"Dreamer" Series (Week 3)
27 Come, let’s sell him to the Ishmaelites and not lay our hands on him; after all, he is our brother, our own flesh and blood.” His brothers agreed.
28 So when the Midianite merchants came by, his brothers pulled Joseph up out of the cisternand sold him for twenty shekels[b] of silver to the Ishmaelites, who took him to Egypt.you?” 11 His brothers were jealous of him, but his father kept the matter in mind.
Dreams are not a destination but a journey. The dream can change, it will lead you from one dream to another. They will build onto of each other.
All of us are going through a process. Our dreams go through a process.
During that process our dreams can be put to sleep by the words or actions of others, much like Josephs brothers who hated him.
Sometimes we let the process steal our dream.
Dare to dream: each step of his process brought him one step closer to his dream.
Joseph was first thrown into a pit
Sold by his brothers
3. he was falsely accused.
4. thrown into prison.
5.he was in charge of the palace.
If Jospeh didn’t go through what he went through he wouldn’t be where he was most successful.
Everyone’s dreams look different but everyones dream matters to God.
Someone is waiting to get blessed on the other side of you fulfilling your dream.
Let the size of your God determine the size of your dream!
1. A dream distinguishes you
2. A dream releases your potential
3. A dream encourages and gives you excitement
4. A dream affects every prevailing attitude
5. A dream motivates you
Your dream can never be taken away from you because it is in your heart.
As you go out today think about what Dream God has placed in your heart. Are you accepting the process it takes to fulfill your dream? Don’t give up on your dream, God hasn’t given up on you.