The word “Noel” is one we hear often at Christmas time. Webster’s dictionary says, “English speakers borrowed the word noel from French. It can be traced further back to the Latin word natalis, which can mean ‘birthday’ as a noun or ‘of or relating to birth’ as an adjective.” Noel As used today, “Noel” refers […]
Many people have had the opportunity to express some final words just prior to death. Their words usually indicated what was especially important to them.
Rosh Ha Shana September 21, 2017 לְמַֽעַן־אַחַ֥י וְרֵעָ֑י אֲדַבְּרָה־נָּ֖א שָׁל֣וֹם בָּֽךְ For my brethren and companions’ sakes, I will now say: ‘Peace be within thee.’ Psalm 122:8 Dear “Brethren and Companions” Every day, month, and year is a proper time to reflect on the blessings and the City, which He has chosen as His dwelling […]
God often accomplishes His purposes through miraculous and invisible power, but he uses people. Some understand they are doing God’s service; others, while fulfilling their own goals, are used by the Highest as unwitting tools to make His will reality. Israel was reborn in a miraculous way; it grew unexpectedly like a flower in the desert, as if on its […]
Review, download or order topics and items regarding Israel in history and prophecy, and the future expectations held out for the Nation of Israel in the Scriptures.
[—TOC Heading:h3—] Worship We all know what it means…or do we? Before we dig into this word, let’s find a definition to establish a starting point. The first usage of the word worship in the King James Version of the Bible is in Genesis 22:5: And Abraham said to his young men, “Stay here with […]
Many times in life we can feel like there are not enough hours in the day to do everything we need and want. We may want to put Christ first in our lives, but can end up feeling that everything is unbalanced, that our everyday responsibilities and obligations interfere. We will take a look at […]
When we attempt to discern what is pleasing to the LORD, we find that attitude makes a big difference. At the foundation of God’s Divine Plan is His goal of developing a society that serves Him and one another out of the abundance of their hearts. This attitude will be common to all who eventually […]
What is the perfect work that patience performs in us? How can it help transform us from everyday people to being Christ-like? Can patience work in us to have an attitude of wanting nothing? The development of our character is dependent on its proper application. Let’s look at patience from a human standpoint and try […]
There are many names and titles of Jesus found in the Bible, and there is a description or illustration of his life and work contained in each of them. Let’s examine some of those names, and gain the lessons to be found in their deeper meanings. Jesus Let’s start by looking at the most familiar […]