Read Genesis 47-48
So Israel (Jacob) goes to Egypt and settles with his family. This had to be a sweet time for him. Jacob immediately blesses Pharaoh.
- Is there someone older in your life who has blessed you, spoken truth over you, or influenced you?
He also spends time explaining the promises that God had given him and how they were being fulfilled.
- Who is someone in your life that has pointed out how God is at work in and through you?
Genesis 48:15-16 are just beautiful verses. If you were to write a few verses about who God has been to you, what would you say? Think of the characteristics describing who He has been in your life. Write them down on a piece of paper.