If we think about the practical side of Yeshua’s teaching (like the teaching of the Israelite prophets), we see it’s about hesed. And the core of our service to God is loving deeds toward people. Our worship is only acceptable when our hesed is right.
The parable of the Pharisee and the Tax Collector is a part of that lifestyle Yeshua taught his disciples. But beware, the parable is a trap.
-June 5 in Atlanta: The “Eyewitnesses in the Gospels” seminar. Check here for info and we’d love for you to join us.
-The Messiah Yeshua Children’s Series is making progress and the first book (a double issue) could be out in June.
-Yeshua for Small Groups is my summer project, so it will hopefully be ready in the fall.
-Mark: An Audio-Commentary should be out before the end of the year.
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