Craft for Joseph’s Family Moves to Egypt

Joseph Brings His Family to Egypt Genesis 46:1-7 (ESV) So Israel took his journey with all that he had and came to Beersheba, and offered sacrifices to the God of his father Isaac. 2 And God spoke to Israel in visions of the night and said, “Jacob, Jacob.” And he said, “Here I am.” 3 Then he … Read more

Craft for Joseph Forgives His Brothers

Joseph Tests His Brothers Genesis 44-45:3 (ESV) 44 Then he commanded the steward of his house, “Fill the men’s sacks with food, as much as they can carry, and put each man’s money in the mouth of his sack, 2 and put my cup, the silver cup, in the mouth of the sack of the youngest, with … Read more

Craft for Pharaoh’s Dreams

Joseph Interprets Pharaoh’s Dreams Genesis 41:1-45 (ESV) After two whole years, Pharaoh dreamed that he was standing by the Nile, 2 and behold, there came up out of the Nile seven cows attractive and plump, and they fed in the reed grass. 3 And behold, seven other cows, ugly and thin, came up out of the Nile … Read more

Craft for Dreams of the Baker and Cupbearer

Joseph Interprets Two Prisoners’ Dreams Genesis 40:1-23 (ESV) Some time after this, the cupbearer of the king of Egypt and his baker committed an offense against their lord the king of Egypt. 2 And Pharaoh was angry with his two officers, the chief cupbearer and the chief baker, 3 and he put them in custody in the … Read more

Craft for Joseph in Jail

Genesis 39:19-23 (ESV) 19 As soon as his master heard the words that his wife spoke to him, “This is the way your servant treated me,” his anger was kindled. 20 And Joseph’s master took him and put him into the prison, the place where the king’s prisoners were confined, and he was there in prison. 21 But … Read more

Craft for Joseph’s Dreams

Joseph’s Dreams Genesis 37:5-36 (ESV) 5 Now Joseph had a dream, and when he told it to his brothers they hated him even more. 6 He said to them, “Hear this dream that I have dreamed: 7 Behold, we were binding sheaves in the field, and behold, my sheaf arose and stood upright. And behold, your sheaves gathered … Read more

Craft for Joseph & His Colorful Coat

Joseph and His Coat Genesis 37:1-4 (ESV) Jacob lived in the land of his father’s sojournings, in the land of Canaan. 2 These are the generations of Jacob. Joseph, being seventeen years old, was pasturing the flock with his brothers. He was a boy with the sons of Bilhah and Zilpah, his father’s wives. And Joseph … Read more