The Voice Of The Future

It is I who says of Cyrus, ‘He is my shepherd! And he will perform all My desire.’  And he declares of Jerusalem, ‘She will be built’ and of the temple, ‘Your foundation will be laid.’  Isaiah 44:28  As we sit on calamitous events, it’s … Continue reading The Voice Of The Future

What Do We Do Now?

"What do we do now?" That seems to be the question as we watch our world unravel. Are any of us safe? How can we avoid panic? Where is God? God was with Joseph when his world unraveled and unthinkable circumstances overtook him. Instead of … Continue reading What Do We Do Now?

Will The Distressed Come To You?

When all the land of Egypt was famished, the people cried to Pharaoh for bread. Pharaoh said to all the Egyptians, “Go to Joseph. What he says to you, do.” Genesis 41:55 Who better to turn to than a Pharaoh for help? People in high … Continue reading Will The Distressed Come To You?

I Can Never Forget My Suffering

Joseph called the name of the firstborn Manasseh. “For,” he said, “God has made me forget all my hardship and all my father’s house.” The name of the second he called Ephraim, “For God has made me fruitful in the land of my affliction.” Genesis … Continue reading I Can Never Forget My Suffering

How Far Will I Go To Earn Respect?

And Pharaoh called Joseph’s name Zaphenath-paneah. And he gave him in marriage Asenath, the daughter of Potiphera priest of On. So Joseph went out over the land of Egypt. Genesis 41:45   I can learn a lot from watching the lives of heroes like Joseph … Continue reading How Far Will I Go To Earn Respect?

He Lets Me See So I Can Do Something

Let Pharaoh proceed to appoint overseers over the land and take one-fifth of the produce of the land of Egypt during the seven plentiful years. 35 And let them gather all the food of these good years that are coming and store up grain under … Continue reading He Lets Me See So I Can Do Something

Am I Really Hearing God’s Voice?

Then Joseph said to Pharaoh, “The dreams of Pharaoh are one; God has revealed to Pharaoh what he is about to do. Genesis 41:25 God gave Pharaoh two dreams that meant the same thing. Why did He do that? I suspect so that Pharaoh wouldn’t … Continue reading Am I Really Hearing God’s Voice?