Shavuot Newsletter

Shalom! We are rapidly moving towards the holiday of Shavuot (Feast of Weeks), hence, the Sfirat Ha’Omer (literally, “the counting of the Sheaves”) is coming to an end. A few words about Sfirat Ha’Omer Sfirat Ha’Omer is a hint of the willingness of our souls to receive the Torah and God’s spirit. “Omer” – from… Read more »


Historic Times!

Sunday, May 21, 2020 was an historic day in Israel. This was the first time that a sitting Prime Minister has appeared in court to face criminal charges. The investigation which was started years ago has finally resulted in a trial under the shadow of the Corona Virus – with everyone in court wearing masks… Read more »


When a Jew believes in Jesus, is he still Jewish?

Growing up, my father had a CPA named Sidney Jacobsen. From his name, you’ll assume that he was Jewish. Sydney loved Zen Buddhism. He used to send out “Zen” tidbits in his monthly newsletter to his clients.  You know what’s really interesting? Nobody ever questioned Sydney’s Judaism. Apparently, it’s Okay to be a Zen Buddhist… Read more »


Innocents Abroad

For many years I have wanted to read Mark Twain’s book Innocents Abroad.  Why?  Because it is so frequently quoted concerning Twain’s impressions of the Holy Land on his trip in 1867.  The quotes prove the Holy Land was desolate and largely unpopulated. Twain’s eyewitness account shows that the primary issue of Jewish settlement was not displacement of Arabs,… Read more »


Liberty or Crisis?

Liberty or Crisis, Defeat or Victory, or just a good lesson?? In Israel, steps to exit the quarantine have already been taken. Those two months were stressful, both economically and for the mental state of the people. Our new government tries to make its first steps towards the economy, education and PUBLIC meetings, of which… Read more »


A New Israeli Government

Finally, at 1:00 P.M. Israel time a new Israeli government was formed. I need not say much about it since I have before written on what was going to happen after there was a unity government agreement.  Things have pretty much worked out as noted before. However, I wanted to state a few things. The… Read more »


Aspects of Spiritual Warfare

As believers we have spiritual authority through the power that dwells in us by the Holy Spirit (Mark 16:17-18) How do we stand in that authority? Are demons active today? These are just some of the many questions we ask regarding spiritual warfare. I would like to share a few responses. Aligning our Life and… Read more »


Evil, When to Say the Word

One of my dear friends wrote to me that I should not use the word evil of people. I do want to clear up any misunderstanding.  I am not saying that Democrats individually or those who vote for them are evil.  I think there are Democrats who are good people and Republicans who are bad… Read more »


The Need for the Prophetic and the Last Days

In my book Passover, Key to the Book of Revelation I argue that prophetic ministry will be greatly increased before the coming return of Yeshua. I noted in a recent post that on this present virus situation we have had some accurate prophetic voices, and several as well that simply did not measure up.  One I have… Read more »


Corona, Comfort & Compassion

I was thinking about what’s going on in the world today as many nations are struggling with this Corona-virus plague. It’s not only a medical problem. It’s also a financial problem, and it’s making people everywhere very worried and stressed. They’re afraid of getting sick, and they’re afraid of losing their finances, and they’re beginning… Read more »


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