Understanding Tisha B’Av

Re-post:  Yesterday (July 29, 2020) at sundown, Israel began the commemoration of Tisha B'av, which carries great significance to the Jewish people.  To explain, I'm re-posting this article from last year.  Enjoy! The saddest day on the Jewish calendar will commence tonight at sundown and extend through sundown tomorrow.  Jews around the world will commemorate …

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Pursuing Utopia

Hi friends! It seems there are two groups of people in the world: those looking anxiously for the return of our Lord, and those pursuing utopia on a hopelessly sinful planet. We see evil all around us, yet politicians and others promise a better world. It will never happen! Consider two principles of Scripture: ...every …

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Lawlessness: Delusions about the Value of Life

God will send upon them a deluding influence so that they will believe what is false.~2 Thessalonians 2:11 As always, welcome back to our virtual study table! We're focusing on Paul's warning to the Thessalonians that the mystery of lawlessness is already at work in our world, but will take a little different angle today. We live in a …

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Syrian Infant Flown to Israel for Lifesaving Heart Surgery

Israel remains a good neighbor to Syria! A 10-day-old Syrian baby with a heart defect was flown to Israel for lifesaving heart surgeries. Last week, the infant survived the first of three necessary surgeries and the surgeons believe chances are good the child will have a normal life after undergoing future surgeries. Read the story …

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