Exodus, The Continuation of Genesis

Exodus 1:1-7 use almost the same works as Genesis 46:8. Interestingly, in Hebrew, the first word of the book of Exodus is the equivalent of our word “And.”  Thus, the author links Exodus to the story that unfolded in Genesis, especially the chapters 12-50, the story of Abraham and Abraham’s family. Verse six says, “AndContinue reading “Exodus, The Continuation of Genesis”

The Spirit of Forgiveness

Now therefore be not grieved, nor angry with yourselves, that you sold me here for God did send me before you to preserve life. Genesis 45:5 I chose this passage today for a reason.  We are living in trying times.  It appears life is changing that this will be one of those dramatic times inContinue reading “The Spirit of Forgiveness”

Joseph Honored the Creator

Joseph Honored the Creator The king … made him master of his household, ruler over all he possessed, to discipline his princes as he pleased and teach his elders wisdom. Psalm 105:20-22, NIV. From the dungeon Joseph was exalted to be ruler over all the land of Egypt. It was a position of high honor,Continue reading “Joseph Honored the Creator”