- 3 years ago
There are times in our lives when it does not appear that God is in charge. Many things going on today might make us think like that. We have mentioned the terrible suffering of Christians around the world particularly at the hands of Islam. Our beautiful country is suffering and millions are struggling here. At a personal level, things can get dark.
There are many examples in the Bible. Job went through terrible times. For him it all happened in one day and he covers himself in ashes in response. The main difference between Job and you is that he had his all in one day and we tend to have it happen over time. Today I want to look at the life of Joseph and see how he handled it when darkness seemed to reign. It happens to the best of people.
Jesus said almost as much when they were arresting him in the Garden of Gethsemane. It’s in Luke 22:52-53 “Then Jesus said to the chief priests, the officers of the temple guard, and the elders, who had come for him, "Am I leading a rebellion, t