Yom Kippur, Day of Atonement begins at sunset on Tuesday, October 8, 2019. Yom Kippur is the most solemn and holiest day in Judaism. Day of Atonement is the only day that God called the Israelites to a Corporate Fast (no food or water for 24 hours). Leviticus 23: The Lord spoke to Moses, saying, 27 “On exactly the tenth … Continue reading Day of Atonement
Greetings! L'Shana Tova tikatev v’tichatem” (May you be inscribed in the book of Life and sealed for a good year). Beginning at sunset tonight, September 29 until sunset September 31 is the Feast of Trumpets (Yom Teruah), one of the 7 Feasts of Israel that God commanded His people to observe. The Jewish people typically … Continue reading Feast of Trumpets
Tonight, a dear sister in Christ was asking a question that I think many of us, as followers of Jesus Christ, have asked ourselves. Is Saturday or Sunday the Sabbath and are Christians required to Keep the Sabbath? While detailing my own journey of understanding on the Sabbath, the Holy Spirit revealed something to me … Continue reading Jesus is Lord of the Sabbath
Besides the unprecedented RE-elections that are taking place in the Israeli Knesset TODAY, there is a VERY SIGNIFICANT PROPHETIC EVENT taking place in Israel in the month of September 2019. Awhile back, we wrote a very difficult and troubling post titled "Beware the leaven of the Pharisees". It was a difficult post to write and … Continue reading What is going on in Israel this month?
One of the least appreciated books in the Bible is the Song of Solomon. It is a love story written by King Solomon himself, about his love relationship with his "Shulamite bride". The narration switches back and forth from the viewpoint of the Shulamite, to the viewpoint of King Solomon. Song of Solomon can also … Continue reading I am my beloved’s – Teshuvah
Have you ever felt trapped, hemmed in, or cornered? Not too long ago, I watched the movie "San Andreas". There was a very intense scene where a young woman became trapped in a car that was being crushed by giant chunks of falling concrete. A massive earthquake had caused parts of the roof to collapse … Continue reading Wide open spaces
Today is the 9th of Av on the Hebrew Calendar, also known as Tisha b'Av. Today is a day of mourning and fasting in Israel because it's a day that commemorates a list of catastrophes for the Jewish people. On this day in HIS STORY, the 10 spies returned with their "bad report". In approximately … Continue reading The 9th of Av
In these last days, we are living in a world where civility and decency have been discarded like yesterday's trash. When movies that glorify the hunting down and killing of political opponents for sport are being produced and celebrated, well, I can only say I would never have imagined our world could degrade so far. … Continue reading The pearl of Greatest price
This has been a very sobering weekend for those of us living in the United States. First, the random shooting at the garlic festival in California a few days ago, killing 3 people (including 2 children), and wounding 11 others! And this weekend, two mass shootings in two days is shocking and beyond comprehension. In … Continue reading Evil exists in the world
You may have heard Christians using the phrase "I'm a born again Christian", and you may be wondering what in the world does that mean? You aren't alone. A Jewish Pharisee named Nicodemus visited Jesus secretly, at night, to ask Him this very question. You see, Nicodemus had to visit Jesus in secret because the … Continue reading What does it mean to be “born again”?