Joseph’s Final Words

Joseph’s Final Words

SCRIPTURE REFERENCE: Genesis 50:15-26

SERMON IN A SENTENCE

Christ suffered and died to free us from the fear and guilt of sin so that we might experience His forgiveness, grace, and have hope of a future heavenly home.

SERMON OUTLINE

1. Joseph’s final words tell us the good news that fear and guilt can be replaced by forgiveness and grace (vv.15-21).

Mini Sermon: Genesis 50:19-21 How to Forgive

    • Don’t play God (v.19).
    • Trust in God’s providence (v.20).
    • Treat those you forgive with real forgiveness (v.21).

Mini Sermon in a Sentence: Your faith in God is validated by your forgiveness of others.

2. Joseph’s final words point us to a faith and hope in a future home (vv.22-26).