A long time ago in a promised land far away some spies were sent out. Joshua was obediently aiming at city number two after the Jordan river crossing. When the men of the mission ground back into Gilgal they told Joshua he should call for the B-team. “That city is in a AAA league,” they said, having jumped up from the grasshopper level at Jericho. Send but 3,000 against Ai and the victory will be won!
So Joshua did just that. The 3,000 were up to the challenge or so it would seem, but there was a problem in the camp. [Read more…]