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JOSEPHJOSEPH
INTRODUCTION• Founder: God• Fees: Free• Pre-requisite: Alive• Duration: life time• Operation Hour: 24 hours (theschool tha...
JOSEPHCLASS SUBJECTFAITH isWeek 1 - Abraham FAITH is TRUSTWeek 2 - Moses FAITH is CHOICEWeek 3 – Noah FAITH is OBEDIENCEWe...
JOSEPHBy faith Joseph, when he was dying, made mention of theexodus of the sons of Israel, and gave orders concerning hisb...
JOSEPHFOR JOSEPH,FAITH IS ...
JOSEPHFOR JOSEPH,FAITH ISENDURANCE
JOSEPHHe sent a man before them,Joseph, who was sold as a slave.They afflicted his feet with fetters,He himself was laid i...
JOSEPHAnd now, do not be distressed and do not be angry withyourselves for selling me here, because it was to save livesth...
JOSEPHJOSEPH’S ENDURANCE
JOSEPHJOSEPH’S ENDURANCE• Endured when betrayed
JOSEPHJOSEPH’S ENDURANCE• Endured when betrayed• Endured when he was wrongly accused andimprisoned
JOSEPHJOSEPH’S ENDURANCE• Endured when betrayed• Endured when he was wrongly accused andimprisoned• Endured when he was fo...
JOSEPHFaith is about moving mountainsand claiming miracles. Butsometimes faith is also aboutenduring the greatest trials i...
JOSEPHFaith is about moving mountainsand claiming miracles. Butsometimes faith is also aboutenduring the greatest trials i...
JOSEPHEndure - Greek: HUPOMENO• Stay under the pressure, not moved• To hold on / hang on• To remain, not recede or flee
JOSEPHTO LEARN STRONGFAITH IS TO ENDUREGREAT TRIALSGeorge Mueller
JOSEPHCultural Christianity today generally rejects endurance/perseverance / sufferings and thrives on feel-good prosperit...
JOSEPHBIBLE TRUTHS
JOSEPHBIBLE TRUTHS1.Endurance is key in the last days
JOSEPHBIBLE TRUTHS1.Endurance is key in the last daysYou will be hated by all because of My name, but it is the one whohas...
JOSEPHBIBLE TRUTHS1.Endurance is key in the last daysYou will be hated by all because of My name, but it is the one whohas...
JOSEPHBIBLE TRUTHS1.Endurance is key in the last daysYou will be hated by all because of My name, but it is the one whohas...
JOSEPHBIBLE TRUTHS1.Endurance is key in the last daysYou will be hated by all because of My name, but it is the one whohas...
JOSEPHBIBLE TRUTHS1.Endurance is key in the last daysYou will be hated by all because of My name, but it is the one whohas...
JOSEPHBIBLE TRUTHS2.Endurance is part of our call as disciples
JOSEPHBIBLE TRUTHS2.Endurance is part of our call as disciplesBut you, be sober in all things, endure hardship, do the wor...
JOSEPHBIBLE TRUTHS3.Endurance precedes reigning with Christ
JOSEPHBIBLE TRUTHS3.Endurance precedes reigning with ChristIf we endure, we will also reign with Him; If we deny Him, He a...
JOSEPHENDURANCE IS NOTJUST THE ABILITYTO BEAR A HARDTHING, BUT TO TURNIT INTO GLORYPhillip Yancey
JOSEPHBIBLE TRUTHS4.Endurance is never apart of God’s Grace
JOSEPHBIBLE TRUTHS4.Endurance is never apart of God’s GraceNo temptation has overtaken you but such as is common to man;an...
JOSEPHIF GOD SENDS USON STRONG PATHS,WE ARE PROVIDEDSTRONG SHOESCorrie Ten Boom
JOSEPHBIBLE TRUTHS5.Endurance is produced in trials, bringsmaturity in our spiritual life
JOSEPHBIBLE TRUTHS5.Endurance is produced in trials, bringsmaturity in our spiritual lifeknowing that the testing of your ...
JOSEPHTherefore be patient, brethren, until the coming of the Lord. Thefarmer waits for the precious produce of the soil, ...
JOSEPHDo not complain, brethren, against one another, so that youyourselves may not be judged; behold, the Judge is standi...
JOSEPHWe count those blessed who endured. You have heard of theendurance of Job and have seen the outcome of the Lord’sdea...
JOSEPHENDURANCE IS THEKEY INDICATOR OFSPIRITUAL FITNESSAlistair Begg
JOSEPH2 WAYS WE ARE TO ENDURE
JOSEPH2 WAYS WE ARE TO ENDURE1.Cling onto God’s promises
JOSEPH2 WAYS WE ARE TO ENDURE1.Cling onto God’s promisesSo then faith cometh by hearing, and hearing by the word of God.Ro...
JOSEPH2 WAYS WE ARE TO ENDURE1.Cling onto God’s promisesSo then faith cometh by hearing, and hearing by the word of God.Ro...
JOSEPH2 WAYS WE ARE TO ENDURE2.We hope for the future
JOSEPH2 WAYS WE ARE TO ENDURE2.We hope for the futureEven in death, Joseph believed Gods promise that the sons of Israelwi...
