HOW TO WAIT ON THE LORD IN TOUGH TIMES

Now some time after these things happened, Joseph was told, “Your father is sick.” So he took his two sons Manasseh and Ephraim with him [to go to Goshen]. And when Jacob (Israel) was told, “Look now, your son Joseph has come to you,” Israel strengthened himself and sat up on the bed. Genesis 48:1-2…

BIRTHING DREAMS IN PLEASURE

And He said, “I will certainly return to you according to the time of life, and behold, Sarah your wife shall have a son.” (Sarah was listening in the tent door which was behind him.) Now Abraham and Sarah were old, well advanced in age; and Sarah had passed the age of childbearing.Therefore Sarah laughed…

MAMRE IN HEBRON

Now the Lord appeared to Abraham by the terebinth trees of Mamre [in Hebron], while he was sitting at the tent door in the heat of the day. When he raised his eyes and looked up, behold, three men were standing [a little distance] from him. When he saw them, he ran from the tent…

WALK BY FAITH AND NOT BY SIGHT

When the chief baker saw that the interpretation [of the dream] was good, he said to Joseph, “I also dreamed… Genesis 40:16(AMP) Before interpreting any dream, Joseph acknowledged God. He said, “Do not interpretations belong to God? Please tell me [your dreams]”. The butler immediately began to tell Joseph his dream. His actions revealed his…

LIVING THROUGH GOD’S PERSPECTIVE

…Joseph said to his brothers, “Please come closer to me.” And they approached him. And he said, “I am Joseph your brother, whom you sold into Egypt. Now do not be distressed or angry with yourselves because you sold me here, for God sent me ahead of you to save life and preserve our family….

MEAL PLAN

Afterward, the Holy Spirit led Jesus into the lonely wilderness in order to reveal his strength against the accuser by going through the ordeal of testing. And after fasting for forty days, Jesus was extremely weak and famished.Then the tempter came to entice him to provide food by doing a miracle. So he said to…

THE PRESENCE OF THE LORD BRINGS PROSPERITY

The Lord was with Joseph, and he [even though a slave] became a successful and prosperous man; and he was in the house of his master, the Egyptian. Now his master saw that the Lord was with him and that the Lord caused all that he did to prosper (succeed) in his hand. Genesis 39:2-3…

THE LORD TURNS THE VALLEY OF TROUBLE INTO A GATEWAY OF HOPE

What Jacob said:…,“I will go down to Sheol (the place of the dead) in mourning for my son.” And his father wept for him. (Genesis 37:35 AMP)What God said:I will go down with you to Egypt, and I will also surely bring you (your people) up again; and Joseph will put his hand on your…

UNCONDITIONAL LOVE

And they said to one another, “Truly we are guilty regarding our brother [Joseph], because we saw the distress and anguish of his soul when he pleaded with us [to let him go], yet we would not listen [to his cry]; so this distress and anguish has come on us.” Reuben answered them, “Did I…

Those who flourish are planted .

Thus says the Lord: “Cursed is  the man who trusts in man And makes flesh his strength, Whose heart departs from the Lord. For he shall be like a shrub in the desert, And shall not see when good comes,But shall inhabit the parched places in the wilderness, In a salt land which is not inhabited. “Blessed is the man who trusts in…