And it was, from the end of two··years of daysdays, and PharaohPharaoh dreamed, and behold, he stoodstood by◦ the river◦.
And behold, from the river◦ there came··up sevensevencowscows, beautiful in appearance and nourished in fleshflesh; and they pastured in the sedge.
And behold, sevenseven other cowscows came··up afterafter them out··of the river◦, evilevil of appearance and thinthin in fleshflesh, and stoodstood beside the cowscows upon the liplip of the river◦.
And the cowscows, bad of appearance and thinthin in fleshflesh, did eateat up the sevensevencowscows, beautiful of appearance and nourished. And PharaohPharaoh awoke.
And he slept and dreamed a second time, and behold, sevensevenearsears◦of graingrain came··up upon◦oneone reed, nourished and goodgood.
And behold, sevensevenearsears◦thinthin and scorched by the east··wind grew afterafter them.
And it was, in the morningmorning, and his spirit was disquieted; and he sentsent and calledcalled all the magicians of EgyptEgypt, and all her wisewisemen; and PharaohPharaoh told· them ·of his dreamdream; and no··one interpreted these things to PharaohPharaoh.
and we dreamed a dreamdream in oneonenightnight, I◦ and he◦; we dreamed a manman◦ according··to the interpretation of his dreamdream.
And there was with◦usus there a HebrewHebrewladlad, servantservant to the princeprince of the guards◦; and we recounted◦ to him, and he interpreted to usus our dreamsdreams; to a manman◦ according··to his dreamdream he did interpret.
And it was, as◦ he interpreted to usus, so it was; me he returnedreturned to my position◦, and him he hangedhanged.
And PharaohPharaohsaidsaid to▵JosephJoseph, I have dreamed a dreamdream, and there is no interpreter of it; and I◦ have heardheard concerning thee, saying, thou hearest a dreamdream to interpret it.
And the sevenseven slender and evilevilcowscows that came··up afterafter them, they◦aresevenseven years, and the sevenseven empty earsears◦ scorched with the east··wind shall be sevenseven years of famine.
and there shall arise afterafter them sevenseven years of famine; and all the plentyplenty shall be forgottenforgotten in the landland of EgyptEgypt; and the famine shall consume··all the landland;
and the plentyplenty shall not ·be knownknown in the landland from the facesfaces of that◦ famine afterafter it, for it◦shall be very heavy.
Joseph: Ruler of Egypt A New Church Bible story explanation for teaching Sunday school. Includes lesson materials for Primary (3-8 years), Junior (9-11 years), Intermediate (12-14 years), Senior (15-17 years) and Adults. Teaching Support | Ages over 3
Joseph Rules Egypt - Level A Complete lesson with activity choices: make a royal Egyptian necklace for Joseph, create folding dream pockets to show what happened in Pharaoh's dreams, scripted story discussion, coloring picture, and a memory verse. Sunday School Lesson | Ages 4 - 6
Joseph Rules Egypt - Level B Complete lesson with activity choices: make a crown of life for Joseph from stars, create a group mural of joseph explaining pharaoh's dreams, scripted story discussion, coloring picture, and a memory verse. Sunday School Lesson | Ages 7 - 10
Joseph Rules Egypt - Level C Complete lesson with activity choices: watch a video and discuss natural and spiritual hunger, review all the dreams in the story of Joseph's life using charades, read and reflect on a door handle sign about storing up your good experiences for spiritual famine times, and a scripted story discussion. Sunday School Lesson | Ages 11 - 14
Joseph Rules Egypt - Level D Complete lesson with activity choices: watch a video and discuss natural and spiritual hunger, draw cartoons or diagrams showing how true ideas give us strength, read and reflect on a door handle sign about storing up your good experiences for spiritual famine times, and a scripted story discussion. Sunday School Lesson | Ages 15 - 17
Sacks of Grain from Egypt This project involves either letting the children make small sacks out of felt or making the sacks ahead of time and then using them to dramatize the story. Project | Ages 4 - 10