JOSEPH2 WAYS WE ARE TO ENDURE2.We hope for the futureEven in death, Joseph believed Gods promise that the sons of Israelwi...
JOSEPHTherefore, since we are surrounded by such a huge crowd ofwitnesses to the life of faith, let us strip off every wei...
JOSEPHWe do this by keeping our eyes on Jesus, the champion whoinitiates and perfects our faith. Because of the joy awaiti...
JOSEPHAnd now, do not be distressed and do not be angry withyourselves for selling me here, because it was to save livesth...
JOSEPHGreat faith isenduring greattrials
130526 eng  school of faith - (part 4 - joseph) by mark ng
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130526 eng school of faith - (part 4 - joseph) by mark ng

  1. 1. JOSEPHJOSEPH
  2. 2. INTRODUCTION• Founder: God• Fees: Free• Pre-requisite: Alive• Duration: life time• Operation Hour: 24 hours (theschool that never sleeps)• Lecturers: Abraham, Moses, Noah,Joseph…etc.
  3. 3. JOSEPHCLASS SUBJECTFAITH isWeek 1 - Abraham FAITH is TRUSTWeek 2 - Moses FAITH is CHOICEWeek 3 – Noah FAITH is OBEDIENCEWeek 4 - Joseph ...
  4. 4. JOSEPHBy faith Joseph, when he was dying, made mention of theexodus of the sons of Israel, and gave orders concerning hisbones.Hebrews 11:22
  5. 5. JOSEPHFOR JOSEPH,FAITH IS ...
  6. 6. JOSEPHFOR JOSEPH,FAITH ISENDURANCE
  7. 7. JOSEPHHe sent a man before them,Joseph, who was sold as a slave.They afflicted his feet with fetters,He himself was laid in irons;Until the time that his word came to pass,The word of the Lord tested him.The king sent and released him,The ruler of peoples, and set him free.He made him lord of his houseAnd ruler over all his possessions,Psalms 105:17-21
  8. 8. JOSEPHAnd now, do not be distressed and do not be angry withyourselves for selling me here, because it was to save livesthat God sent me ahead of youGenesis 45:5
  9. 9. JOSEPHJOSEPH’S ENDURANCE
  10. 10. JOSEPHJOSEPH’S ENDURANCE• Endured when betrayed
  11. 11. JOSEPHJOSEPH’S ENDURANCE• Endured when betrayed• Endured when he was wrongly accused andimprisoned
  12. 12. JOSEPHJOSEPH’S ENDURANCE• Endured when betrayed• Endured when he was wrongly accused andimprisoned• Endured when he was forgotten
  13. 13. JOSEPHFaith is about moving mountainsand claiming miracles. Butsometimes faith is also aboutenduring the greatest trials in life.
  14. 14. JOSEPHFaith is about moving mountainsand claiming miracles. Butsometimes faith is also aboutenduring the greatest trials in life.Great faith is enduringgreat trials
  15. 15. JOSEPHEndure - Greek: HUPOMENO• Stay under the pressure, not moved• To hold on / hang on• To remain, not recede or flee
  16. 16. JOSEPHTO LEARN STRONGFAITH IS TO ENDUREGREAT TRIALSGeorge Mueller
  17. 17. JOSEPHCultural Christianity today generally rejects endurance/perseverance / sufferings and thrives on feel-good prosperityGospel. Somehow our understanding of faith has become allabout serving us, taking, grabbing etc.More and more, in the last days, we are living in the dayswhereby endurance is needed for our faith to thrive andsurvive.
