Dr. Danny Campbell
This young convert was deeply impressed and determined to make these the rules of his life. From that day onward throughout his life he made it a rule to spend the first moments of his day alone with God and God's Word. Before he read a letter, looked at a paper or even read a telegram, he went first to the Bible, that the first impression of the day might be what he got directly from God.
- Series: Genesis Teaching
- Scripture: Genesis 41
Genesis Chapter 41
Pharaoh dreams of the future V. 1-8
Joseph is brought from the prison to the ______________ V. 9-24
Don’t miss that Joseph took the time to ______________________ himself well before the boss!
In verse 16 we again see Joseph quickly give God the glory, in a __________ not hokie way, with no hint of a bitter heart over all he has been through.
Joseph interprets Pharaoh’s dream and _________ Pharaoh V. 25-36
Why has God shown Pharaoh what He is about to do?
The reason God does everything he does: For his own _____________!
In verses 33-36 Joseph goes from interpretation to exercising his leadership gift, including how a good leader __________________.
Joseph rises to ______________ in Egypt V. 37-57
The whole episode emphatically _________ what Jesus says in Matt. 25:23: “Well done, good and faithful servant; you have been faithful over a few things, I will make you ruler over many things.”
Joseph acknowledges God’s _______________ in the naming of his sons.
Manasseh means Making forgetful – “God had made me forget all my toil and all my father’s house”
Ephraim means _______________ – “God has made me to be fruitful in the land of my affliction”
Great foreshadowing in verse 57 – : all the other countries had to come to Joseph for survival! “All” will include the 12 Tribes of _____________!