How Israel Became Evacuees

Genesis 41: 56-57 “When the famine had spread over the whole country, Joseph opened all the storehouses and sold grain to the Egyptians, for the famine was severe throughout Egypt. And all the world came to Egypt to buy grain from Joseph, because the famine was severe everywhere.” During a famine in Israel, Jacob knew there was grain in Egypt and said to his sons, ”Why do you keep looking at each other? I’ve heard there is grain in Egypt. Go there and buy some grain for us so we can live and not die.” Genesis 42: 1 Without giving the many details, eventually Jacob’s …

My Life As An Evacuee

        I know what it is like to be in need, and know what it is like to have plenty. I have learned the secret of being content in any and all situations, whether well fed or hungry; whether living  in plenty or in want: I can do all things through Him who strengthens me.” Philippians 4: 12-13. During Matthew and Irene Hurricanes, water was blown in the walls of my house and mold was the result.  After many months of studying kinds of mold, deciding the kind with which we were coping, and getting it removed from the walls, finally my house was repaired, …