We start a brand new series called, It’s Complicated! Yep, we’re talking about relationships. They make the world go around but man, can they be messy! We need perspective so we’re going to take a look at the life of Joseph and how God helped him navigate the relationships in his world.
Small Group Questions
- When you were a kid, what were some of the things you were envious of other kids for? How about as a teenager? How about now? How does it effect the way you view people?
- Please read Genesis 37. Can you feel the brothers’ pain? What role does Joseph play in this story? What role does Jacob play in this story?
- Where did the brothers go wrong? What could the brothers have done differently to not end up where they did? In the progression of disgust and hate, where would it have been easiest to turn things around?
- Relationships are messy. How can you make sure your relationships never slip into a place of envy, disgust and hate? If Jesus were one of the brothers, how do you think He would have handled things? How does this story weave into our dream of becoming A Place For Everyone.
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