Category Archives: Life of Joseph

There’s No Place Like Home

Thanksgiving and Christmas are two holidays that make a lot of people think about one place – home! Around Christmas, we sing songs like… Oh, theres no place like home for the holidays Cause no matter how far away you … Continue reading

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Wonderful Words of Life

Sing them over again to me, wonderful words of life, Let me more of their beauty see, wonderful words of life; Words of life and beauty teach me faith and duty. Beautiful words, wonderful words, wonderful words of life. Here … Continue reading

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Great Peace

“When peace, like a river, attendeth my way, when sorrows like sea billows roll; Whatever my lot, Thou hast taught me to say, It is well, it is well with my soul.” Horatio Spaffored penned those words after having been … Continue reading

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God Be Gracious to You

“And he lifted up his eyes, and saw his brother Benjamin, his mother’s son, and said, Is this your younger brother, of whom ye spake unto me? And he said, God be gracious unto thee, my son. ” Genesis 43:29 … Continue reading

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What Are You Waiting For?

As we begin Genesis chapter 43, Jacob was hungry and instructed his sons to go back to Egypt to get more food. However, his oldest son, Judah, reminded him of the stipulations that had been placed upon them by Joseph before … Continue reading

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Our Infinite, Omniscient God

To bake a chocolate cake, you need sugar, all-purpose flour, cocoa, baking powder, baking soda, salt, eggs, milk, vegetable oil, vanilla extract. Any one of those ingredients – by themselves may not taste too good. But the finished product, with … Continue reading

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“All These Things Are Against Me!”

And Jacob their father said unto them, Me have ye bereaved of my children: Joseph is not, and Simeon is not, and ye will take Benjamin away: all these things are against me. Have you ever felt the way that … Continue reading

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God’s Mercy and Grace

I am often reminded of God’s mercy. One such reminder comes through the verses, Lamentation 3:22-23, “It is of the LORD’S mercies that we are not consumed, because his compassions fail not. “They are new every morning: great is thy faithfulness.” … Continue reading

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The Life of Joseph: Guilty!

“And they said one to another, We are verily guilty concerning our brother, in that we saw the anguish of his soul, when he besought us, and we would not hear; therefore is this distress come upon us. “And Reuben … Continue reading

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Preparation or Procrastination

Many of us have been in this situation when we were younger. Our parents decide to go out for the evening. As they are getting ready to leave they say, “We’ve left you a list of chores on the table. … Continue reading

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