Our Jewish Roots: Worshiping the Substance, not the Shadow

Greetings friends!  It’s been a while since we gathered around the virtual study table, so I invite you to grab your cup of coffee and pull up a chair!  We’re going to hang out at the table for the next three days, and I promise to make it very practical on day 3.  The Lord …

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The Power of Jesus’ Presence in Your Life and Mine!

By divine sovereignty, the power of Jesus’ presence was put on display even before His birth.  (See here and here.)  Not only did the power of Jesus’ presence make Mary a favored one, but the baby in Elizabeth’s womb leaped in the presence of the Christ child alive in Mary’s womb.  Indeed, God the Father …

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Hanukkah Blessings Point to Christ

Hi everyone!  Hanukkah ends on Monday, but meanwhile, I hope you are enjoying a little bit of Hanukkah as we join with our Jewish friends in celebrating the miracle that happened!  We're in the midst of a series of posts about Hanukkah, so if you don't know what that miracle was, please review: Happy Hanukkah …

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From “Death to Israel” to Salvation: An Iranian Muslim’s Salvation Story

When God told Abraham He would bless all the people on earth through him and his descendants (Genesis 12:3), He meant ALL people! Sometimes we get so wrapped up in "who is against who," and on what side we will stand, we forget that when God created man, He created all of us in His …

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