How did the Feast of Trumpets become Rosh Hashanah?

Before we answer the question above, let's lay the groundwork. In Leviticus 23, God revealed details of His "appointed times," also known as the 7 major Jewish feasts. Three were to be commemorated in short order in the spring. (Feasts of Passover, Unleavened Bread and First Fruits) The fourth was Penecost. Then, three fall feasts …

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A Message for Our Day: COVID-19 and Racial Riots are in God’s Hands!

Some would say we are living in the worst days of American history. I'm not sure I totally agree with that, but nonetheless, these are definitely trying times...and may even get worse. But this I know: God has not left His throne! I recently heard one of the most timely messages I've ever heard, but …

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Anne Graham Lotz Calls Us to Prayer

While enjoying camping, fun, fellowship, worship and the Word of God with friends over the weekend, I was unaware of Anne Graham Lotz's call to prayer on Pentecost Sunday. However, given all we are facing, it resonates so strongly in my heart, and I am so convinced the Lord is eagerly waiting for us as …

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Pentecost: Where Mt Sinai and Mt Zion Intersect

Yesterday was Pentecost, but I want to linger there for just a moment because there is one more fascinating thing I want you to see. Pentecost is the Christian commemoration of the giving of the Holy Spirit and the birth of the church. The same day is known as Shavuot to Jews, and represents the …

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