Tag Archives: Christian

Should Christians celebrate Passover?

A recent commenter on my blog asked the question, “Should Christians celebrate Passover?”  While this is certainly a controversial topic, it is absolutely one that needs to be visited on a regular basis, and the answer needs to be Scriptural, … Continue reading

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Denominations, by definition, will fail

While some may think the following thought is aimed primarily at my brothers in the church, I would offer that most Messianic and Hebrew roots believers have never left a denominational mindset…  Please read on. Jn 17:20-23 Neither pray I … Continue reading

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71 years ago today…

Seventy-one years ago today, a group of people was released from the prison in which they had unjustly been placed.  But, only a remnant walked out.  Most had been incinerated, shot, gassed and other attrocities…  all at the hands of … Continue reading

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Can’t God make up His mind?

Many churches inadvertently teach that God is a liar and can’t make up His mind.  Seriously! They teach the Torah, His instructions in righteousness, only applied to ancient Israel; the church has a different set of standards and keeping the … Continue reading

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An Open Invitation to Pastors and Students of the Bible

Publicly or privately, via phone, email or face to face, let’s discuss the Scriptures. What do they say concerning our very Hebrew Messiah, Yeshua, and how He says we should be walking?  What are the traditions we have inherited that … 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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Christians, please help me understand…

I have four boys, most of whom are teenagers.  We do not have a communication problem, so I can tell them what to do and they understand perfectly well. If I tell them clearly, once or twice, to do something, … Continue reading

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Guest post: Analogy of Father and Son with pic

I frequent a Messianic fellowship board that is something of a Facebook for Torah Observant believers in Yeshua.  Besides the fun conversations, there is much sharing of insight and Scriptural truth.  In the wake of a discussion about the Hebraic … Continue reading

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Chewing gum for the brain…

As I have mentioned before, I am reading/enjoying/re-reading J. K. McKee’s The New Testament Validates Torah.  Frankly, this is the single best systematic addressing of Torah for the Messianic.  I believe more and broader scholarly works will emerge as time … Continue reading

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Distinct? Or, United? (God in a box.)

In a recent online conversation, several Christian pastors were trying to force me to subscribe to their particular understanding of the nature of Yeshua and how they believe the Godhead fits together.  Predictably, because I didn’t use or agree with … Continue reading

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Paul: The Nazarene Ringleader

Terrific video articulating what it means to be a Nazarene, who the Nazarenes were and what some of the Church Fathers had to say about them.

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Jesus / Yeshua as pictured in Joseph. Part 3.

Joseph is such an incredibly detailed picture of Jesus/Yeshua.  Previously, in Part 1 and Part 2, we looked at Genesis 37:1 through 41:38.  Now we’ll continue. Please remember, this is not an exhaustive list, or complete handling of each remez, … Continue reading

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Houses Built on Rock and Sand

Is your house built on the Rock? Most do not know what that means!!  Do you?  Sure?  Keep reading. We’ve all read the parable, and if we were raised in the church, we had multiple Sunday School or VBS lessons … Continue reading

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Vayishlach, Shabbat Service, Nov. 16, 2013

Vayishlach, Shabbat Service, Nov. 16, 2013. This past week’s Shabbat message has particularly significant prophetic implications.  I put it on our fellowship’s blog, but thought I’d link it over here for those interested. It is long, but most, whether Torah … Continue reading

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The 3 signs of apostasy, and how to deal with doubt in your life

Following post reblogged.  Excellent!!  HIGHLY recommended for all to read!! ___________________________________ Are there signs in a person’s life that they are headed towards apostasy, loss of faith? What can a person dealing with doubt do to renew faith and grow … Continue reading

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