Monthly Archives: February 2014

Crate Trained Believers

Wow!!  Now, here is a great post:  Crate Trained Believers. It is a MUST READ…  For all believers!  

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REstore, REpair, REbuild, not REdefine or REplace… (See Dictionary)

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The Two-Thousand Year Old Christian Mistake

Originally posted on Morning Meditations:
Ezekiel 36:26. You don’t need to turn to it, just listen. God says, now watch this promise. “A new heart also will I give you, and a new spirit will I put within you.” verse…

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The ‘yoke of the law?’ IVPNT: Acts Pt. 2

Continuing where we left off yesterday, let’s dig a little more into Dr. William J. Larkin’s (Ph.D.) treatment of Acts 15 in his IVP New Testament Series Commentary on Acts.  Yesterday we considered his use of ‘law-free gospel.’  Today, we … Continue reading

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Moonrise, sunset… A few pics…

If there is one truly spectacular aspect to this piece of property our Father led us to rent, it is the views.  For being in the middle of rolling hills, we may have one of the highest and most panoramic … Continue reading

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Christendom and the ‘Law-Free Gospel.’ IVPNT: Acts Pt. 1

Yesterday, I posted a piece concerning Christian attitudes regarding Jewish believers who keep God’s Commandments and I evidenced the anti-Torah/antisemitic bias by quoting a number of commentaries.  Leading the evidence was The IVP New Testament Commentary Series volume on the … Continue reading

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Stronger faith = less obediece? Say, what?!?

In an online conversation a while back, a seminary educated (seemingly intelligent) individual, referring to Acts 21:20 said, “In the case of Acts 21 it was weaker brothers who were zealous for the Law.” That statement stuck in my craw … Continue reading

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How did you get that steeple on your church?

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Ki Tisa, Shabbat 2/15/14 In His Presence

Originally posted on Davar Chaim:
Due to weather challenges, Shabbat services at Davar were cancelled this week, however, our family sat this morning to worship and look into the Word at the message I had prepared.  Here is the recording…

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Ki Tisa 2014. A few thoughts….

A few hours ago I sat down to pen this post when instead a post about kidding and farm life in the snow rolled out of my head…  So, ‘take 2!’ I have not made it a habit of commenting … Continue reading

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Make a difference for the Kingdom!

Here is a chance to make a HUGE impact for the Kingdom.  Rabbi Itzhak Shapira has written an incredible book revealing the Jewish Messiah from Judaic literature and the Scriptures.  I reviewed this exceptional work, titled The Return of the … Continue reading

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…the words of my mouth and the meditation of my heart…

How many of us have memorized this verse? Let the words of my mouth and the meditation of my heart Be acceptable in Your sight, O Lord, my rock and my Redeemer.   Psalm 19:14 Many of us.  In fact, … Continue reading

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Snow and kidding…

The snow/sleet/freezing rain mix continues to fall and we are largely buttoned up…  I say largely, because every three hours I am wrapping up and making a trip to the barn to check on the goats.  One mama in particular. … Continue reading

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Who is… The Savior?

The ‘Who is…‘ connections should be getting easier!!  In the last few days we have looked at several, resulting in a series!  Today we want to consider, “Who is…  The Savior?” Christendom would immediately ascribe the title of ‘Savior’ to … Continue reading

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Christendom: ‘Though your sins are as scarlet, they will be as white as snow, IF…’

I’m sitting here watching the snow fall.  Masses of flakes bigger than golf balls are showering upon the surrounding fields.  Slowly the last vestiges of any remaining green or brown grass are disappearing under a relentless cascade.  Soon, all will … Continue reading

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