  18. 18. JOSEPHBIBLE TRUTHS
  19. 19. JOSEPHBIBLE TRUTHS1.Endurance is key in the last days
  20. 20. JOSEPHBIBLE TRUTHS1.Endurance is key in the last daysYou will be hated by all because of My name, but it is the one whohas endured to the end who will be saved.Matthew 10:22
  21. 21. JOSEPHBIBLE TRUTHS1.Endurance is key in the last daysYou will be hated by all because of My name, but it is the one whohas endured to the end who will be saved.Matthew 10:22• Increasing compromise in truth, moral standards
  22. 22. JOSEPHBIBLE TRUTHS1.Endurance is key in the last daysYou will be hated by all because of My name, but it is the one whohas endured to the end who will be saved.Matthew 10:22• Increasing compromise in truth, moral standards• Increasing difficult life/ stress/ conflicts – drop out of faith
  23. 23. JOSEPHBIBLE TRUTHS1.Endurance is key in the last daysYou will be hated by all because of My name, but it is the one whohas endured to the end who will be saved.Matthew 10:22• Increasing compromise in truth, moral standards• Increasing difficult life/ stress/ conflicts – drop out of faith• Increasing persecutions on our faith
  24. 24. JOSEPHBIBLE TRUTHS1.Endurance is key in the last daysYou will be hated by all because of My name, but it is the one whohas endured to the end who will be saved.Matthew 10:22• Increasing compromise in truth, moral standards• Increasing difficult life/ stress/ conflicts – drop out of faith• Increasing persecutions on our faith• We need to endure till the end
  25. 25. JOSEPHBIBLE TRUTHS2.Endurance is part of our call as disciples
  26. 26. JOSEPHBIBLE TRUTHS2.Endurance is part of our call as disciplesBut you, be sober in all things, endure hardship, do the work of anevangelist, fulfill your ministry2 Timothy 4:5
  27. 27. JOSEPHBIBLE TRUTHS3.Endurance precedes reigning with Christ
  28. 28. JOSEPHBIBLE TRUTHS3.Endurance precedes reigning with ChristIf we endure, we will also reign with Him; If we deny Him, He also willdeny us;2 Timothy 2:12
  29. 29. JOSEPHENDURANCE IS NOTJUST THE ABILITYTO BEAR A HARDTHING, BUT TO TURNIT INTO GLORYPhillip Yancey
  30. 30. JOSEPHBIBLE TRUTHS4.Endurance is never apart of God’s Grace
  31. 31. JOSEPHBIBLE TRUTHS4.Endurance is never apart of God’s GraceNo temptation has overtaken you but such as is common to man;and God is faithful, who will not allow you to be tempted beyondwhat you are able, but with the temptation will provide the way ofescape also, so that you will be able to endure it.1 Corinthians 10:13
  32. 32. JOSEPHIF GOD SENDS USON STRONG PATHS,WE ARE PROVIDEDSTRONG SHOESCorrie Ten Boom
  33. 33. JOSEPHBIBLE TRUTHS5.Endurance is produced in trials, bringsmaturity in our spiritual life
  34. 34. JOSEPHBIBLE TRUTHS5.Endurance is produced in trials, bringsmaturity in our spiritual lifeknowing that the testing of your faith produces endurance. And letendurance have its perfect result, so that you may be perfect andcomplete, lacking in nothing.James 1:3-4
  35. 35. JOSEPHTherefore be patient, brethren, until the coming of the Lord. Thefarmer waits for the precious produce of the soil, being patientabout it, until it gets the early and late rains. You too be patient;strengthen your hearts, for the coming of the Lord is near.James 5:7-8
  36. 36. JOSEPHDo not complain, brethren, against one another, so that youyourselves may not be judged; behold, the Judge is standingright at the door. As an example, brethren, of suffering andpatience, take the prophets who spoke in the name of the Lord.James 5:9-10
  37. 37. JOSEPHWe count those blessed who endured. You have heard of theendurance of Job and have seen the outcome of the Lord’sdealings, that the Lord is full of compassion and is merciful.James 5:11
  38. 38. JOSEPHENDURANCE IS THEKEY INDICATOR OFSPIRITUAL FITNESSAlistair Begg
  39. 39. JOSEPH2 WAYS WE ARE TO ENDURE
  40. 40. JOSEPH2 WAYS WE ARE TO ENDURE1.Cling onto God’s promises
  41. 41. JOSEPH2 WAYS WE ARE TO ENDURE1.Cling onto God’s promisesSo then faith cometh by hearing, and hearing by the word of God.Romans 10:17
  42. 42. JOSEPH2 WAYS WE ARE TO ENDURE1.Cling onto God’s promisesSo then faith cometh by hearing, and hearing by the word of God.Romans 10:17Until the time that his word came to passPsalms 105:19
  43. 43. JOSEPH2 WAYS WE ARE TO ENDURE2.We hope for the future
  44. 44. JOSEPH2 WAYS WE ARE TO ENDURE2.We hope for the futureEven in death, Joseph believed Gods promise that the sons of Israelwill be taken out of Egypt into the promise land. This is signified byJoseph making the sons of Israel swear an oath that they mustcarry his bones out of EgyptGenesis 50:25
  45. 45. JOSEPH2 WAYS WE ARE TO ENDURE2.We hope for the futureEven in death, Joseph believed Gods promise that the sons of Israelwill be taken out of Egypt into the promise land. This is signified byJoseph making the sons of Israel swear an oath that they mustcarry his bones out of EgyptGenesis 50:25We too have a hope, a promise land to look forward to. Like Josephand Abraham, we look forward forward to the city with foundations,whose architect and builder is GodHebrews 11:10
  46. 46. JOSEPHTherefore, since we are surrounded by such a huge crowd ofwitnesses to the life of faith, let us strip off every weight thatslows us down, especially the sin that so easily trips us up. Andlet us run with endurance the race God has set before us.Hebrews 12:1, NLT
  47. 47. JOSEPHWe do this by keeping our eyes on Jesus, the champion whoinitiates and perfects our faith. Because of the joy awaiting him,he endured the cross, disregarding its shame. Now he is seatedin the place of honor beside God’s throne. Think of all thehostility he endured from sinful people; then you won’t becomeweary and give up.Hebrews 12:2-3, NLT
  48. 48. JOSEPHAnd now, do not be distressed and do not be angry withyourselves for selling me here, because it was to save livesthat God sent me ahead of youGenesis 45:5
  49. 49. JOSEPHGreat faith isenduring greattrials

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