Tags » Abraham

To Have Faith Like Abraham...

It’s interesting to start out in one direction only to end up in another. The drawing below started out as a broken heart, as I pondered and sat with the sadness I felt over situations around me. 270 more words


Statutes? What ....?

Abraham kept God’s commandments, statutes and laws (Genesis 26:5).
He is the Father of the Faithful so

hopefully you’d like to faithfully keep them too. … 603 more words

Christian Living

VaYishlach- Errors of Our Patriarchs- Weekly Discourse For 11/27/2015 16 Kislev 5776

To many, the title of this discourse might seem unusual, given the fact that we normally are taught that our patriarchs are wonderfully idyllic personas.  However, this is merely a simplistic,  allegorical rendering by Rabbis and teachers who are not looking to the depth of the text to teach that each of these people were men, who were just as fallible as each of us are.   1,544 more words


Does God Talk to Unbelievers? (Part 11)

Series: Does God Talk to Unbelievers?

“It is the nature of God to speak.” ~AW Tozer

Does God talk to unbelievers? Yes, He does. God is as apt to talk to an unbeliever as He is to talk to a believer. 298 more words

Biblical Literature

Is the Bible a Book about Men? What about Women?

So . . . apparently some women these days have just a few problems with the Bible:

“It’s all about men!”

“The Bible represents an archaic, male-dominated society.” 5,899 more words

The Bible

He Went Out - Vayetze

In this Torah Portion, we read about Jacob, who not only left home to flee from his brother Esau, but also to find a wife.  We read about his dream of the ladder extending from Earth to Heaven, and about his dealings with Laban, his future father-in-law.  1,118 more words


Darkness cannot drive out darkness-Be The Light!

Based on a Sermon on 22nd November at South Woodham Evangelical Church.

Beloved, never avenge yourselves, but leave it to the wrath of God, for it is written, “Vengeance is mine, I will repay, says the Lord.” To the contrary, “if your enemy is hungry, feed him; if he is thirsty, give him something to drink; for by so doing you will heap burning coals on his head.” Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good. 1,644 more words