A Study of Joseph – Life Repeats Itself

In the last post I mentioned two gentlemen that would play a significant role in Joseph's life. Both men served in Pharaoh's court, as one served as his cupbearer and the other his baker. These two men probably had no idea how they would help impact the world for years and years to come but … Continue reading A Study of Joseph – Life Repeats Itself

A Study of Joseph – Steadfast and Strong

As the scene shifts to Egypt, things look extremely bleak for Joseph. Sold into slavery and now being taken into a foreign land, Joseph's future isn't looking to bright. I would encourage you to read Genesis 39 and as you do, notice that in every trial that comes to Joseph, he stays steadfast and strong … Continue reading A Study of Joseph – Steadfast and Strong

A Study of Joseph – Joseph/Jesus Parallels

I thought it might be good to look at a couple of parallels between the lives of Jesus and Joseph.  Joseph's life is a foreshadowing of the one true Messiah that was to come later. Joseph was a servant of God, maybe not by his choice, but a servant none the less.  Jesus was the … Continue reading A Study of Joseph – Joseph/Jesus Parallels

A Study of Joseph – History Repeated

Joseph becomes the main character of Genesis beginning in Chapter 37:2 - This is the account of Jacob’s family line. Joseph, a young man of seventeen, was tending the flocks with his brothers, the sons of Bilhah and the sons of Zilpah, his father’s wives, and he brought their father a bad report about them. At this … Continue reading A Study of Joseph – History Repeated

Knowing God – the Final Post

After much thought and prayer I have concluded the following: there is no way to adequately translate my thoughts or revelations in a way that would justify the work that J.I. Packer has put into this wonderful book. I have never read a book that breaks down the intricacies as well as Packer does in … Continue reading Knowing God – the Final Post

Inspired

I am not writing this because I think this will inspire you in some way. No, this is probably more of a challenge if anything. Recently, I was fortunate enough to take part in a couple of meetings/discussions that has me feeling inspired. The content of the meeting or even what I feel inspired about is … Continue reading Inspired