Israel learns how dangerous it is to make a decision before asking God for direction. God makes the sun stand still.
God commands Joshua to be strong and courageous. Joshua demonstrates his faith crossing the Jordan and at the battle of Jericho.
O: Israel repeats cycles of sin, oppression as punishment, repentance, and deliverance through a judge.
WN: Proverbs gives lessons that contrast the wisdom of God to the foolishness of the world.