Jacob Vows Not to Send Benjamin  

Saturday, September 19        CHRISTIAN EDUCATION MONTH Jacob Vows Not to Send Benjamin   Genesis 42:35-38 NRSV But he said, “My son shall not go down with you, for his brother is dead, and he alone is left. If harm should come to him on the journey that you are to...

Joseph Questions Motives of Brothers

Friday, September 18             CHRISTIAN EDUCATION MONTH Joseph Questions Motives of Brothers Genesis 42:29-34 NRSV But we said to him, “We are honest men, we are not spies.” Genesis 42:31 When you stand upon principles, you can withstand the test that might...

Joseph Returns Money with Grain

Thursday, September 17       CHRISTIAN EDUCATION MONTH Joseph Returns Money with Grain Genesis 42:26-28 NRSV He said to his brothers, “My money has been put back; here it is in my sack!” At this they lost heart and turned trembling to one another saying, “What is this...

Brothers Sent to Egypt to Buy Grain

Wednesday, September 16   CHRISTIAN EDUCATION MONTH Brothers Sent to Egypt to Buy Grain Genesis 42:1-5 NRSV I have heard,“ he said, “that there is grain in Egypt; go down and buy grain for us there, that we may live and not die.” Genesis 42:2 Although they presumed to...