Genesis 50 Purposes for Genesis:
Genesis 46-49 We must mature in our faith
Genesis 42-45 Forgiveness does not mean forgetting.Forgiveness does not mean eliminating consequences.Forgiveness does not mean reconciliation.
Genesis 40-41 God positions His people in places to best glorify Him
Genesis 38 and 39 The Sin of Onan: Why this Story? How can we walk in integrity?
Genesis 32-36 We must submit to God’s Lordship
Genesis 29-31 God provides undeserved favor
Genesis 27:1-28:22 “God’s mercy is so great that it reaches out even to those who have rebelled against him and spurned his love.” Jonathan Edwards “God’s mercy is an ocean that swallows up all our sins.” John Bunyan “The mercy of God is an inexhaustible fountain, always ready to cleanse the sinner who seeks it.” Matthew Henry
Genesis 23-26 God gives blessings in the midst of adversity to remind believers of His promises