The life of Joseph had many shifts, intersecting with brokenness. But it is through brokenness that God creates new.
Romans 8:28 (ESV)
28 And we know that for those who love God all things work together for good, for those who are called according to his purpose.
Jean-Pierre de Caussade “Everything helps me to God”
1. THE TREMORS WE FACE
a. Broken Attitudes
b. Broken Relationships
c. Broken Reactions and People
d. Broken Promises
2. THE TRUTHS WE EMBRACE
a. Brokenness is necessary
b. Brokenness produces beauty
c. Brokenness creates tension
d. Brokenness deepens our capacity
e. Brokenness generates hope and joy
Genesis 50:20 (ESV)
20 As for you, you meant evil against me, but God meant it for good, to bring it about that many people should be kept alive, as they are today.