Introduction: There is a famine in the world during Jacob’s time which will continue on for about five years. In order to protect and feed Israel, Joseph called them down to Egypt. Jesus speaks of the time of Great Tribulation coming on the world as well.… Read the rest
Introduction: The past many stories which were focused on Joseph showed us pictures of the time from Jesus’ death, all the way through the church age and to the point in history where Israel would again be revived as a people, and that God’s Spirit would then be poured out on them.… Read the rest
Introduction: In 1944 during WWII, Lt. Hiroo Onoda was sent by the Imperial Japanese army to the Philippine island called Lubang. There he engaged in guerrilla warfare. Though the war ended in 1945, he was never officially informed. So for 29 more years, he continued to live in the jungle, ready for when his services and information would be needed.… Read the rest
Introduction: For weeks and weeks now, we’ve been looking at the coming reconciliation between Joseph and his brothers and between Jesus and Israel. There have been so many matching patterns that it is obviously something God does not want us to miss.
It is a central theme here and it continues to be a central theme throughout the entire Bible.… Read the rest
Introduction: When a man and a woman come together as husband and wife, one traditional part of the vow they take is that they will be with each other from that day forward, for better for worse, for richer for poorer, in sickness and in health, to love and to cherish, till death parts them.… Read the rest