In the Books of the Bible curriculum, we’ll spend the first few weeks learning about Covenant History. Each week, we’ll post a short overview of the lesson and memory verse with questions for families to discuss. This week’s lesson focuses on Joseph and his brothers.
Bible Passage to reread: Genesis 37; 39–45
Memory Verse to reinforce: Matthew 6:14a (NIrV): “Forgive other people when they sin against you.”
Key Ideas: God forgives me and I can forgive others.
Questions to ask your kids:
What does forgiveness mean?
Why is forgiveness important?
What might have happened if Joseph didn’t forgive his brothers?
Is there anyone you need to forgive?