Numbers: how can I do otherwise?

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Reading: Numbers 22:22-25:18

Focus: Numbers 23:12, 26; 24:12-13

There are people in this world who are driven by a passion, motivated by a cause, moved by a need. Nothing you do can sway them from their path and they stick to it fervently until the task at hand is complete. They have one focus, one goal, one purpose and nothing is going to get in their way or change their mind. To them, there is little else as important as what is before them and they will pursue it with all that they are.

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Joseph: a dream come true

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Reading: Genesis 42:1-43:34

Focus: Genesis 42:1-9

You’ve been betrayed, you’ve been burnt, but you move on in life and you start a new life with the past behind you. But then, somewhere down the line, the past catches up… often at the most inconvenient times and you have to deal with it in the face of your new environment with all your friends, who are at a loss as to what is happening and what they can do to help. You find yourself stuck between the past and your glittering future, which is slowly slipping out of your grasp… until a glimmer of light shines through.

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