The nationalistic, sectarian mindset offers nothing but divisions. What justifies us before God is faith in Jesus Christ!
The place of religion should be under the authority of the Gospel
You cannot have a personal relationship with the law! You try to please the law. But you can have a loving relationship with Jesus.
..."it wasn't a one off experience with the Word of God. God told Joshua you need to be strong and courageous"
It is fascinating to read and understand that Joshua before he set his foot on the promised land, was legally his!!