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June 13, 2016

Dream Killers

Dream Killer Story told from the book of Genesis 37:12-33


Even though for Joseph’s brothers his dreams were just product of child’s playful imagination, but it is interesting to note how it deeply affected them to the core of their being. Their envious hatred towards Joseph was deep rooted to the point that they want to kill him whenever they have an opportunity to do so.

Indeed, envy is the mother of all killings, “for jealousy is the rage of a man” (Proverbs 6:32). The reason why they can’t accept Joseph’s dreams was because they’re envious of him. Envy will make you see others as a threat, an enemy, and a hindrance to what you want. Therefore, the best way for an envious person to remove the hindrance out of his way is to destroy it. In the case of Joseph’s brethren, murder is their means against Joseph. And if you’ll observe the story very carefully, you’ll see how their intention of murder just burst out naturally from within them.Continue reading

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