Jesus spoke to them, saying, “All authority in Heaven and on earth was given to Me; having gone, then, disciple all the nations, immersing them into the Name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all, whatever I commanded you, and behold, I am with you…

Looking Back to Basics

Interesting read given today’s world. https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Isaiah+1%3B+Matthew+5&version=NIV;ESV;OJB Notice a couple of things which could be spoke to the Church today: – 13 Bring no more futile minchot; ketoret is an abomination unto Me; Rosh Chodesh (New Moon) and Shabbos, the calling of assemblies—I cannot endure aven (wickedness) and atzarah (solemn convocation). ESV: Bring no more vain offerings;…

Cornerstone – Shem

It’s important we build our foundations on a straight and level cornerstone. As a Christian, we should build on Yehweh’s (God) Word and Yehushua’s (Jesus) example, not on man’s. Name, it seems like such a simple concept to understand. And yet, all these years as a Christian, it wasn’t something I understood at all. When…

Fasting (Doctrine of a Disciple)

Ever hear someone talk about fasting? Congregations have fasting seasons where they fast together. Well, Jesus talked about fasting as well. 16 “And whenever you are fasting, do not look gloomy like the hypocrites, for they put on a sad and dismal face [like actors, discoloring their faces with ashes or dirt] so that their fasting may be…

Forgiveness (Doctrine of a Disciple)

After Jesus gives us a model for prayer, He seems to expound a bit on one portion of it, forgiveness. He says: 14 For if you forgive [a]others their trespasses [their reckless and willful sins], your heavenly Father will also forgive you.  Matthew 6 AMP We all know what forgive means, we may not like it, but we know.…