Healthy Regret But now this is what Adonai says, He who created you, Ya‘akov, He who formed you, Isra’el: “Don’t be afraid, for I have redeemed you; I am calling you by your name; you are mine. When you pass through water, I will be with you; when you pass through rivers, they will not overwhelm you;… Continue reading Healthy Regret
Being Carried Away Remember your leaders, those who spoke God’s message to you. Reflect on the results of their way of life, and imitate their trust — Yeshua the Messiah is the same yesterday, today and forever. Do not be carried away by various strange teachings; for what is good is for the heart to… Continue reading Being Carried Away
Forever Grateful I will bless Adonai at all times; his praise will always be in my mouth.When I boast, it will be about Adonai; the humble will hear of it and be glad. Proclaim with me the greatness of Adonai; let us exalt his name together. (Psalm 34:1-3) In this day and age, there appears little for us to… Continue reading Forever Grateful
Respect We ask you, brothers, to respect those who are working hard among you, those who are guiding you in the Lord and confronting you in order to help you change. Treat them with the highest regard and love because of the work they are doing. Live at peace among yourselves. 1 Thessalonians 5:12,13 It… Continue reading RESPECT
DO YOU PONDER YOUR STEPS? Say to them, ‘As I live,’ swears Adonai Elohim, ‘I take no pleasure in having the wicked person die, but in having the wicked person turn from his way and live. So repent! Turn from your evil ways! For why should you die, house of Isra’el’? Ezekiel 33:11 (Complete Jewish Bible) … Continue reading DO YOU PONDER YOUR STEPS?
CHANGE OF DIRECTION Moses had to forcibly make the Israelites set out from the Sea of Suf. (Exodus 15:22) Have you ever had to change your direction? Were you on a route that was taking you no where but continued on it? Human beings are strange that way. We do the same thing over… Continue reading CHANGE OF DIRECTION
HOW DO WE LOVE OTHERS? Do not let grace and truth leave you — bind them around your neck; write them on the tablet of your heart. Then you will win favor and esteem in the sight of God and of people. – Proverbs 3:3,4 The more television we watch, the more we are given… Continue reading HOW DO WE LOVE OTHERS?
AND YOU SHALL LOVE Sh’ma, Yisra’el! Adonai Eloheinu, Adonai echad. Deuteronomy 6:4 “Hear, Israel! Adonai is our God, Adonai is One.” This is a biblical prayer every Jew is encouraged to recite every morning upon rising and every evening before going to bed. Why? What is its purpose? Ancient rabbis also asked that question and their answer… Continue reading AND YOU SHALL LOVE
Beloved, my wife & I just saw “The Sound of Freedom.” This one of the most powerful films I have seen in a long time. I urge you to see this, while it is still in movie theatres. Once you have seen the movie, pass it on to friends and family. BEING INCLUSIVE “And… Continue reading BEING INCLUSIVE
DISTINCTION THEOLOGY PART II Yes, I will distinguish between my people and your people, and this sign will happen by tomorrow. Exodus 8:23 In the last teaching, I shared with you the biblical underpinnings of Distinction Theology. In that post I concluded there was a difference between the expectations of Gentile and Jewish… Continue reading DISTINCTION THEOLOGY PART II