Sermons

Overcoming in Egypt

May 2, 2021 Preacher: Ryan Brice Series: Genesis: Origins - The People

Passage: Genesis 39:1–39:23

Overcoming Difficult Circumstances - Genesis 39:1–6a

  • Joseph is sold to Potipher
    • Genesis 39:1
  • The Lord is with Joseph in all he does
    • Genesis 39:2-3
    • Psalm 90:17
  • Joseph finds favor with Potipher because of the Lord’s blessing
    • Genesis 39:4–6a

Overcoming Persistent Temptation - Genesis 39:6b–12

  • Potipher’s wife persists in tempting Joseph
    • Genesis 39:6b, 7, 10–12a
  • Joseph resists and flees the temptation
    • Genesis 39:8, 9, 12b
    • 1 Timothy 6:11

Overcoming Immense Persecution - Genesis 39:13–23

  • Potipher’s wife falsely accuses Joseph
    • Genesis 39:13–18
  • Joseph suffers the consequences of persecution
    • Genesis 39:19, 20
    • 2 Timothy 3:12
  • The Lord is with Joseph and blesses him as he suffers
    • Genesis 39:21–23
    • Psalm 23:4

So What?

  • Through Christ, who has promised to always be with us, we are equipped to overcome every trial and temptation.
    • Matthew 28:20b
    • James 1:2–4, 12
    • 1 Corinthians 10:13

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