The story of Joseph is one of my favorite stories in the bible. It is a powerhouse of a story about forgiveness. While listening to the story retold in church yesterday, I couldn't help but look at the story from a new perspective. Instead of being blown away by Joseph's forgiving heart, I couldn't help but marvel at the story of his brothers. How through one bad decision, God used it for their good. I was amazed and overwhelmed by the love of our father, that even through their sin and awful decision to sell their brother into slavery, God loved those brothers so much that He used their decision for their own good. Because they sold Joseph into slavery, this allowed them to be saved by their brother when the famine came.
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