Falling from Favor
I) Favoritism in family relationships can lead to disaster
II) Joseph is the favored son
III) Is Joseph clueless or manipulative?
IV) The NT warns us about showing partiality
V) We see here that is has horrific consequences
VI) Joseph’s life parallels the life of Jesus in many ways
VII) We are left with a cliffhanger — what will happen next?
VIII) Joseph’s story will teach us to trust God even in difficult circumstances
IX) The Lord’s Supper teaches us the same thing!