At the fords of the Arnon
Look, I will be waiting at the fords of the desert until word from you
During the night Jacob quickly took
They will report that the fords have been captured, the reed marshes have been burned, the soldiers are terrified.
The Gileadites captured the fords of the Jordan River
He said to them, “Follow me, for the Lord is about to defeat your enemies, the Moabites!”
Now send word quickly to David and warn him,
then they said to him, “Say ‘Shibboleth!’”
They crossed at the ford in order to help the king’s household cross and to do whatever he thought appropriate. Now after he had crossed the Jordan, Shimei son of Gera threw himself down before the king.
Now Gideon sent messengers throughout the Ephraimite hill country who announced, “Go down and head off the Midianites.
Again he measured 1,750 feet and it was a river I could not cross, for the water had risen; it was deep enough to swim in, a river that could not be crossed.
Then the two men returned – they came down from the hills, crossed the river,
Some of the Hebrews crossed over the Jordan River
They captured the two Midianite generals, Oreb and Zeeb.
I have been on journeys many times, in dangers from rivers, in dangers from robbers,