Jesus, Our Lamb and Our Shepherd: Lessons from Bethlehem

Shepherd's field near BethlehemOur tour group visiting a shepherd's cave Having spent a few days understanding Hanukkah, now is the time to turn our focus toward Christmas and ponder the birth of our Savior. Consider the setting and the characters of that day 2,000 years ago. Seek to know the significance of Bethlehem and the …

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Celebrating the Birth of a Jewish Carpenter: Born with a Purpose

Tis the season!  We recently commemorated the Jewish Festival of Lights (Hanukkah), and as believers, we know that Jesus Himself is the Light of the World (John 8:12, John 9:5). Our sights now turn toward Christmas and the celebration of the birth of our Savior who is Christ the Lord. But let’s get practical for …

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Why is Yeshua Called “Jesus” in English?

Why Jesus? Matthew's gospel tells us that an angel of the Lord appeared to Joseph in a dream and said: “Joseph, son of David, do not be afraid to take Mary as your wife; for the Child who has been conceived in her is of the Holy Spirit. She will bear a Son; and you shall call His name …

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God’s Covenant Re-affirmed with Isaac and Jacob

We’ve got more treasure to seek today, so let’s continue our study of God’s covenant.  You may be wondering, “What does this covenant have to do with prophecy?”  Good question ...thanks for asking!  God prophesied a land and descendants to Abraham, and if those prophesies were never fulfilled, there would be no Jewish people group …

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