31 January 2021
Series: Joseph
Book: Genesis

JOSEPH: Family Trouble

Bible Passage: Genesis 37:1-11


  • Everyone experiences the roller coaster.
  • Sometimes we add to our misery.
  • Sometimes people grow up in dysfunctional families.
  • God has a plan and a purpose.
  • Overcome difficult starts by looking at Jesus.


  1. What funny story of your family do you frequently tell?
  2. What was your family like when you were growing up? If you have kids at home, how is your household the same or different from your parents?
  3. What mistakes did Joseph make?
  4. How is jealousy a problem in relationships today?
  5. What mistakes did Jacob make?
  6. How can the cycle of dysfunction be broken in a family?