Reading: Psalm 105: 1-6, 16-22, 45b (Click to read text)
Psalm 105 lists many wonders God has done. Verses 16-22 reflect on the story of Joseph, sold as a slave, released from prison by the king and made master of the king's household. Since those 7 verses hardly scratch the surface of the story, you could go back to Genesis and read all of chapters 37-41, OR, you could watch my all-time favorite Bible musical, Joseph and the Amazing, Technicolor Dreamcoat. Or listen to a cast recording.
Now, there is a story of all sorts of things going wrong from a father playing favorites, to a brother a bit full of himself, to sibling rivalry gone very, very bad...and that is just chapter 37! We know it gets even worse! Yet God worked wonders for good. --Ruth Gates, f
Prayer- Dear God, we give you thanks and call on your name. Help us to tell of the wonders you have done, maybe even in the songs of a musical. Go, go, go Joseph! Praise the Lord! Amen.
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