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Embracing Elul by Heather Rosenberg

You’re invited… To the month of Elul…

Let me describe the party before you accept the invitation.  It includes praying, looking at all that you have done wrong (and normally remembering what has been done to you), asking for forgiveness, and fasting eventually. 1,356 more words


Signs of the Times

We watched the eclipse yesterday. In our location only about 75% of the Sun was eclipsed but, it was interesting to watch. But, what is more interesting is thinking about what it may mean? 819 more words


Favor or 40

Today was a historic event for many in the United States of America, especially since we have not had a coast to coast solar eclipse since 1918. 879 more words

Teshuvah, Solar Eclipse, 2017/5777

The Hebrew month of Elul initiates a 40 day period called Teshuvah. This is the Hebrew word for “repent”. It is a time to turn toward God. 533 more words


Jerusalem: "Reserving seats for the High Holidays"

If you are spending the upcoming high holidays (Rosh Hashana & Yom Kippur) in Jerusalem, you should make sure that you get a seat at a Synagogue. 221 more words
Rosh Hashana

July 31@ Leviticus 22-24

Leviticus 22-24 (NLT link)

Discover His heart: He is blessed by our celebration of His goodness

As somewhat of a foodie, I am immediately attracted to any chapter in the Bible that is all about feasts.  674 more words

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