Lesson Plan on Forgiveness


Reference: Genesis 45, 50


Resource: (includes audio) - http://www.family.org/fmedia/broadcast/a0025147.cfm


Resource - Joseph Bayly - The Last Thing we Talk About (formerly The View from a Hearse)


Explain: Story of Joseph, his Coat of Many Colors, and his forgiveness


Ask: “Was it hard for Joseph to forgive?”


Ask: “Did he tell their father? Why or why not?”
Student reads Genesis 50:19-end


Discussion: Forgiveness in your life? In the life of people in the news?


Handout on Forgiveness