The Angels STOOD before the Shepherds (not hovering in the air). They disappeared as quickly as they appeared. Simeon recognized the entry of the Messiah without introduction nor fanfare. Anna rushed over to the Messiah equally unintroduced. As prophesied by Isaiah, the Messiah came into the world through a virgin. There was no fanfare. There […]
We visited with Joseph regarding his responsibility to Mary during her pregnancy. We talked to Malachi regarding the prophecy of the one who made smooth the way. Now we’re visiting with Mary regarding the visitation of the angel prior to her visitation. How much is the cost of the Messiah?
Who was John the Baptist? Why was it important that he clear the way, make the path smooth, for his Messiah? He brought the message of the covenant, of Comfort for the down trodden, the hope of Salvation. He was the Messenger of God!
Jesus came into the world as wholly God and wholly man. His purpose was to present himself to humanity as their hope of salvation. He had to enter the world and grow in order to substantiate to his people that He understood their plight on earth. If he came to earth and suffered at the […]
What IS thanksgiving? Today’s discussion concerned a comparison of the American migration and the Hebrew occupation of the Promised Land. Noting that the New World is not the Promised Land, it should also be considered that there was a religious twist to the occupation. Beyond that … Thanksgiving is a time or sharing. It is […]
I am the True Vine … Jesus is from the Root of Jesse. As the Messiah He reigns from the throne of David forever. However, there are those who claim to be from the true vine who will be cut off and thrown into the fire because of their lack of produce. There are others […]
There has to be an easier way! We want to believe that everyone is going to have a happily ever after when they finish with this life. We want to believe that the new command, to love, is going to make everyone feel better. We want to believe that this new command means that we […]
The Resurrection is the most important event in history with the most impact on humanity. The Resurrection of the Messiah is the reason we know that Jesus is the Messiah. The resurrection is not only the risen Christ. It is also future hope of Humanity. It is not just the resurrection of the redeemed, but […]
We allow lots of influence into our lives. We often think that the things of the world are harmless. Yet, we do not consider that everything we allow into our lives has an effect of some kind. Joshua was told that he could overtake Jericho. His people were told that they could not allow anything […]
“I AM the Light of the World. The conflict between the utter moral and spiritual depravity of the Darkness of the World and the Light of Eternal light displayed in the Existence of the Y’shua as the “Light of the World. The fact that the Temple Elders could not fathom the presence of the Second […]