LECH LECHA – Abraham’s Great Reward

Life will place us in situations where we stand to make a profit by sacrificing our principles. The person who refuses to compromise his values may lose out financially, but his ultimate reward is God Himself. God promises Abraham a numerous offspring in a dream. (Image: Wikimedia commons, public domain, art by Wenceslas Hollar) LECH LECHA In the days of Abraham a great war swept … Continue reading LECH LECHA – Abraham’s Great Reward

Torah Commentary – Va’etchanan “And I besought” – The Call to Return – SCRIPTURES FOR August 5, 2017

Torah Commentary Va’etchanan “And I besought” Deuteronomy 3:23-7:11 Isaiah 40:1-26 1 Kings 19-22 Matthew 4:1-11; Romans 3:27-31 James 2:14-26 The Call to Return This Torah portion is so rich that it is difficult to not write pages and pages of commentary. Instead I will focus on a great work which is happening in our day, a work based upon just one verse. In Deuteronomy 6:4 we … Continue reading Torah Commentary – Va’etchanan “And I besought” – The Call to Return – SCRIPTURES FOR August 5, 2017

Torah Commentary -Trail of Righteousness – 11-4-2016

Torah Commentary Note: A new Torah reading schedule is on our web site which directs you in not only reading the Torah but also the complete Scriptures during the current Torah cycle. LINK Genesis 6:9-11:32 Isaiah 54:1-55:5 Matthew 24:36-44 1Peter 3:18-22 Noach (Noah)   Trail of Righteousness The story of the flood is maybe the most famous outside of creation itself. Most all cultures have … Continue reading Torah Commentary -Trail of Righteousness – 11-4-2016

Torah Commentary – Sh’mot (Exodus) – What Is In Your Hand?

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 stories of Abraham, Isaac and Jacob are ancient history. Joseph … Continue reading Torah Commentary – Sh’mot (Exodus) – What Is In Your Hand?

Tazria (She Conceives) – “What Did Yeshua Do?”

Tazria (She Conceives) Leviticus 12:1-13:59 2 Kings 4:42-5:19 “What Did Yeshua Do?” One of the many blessings that today’s Messianic Believers receive in committing themselves to a consistent, weekly examination of the Torah portion, is the much fuller perspective that they naturally receive of the Scriptures. Too frequently, people who read the Apostolic Scriptures or New Testament, when reading references about the Mosaic Law, have … Continue reading Tazria (She Conceives) – “What Did Yeshua Do?”