Reflections from Genesis

RELEASE YOURSELF

RELEASE YOURSELF

Genesis 50:17 '‘Thus you shall say to Joseph: 'I beg you, please forgive the trespass of your...

BURIAL CONCERNS

BURIAL CONCERNS

Genesis 50:5 "My father made me swear, saying, 'Behold, I am dying; in my grave which I dug for...

IT’S OK TO MOURN

IT’S OK TO MOURN

Genesis 50:1 "Then Joseph fell on his father's face and wept over him, and kissed...

BEWARE OF THE WOLF

BEWARE OF THE WOLF

Genesis 49:27 "Benjamin is a ravenous wolf; In the morning he shall devour the prey, And at night...

ORDAINED FOR WEALTH

ORDAINED FOR WEALTH

Genesis 49:20 "Bread from Asher shall be rich, And he shall yield royal...

AN OVERCOMER

AN OVERCOMER

Genesis 49:19 "Gad, a troop shall tramp upon him, But he shall triumph at last."   ...

TREACHEROUS LEADERS

TREACHEROUS LEADERS

Genesis 49:16-17 "Dan shall judge his people...Dan shall be a serpent by the way, A viper by the...

ANOTHER TWO ENEMIES

ANOTHER TWO ENEMIES

Genesis 49:15 "He saw that rest was good, And that the land was pleasant; He bowed his shoulder to...

THE TWO ENEMIES

THE TWO ENEMIES

Genesis 49:13 "Zebulun shall dwell by the haven of the sea; He shall become a haven for ships, And...

CHOSEN FOR GREATNESS

CHOSEN FOR GREATNESS

Genesis 49:8 "Judah, you are he whom your brothers shall praise; Your hand shall be on the neck of...

DANGER OF EXPRESSED ANGER

DANGER OF EXPRESSED ANGER

Genesis 49:6-7 "... For in their anger they slew a man, And in their self-will, they hamstrung an...

YOUR FINAL WORDS

YOUR FINAL WORDS

Genesis 47:29 "When the time drew near that Israel must die, he called his son Joseph and said to...

LIVE BY A HIGHER CODE

LIVE BY A HIGHER CODE

Genesis 47:24-25 "'And it shall come to pass in the harvest that you shall give one-fifth to...

PURCHASED!

PURCHASED!

Genesis 47:23 "Then Joseph said to the people, 'Indeed I have bought you and your land this day...

THE FAITHFUL STEWARD

THE FAITHFUL STEWARD

Genesis 47:14 "And Joseph gathered up all the money that was found in the land of Egypt and in the...

PROVIDE FOR YOUR FAMILY

PROVIDE FOR YOUR FAMILY

Genesis 47:11 "And Joseph situated his father and his brothers, and gave them a possession in the...

REMEMBER THE GOOD DAYS

REMEMBER THE GOOD DAYS

Genesis 47:9 "And Jacob said to Pharaoh, "The days of the years of my pilgrimage are one hundred...

MANAGING YOUR DAY

MANAGING YOUR DAY

Genesis 47:9 "And Jacob said to Pharaoh, 'The days of the years of my pilgrimage are one hundred...

THE PILGRIMAGE

THE PILGRIMAGE

Genesis 47:9 "And Jacob said to Pharaoh, 'The days of the years of my pilgrimage are one hundred...

BLESS

BLESS

Genesis 47:7 "Then Joseph brought in his father Jacob and set him before Pharaoh; and Jacob...

DEVELOPING COMPETENCE

DEVELOPING COMPETENCE

Genesis 47:6 "The land of Egypt is before you...And if you know any competent men among them, then...

LIKE OUR FATHERS

LIKE OUR FATHERS

Genesis 47:3 "Then Pharaoh said to his brothers, 'What is your occupation?' And they said to...

THE SCORNFUL

THE SCORNFUL

Genesis 46:34 "...for every shepherd is an abomination to the Egyptians."   The...

LIFE BENCHMARKS

LIFE BENCHMARKS

Genesis 46:30 "And Israel said to Joseph, 'Now let me die, since I have seen your face, because...

ENTERING EGYPT

ENTERING EGYPT

Genesis 46:4 "I will go down with you to Egypt, and I will also surely bring you up again, and...

UNIQUE APPEARANCE

UNIQUE APPEARANCE

Genesis 46:2 "Then God spoke to Israel in the visions of the night, and said, Jacob,  Jacob!'...