Building Jewish-Arab Relationships in Light of Pentecost

Welcome back, Bible students!  Be honest:  Did you struggle with yesterday’s homework assignment?  Was it difficult to “welcome” all those people groups into “our” celebration of the coming of the Holy Spirit and the birth of the church?  If we are honest, haven’t we knowingly or unknowingly claimed the work of the Holy Spirit and …

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Who was Present at Pentecost…and Why Does it Matter?

Friends, Pentecost just came and went, so it is a great time to talk about the original Pentecost! We’re continuing in our America, Israel and the Church series, but today's discussion will definitely dip into Pentecost. With it, we will make a slight change in direction over the next few days.  We just passed through …

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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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