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Is hate the answer? Yishai Fleisher and the Palestinian Question

My plans for the summer did not include reading or in any way weighing in on the discussion of Palestinians.  Honestly, while I probably should have been more educated on the issue, I can say that aside from driving through … Continue reading

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I have crossed over…

Good friend, Debbie Triesch, posted this on her MeWe feed this morning. I LOVE it!! Have we really left the ways of the world, doctrines of men and manmade traditions in favor of Biblical truth? Most think so, but I’m … Continue reading

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Amazing Days!!

Do we have a clue how AMAZING is the time that we are living in??  Check out this incredible video created in Ecuador on the 70th anniversary of Israel!!  Can you hear echoes of ‘every tribe, tongue and nation?’  Of … Continue reading

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500,000 +!! Major mile marker…

Just over five years old and now at a half million views, natsab.com is small by many standards, but has impacted many people’s lives with truth and challenging thoughts. Thank you for being here and sharing this journey as we … Continue reading

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Jerusalem for Passover, two pilgrims’ adventures….

One of the great joys of going up to Jerusalem for the feasts is to gather on the weekly Shabbats at Independence Park.  Some time back, it sort of became an unwritten date on every ephramite’s calendar: 2pm at Independence … Continue reading

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Traveling home

I love to travel but must say, it is a sickness. Somehow airports, security, sitting and food (airport and airplane) are either bad or worst. We arrived at Ben Gurion early only to find out our flight is already delayed … Continue reading

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The everlasting Word!

When this was written, what commandments was the author or Author referring to? Just our verses later: Trust in the Lord with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding. Proverbs 3:5 Maybe it should read, “trust in … Continue reading

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Sowing and Reaping the Kingdom: Torah Commentary by Ardelle Brody

by Al McCarn on tenpartsintheking.com: Those who are familiar with Ardelle Brody’s Torah commentaries know the depth and breadth of her understanding of the Scriptures. We were pleasantly surprised this week to get a note from Ardelle asking to use … Continue reading

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Speaking of “Greater Israel”….

Just yesterday, I posted a bit about Greater Israel and the explosiveness of hte topic.  well, imagine my surprise when I received the following news analysis and prayer points email today that delves into the very topic!!  And, it all … Continue reading

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The Moving Cloud and Difficult Truth

Numbers 9:15-23 explains in detail the travel habits of the Children of Israel in the wilderness.  The abbreviated version is that they followed the Pillar of Cloud.  When the Cloud moved, they moved.  When the Cloud stood still, they camped. … Continue reading

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“Greater Israel” explosive Topic!

Recently, while reading comments from an occasional commenter on my blog, I saw a link to a website with an intriguing name: “The Greater Israel”   Immediately, I was intrigued and went to peruse the site.  The first and, unfortunately, only … Continue reading

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Does God have two brides??

The knee jerk reaction from both Jews and Christians is a resounding, “NO!!!”  But, does Scripture bear this out, or are we willfully blind to a most difficult topic that we relegate to some ancient culture and time? Buckle your … Continue reading

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Ever wonder why most pastors and ‘theologically trained’ people don’t get this Torah awakening?

It is a common lament: “My pastor just doesn’t see this,” or, “My family knows their Bible forwards and backwards, why don’t they understand?” For me, as a former pastor who began Torah observance and see clearly it’s current relevance … Continue reading

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Counting down the days…. (And, I’m EXCITED!!!)

Several countdowns are running at our house.  There’s the countdown to our third trip to Israel.  We also have the countdown to the 2 p.m. launch of Ten Parts in the King on Sunday, January 21, 2018 at M. Judson … Continue reading

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You may not like it, but….

Whether we like or don’t like what the Torah says is immaterial.  It is still TRUTH.  It is the definition of righteousness.  It is okay to wrestle with it, but in the end we have to make a decision: obey … Continue reading

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