Grace us to prepare ourselves for you to show us wonders in ______. Give your leaders in ________ courage to do at your command things that would make people scratch their heads! (Like standing in the Jordan at flood stage). Bring ________ together prepared to see your glory.
Joshua to the people): 5 Do all the ritual purifications and prepare yourselves because tomorrow the will show you wonders.
6 Joshua told the priests from the tribe of Levi to pick up the covenant chest and to walk in front of the people, so the priests lifted the chest and carried it to the front of the procession.
Eternal One (to Joshua): 7 Today I will do wonders that will begin to show the Israelites that you have My special favor, that I am with you just as I was with Moses before you. 8 At your command, the priests will carry the covenant chest into the edge of the Jordan water and they are to stand there in the Jordan, waiting.
9 So Joshua called the Israelites together.