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Ep. 098: David’s Mighty Men

David had developed a group of 30 men that were the core of his fighting force. Joab’s brother led the group because of his bravery. All 30 of these fighting men were proven warriors with skill and courage. But three of them were an inspiration to the entire army. One of these men personally killed…
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Ep. 070: Grandson of Moses

During the time of the Judges, a man named Micah stole 1,100 pieces of silver from his mother. Suddenly he found out that she had put a curse on whoever took it. So he gave it back. She said, “Oh, son. I didn’t know it was you. I was going to give it to you…
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Ep. 068: Three Hundred Foxes and a Jawbone

Samson’s father-in-law gave his daughter to a man who attended the wedding party. He figured Samson didn’t want her any more since he went home without her. Later, Samson went back to visit his wife with a gift. His father-in-law said, “What do you want?” “I’ve come to visit my wife in her room.” The…
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Ep. 063: Three Hundred Men

Gideon gathered a troop of 32,000 men. He took them and camped south of the Midianites. The Lord said to Gideon, “You have too many men with you. If I give the Midianites to you now, Israel will say, ‘We won this victory by our own power.’ Tell them, ‘If you’re afraid, go home.’ ”…
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Ep. 062: Gideon’s Fleece

For seven years, the Midianites came into Israel like a swarm of locusts. They moved across the land, taking everything off it – all the crops and farm animals. They left nothing for the Israelites to eat. The people became desperate and had to find places to hide in mountain caves. A man named Gideon…
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Ep. 061: Deborah and Barak

After Ehud died, Israel once again sinned against God. So the Lord sold them to a Canaanite king. This king ruled over them for twenty years. He was harsh and cruel. His army had 900 iron chariots, and his commander’s name was Sisera. The person who judged Israel at the time was a prophet named…
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Ep. 058: Joshua’s Farewell

After Joshua cleared many of the nations out of Canaan, the land was divided among the various tribes. Caleb went to Joshua and said, “I was forty years old when you and I spied out this land. We brought back an honest report, but our brothers put fear in the hearts of the people. You…
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Ep. 057: Sun Standing Still

The news of the destruction of Jericho and Ai spread throughout Canaan. Most of the cities formed alliances in order to protect themselves from Israel. But one city decided to do something different. A group of men from the city of Gibeon dressed up in old clothes and worn-out sandals. They put old sacks on…
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Ep. 056: Achan

Before conquering Jericho, Joshua had made it clear to the people, “Be careful! Don’t take anything that is set aside for the Lord, or you will be set aside for destruction.” One of the soldiers that went into Jericho that day was a man named Achan. There he saw a bag of silver coins, a…
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Ep. 052: The Death of Moses

The Lord said to Moses, “Go up this mountain. There I’ll show you the land I’m giving Israel. You can’t go in with them because of your sin of hitting the rock. But I’ll let you see the land, and after that you’ll die. Moses said, “Lord, select a man to lead these people –…
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