I. Verse 37—“And Jacob took him rods…”
1. Laban is thinking that there is no way that he can lose in this deal.
A. In verse 26, Jacob finally says, “Give me my wives and my children, for whom I have served thee, and let me go.”
1. Verse 25 says, “And it came to pass, when Rachel had born Joseph, that Jacob said unto Laban, Send me away, that I may go unto mine own place, and to my country.”
II. Verse 23—“God hath taken away my reproach”