J is for Joseph

He had an amazing technicolor dream coat. Joseph was a firstborn son of Jacob (aka Israel) and his father's first love, Rachel. And Jacob (following in his mother's footsteps) wasn't shy about showing favoritism towards Joseph. Actions that didn't go unnoticed by his other brothers. Enter sibling rivalry and jealousy of epic proportions. Now to … Continue reading J is for Joseph

I is for Israel (Jacob)

Family dysfunction at its finest. That's what we find with the grandson of Abraham. Jacob, the great patriarch of the Old Testament, was the son of Isaac and fraternal twin brother to Esau. And that's where our story begins. Jacob is a mama's boy. When his older, stronger and much bigger brother, Esau, straps on … Continue reading I is for Israel (Jacob)