TWO BROTHERS AND ONE BIRTHRIGHT
By Michael Catt
*The following outline is taken from Pastor Michael Catt’s sermon series on JACOB: From Self-made to Sanctification. The tape series and booklet can be purchased from Sherwood Baptist Church @229-883-1910 or their website @ www.sherwood-baptist.org.
Will Rogers – “You can’t tell what a man is like or what he is thinking when you are looking at him. You must get around behind him and see what he has been looking at.”
I. THE DESCRIPTION OF THE BROTHERS.
THE TWO BROTHERS.
‘When the boys grew up…’ –
‘Esau became a skillful hunter…’ –
‘A man of the field’ –
‘Jacob was a peaceful man…’ –
THE TWO PARENTS.
II. THE DEAL MAKING REGARDING THE BIRTHRIGHT.
This was no SUDDEN IMPULSE on the part of Esau and it was not a SUDDEN BRILLIANT IDEA on the part of Jacob.
WHAT WAS THE BIRTHRIGHT?
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