Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God’s Plan? Part 25

This entry is part 25 of 45 in the series Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God's Plan?

Recap Part 24: “By faith Moses, when he was born, was hid three months of his parents, because they saw he was a proper child; and they were not afraid of the king’s commandment. By faith Moses, when he was come to years, refused to be called the son of Pharaoh’s daughter; Choosing rather to […]

Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God’s Plan? Part 24

This entry is part 24 of 45 in the series Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God's Plan?

Recap of Part 23: The family is finally reunited in Goshen. The most joyous part is when his father hears the news of him ruling in Egypt and that he lives. After 13 years of fellowship in Egypt Jacob calls his kids together to bless them. Joseph promises to bury his father in his homeland […]

Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God’s Plan? Part 23

This entry is part 23 of 45 in the series Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God's Plan?

Recap Part 22: Joseph, as head of Egypt, sees his brothers after so many years of separation; after they sold him into slavery. They don’t know who he is because he has aged and he speaks to them through an interpreter which made it more difficult. Joseph plays several tricks on them and they give […]

Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God’s Plan? Part 22

This entry is part 22 of 45 in the series Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God's Plan?

Recap Part 21: Joseph is the head guy in Egypt; only below Pharaoh. He revealed Pharaoh’s dream to him and was elevated to a place of honor because of it. He is age 30 at this time. A life free from prison must seem like a dream to him. Part 22 Joseph began his task […]

Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God’s Plan? Part 21

This entry is part 21 of 45 in the series Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God's Plan?

Recap Part 20: “Pharaoh dreamed: and, behold, he stood by the river. And, behold, there came up out of the river seven well favoured kine and fatfleshed; and they fed in a meadow. And, behold, seven other kine came up after them out of the river, ill favoured and leanfleshed; and stood by the other […]

Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God’s Plan? Part 20

This entry is part 20 of 45 in the series Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God's Plan?

After the three days the butler is restored to his position while the baker is hanged for his crimes. This of course was foretold by the interpretations Joseph gave them. However, the baker forgets his promise to Joseph. Joseph remains in prison for two more years. “And it came to pass the third day, which […]

Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God’s Plan? Part 19

This entry is part 19 of 45 in the series Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God's Plan?

Recap Part 18: The chief butler told his dream to Joseph and he enjoyed its good news. At the end of its interpretation Joseph says: “But think on me when it shall be well with thee, and shew kindness, I pray thee, unto me, and make mention of me unto Pharaoh, and bring me out […]

Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God’s Plan? Part 18

This entry is part 18 of 45 in the series Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God's Plan?

Recap of Part 17: Joseph ends up in prison for a crime he didn’t commit. Most prisoners have this story, but Joseph really did nothing wrong. Potiphar’s wife claimed that he tried to rape her. “And it came to pass after these things, that his master’s wife cast her eyes upon Joseph; and she said, […]

Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God’s Plan? Part 17

This entry is part 17 of 45 in the series Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God's Plan?

Recap of Part 16: In the land of Canaan, when Jacob’s son Joseph is 17 years old, he begins to have dreams and is hated because of them. Later, “his brethren went to feed their father’s flock in Shechem. And Israel said unto Joseph, Do not thy brethren feed the flock in Shechem? come, and […]

Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God’s Plan? Part 16

This entry is part 16 of 45 in the series Did the Old Testament Greats Understand God's Plan?

Part 15 recap: Jacob returns from the land of Canaan very reluctantly as he must face his brother Esau. Jacob had tricked his father into giving him Esau’s blessing over twenty years prior to his return. Jacob trusts God and his plan and moves forward towards the goal. “And Jacob lifted up his eyes, and […]