Genesis 39:21-23 But the Lord was with Joseph and showed him steadfast love and gave him favor in the sight of the keeper of the prison...
The rough road continues for Joseph as we get to Genesis 40. He's has been faithful in trusting and following God, and yet, he finds himself sitting in prison and he's been there for quite a while. So what do we see from Joseph? Not what you might think--no feeling sorry for himself, no anger--actually just the opposite. Joseph is patient and continues to honor and serve God.
At some point or another you’ve probably had to play the waiting game. So what helps you continue to honor and serve God, particularly when you may not be able to see a light at the end of the tunnel of your situation? Tami W.
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