Monthly Archives: July 2011

Update: Otherwise Known as La-La Land

I’ve been blogging a long time (this December will be five years). I’ve started other blogs. Some have come and gone (“Bible of Unknowing”) though a seed for a future book and more writing still exists out there somewhere. Others … Continue reading

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Torah? Or a Classic Novel?

Torah is not like the great novels of literature. Torah Tuesday at J2J! Read “Torah and the Great Novels of Literature.”

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Messianic Jewish Issues That Matter, Week 6

Issue for Week #6: Our specific vision is to create a home for Jewish believers in Yeshua. How it Works: I will be posting issues for discussion every Monday or Tuesday this summer. We can discuss the issue all week … Continue reading

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PODCAST: Revealed to Little Children – Yeshua in Context

No, this podcast is not about the children’s book (pictured at left). But the book is now available and you can order it at MountOlivePress.com This podcast is, rather, based on the saying in Matthew 11:25 (“you have revealed these … Continue reading

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What is New in Yeshua?

I will post a podcast today based on this material. This is not exactly a transcript of the podcast to come, but the ideas expressed here will be explain a bit more plainly in the podcast. This is the outgrowth … Continue reading

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Promotion on My Facebook Page

The Delitzsch Hebrew-English gospels are coming out in mid-August. A number of us in the Messianic Jewish world (and a parallel trend back to reading the gospels is happening in emerging churches) feel that the gospels have been neglected and … Continue reading

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Explaining the Paraclete Passages

The Paraclete. The Counselor. The Advocate. The Comforter. “If I do not go away,” said Yeshua, “the Counselor will not come to you.” Who is the Paraclete? You think it’s as easy as saying, “The Spirit.” Not so fast. There … Continue reading

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Messianic Jewish Issues That Matter, Week 5

Issue for Week #5: We want to a greater appreciation for the Mo’adim (festivals, holy days). How it Works: I will be posting issues for discussion every Monday or Tuesday this summer. We can discuss the issue all week long. … Continue reading

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It’s “Messiah Monday” at Journey to Jerusalem

Every Monday (okay, I might miss a few here or there), I’ll be writing about an aspect of the “larger Messiah idea” in the Hebrew Bible. Why do I call it the “larger Messiah idea” and not “messianic prophecy”? Well, … Continue reading

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Gospel ADD?

Do you have Gospel Attention Deficit Disorder? “A Simple Gospel Test” at the YIC Blog.

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