What Does It Take To Recognize The Lord?

Exodus 12:30 And Pharaoh rose up in the night, he, and all his servants, and all the Egyptians; and there was a great cry in Egypt; for there was not a house where there was not one adead. It took a great tragedy for Pharaoh to be willing to recognize the Lord. Hopefully, we are willing to recognize the Lord[…]

Acknowledging To The Lord

JST, Exodus 10:1 And the Lord said unto Moses, Go in unto Pharaoh: afor he hath hardened his heart, and the hearts of his servants, therefore I will show these my signs before him; Pharaoh had a hard time acknowledging the Lord. Sometimes we all have a hard time (hopefully not as hard as Pharaoh, but still). The Lord tries to show us evidence if we[…]

Joseph’s Blessing Is To Be Separated From His Brothers

Genesis 49:26 The ablessings of thy father have prevailed above the blessings of my progenitors unto the butmost bound of the everlasting chills: they shall be on the head of dJoseph, and on the crown of the head of him that was separate from his brethren. Jacob blesses each of his sons which tells us a lot about them. Joseph he[…]

Forgiveness Includes Forgiving Ourselves

Doctrine & Covenants 58:42 Behold, he who has arepented of his bsins, the same is cforgiven, and I, the Lord, remember them no more. The Lord remembers our sins no more when we repent. We should do likewise. An essential part of forgiveness is forgiving ourselves. We will make mistakes but we can repent and when we do we[…]

Saved By A Great Deliverance

Genesis 45:7 And God sent me before you to apreserve you a bposterity in the earth, and to save your lives by a great deliverance. God sent Joseph ahead of his family into Egypt to prepare and save them “by a great deliverance”.  Likewise, Christ was sent to earth to prepare and save us “by a great deliverance”. Joseph[…]