What is the Real Meaning of the Talents Given?

I am sure many here know the Parable of the Talents (Matthew 25:14-30), but how many really understand what is being said here? If you prefer to watch a video, click on this link: Watch the video. On the Internet I found this etymology of the word “Talent”: The use of the word “talent” to…

What Are New Wineskins, Really?

I have read the Bible many times, and every time I came to Matthew 9:16-17 I always wondered what it really meant. As I was reading this passage again the other day, I asked God to show me what it meant, and I believe he has. If you prefer to watch a video, click on…

Parashah Vayeshev 2018 (And he dwelt) Genesis 37-40

  If you haven’t already clicked on the SUBSCRIBE button in the right-hand margin, please do so and you will be automatically notified when I post. Also, if you prefer to watch a video, click on this link: Watch the video. Jacob has now settled back in the land of his father, and we are…

Send Messiah a Thank You Card

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Do All Blessings Come from God?

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Should We Forgive Abusers?

If you prefer to watch a video, click on this link: Watch the video. As I have often said, I read Dear Abby every day because it provides great fodder for spiritual understanding and teaching. Recently someone wrote to her who had been abused as a child by her family, and now as an adult…

Reporting That I Have Nothing to Report

Sometimes you just don’t have anything to say. That is a rarity in my case, but still and all I haven’t had any real inspiration for today’s message. Maybe that is a message in itself- when you have nothing to say, say nothing. Often we have to comfort those in pain and don’t really know…

Yeshua Confirms Lack of Torah Signals the End

No video today. Usually, when someone takes a single line or passage from the Bible and uses it to make a point, I become a little leery because that generally indicates something else is missing. I am going to do that very thing today, and hope to still be able to validate what I say. The…

Straining Out the Gnats

If you prefer to watch a video, please click on this link: Watch the video   In Matthew, Chapter 23 Yeshua is addressing the crowds and talking about the hypocrisy He sees in the Pharisees. He discusses how, in essence, they are more concerned about looking superior in people’s eyes then they are concerned with…