Savior or Son: Why Did He Come?

I wrote a teaching series (it is available through my website) on the differences between the Jewish and Christian expectations of the Messiah. One main difference is that in Judaism, the Messiah is seen as a national savior, whereas Christianity sees him as much more of a personal savior. If you prefer to watch a…

Jesus is Not a Horse.

With a title like this, I can only imagine what you must be thinking.  Is this picture going through your mind right now?          And the next thing you must be thinking is: “Why would Steven even think such a thing?”   If you prefer to watch a video, click on this link:…

Salvation From Both a Jewish and Christian Perspective- Part 3

So far in this series, we have looked at the meaning of salvation, the Jewish expectations of the Messiah, and why Yeshua ha Maschiach (Jesus Christ) was and has been rejected by “mainstream” Judaism since his first appearance on earth. Today we will delve into the Christian expectations of the Messiah, who is usually referred to…

What Religions and Lying Have in Common

This is a simple post today, no video- just plain, old common sense backed up by the Bible. Before we start, though, if you haven’t subscribed please do so today because any day now I will be posting my new book deals and you don’t want to miss out on that. So, religion and lying:…

Yeshua and the Adulteress: A Prospective.

If you would prefer to see a video, click on this link: Watch the video. Don’t forget to Subscribe so you can get in on the deals when my newest book is released later this month.  Chapter 8 (verses 1-11) of the Gospel of John tells the story of the Pharisees and Torah teachers bringing…

Parashah Pinchas 2018 (Pinchas) Numbers 25:10 – 30:1

If you prefer to watch a video, click on this link: Watch the video. We left the last parashah with Phinehas (Pinchas) killing the Israelite man and Midianite woman to stop the plague. Now God makes a covenant that the lineage of Pinchas will be the High priests forever because of his jealousy for God. God…

What Did Jesus Really Nail to the Cross?

  If you prefer to watch a video, click on this link: Watch the video. One of the things I have heard often is the statement that when Jesus was nailed to the cross, the law was nailed to it with him. This is similar to the statement that because Jesus fulfilled the law, it…

Did Yeshua (Jesus) Ever Sin?

(Too dressed-down to do a video today. ) I present this drash today only as something interesting to think about. Did Yeshua ever sin? The answer has to be a very loud, “NO!! He was the sinless lamb of God; he was in perfect obedience to the Torah his whole life; he couldn’t have sinned.…

There is No Gray in God’s Color Wheel

If you prefer to watch a video, click on this link: Watch the video. Lately I have been partaking in different discussions regarding God and suffering. Today’s message came to me a few weeks ago but I couldn’t get to it until today. God has been giving me some really good stuff to discuss lately.…