UNSHOOK: Seasons With A Question Mark

UNSHOOK: Seasons With A Question Mark

UNSHOOK – a decision to remain in faith while others may consider an alternative.

Genesis 37:36 Meanwhile the Midianites had sold him in Egypt to Potiphar, an officer of Pharaoh, the captain of the guard.

  • REMAIN UNSHOOK
    • Seasons with a question mark!
    • 1 Corinthians 2:14 A person who isn’t spiritual doesn’t accept the teachings of God’s Spirit. He thinks they’re nonsense. He can’t understand them because a person must be spiritual to evaluate them.
    • “We must look at the lens through which we see the world, as well as the world we see, and that the lens itself shapes how we interpret the world.” – Steven R. Covey
    • You get to choose!
    • Deuteronomy 30:15 “Today I’m giving you the choice between good and evil, life and death”
    • What I see now IS NOT what I saw then! Define UNSHOOK
  • UNSHOOK – a decision to remain in faith while others may consider an alternative
    • Joseph, who God clearly had his hand on his life. God showed him a vision.
    • God was shaping him
    • GM this is your SHAPPING SEASON

Genesis 37:36 Meanwhile, in Egypt the Midianites had sold Joseph to Potiphar, one of the king’s officers, who was the captain of the palace guard.

Genesis 39:1 Now Joseph had been taken down to Egypt. Potiphar, an Egyptian who was one of Pharaoh’s officials, the captain of the guard, bought him from the Ishmaelites who had taken him there.

  • Season with a question mark!
    • Seasons with a? mark are seasons where you feel some else controlling of your life.
    • Seasons with a? mark are seasons where you feel as if you have no say in the matter.
    • Seasons with a ? mark are seasons where when you finally make 2 steps forward COVID19 hits and pushes 10 steps backwards.
    • Seasons with a ? mark are seasons where God is moving but he’s not moving like you want him too.
    • Seasons with a ? mark are seasons where meetings are taking place about what you can handle without ever conversing with you.
    • Seasons with a ? mark are seasons where you’ve got more questions than answers.
    • Seasons with a ? mark make you wonder… How can God be with me when the season appears to be operating against me?

Genesis 39:2 The Lord was with Joseph so that he prospered, and he lived in the house of his Egyptian master.
Genesis 39:2 MSG As it turned out, God was with Joseph and things went very well with him.

  • God is in control of your life!
    • If God allowed you to be laid off during this pandemic, then he will ensure you will look and even eat the best even while being unemployed.
    • If God allowed you to contract COVID19 during this pandemic, then he will ensure that death only knocks but it will not enter in.
    • If God allowed your business to close it’s doors during this pandemic, then he will ensure that customers find you another way.
    • If God allowed one buyer to back out then it means it’s got 5 more on the way.
    • If God allowed the banks to restructure the way in which they underwrite loans, then it means he will ensure it works out in your favor
    • What I’ve been trying to communicate if you hadn’t quite figured it out as yet God said “I’m still coming, I’m just coming another way”!