A dear reader asked me a question this summer: What are the scriptural requirements to keep God's feasts and are they in place today? One thing that jumped out at me is Leviticus 23:9-11 indicates that this observance had to be in the land of Israel, and the waiving of the sheaf is to be done by ... Read More about Torah Obedience Without a Temple
It's been several weeks since I wrote a new blog post. I've been sick, quite sick, and we found out that it's mono. Several of our girls have it, too, so our exciting summer plans have been replaced with quiet sick days in the living room together. At least we can be together! I am thankful for my ... Read More about A Little Summer Update
A few days ago, I posted an article about headcovering on my Facebook wall. A reader had comment that caught my eye: "Where is headcovering in the Torah? Is Paul adding to scripture in this case?" That's an excellent question, especially since YHVH commands us, "Whatever I command you, be careful ... Read More about Does the Torah Command Headcovering?
This post was originally written in 2010, when I was 36 years old. You do the math... (wink!) Something odd has been happening to me lately. I've been getting old! Yup! I knew it would happen someday, but it has kinda caught me off guard. For the first time I can remember, I'm not one of the ... Read More about Lessons Women Need
It’s a warm, sunny day when a tall man and his wife invite you into their home. You settle on the wooden chairs around the dining room table, and tendrils from your hair blow slightly from the ceiling fan’s cool air. The walls of the bright, yellow kitchen beam at you, and the plates on the shelves ... Read More about Why Do We Need to Know God’s Word?
Last week, I studied what the Bible has to say about healing, especially since I've been pondering blindness. This week, a verse in Revelation jumped off the page at me, and I knew I needed to study it further. “And to the angel of the church of the Laodiceans write, “‘These things says the Amen, ... Read More about How to Be Healed of Spiritual Blindness
Some time ago, labwork came back with a suspicion that I had a brain tumor, the kind that could potentially press on my optic nerve and cause sudden blindness. The test was considered to be over 90% accurate for tumor, so my doctor scheduled an MRI to see where it was located. During the ... Read More about By Whose Stripes We Are Healed
Scripture tells us that everything in the Bible points to our Messiah, Yeshua. For Christ is the telos of the law for righteousness to everyone who believes (Romans 10:4). The Greek word telos means “the point aimed at” or “the goal.” Just as a telescope points us to the stars, the Law was given ... Read More about The Biblical Feasts (Free E-Book)