Joseph and Mary, picked by God.

Joseph and Mary, Picked by God (Matthew 1:1-16 ; Luke 3:23-38)  One of the overlooked facts in the passages that we use for Christmas is how God worked behind the scenes to bring about certain prophesies concerning the birth of Jesus Christ. In this lesson we will look at some...

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The Success of Joseph

The Sucess of Joseph Gen. 39 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO Joseph is the greatest type of Christ in the Bible.  As Christians, we are constantly being conformed to the image of Jesus Christ by the Holy Spirit in us.  Therefore, since Joseph was a type of Christ, we ought to be...

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Genesis 50 The Burial of Jacob

Genesis 50 The Burial of Jacob CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO Embalming and Mourning (1-3)   Joseph commanded the physicians to embalm Jacob to preserve his body for the trip to and burial in Canaan.  Egyptians embalmed corpses to preserve them.  They removed the brain through the nostrils, the entrails through...

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Genesis 46 Reconciling the Number of Souls in Egypt.

Genesis 46:8-27 Reconciling the Number of Souls in Egypt CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO When Jacob left Canaan to go into Egypt, he took all of his family with him.  This episode in his life is recorded in Gen. 46, Ex. 1 and Acts 7.  These three chapters show four different...

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Genesis 45:1-15 Joseph like Jesus Revealing Himself

Genesis 45:1-5 Joseph like Jesus Revealing Himself CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO After Joseph’s brothers finally came to the place of real humility, Joseph revealed himself to them.  His revelation typifies the Lord’s revelation of himself to sinners that come to him for salvation.  Before we examine the types, it is...

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Genesis 41:46-57 Joseph – like Jesus’ Ministry

03-7-27 Genesis 41:46-57 Joseph – Like Jesus’ Ministry CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO Once Joseph began to rule, things turned out exactly as he had prophesied in the interpretation of the dreams.  The seven years of plenty came and they stored up corn for the coming famine.  Then the famine began...

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Genesis 41:33-45 Joseph – The Wise Ruler

Genesis 41:33-45 Joseph – The Wise Ruler CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO In this lesson, Joseph recommended to Pharaoh a course of action to prepare for the coming famine.  Pharaoh and his servants agreed that Joseph was the best man to oversee the plan.  So, Joseph was released from prison and...

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