Hope

November 17, 2013
Hope Genesis 49:29-50:26 by William Klock Jacob’s death is given a very large place in the closing chapters of Genesis.  As we’ve seen, Chapter 48 is taken up with his…

Let Go

October 20, 2013
Let Go Genesis 46:1-47:12 One of the things you can’t help but notice about the life of Joseph is how dramatically it points us to Christ.  Joseph’s reconciliation with his…

Transformed

October 6, 2013
Transformed Genesis 43:1-44:34 God is about the business of transformation.  When we pray in the Lord’s Prayer, “Thy kingdom come,” this is what we’re asking for: for God’s rule to…

Severe Mercies

September 29, 2013
Severe Mercies Genesis 42:1-38 Today’s pop-psychologists and advice gurus often talk about “tough love”.  The idea is that we often “enable” the poor choices others make by giving them support…

Faithful Patience

September 15, 2013
Faithful Patience Genesis 40:1-23 The story of Joseph’s slavery in Genesis 39 is a reminder to us that trials and suffering are very much the lot of the saints.  Joseph’s…