I received a very sad email the other day that moved me so much, I thought I’d share it so that we can all be reminded of how to handle forgiveness and infidelity.
She wrote that she has been unfaithful to her husband for the past ten years and had treated him badly. She also expressed her deep remorse for all of the things she has done and has recently accepted Yeshua. (Jesus) She has repented from her sins and has turned to YHVH for forgiveness and she believes by faith that she has been forgiven. Continue Reading
As long as I can remember as a believer, I’ve been trying to figure out what my spiritual gift is. I’ve taken those silly online tests but I never fully trusted them. I have prayed about this many, many times and did not receive an answer. I was expecting the voice of God to come thundering through a cloud and say something like… Continue Reading
There can be a way which seems right to a person, but its end are the ways of death. Prov 16:25
This is a pretty simple verse right? As far as I know, this verse has never been a point of contention for any denomination in Christendom. It’s one of those few verses that you could apply to just about anything and it would fit because the principle is the same – a warning that even though we THINK we’re right about something, we could be wrong. I have seen this commonly applied to many religions outside of Christendom. This application fits and so I’m not disputing it. However, I have a slightly different take on this based on a couple of bible verses. Continue Reading
I am not a leftist. I am a Torah-practicing follower of YHVH (God). I felt I had to mention this because what I want to talk about is the RFRA “victory” for Christians regarding their right not to provide a service to the LGBT community. I want to examine the Christians’ moral position on this issue and compare it to what the bible says to see if they have a biblical foundation. Continue Reading
Romans 9:31-33 tells us,
Because they did not pursue righteousness as being grounded in trusting but as if it were grounded in doing legalistic works. They stumbled over the stone that makes people stumble.
Keep “stone” in mind. Now read 2 Corin. 3 and and pay particular attention to verses 7 & 8, Continue Reading
John 21 tells the story of how some of the disciples went fishing and didn’t catch anything all night. Then Yeshua appears and tells them to cast their net on the right side of the boat and they did and caught so many fish that they had trouble hauling them all in.
In Hebraic thought, there can be more than one meaning. Continue Reading