• The God of Bethel

    FROM TABLETALK | March 2007

    Two of the greatest visions in the Bible are given to Jacob. The first occurs at Bethel as he leaves his father’s house (Gen. 28:10–22). The second occurs as he returns home, at Peniel (Gen. 32 …Read More

  • Snakes and Ladders by Derek Thomas

    FROM TABLETALK | March 2007

    Poor Jacob! You have to feel sorry for him even though he’s a most disagreeable character! A “self-willed mother’s boy,” with opportunistic instincts that enabled him to outsmart friends and foes alike in a ruthless bid at …Read More