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Torah Portion: Devarim (Deuteronomy 1:1-3:22)

What does the Memra de Yeya have to do with patriarchy and God’s Authority structure? When Israel is restored, what will the government look like? Who will rule over each tribe? How will leaders be selected? All men? Some women? … Continue reading

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What did Moses see in the ‘Burning Bush?’

Originally posted Dec. 12, 2013 The first part of Exodus chapter three details Moses’ encounter with the ‘burning bush.’  I re-read this portion of Scripture the other day as part of a recent topical study when I saw something I … Continue reading

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Two great lights and a lot of fireworks…

We had had a wonderful day with several Breaking Israel News reporters on the last day of the Second B’ney Yosef Congress when Al McCarn and I had the privilege of driving Eliyahu Berkowitz back to his home in Katsrin, … Continue reading

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The Angel of the Lord, Pt. 3

Genesis 22:1-19, the binding of Isaac, is called the Akedah.  In this most significant event we learn a number of things, but often do not stop to ponder the significance of the Angel of the Lord and what He says … Continue reading

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The Angel of the Lord, Pt.2

Jewish objection to the Angel of the Lord being Divine usually hinges on one of two points: man can’t see God and the Lord is ‘one.’  In this missive we’ll see that one of those points, that man cannot see … Continue reading

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Who Ate Lunch with Abraham? A book review

The last week was terribly busy and I didn’t get to post much, but did manage to finish reading one of the three books I am currently juggling.  Asher Intrater’s Who Ate Lunch with Abraham has been a most enjoyable … Continue reading

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“The Angel who redeemed me….”

Currently, I am juggling three books, two of which are Stephen Spykerman’s Christians and Jews; The Two Faces of Israel and Asher Intrater’s Who Ate Lunch With Abraham?.  Judging from the high ratings on Amazon, I am not the only … Continue reading

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Ever Faithful

It is interesting to consider the constant Presence of Yehovah in the wilderness, visible Presence, yet the people still rebelled. Are we like that?  I want to say ‘no,’ yet I recognize the battle we fight with the flesh… May … Continue reading

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Test: Link to Download any/all LBC SS Lessons and .ppts

I am testing Hightail as a host for files that I want to make available for download. Click here to access all LBC lessons and powerpoint files.  Please leave a note as to whether this works or not…  Testing internally … Continue reading

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The Complete Lexington Baptist Sunday School Collection

Tomorrow, Sunday, June 21, marks the last time I will be at Lexington Baptist Church teaching Sunday School.  When our series started, I fully expected to only be there 6-8 weeks.  Abba had other ideas and I have been blessed … Continue reading

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Sunday School, P.11 Prov. 28:9 & Jesus on Mt. Sinai

What a terrific fun week as we studied together at Lexington First Baptist!!  It started with a BANG!  The file on my thumb drive wouldn’t load…  Good story on the audio! We began with a short meditation on Proverbs 28:9, … Continue reading

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Sunday School, P.4. The Memra (Crash Course)

We had a terrific Sunday school class yesterday as we continued the series I am guests teaching, Yeshua in the Tanak.  I introduced the Memra from the Targumim.  Following is the audio as well as a link for the powerpoint … Continue reading

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Ex. 14:19, The Angel of God and the Pillar of Cloud

Last week in my guest teaching at a local Sunday School, I mentioned this verse and briefly drew a connection between God (Exodus 13:18) 18 Hence God led the people around by the way of the wilderness to the [a]Red Sea; … Continue reading

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Sunday School, P.3 Angel of the Lord cont.

This week in Sunday school we had an abbreviated class.  Many in the class are members of the choir, so the two service schedule as well as length of services affects our class.  Interestingly, I came prepared for a shorter … Continue reading

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Was Jesus on Mt. Sinai? Part 2

Was Jesus on Mt Sinai?  Does it matter? is one of the most popular and single most shared posts this blog has ever written.  (I recommend the article and recommend sharing it, but that is not the purpose of this … Continue reading

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