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Learning about Joseph


Who is Joseph ?

Do you know Joseph ?

Is he special even Paul make Joseph written in Hebrew 11:22 ?

Joseph is the 11th son of Jacob.  His mother is Rachel and Rachel has named him as Joseph based on “God has taken away my disgrace” (Genesis 30:23). Joseph has a younger brother named Benjamin (Genesis 35:18). Joseph has 2 (two) sons, Manasseh (Genesis 41:51) and Ephraim (Genesis 41:52) from his wife Asenath (Genesis 41:45) and died at 110 years old (Genesis 50:26).

Special Days of Joseph

  • Genesis 37:2 I can say Joseph life started at 17 years old
  • Genesis 37:6-9 Joseph has vision of dreams
  • Genesis 37:28 Joseph was sold for 20 shekels
  • Genesis 40:23 Joseph forgotten by The chief cupbearer
  • Genesis 41:46 Joseph spent 13 years in faith of God’s promises
  • Genesis 47:29 Joseph’s faith about committed his promise to father, Israel

God’s Mercy on Joseph

  • Genesis 37: 3 Israel loved Joseph more than any of his other sons
  • Genesis 37:21-22;29 Reuben tried to rescue Joseph from other brothers hands
  • Genesis 39:2;21 Lord always be with Joseph
  • Genesis 41:9 The chief cupbearer remember about Joseph
  • Genesis 41:14 Pharaoh sent for Joseph
  • Genesis 41:38 Joseph has Pharaoh’s heart
  • Genesis 41:42 Pharaoh gave Joseph ring, robes of fine linen and put a gold chain around his neck
  • Genesis 41:45 Pharaoh gave Joseph the name Zaphenath-Paneah and gave him Asenath
  • Genesis 41:46 Joseph became Pharaoh’s assistant at 30 years old
  • Genesis 42:1-38 Joseph met again with his brothers, unless Benjamin
  • Genesis 43:1-34 Joseph met again with all his brothers
  • Genesis 46:34 Joseph teach his brothers by his wisdom of knowledge
  • Genesis 47:12 Joseph also provided his father and his brothers and all his father’s household with food, according to the number of their children
  • Genesis 48:14 Israel blessed Joseph and his sons Ephraim and Manasseh
  • Genesis 48:22 Israel  gave one more ridge of land than to other brothers, and said “the ridge I took from the Amorites with my sword and my bow.”

The Best of Joseph (Faith)

  • Genesis 40:8 Joseph believes he has Awesome God and said : “Do not interpretations belong to God?”
  • Genesis 41:16 Joseph knows him self and believe all source from God
  • Genesis 41:46 Joseph spent 13 years in faith of God’s promises
  • Genesis 45:5-8 Joseph believe about God’s plan in his life
  • Genesis 46:4 Israel got vision about Joseph
  • Genesis 50:19-21 Joseph already forgave his brothers and blessing them
  • Genesis 50:25 Joseph has faith and made the Israelites swear an oath

I want to be like Joseph, he has faith and trust in God deeply.

Wish this can be blessing for everyone.

 

Love,

kei

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~ by keishinta on July 29, 2013.

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