Leadership During Crisis

Sunday, September 13. Christian Education Sunday (as observed by many AME congregations) Leadership During Crisis Genesis 41:25-33, 37-40, 50-52 NRSV Pharaoh said to his servants, “Can we find anyone else like this – one in whom is the spirit of God?” Genesis 41:38 It...

Egypt Feeds the Middle East

Saturday, September 12        CHRISTIAN EDUCATION MONTH Egypt Feeds the Middle East Genesis 41:53-57 NRSV Moreover, all the world came to Joseph in Egypt to buy grain, because the famine became severe throughout the world. Genesis 41:57 God expects us to live with a...

Storing Grain for the Future

Friday, September 11            CHRISTIAN EDUCATION MONTH Storing Grain for the Future Genesis 41:41-49 NRSV So Joseph stored up grain in such abundance – like the sand of the sea – that he stopped measuring it; it was beyond measure. Genesis 41:49 God of provision,...

Preparing for the Expected Famine

Thursday, September 10       CHRISTIAN EDUCATION MONTH Preparing for the Expected Famine Genesis 41:34-36 NRSV “The food shall be a reserve for the land against the seven years of famine that are to befall the land of Egypt, so that the land may not perish through the...

Dreams of Cows and Corn Explained

Wednesday, September 9     CHRISTIAN EDUCATION MONTH Dreams of Cows and Corn Explained Genesis 41:14-24 NRSV And Pharaoh said to Joseph, “I have had a dream, and there is no one who can interpret it. I have heard it said of you that when you hear a dream you can...

Joseph, Chief Interpreter of Dreams

Tuesday, September 8           CHRISTIAN EDUCATION MONTH Joseph, Chief Interpreter of Dreams Genesis 41:9-13 NRSV As he interpreted to us, so it turned out; I was restored to my office, and the baker was hanged.” Genesis 41:13 Our gifts are intended to help build...