From Favorite Son to Foreign Servant (Genesis 37)
Dysfunctional Families Have Always Existed...
Family Dysfunction is _______________ to the Storyline of Genesis (Genesis 3:15, 37:1)
Because of what happened in the ______________, there is dysfunction at your dinner table and at your Christmas get together.
Dysfunction continues into the _____________ generation of the book of Genesis (37:1-2)
The Decline of Joseph...
Joseph was the ________________ Son (37:2-11)
Joseph was ______________ by His Brothers (37:12-35)
Joseph ________________ for a Purpose (37:36)
Joseph points us to ___________________ (Genesis 50:20)
There is a Greater Beloved Son who was Betrayed by His Brothers to Accomplish the Purposes of God.
Memory Verse: Now Israel loved Joseph more than any other of his sons, because he was the son of his old age. And he made him a robe of many colors. - Genesis 37:3