Day 38 – Genesis 37

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The story of Joseph is one of the greatest and sweetest stories ever told. We have counted 75 ways in which this story illustrates some part of the life of the Lord Jesus Christ. As a broad outline, we might say that the story can be a beautiful picture of Christ as a Man on earth. He is rejected by His own people, (the Jews) and disappears (at the cross and goes to heaven). Through His death and resurrection He brings life to many. Instead of giving details of what the story can mean, we will merely give a scripture which tells a similar thing about the Lord. If you are interested, you can look them up. (See if you can add anymore, there are plenty).
V. 12-17 Joseph walked about 70 miles to find his brothers. He didn't stop until he had fulfilled his father's orders (John 6:3838For I came down from heaven, not to do mine own will, but the will of him that sent me. (John 6:38)).