Jacob Had It All

By sight and nature, Esau had the good stuff. He was the first born and had strength. He had enough and it kept him from God. Jacob met the Lord. He wrestled with Him and wound up with a limp. But Jacob got the power and love that came with covenant love. (Malachi 1:2-3; Genesis […]

Continue reading

The Way of Jacob, the Way of Esau

Esau was a man of means, a naturally strong person. He had enough. He didn’t need his birthright, he saw no need for God. Jacob was far from perfect, but he limped along with God and his family. He wrestled and held fast. God could not let Jacob go. Jacob really had it all. (Genesis […]

Continue reading