LESSON 4: JOSEPH

“Soon I will die,” Joseph told his brothers, “but God will surely come to help you and lead you out of this land of Egypt. He will bring you back to the land he solemnly promised to give to Abraham, to Isaac, and to Jacob.” (Genesis 50:24, NLT) Genesis 50:22-26; Hebrews 11:22 When we come […]

LESSON 3: JOSEPH

“But don’t be upset, and don’t be angry with yourselves for selling me to this place. It was God who sent me here ahead of you to preserve your lives.” (Genesis 45:5, NLT) Genesis 42-45 Forgiveness is one of the hardest things we are called to do as followers of Christ. It is human nature […]

LESSON 2: JOSEPH

“But the Lord was with Joseph in prison and showed him His faithful love.” (Genesis39:21, NLT) Genesis 38-41 Most of us, fortunately, will not spend time in a literal prison in our lifetimes. But we can find ourselves imprisoned by our circumstances (illness, financial struggles, family problems) or by our own negative emotions (envy, bitterness, […]

LESSON 1: JOSEPH

“And we know that in all things, God works for the good of those who love Him, who have been called according to His purpose.” (Romans 8:28, NLT) Genesis 37  The same question gets asked in a variety of forms: Where is God when it hurts? Why do bad things happen to good people? How […]