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Genesis 43 - Key

v18-22, especially v19

And they came near to the steward of Joseph's house, and they communed with him at the door of the house,

We should settle everything that we can, before the day of judgment comes. You might have heard of "keeping short accounts with the Lord," (which means repenting from sin quickly after you've committed it). We should also "keep short accounts" with other people.

Application

Matthew 5:23-26, especially v25
Agree with thine adversary quickly, whiles thou art in the way with him; lest at any time the adversary deliver thee to the judge, and the judge deliver thee to the officer, and thou be cast into prison.

I'll be quick to humble myself, when I have a conflict with family members.

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