Joseph had a stunning response. Rather than saying, “You have come to the right man.”, he acknowledged reality. Joseph couldn’t do it. God could.
There was clear risk to this approach. Joseph had faith in God. Joseph took the risk.
God provided the reward. That’s just how God rolls. God has put Jesus in charge. Jesus can do anything. I must trust him.
Pharaoh said to Joseph, “I had a dream, and no one can interpret it. But I have heard it said of you that when you hear a dream you can interpret it.” “I cannot do it,” Joseph replied to Pharaoh, “but God will give Pharaoh the answer he desires.” Genesis 41:15-16