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December 9, 2016
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Bishop Derek Grier

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  • Hi, I'm Doctor Derek Grier.
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  • In today's message we're going to talk about the story
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  • of Joseph.
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  • How God took the worst and most humiliating experience in his
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  • entire life and used it to elevate him into position
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  • of greatness.
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  • Like Joseph, you might be at the lowest point in your life,
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  • but thankfully we serve a God who specializes
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  • in resurrecting broken lives.
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  • Stay right there, and in a moment I'm going to be back with
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  • a word from God.
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  • Grace Church, real people, real lives
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  • Grace Church, real lives. real change
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  • Grace Church, real people, real lives, real change
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  • Real people, real lives, real change
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  • Open your bibles, you may be seated...
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  • to Genesis chapter 39 and verse one.
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  • Verse one begins with now Joseph,
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  • those of us familiar with the life of Joseph know that he was
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  • raised wearing a coat of many colors.
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  • He was a favorite son of his father and very much hated by
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  • his brothers.
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  • He was born with a proverbial silver spoon in his mouth,
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  • but don't get it twisted about this young man.
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  • He was a very able, a very fit, and rugged person.
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  • Now Joseph had been taken down to Egypt.
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  • The only reason God takes anyone down is because he plans to
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  • bring us back up.
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  • He took Jesus to the cross, down into the grave because he knew
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  • he'd bring him back up to the right hand of the father,
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  • but here's the deal, if you're down right now,
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  • it's because up is right around the corner.
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  • Well, he was taken down to Egypt and Potiphar,
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  • an officer of Pharaoh, captain of the guard,
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  • an Egyptian, but him.
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  • You see, God planned to elevate Joseph to Pharaoh's right hand,
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  • and it took a level of humility to be able to serve God in such
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  • an environment of power and prestige.
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  • So God knew where he was going, so he providentially made it
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  • such that Joseph began to serve in someone's home who served in
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  • the court of Pharaoh.
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  • What he was doing was familiarizing him with where he
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  • was going to go.
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  • You know, who you're serving right now is really prepping you
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  • for where you're going.
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  • Y'all missed that.
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  • That was a good place.
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  • Oh, you're not serving anybody.
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  • Okay.
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  • That's why you- I'm a little ahead on my message.
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  • Here's what you gotta do.
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  • You need to find someone making an impact with their life and
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  • then serve them, and you will learn how to make an impact with
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  • your life.
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  • Y'all missing it.
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  • You don't get it.
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  • I served Jesus, the most powerful image in human history.
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  • Serving him positions me for everything.
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  • I'm gonna keep preaching.
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  • A little further in, you'll catch it.
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  • An Egyptian brought him from the Israelites,
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  • who had taken him again down.
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  • He's going down, and you know, sometimes you gotta go through
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  • the worst before you can get to the best.
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  • The things that the devil intended to break me are the
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  • very things God used to build me,
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  • but it all really depends on how you respond when it happens.
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  • Verse two, the Lord was with Joseph.
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  • My thinking was I wanted to throw my bible down.
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  • Said "Lord, I'm never looking at that silly book again."
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  • My thinking was how could God be with someone who just went from
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  • having everything to nothing?
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  • How could you say you're with somebody who's a favorite son of
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  • his father and now he's a slave?
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  • I'm like "What type of book is this?
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  • What type of nonsense?"
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  • I got mad.
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  • Am I reading?
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  • But God is patient.
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  • Just a little while later a light bulb went off in my head,
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  • "You know Derek, if God is with you nothing else really matters.
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  • Nothing else really matters when God is really with you."
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  • Then the scripture goes on.
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  • He's slave.
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  • It says, "He was a successful man."
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  • You see, it doesn't matter what people call you.
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  • What matters is what God calls you.
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  • It doesn't matter how people try to define you,
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  • and put you in a box.
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  • It matters how you define yourself,
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  • and Joseph had something in him.
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  • Let me tell you something.
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  • Lions don't lose sleep over the opinions of deers.
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  • He might've been far away from home,
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  • but there was something in Joseph,
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  • and that something kept him, elevated him,
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  • and made him into the man that we read about today.
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  • The bible says he was in the house of his master,
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  • the Egyptian.
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  • Now history says that Egypt around this time you had to be
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  • extremely poor and extremely rich.
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  • There was no middle ground.
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  • It was a nation of extremes, but here's something really
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  • important.
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  • If you're going to be successful in life,
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  • you gotta learn to make the best of bad situations.
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  • This is what Joseph did.
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  • Somebody said this, "There are only two things in life that we
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  • absolutely control.
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  • Our attitude and our effort."
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  • No matter what you do to me you can't make me feel
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  • a certain way.
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  • He was in the house of an Egyptian on the first floor,
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  • but his thinking was "at least I'm in the house."
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  • You may not be where you want to be,
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  • but at least you're in the house,
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  • and his master saw something.
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  • He was a very practical man.
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  • He saw that the Lord was with him.
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  • You can't be truly blessed without somebody ever noticing.
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  • The Lord made all he did to prosper in his hand,
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  • instead of getting bitter, Joseph said "I'm gonna keep
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  • getting better and better and better and better."
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  • Joseph didn't quit "Oh, this ain't fair".
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  • He got better and better and better.
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  • So much so his unbelieving owner had to say "God must
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  • be with you."
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  • So Joseph found favor in his sight,
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  • meaning evidently Joseph was a cheerful man.
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  • You see, unhappy people focus on what they lost.
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  • Happy people focus on what they have left.
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  • Think about that.
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  • There's a little picture I want to show.
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  • You know why that ball's yellow and the rest are blue?
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  • Everybody there lost something, but that yellow ball focused on
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  • what he had left.
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  • I have lost people, I have lost friends,
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  • I have lost help, I have lost money,
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  • but nobody can ever take it all.
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  • I always have something left.
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  • I say "Lord if I can just get what I got left into your hand,
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  • I know I can get back everything I lost,
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  • matter of fact, I know you'll make it better,
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  • better, better, better."
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  • Joseph, watch this, served him.
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  • Here's a secret.
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  • You can have everything in your life that you need if you could
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  • just help other people get what they need in life.
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  • Joseph didn't feel sorry for himself.
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  • He just worked with what he had.
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  • This is my station in life, I'm going to make it work for me.
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  • Then, Potiphar made him overseer of his house.
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  • The bible does not say that Joseph was
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  • a great orator, speaker.
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  • The bible doesn't say that he was a brilliant mind.
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  • According to the bible, all Joseph really had were two gifts
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  • and one character trait.
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  • The first gift was his ability to dream and interpret dreams,
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  • but that first gift initially got him in trouble.
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  • You'll find some of the things that get you in trouble in life
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  • when you give it to the Lord got working for the good.
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  • It makes something wonderful out of it.
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  • The second thing he had was the gift of administration.
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  • He knew how to manage and handle things,
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  • and we see this in the New Testament.
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  • There's a gift God gives certain people.
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  • But last and most importantly, Joseph had a good attitude,
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  • He made him overseer of the house,
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  • in all that Potiphar had he put under his authority.
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  • Joseph lived better a a slave than most Egyptian freemen at
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  • this particular time.
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  • So it was from that ti that he had made him overseer of his
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  • house and all that he had that the Lord blessed the Egyptian's
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  • house for Joseph's sake.
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  • The blessing of the Lord was on all that he had,
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  • and watch this.
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  • In the house and in the field, the blessing of the Lord changed
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  • relationships of the house, and the field was where you worked,
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  • and he changed what happened on job.
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  • Thus he left all that he had in Joseph's hand.
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  • Potiphar was not a religious man,
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  • except I guess he was in that he worshiped the Egyptian gods,
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  • but he did not worship the God of Israel,
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  • the one and only God, but he did have enough common sense to know
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  • where his blessings come from.
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  • Sometimes religious people aren't so smart.
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  • He did not know what he had except for the bread
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  • which he ate.
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  • This is important.
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  • Potiphar could turn his back on Joseph without worrying about
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  • being stabbed in it.
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  • Talent is a gift, but integrity is a choice.
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  • By the way, the devil's very talented.
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  • The bible says actually, it hints that he was a singer.
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  • He had pipes in him and tabrets, meaning every time he moved
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  • you'd hear beautiful music.
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  • He'd just walk and music.
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  • That's why we hear such beautiful demonized music today.
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  • Stay with me.
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  • He was very talented but he made a choice,
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  • and that choice was, "You know what?
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  • I want to be God.
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  • I'm going to exalt my throne.", and in that choice to become
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  • God, he became the devil.
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  • Now Joseph was handsome.
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  • Uh oh.
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  • Here comes the mess.
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  • He was handsome in form and appearance,
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  • meaning he was well-built- What she say?
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  • Fine, okay, there you go.
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  • We got the same bible.
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  • He was well-built and he didn't hurt the eyes.
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  • It came to pass after these things that his master's wife
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  • cast longing eyes on Joseph.
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  • You see, Mister Potiphar was so concerned about his career,
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  • he left Mrs. Potiphar lonely and unattended with a young
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  • strapping single man.
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  • How many of you all see a problem coming?
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  • There you go.
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  • You know what?
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  • Potiphar hadn't been home a couple nights,
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  • didn't look like he was coming home that night,
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  • something about when the cat is out the mouse is...
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  • something...
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  • the mice...
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  • and she said Lie with me.
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  • Everything in his background pointed toward him failing.
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  • We talk about I come from a dysfunctional family,
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  • you don't know what side of the track I'm from,
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  • yeah, yeah, yeah...
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  • but he refused.
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  • Integrity is what you do when no one's watching.
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  • Integrity is what you do when no one's watching.
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  • Integrity is what you do when no one's watching.
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  • He says to Potiphar's wife, "Look,
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  • my master in spite of the many disappointments in his life,
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  • he still considered others.
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  • Is first response is his master, his owner.
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  • Look my master doesn't know what is with me in this house and has
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  • committed all that he has to my hand."
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  • Joseph had lost all of his possessions,
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  • but he protected and guarded the trust of Potiphar like
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  • it was gold.
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  • Never let the things you want get in the way of what matters
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  • the most.
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  • He had his master's trust.
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  • Trust.
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  • Trust.
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  • And his trust mattered to him.
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  • He keeps going, he said "there is no one great in this house
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  • than I, nor has he kept back anything from me,
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  • meaning "I have the whole run of the palace here,
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  • I can do anything I want to, every slave here does
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  • what I say.
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  • The only thing he's kept from me is you."
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  • Then we see here that Joseph appealed to his better angels,
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  • her better angels, reminding her that she belonged to somebody
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  • else, said, "because you are his" what?
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  • "wife".
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  • You can hear appealing, it's like,
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  • "Let me remind you you're Potiphar's not mine."
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  • Then he says "how then can I do this great wickedness and sin
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  • against God?"
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  • What's the big deal?
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  • Two consenting adults.
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  • You see, Joseph understood that before he was anyone else's,
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  • he was first God's.
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  • Joseph realized who he belonged to.
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  • Who do your decisions reveal that you really belong to?
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  • Do when you start living like your mouth is his,
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  • your eyes are his, your ears are his,
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  • every part of you belongs to him.
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  • Things that people are debating become crystal clear
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  • in your life.
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  • "How then can I do this great..."
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  • Joseph wanted to emphasize the enormity of what she was asking
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  • him to do.
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  • This was not about sex.
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  • It's really about who Joseph belonged to.
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  • The Israelite has' nothing to do with sex lying,
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  • cheating, it has to do with who do you belong to in your life?
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  • How then can I do this great wickedness and sin against God?"
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  • He had God on his mind because he was God's property,
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  • so I've had to ask myself, and I'm about to have a fit of
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  • worry, Lord can I...
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  • oh, I don't even have to ask that.
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  • So if I belong to him, what am I doing worrying?
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  • You know, I'd want to talk bad about myself,
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  • put myself down.
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  • I'm God's property.
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