Few things are more poignant than the reconciliation and reunion of a family long separated by distance or circumstance. The story of Joseph provides a moving example not just of reconciliation but of long-awaited reunion. Studying the reunion of Joseph and Jacob reminds us of that joyful day when we will be united with our heavenly Father. As we wait for the reunion of the family of God, how do we prepare? This lesson explores how we should live today in light of eternity.
|Part 1||October 7, 2015|
|Part 2||October 8, 2015|
|Part 3||October 9, 2015|
One Minute Message
If death came today, would you be ready? God loves you and wants you to live forever with him. There’s only one way to heaven, and that is through Christ. If you’ve never thought about your eternal destiny there no better time than now to believe.
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Paws & Tales
Hugh brags that his soapbox derby car is faster than Staci’s and dares her to try it out. Never one to back away from a challenge, Staci takes Hugh’s car for a spin…a spin that turns into disaster at the bottom of Hunker Hill! Now the club must decide whether to seek revenge, or to forgive.
INSIGHTS MAGAZINE CANADA
by Chuck Swindoll
Joseph’s life offers us a magnificent portrayal of the grace of God as He came to our rescue in the Person of His Son, Jesus. So many come to Him, like Joseph’s guilty brothers, feeling the distance and fearing the worst from God, only to have Him demonstrate incredible generosity and mercy. Instead of being blamed, we are forgiven. Instead of feeling guilty, we are freed. And instead of experiencing punishment, which we certainly deserve, we are seated at His table and served more than we can ever take in.Read Full Article >
by Robyn Roste
When you’re asked to name a person who has made a lasting impact in your life for the better, who comes to mind?
For me it’s Sheri. And the funny thing is, it wasn’t until after she moved to a province far away I realized what I had lost—a mentor.
Mentors are people who shape your life, and they’re not always the people you expect. A mentor is someone you look up to, someone who teaches you, someone who keeps you accountable, and someone who advocates for you.Read Full Article >
by Insight for Living Canada
“When we place value each day on what God has revealed in the Bible, we are well on our way to finishing well.” - Charles R. Swindoll
No runner enters a race hoping to come in second. Runners race to win. And although it’s important how they begin and to maintain a manageable pace, the difference depends on how much “kick” they have on the last lap.Read Full Article >
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