Torah Commentary Vayeshev (He Continued Living) Genesis 37:1-40:23 Amos 2:6-3:8 Acts 7:9-16 Now That is Dysfunction The trials of Esau, Laban and the ordeal at Sh'khem and the death of Rachel are now behind Jacob. He even has a new name. I'm sure he thought it would be time to take life easy to enjoy … Continue reading Torah Commentary – Vayeshev (He Continued Living) – Now That is Dysfunction – SCRIPTURES FOR December 9, 2017
Over the next two weeks SkyWatch TV will feature preparedness broadcasts with experts from around the world covering a broad base of issues from finance to surviving off-grid. A major reason for these special programs involves what looks like the fulfillment of prophecy everywhere; the threat of nuclear war, unrest in the Middle East, instability within the … Continue reading September Is National Preparedness Month: Does GOD Support Having An Emergency Backup Plan?
Torah Commentary Mikketz (At the end) Genesis 41:1-44:17 1Kings 3:15-4:1 Acts 7:9-16 Prison to Palace and Back Again The life of Joseph is filled with ups and downs; up with favor, down to the pit. This week we read of his final release from prison, the stage being set for Joseph's dreams to … Continue reading Torah Commentary -Mikketz (At the end) -Prison to Palace and Back Again -Day 29, Month 9, 5775; 29 December 2016
Torah Commentary Genesis 37:1-40:23 Amos 2:6-3:8 Acts 7:9-16 Vayeshev (He Continued Living) Learning Communication The life of Joseph shows us multiple layers of prophetic shadows. We look at the account of his life to begin to see the concept of two messiahs; Messiah ben Joseph, the suffering servant, and Messiah ben David, … Continue reading Torah Commentary -Vayeshev (He Continued Living) -Learning Communication -Day 22, Month 9, 5775; 22 December 2016
Torah Commentary Sh'mot (Exodus) Exodus 1:1-6:1 Isaiah 27:6-28:13; 29:22-23 Matthew 22:23-33; 41-46 Acts 3:12-15 Hebrews 11:23-26 What Is In Your Hand? Many generations have lived and died since the time of Joseph. To the Hebrews, Caanan is a distant place that is talked about on occasion, but Egypt has become home in their minds. The … Continue reading Torah Commentary – Sh’mot (Exodus) – What Is In Your Hand?
Torah Commentary Vayigash He Approached Genesis 44:18-47:27 Ezekiel 37:15-28 Acts 7:9-16 Abhorrent? Why is That? The moment finally arrives and Joseph can no longer contain himself. I, for one, hope someone has a camera on the faces of the brothers when the words, "I am Yosef" finally sunk in. I think you could have knocked … Continue reading Torah Commentary – Vayigash He Approached
Terumah (Contribution) Exodus 25:1-27:19 1 Kings 5:26-6:13 "The Heart of the Matter" This week’s Torah portion, Terumah, details the construction of the Tabernacle which the glory of God occupied during the Ancient Israelites’ journey through the wilderness. This temporary dwelling place was used by Israel until the First Temple was constructed in Jerusalem by King Solomon. … Continue reading TorahScope – “The Heart of the Matter” – Terumah (Contribution) – JANUARY 31, 2014
IN THE PITS! by Gary Wilkerson Starting in Genesis 37, we see Joseph’s story, which reads like an episode of the television program “Cops.” One of his brothers was a rapist and the others tried to kill Joseph and eventually sold him into slavery. Even Jacob, his own father, neglected to step in when Joseph … Continue reading IN THE PITS! -by Gary Wilkerson – David Wilkerson Today – MONDAY, JANUARY 6, 2014
V'yechi (He lived) Genesis 47:28-50:26 1 Kings 2:1-12 "Vowed to the Land" While reading through V’yechi this week, the following words delivered by the Patriarch Jacob really stuck out at me: “Then Jacob said to Joseph, ‘God Almighty appeared to me at Luz in the land of Canaan and blessed me, and He said to … Continue reading “Vowed to the Land” – V’yechi (He lived)
FORGIVING LOVE by David Wilkerson [May 19, 1931 - April 27, 2011] The Old Testament story of Joseph and his brothers holds a potent message for New Testament Christians. Joseph is a type of Christ and his brothers are a type of God's chosen people on earth. (Remember, God promised Jacob in Genesis 35:11: "Kings … Continue reading FORGIVING LOVE