Jacob returns to his homeland and hears that Esau is coming to meet him, with 400 armed men. splits his camp, then sends gifts from his flocks, a bunch at a time, to his brother in order to try to appease his anger.
But what is important to note is that before he sent gifts, he prayed to God, reminding God that He told him to return, and of God’s promise to protect him.
After this, Jacob wrestles with an angel, and prevails. What meaning does this have for us? When we have Tsouris in our life, who do we wrestle with?