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Joseph. God in the Big Picture of Life God in Dysfunction Being a Victim . . . Then What? Tough Reconciliation. And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose. Romans 8:28. 1. Dysfunctional Family.

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Joseph

God in the Big Picture of Life

God in Dysfunction

Being a Victim . . . Then What?

Tough Reconciliation


And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.

Romans 8:28


1. Dysfunctional Family those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.


Dysfunctional Family those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.

The set up: Genesis 29:16-30

  • Reuben = God has seen (my misery)

  • Simeon = One who hears (I am not loved)

  • Levi = Attached – “Maybe now my husband will be attached to me”

  • Judah = Praise God – “This time I will praise God”

Leah’s first set of children


Dysfunctional Family those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.

The set up: Genesis 29:16-30

5. Dan = vindicated – “God has vindicated me”

6. Naphtali = my struggle – “I have won a great struggle with my sister”

Bilhah’s children, named by Rachel


Dysfunctional Family those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.

The set up: Genesis 29:16-30

7. Gad = good fortune

8. Asher = happy – “Women will call me happy”

Zilpah’s children, named by Leah

Leah’s 2nd round of children

9. Issachar = reward – God has rewarded me for giving my husband for giving my maid to my husband

10. Zebulun = honor – “Now my husband will honor me”


Dysfunctional Family those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.

The set up: Genesis 29:16-30

11. Joseph = May he add – “God, give me another son”

12. Benoni = “Son of my sorrow”

Benjamin = “Son of my right hand”

Rachel’s children


Dysfunctional Family those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.

Genesis 37:3

Genesis 42:24 & 38


Dysfunctional Family those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.

A dysfunctional family is a family in which conflict, misbehavior, and often child neglect or abuse on the part of individual parents occur continually and regularly, leading other members to “think this is normal”.


  • The deceivers those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.

    Public image manager

    Paranoid parent

    Role reversal

    My baby forever

    Cheerleader/favoritism

    Politician

“Using” parent

Abusing parent

Perfectionist parent

Cult-like parent

Depriving parent

Abandonment

Appeasement for peace

Loyalty manipulation

Helicopter


Six basic roles of children in dysfunctional family
Six basic roles of children in those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose. dysfunctional family

  • The “good” child – becomes the “parent”

  • The problem child (scapegoat)

  • The caretaker

  • The lost child

  • The mascot

  • The opportunist


Things god wants us to learn
Things God wants us to learn those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.

No pretending


Things god wants us to learn1
Things God wants us to learn those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.

Dysfunction does not stop God from being engaged in your life & accomplishing his purpose.


Things god wants us to learn2
Things God wants us to learn those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.

Dysfunctional parents should not be the reason to push God away.


Things god wants us to learn3
Things God wants us to learn those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.

It’s not an excuse.


Things god wants us to learn4
Things God wants us to learn those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.

Your past does not have to determine your future. . . Scars may remain, but they don’t have to define you.


Things god wants us to learn5
Things God wants us to learn those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.

Your story is not over.


Things god wants us to learn6
Things God wants us to learn those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.

You can be pro-active: Look to the Lord.


Things god wants us to learn7
Things God wants us to learn those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.

God re-deems you.


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