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Sukkot 5779


When I was growing-up, the Feast of Tabernacles was relegated to stories of ancient Israel laid-out on nappy flannelgraph boards. I loved those stories and the teachers who used that medium to communicate Old Testament truths. 1,650 more words

Biblically Authentic

Leviticus 23 - Feasts & Sacred times

Leviticus 23

A consolidated list of festivals in ancient Israel is listed here. The below list contains a few that are not listed in this chapter, but are given to Israel later (Numbers, John, Esther) 552 more words


Do Christians Need Yom Kippur?

We have just completed the High Holy Days in Israel.  This past Wednesday was Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement.  It’s the most important day on the Jewish calendar—and it has been, pretty much since Moses received Torah from God on Mt. 1,793 more words

The Morning After

Reading: After 37 Years My Mother Apologizes for My Childhood by Sharon Olds 

Sermon – The Morning After – Gretchen

Last Sunday, I told you about the ledge at my friends’ lake cabin.  2,594 more words


Fasts or Not

Last night when Thandie Newton won an Emmy for her performance in Westworld, she said she wanted to thank G-d even though she did not believe in Him. 976 more words

Gentile believers should observe the Day of Atonement!

What is the Day of Atonement (a.k.a Yom Kippur)?

The Day of Atonement (Hebrew: Yom Kippur) is one of seven annual Sabbath days which God commanded His congregation to keep. 2,804 more words

The Feasts Of God

The Power of Poetry

When I was young I dreamt of being a famous poet and winning the Nobel Prize for Literature, and maybe becoming Poet Laureate of the United States. 513 more words