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My Lessons from Genesis 39-40

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Today, @thelafamily read Genesis 39 and 40 on the #LAGenesis program and I’m sharing my thoughts here.

Let us look at the story of Joseph in the light of the promise that God gave. His life was such a yo-yo, up today, down tomorrow. And it is tempting in the face of those yo-yo moments to assume that God has abandoned you. Let’s see Genesis 39:1, the bible says that Potiphar bought him as a slave. And verse 2 says the Lord was with Joseph, and he was a prosperous man; and he was in the house of his master the Egyptian.

  • He was not in the palace yet, he had not fully attained his dream but at the very lowest, from the favoured son to the slave of an Egyptian, the bible records that the lord was with him...
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Confident Trust

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@TheLAfamily and I have been studying the New Testament. Today, while studying Hebrews 9 and 10 the following verses stood out for me.

Let us hold tightly without wavering to the hope we affirm, for God can be trusted to keep his promise (Heb. 10:23)

So do not throw away this confident trust in the Lord. Remember the great reward it brings you!  Patient endurance is what you need now, so that you will continue to do Gods will. Then you will receive all that he has promised (Heb. 10:35-36)

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Have you ever been in company of a guide in the middle of what appeared to be nowhere and next thing, you find out that, thanks to your guide, you actually arrived where you were initially headed even if it didn’t appear like you were headed there? You probably just stood in awe at the proficiency of...

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