Patriarchs and Prophets -- Study Guide


Chapter 19: The Return to Canaan

1. Does a difficult life always indicate that we are living outside of God’s will for our lives, while a prosperous life show that we are living out God’s will for us? Is financial or business success always an indicator of God’s favor? Is popularity? Is peace? Explain your answer. PP-SG 21.1

2. What are some of the character traits that Joseph was known for in his youth? PP-SG 21.2

3. Consider the life experiences of Esau, Jacob, Reuben, and Joseph. When is a good time to begin developing a character that is noble and Christlike? How much does a person’s habitual character influence the turns his or her life may take? PP-SG 21.3