God Provides for the Israelites in Famine (At Home for July 5th)

UncategorizedJared KennedyComment

This week’s SojournKids Bible lesson was “God Provides for the Israelites in Famine” (Genesis 42). Use the questions below to review it with your kids. You can also review the weekly North Star Catechism (below) and monthly SWORD Bible Memory (back).

READ Genesis 42 or Story 25 in the Gospel Story Bible

ASK: How did God warn Egypt of the coming famine?God gave Pharaoh a dream to tell him there would be seven years of plenty followed by seven years of famine.

ASK: What did the king do when he discovered what his dreams meant?The king appointed Joseph to collect grain during the years of plenty to provide for the people during the lean years.

Check out the daily devotionals that correspond with this week’s lesson in Long Story Short by Marty Machowski, week 25.  This week’s North Star catechism question is…

36.  What is turning from sin called? To repent means to turn away from sin and turn to Jesus.

Luke 13:3 I tell you, no! But unless you repent, you too will all perish.

Download this week’s SojournKids at Home here.