- ("William Willimon's writings this week in his publication Pulpit Resource made some better sense of Peter's excursion into the waves then most folk seem to do. Jesus shows up in the middle of the night. The waves are crashing over the boat, the winds are howling, the sea and the storm conspiring to crush the dream and the dreamer...")
- Jacob had no coat of yellow, green and blue, but Esau's stew was red. We wrestle a lot with images in the text just like Jacob did. Esau swore to slay his brother, Jacob, but then killed him with kindness.
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