Overcoming Being Treated Unfairly

“Overcoming Being Treated Unfairly” Genesis 39:13-23  Dr. Gary M. Barker A saying often stated and true is: “Life is Unfair”.  In many circumstances that we experience we believe that life has treated us unfairly.  This is one of the greatest trials that causes us to...

“Overcoming Sexual Temptation”:

“Overcoming Sexual Temptation”: Genesis 39:1-20 Dr. Gary M. Barker Article published in the Paso Robles Press 3.24.21 One of the amazing truths about the life of the patriarch Joseph is there is no recorded sin that he ever committed. We know that he wasn’t perfectly...

The Consequences of Bitterness and Hate

The Consequences of Bitterness and Hate Genesis 37:12-35 Dr. Gary M. Barker In my last two meditations I discussed the reality of the dysfunctional problems that existed in the family of the Old Testament patriarch Jacob.  Jacob had four wives, eleven sons and one...