Family Focus – Saturday 29th December 2018 Types of Christ – Joseph
Jo led this bible study on Saturday 29TH December 2018:
Introduction: Recap & types of Christ
- We carry on looking at events & people in Genesis
- In preparation for the Book Club
- Peter has covered the first three chapters, including creation
- And Peter started looking at Noah yesterday
- I looked at Cain & Abel & Abraham & Isaac -God testing Abraham
- And last week, because we were coming up to Christmas
- So, I looked at prophecies & events in Genesis that point to Jesus
- As well as prophecies & events in the old Testament that point to Jesus
- There are types of Christ throughout the Old Testament
- Types of Jesus are people who reveal Jesus in some way
- Something of their lives show Jesus
- There are similarities to Jesus life
- In Genesis, we have a number of types of Christ
- Adam, Abel, Seth, Enoch, Noah, Abraham, Isaac, Jacob and Joseph
- Adam -Romans 5:12-21
- Abel – Matthew 23:34-35, Hebrews 11:4 & Hebrews 12:24
- Enoch – Gen 5:21-24
Joseph: The musical/ life in brief
- Joseph & the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat
- Lyrics by Tim Rice & composer Andrew Lloyd-Weber
- Story based on Bible events of Joseph’ life
- First album 1971
- Almost entirely sung musical
- 1999 Direct to video film with Donny Osmond
- Theatre productions/ lots of school plays
- Life in brief- dreams/ coat/sold/ Potiphar/ baker/ cupbearer/ pharaoh’s dreams/ brothers/ Egypt
Bible Reading: Peter’s Bible: Page 58-65 – (Andy & Peter to read together)
Question: How is Joseph like Jesus in the part of his life we’ve read so far?
Video: Skit guys – Joseph
How do you relate to Joseph?
What do you learn for yourself, for your own life about Joseph and his life?
Song: God is on the move
Jo uploaded this on Friday 8th February 2019
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