Why Jacob Returns for His Small Vessel
Jacob views material possessions as essential and indispensable.
When Jacob Reconciled with Esau
Jacob is surprised to learn that even with estranged family members, reconciliation is possible.
Jacob And Pharaoh: A Brief Encounter
Jacob and Pharaoh's brief interaction over Jacob's age raises many questions about the complex relationship between the two.
Confronting Our Dark Sides
Like Jacob's struggle, each of us must recognize, confront and struggle with our darker side.
Feeling The Presence Of God
God's presence at Jacob's deathbed teaches us that our reactions to the situations in which we find ourselves determine our spiritual perceptions.
Don’t Just Stand There — Do Something!
Fear paralyzes us, rendering us incapable of addressing our most pressing problems.