Julie Coleman

The End of Jacob's Life



No matter how good life can be, there’s always something to drag us down. Life will never be easy. And sometimes that makes us feel like life is pretty meaningless. In this portion of Scripture portion, we will see that very sentiment played out at the end of Jacob’s life. Jacob is Joseph’s aging father. The golden years he had anticipated just weren’t what he’d hoped. Everything about his life just always seemed to be hard. Where is the hope?