Joseph Trusted God
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“Joseph Trusted God,” Old Testament Stories for Young Readers, 2018

“Joseph Trusted God”

Old Testament Stories for Young Readers

Joseph Trusted God

From Genesis 37–41

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Joseph had 11 brothers. His father gave him a beautiful, colorful coat. God told Joseph that he would lead his brothers.

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Joseph’s older brothers were angry. They didn’t want Joseph to be their leader! They sold him to people going to Egypt, and he became a slave.

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Joseph worked hard. He made good choices, even when people lied about him and put him in prison.

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Even during the hard times, Joseph trusted God. And God was with Joseph. Joseph became a leader in Egypt! When he got older, he helped lead his family, just like God said he would.

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I can trust God like Joseph did. I can choose the right. God will be with me no matter what.

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Jesus Says, “Come Follow Me.”

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Illustration by Apryl Stott