Trinity United Reformed Church St Albans
Do you ever find yourself dreaming about
what you wish for in the future? Do you
remember your dreams when you wake up?
Our story this month comes from the Old Testament.
This is the part of our Bible which tells the stories of
God’s people, the Israelites, before the time of Jesus.
One of the books there, the book of Joel, says:
“God said, I will give my Spirit to everyone. Your sons
and your daughters will look to the future, your old
men will dream dreams, and your young men will
The story on these pages this month is the
very famous one about Joseph. You may
already know this story as ‘Joseph and
the amazing technicolour dreamcoat’. This
time we are thinking especially about the
part of the story where Joseph had dreams
about the future.
Joseph’s dreams were strange, but he learned
how to work out what the dreams meant.
Over time Joseph became wise and, guided
by God, was able to plan for the future. He also realised that things were not always going to be easy for him, but he trusted God through all the ups and downs in his life.
I wonder what you dream of?
The videos on this page tell the first part of Joseph’s story, the links on the next
page are about dreams! Enjoy!
Here are some puzzles.
Download the full-sized PDF, by clicking on the image.
And now some suggestions for activities and crafts: