Israel’s Return

"He himself will redeem Israel from all their sins." (Psalm 130: 8). How can the Bible be read in its entirety and not be credited with God's affirmation of undying love and eventual redemption for Israel? The Jewish rejection of their own Messiah, Yeshua, has been a cause for offense by some. This offense is… Continue reading Israel’s Return

God’s People

This is not an exclusive club, it is open to everyone who believes. If you do not believe, then you should not feel rejected or disgruntled by those who do believe. Moreover, we all are capable of having a change of heart. From time to time we hear of the benefits and blessings of being… Continue reading God’s People

How to Bless a Believer

"The Lord said to Moses, 'Tell Aaron and his sons, This is how you are to bless the Israelites.  Say to them: The Lord bless you and keep you; the Lord make his face shine on you and be gracious to you; the Lord turn his face toward you and give you peace.'  So they… Continue reading How to Bless a Believer

Messiah’s Return

Israel was destroyed in 70 AD, by the Romans, shorty after the Messiah Yeshua was killed, raised to life and ascended to heaven.  In 1947 the Israeli nation was reestablished.  In 1967, Jerusalem the capital of Israel was liberated from foreign captivity and rule.  In 2018, Jerusalem was designated the capital of Israel by the… Continue reading Messiah’s Return

The Highway of Holiness

“A highway shall be there, and a road, and it shall be called the Highway of Holiness.  The unclean shall not pass over it but it shall be for others.  Whoever walks the road, although a fool, shall not go astray.  No lion shall be there, nor shall any ravenous beast go up on it;… Continue reading The Highway of Holiness

Coming Influence of God

The desert and wilderness will break forth into blossom revealing the splendor and glory of God. Those with feeble knees and fearful heart hear, "Be strong, do not fear; your God will come, he will come with vengeance; with divine retribution he will come to save you." Then will the eyes of the blind be… Continue reading Coming Influence of God

Promises to Israel – Their Irrevocable Call

“And I will pour on the house of David and on the inhabitants of Jerusalem the Spirit of grace and supplication; then they will look on Me whom they pierced. Yes, they will mourn for Him as one mourns for his only son, and grieve for Him as one grieves for a firstborn.” Zechariah 12:10… Continue reading Promises to Israel – Their Irrevocable Call

The Promised Land

"Now after the death of Moses the servant of the Lord it came to pass, that the Lord spake unto Joshua the son of Nun, Moses' minister, saying, Moses my servant is dead; now therefore arise, go over this Jordan, thou, and all this people, unto the land which I do give to them, even to… Continue reading The Promised Land

The Believer’s Status

"Oh, I got a text from Shana," she said.  I paused thinking, how is she texting my Cousin, whom I haven't spoken to in several years, when she said, "...you know from Arkansas."  "Oh, yeah, how is she and Chip," I replied.  We want to know the status of our friends - that they are… Continue reading The Believer’s Status

Bethlehem

"But thou, Bethlehem Ephratah, though thou be little among the thousands of Judah, yet out of thee shall he come forth unto me that is to be ruler in Israel; whose goings forth have been from of old, from everlasting." Micah 5:2. "And Joseph also went up from Galilee, out of the city of Nazareth,… Continue reading Bethlehem

God’s Temple

Israel is an example to us today; all that happened, their choices, their delivery from enemies, their falling away from God, the building of the Temple, the Ten commandments, and all the rest.  We see in Israel God's ideas delivered to them in great specificity and detail.  In regard to the temple, perhaps it seemed… Continue reading God’s Temple

What Happened to the Sacrifice

The sacrifice in the Torah has been fulfilled by a lasting, once for all sacrifice of the Lamb of God, His one and only son Yeshua, Messiah.  That sacrifice was the one to which all the rituals of Passover pointed. So, when the curtain in the temple was rent from top to bottom, as the… Continue reading What Happened to the Sacrifice

God’s Building From Start to Finish

God is a master builder.   "For he was looking forward to the city with foundations, whose architect and builder is God." (Heb. 11:10).  " For every house is built by someone, but God is the builder of everything.  Moses was faithful as a servant in all God's house, bearing witness to what would be… Continue reading God’s Building From Start to Finish