"Be strong and of good courage, do not fear nor be afraid of them. For the LORD your God, He is the One who goes with you. He will not leave you nor forsake you."
If there is one verse in the Bible that could be the contender for the heavyweight champion verse of them all, this just might be it. One short verse encapsulates the entire heart of God and His message to all of His children. There can be no doubt that this message covers the first half of this chapter. And Yahweh desires so strongly for this message to be conveyed to His people that he says it multiple times within just a few short verses. First Moses says it to the Israelites in the above verse. Then Moses says it to Joshua in verses 7-8: