Many of the favorite stories of the Bible are in Genesis including:

1.Creation
2.God loves people
3.Sin Kills
4.Rescue Announced
5.Noah—Flood
6.Abraham & Sarah
7.Isaac & Rebekah
8.Jacob's big family
9.Joseph

 

Joseph saidó

You meant evil against me; but God meant it for good, in order to bring it about as it is this day, to save many people alive.

Genesis 50:20 NKJV

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Joseph

God's Family Taken Captive

Jacob's family ended up in Egypt because of a famine in their own land. Miraculously Jacob's son Joseph was in Egypt and second-in-command to the Pharoah! Joseph's family was given great favor and the family grew in number to several million people.

 

But trouble came after Joseph died, and a new Pharoah came into power. He became afraid God's people would rebel and overtake the land so he made them slaves that were treated very harshly.

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