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  1. Genesis 33:1-4

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    . Gen 33:1-2 . . Looking up, Jacob saw Esau coming, accompanied
    by four hundred men. He divided the children among Leah, Rachel,
    and the two maids, putting the maids and their children first, Leah
    and her children next, and Rachel and Joseph last.


    Whether Rachel was expecting Benjamin at this time is difficult to ascertain;
    but if she was; then that would help explain why Jacob put her last in the
    caravan.

    . Gen 33:3a . . He himself
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    Religion , Religion
  2. Genesis 32:26-33

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    . Gen 32:26 . .When he saw that he had not prevailed against him,
    he wrenched Jacob's hip at its socket, so that the socket of his hip
    was strained as he wrestled with him.


    In spite of the injury, Jacob still hung on and refused to let go. The injury
    served a purpose. It wasn't to make Jacob let go; after all, the angel could
    just as easily broken both of Jacob's arms. The injury served to handicap
    Jacob, and force him to depend even more upon
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    Religion , Religion
  3. JPPT1974's Tues Thoughts 10/25/2016:

    It is how that
    We are to
    Become the kind
    Of people that
    God wants us
    To become and.
    Live like Him.
    Even if we are
    Not of this world
    Once we become His children.
    Our world is only a temporary home.
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  4. JPPT1974's Mon Thoughts 10/24/2016:

    Nobody wants to
    Agree to disagree
    And that we
    Want our own
    Way and thing.
    But that is not
    How the Lord
    Works and that
    We should go by
    His will and way.
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  5. Genesis 32:25b

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    . Gen 32:25b . . And a man wrestled with him until the break of
    dawn.


    There's been some speculation regarding not only the identity of this man
    but also his species. Some say it was the pre-incarnate Jesus Christ. Some
    say it was Esau's evil angel. Some say it was one of God's holy angels. And
    some say it was God himself in a human form. Hosea can help settle this.

    "The Lord once indicted Judah, and punished Jacob for his conduct, requited
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    Religion , Religion
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