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Joseph – week 2, day 6

TODAY’S SCRIPTURE: Genesis 40:25-36 (NRSV*) Then Joseph said to Pharaoh, “Pharaoh’s dreams are one and the same; God has revealed to Pharaoh what he is about to do. The seven good cows are seven years, and the seven good ears are … Continue reading

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Joseph – week 2, day 5

TODAY’S SCRIPTURE: Genesis 41:14-24 (ESV*) Then Pharaoh sent and called Joseph, and they quickly brought him out of the pit. And when he had shaved himself and changed his clothes, he came in before Pharaoh. And Pharaoh said to Joseph, … Continue reading

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Joseph – week 2, day 4

TODAY’S SCRIPTURE: Genesis 40:16-23 (NIV*) Finally, the king’s chief cup-bearer spoke up. “Today I have been reminded of my failure,” he told Pharaoh. “Some time ago, you were angry with the chief baker and me, and you imprisoned us in … Continue reading

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Joseph – week 2, day 3

TODAY’S SCRIPTURE: Genesis 40:16-23 (NIV*) When two full years had passed, Pharaoh had a dream: He was standing by the Nile, when out of the river there came up seven cows, sleek and fat, and they grazed among the reeds. … Continue reading

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Joseph – week 2, day 2

TODAY’S SCRIPTURE: Genesis 40:16-23 (NLT*) When the chief baker saw that Joseph had given the first dream such a positive interpretation, he said to Joseph, “I had a dream, too. In my dream there were three baskets of white pastries … Continue reading

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Joseph – week 2, day 1

TODAY’S SCRIPTURE: Genesis 40:1-15 (NRSV*) Some time after this, the cupbearer of the king of Egypt and his baker offended their lord the king of Egypt. Pharaoh was angry with his two officers, the chief cupbearer and the chief baker, and he … Continue reading

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Joseph – week 1, day 6

TODAY’S SCRIPTURE: Genesis 39:11-23 (NLT*) One day, however, no one else was around when he went in to do his work. She came and grabbed him by his cloak, demanding, “Come on, sleep with me!” Joseph tore himself away, but … Continue reading

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Joseph – week 1, day 5

TODAY’S SCRIPTURE: Genesis 39:1-10 (NASB*) Now Joseph had been taken down to Egypt; and Potiphar, an Egyptian officer of Pharaoh, the captain of the bodyguard, bought him from the Ishmaelites, who had taken him down there. The Lord was with … Continue reading

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Joseph – week 1, day 4

TODAY’S SCRIPTURE: Genesis 37:29-36 (NRSV*) When Reuben returned to the pit and saw that Joseph was not in the pit, he tore his clothes. He returned to his brothers, and said, “The boy is gone; and I, where can I turn?” Then … Continue reading

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Joseph – week 1, day 3

TODAY’S SCRIPTURE: Genesis 37:18-28 (NRSV*) They saw him from a distance, and before he came near to them, they conspired to kill him. They said to one another, “Here comes this dreamer. Come now, let us kill him and throw him into … Continue reading

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