Sunday School Lesson 131 Joseph calls Jacob to Egypt

Lesson: 131

Lesson Name: Jacob Called Down to Egypt
Theme: Restoration / Christ the Sympathizer / God's Provision

Reading: Genesis 45:9-28; 46:1-7, 29-34

Memory Verse: Gen. 45:9-10
Memory Verse Text: Come down unto me, tarry not . . . and thou shalt be near unto me.

Talking Points:

Point 1: During the time alone with his brothers: Joseph called for haste in bringing his father Jacob down to Egypt, wept with joy, kissed all of his brothers, and restored communion with them (Gen. 45:13,14,15).
Point 2: Note what the brothers were to tell to Jacob: "God hath made (Joseph) lord of all Egypt," a dwelling place had been prepared, "a near place," and that nourishment was available (Gen. 45:9,10,11).  The brothers were to tell Jacob of all Joseph's glory (Gen. 45:13).
Point 3: Wagons were sent home with the brothers loaded with provisions for the way and presents for Jacob.  All their former possessions were to be counted as nothing (Gen. 45:20).
Point 4: All the words of Jacob's sons didn't convince him about Joseph.  He finally believed when he saw the wagons sent from Joseph.  Jacob and Joseph finally had their moment of meeting in Gen. 46:29,30.  Joseph gave his father and brothers the best of the land (Gen. 47:11).


Sunday School Lesson Activity 123 Joseph Mini Story BookSunday School Lesson Activity 123 Joseph Mini Story Book

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Mini coloring book and full-page pictures of the life of Joseph in the book of Genesis.  21 pictures.  Use the small picture books as a take-home activity for students.  Use the larger pictures for telling the story or for hanging on the bulletin board.


Sunday School Lesson Activity 123 Joseph's DreamsSunday School Lesson Activity 123 Joseph's Dreams

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This is a printable activity for a Sunday school class.  Print two sheets on paper or card stock, cut out the circular wheels and the viewing window, attach the two pieces together in the center and see Joseph's dreams float past him as you turn the back wheel.  Review the dreams in Joseph's life or have the students tell you the Joseph story based on the important dreams he had as well as the dreams of others.

Sunday School Lesson Activity 123 Puzzle of JosephSunday School Lesson Activity 123 Puzzle of Joseph

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Review puzzle for the story of Joseph and his betrayal by his brothers.  Students must assembly a group of puzzle pieces with clues written on their sides.  Use the questions and answers included in this puzzle or create your own.

Sunday School Lesson Activity 831 - The <a href=Hebrews 11 Hall of Faith" style="margin: 0px 10px 0px 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px none; float: left !important;" />Hebrews 11 Hall of Faith" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #7ba428;">Sunday School Lesson Activity 831 - The Hebrews 11 Hall of Faith

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A printable story booklet and review questions to help with a discussion about the examples of faith mentioned in Hebrews 11.