Sermon Series
  • 1. Dealing With An Imperfect Family

    Contributed on Mar 19, 2001
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    Insights on how Joseph was faithful to God even in an imperfect family.

    When Life is the Pits A Study of the Life of Joseph Sermon # 1 “Dealing with an Imperfect Family.” Genesis 37: 1-11 The term dysfunctional is used quite often today in regard to families. The word refers to the ...read more

  • 2. Dealing With Disaster

    Contributed on Mar 27, 2001
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    Encouragement to stay faithful in adversity.

    When Life is the Pits A Study of the Life of Joseph Sermon # 2 “Dealing With Disaster” Genesis 37:12-36 Last week we introduced our study of the life of Joseph entitled “When Life is the Pits.” We ...read more

  • 3. Dealing With Temptation

    Contributed on Apr 1, 2001
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    Five principles to win a victory over temptation taken from the life of Joseph

    When Life is the Pits A Study of the Life of Joseph Sermon # 3 “Dealing With Temptation” Genesis 39:1-20 When we left Joseph last time he had been sold into slavery by his brothers to a band ...read more

  • 4. Lead Us Not Into Temptation

    Contributed on Apr 1, 2001
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    A prayer for protection during temptation.

    A Study of the Lord’s Prayer Lesson # 7 “Lead Us Not Into Temptation” Matthew 6:13 “In this manner, therefore, pray: Our Father in heaven, Hallowed be Your name. Your kingdom come. Your will be done On earth as it is in ...read more

  • 5. Dealing With Disappointment

    Contributed on Jul 2, 2001
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    One minute Joseph is a seventeen- year-old boy with all of his life ahead of him and in the next a slave who’s only prospect is a life of drudgery. A look at how he hands disappointment.

    “When Life is The Pits” A Study of the Life of Joseph Sermon # 4 “Dealing With Disappointment” Genesis 39:20-23 – 40:1-8, 14, 21-23 For the last several weeks we have been engaged in the study of a man by the name ...read more

  • 6. Dealing With Delay

    Contributed on Jul 2, 2001
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    Joseph teaches us how to deal with delay when we find ourselves in one of the "waiting rooms" of life.

    “When Life is The Pits” A Study of the Life of Joseph Sermon # 5 “Dealing With Delay” Genesis 40: 23- 41:1-40 What we are talking about today is the “waiting rooms” of life. Have you ever noticed that some ...read more

  • 7. Dealing With A Seared Conscience

    Contributed on Jul 2, 2001
    based on 140 ratings
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    Notice God’s gracious methods of awakening the conscience of Joseph’s brothers.

    “When Life Is the Pits” A Study of the Life of Joseph Sermon # 6 “Dealing With A Seared Conscience” Genesis 42:1-28 Are there things that happened in the past that the mere mention of creates a new sense of pain ...read more

  • 8. Dealing With A Doubting Heart

    Contributed on Jul 3, 2001
    based on 37 ratings
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    Three different reactions to adversity are portrayed in this text.

    “When Life is the Pits” A Study of the Life of Joseph Sermon # 7 “Dealing With A Doubting Heart” Gen 42:29-38 - 43:1-14 Last week we saw how the hand of God was drawing the brothers of Joseph to Him. God used ...read more

  • 9. Dealing With Rebuilding Trust

    Contributed on Jul 3, 2001
    based on 118 ratings
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    The past had shattered Joseph’s ability to trust his brothers. In order to trust his brothers, Joseph needed to know and believe two things –

    “When Life is the Pits” A Study of the Life of Joseph Sermon # 8 “Dealing With Rebuilding Trust!” Genesis 43:15-34, 44:1-14 Trust is a valuable commodity, it is hard to obtain and easy to lose. Trust is one of the ...read more

  • 10. Dealing With Forgiveness

    Contributed on Jul 3, 2001
    based on 390 ratings
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    The story of Joseph gives us a model for forgiveness!

    “When Life is the Pits” A Study of the Life of Joseph Sermon # 9 “Dealing With Forgiveness!” Genesis 45:1-20 “Simon Wiesenthal lost 89 relatives in Hitler’s death camps. He has devoted his life to finding ...read more