The prediction that Esau (the elder) would serve Jacob (the younger) turns out to be a key principle in biblical leadership.
Character, Elders, God's Calling, Elder Qualification
Christian/Church Of Christ
We often talk of the qualities or qualifications of elders from 1 Timothy 3 and Titus 1. However, there is a more basic qualification -- the fruit of the Spirit (Galatians 5.16-25). The presence of the Spirit of God is crucial to the life of God's leader.
Expressing Love, Fruit Of The Spirit, Elders, Elders Appointment, Elder Qualification