Most of us are familiar with the story of the births of Esau and his brother Jacob, with their prophesied struggle, how Esau sold his birthright for a bowl of "lentil stew", and later how Jacob, with his mother's help, deceived Isaac and "stole" Esau's blessing as well. What value could a story of Esau be for us today?
Dan Taylor serves as the pastor of the Lubbock, Texas United Church of God congregation. He is married and he and his wife Corinne have of two children. He formerly served as a writer and head of the research department for the Plain Truth and other other Church publications for 13 years. Prior to serving as pastor he worked in the high tech field for 22 years.