Glorified And Human Appearances of Yeshua

The central figure of the Bible is Yeshua (Jesus). Yeshua is both the Son of God and the son of David. The fact that Yeshua is both divine and human is an essential aspect of who He is and what He does. Romans 1:1-4 – “… concerning His Son, Messiah Yeshua our Lord, who was… Read more »

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The Holy Spirit, The Gospel And Jewish Tradition

There is an ongoing debate among congregational leaders in Israel about the role of Jewish tradition and the teaching of the rabbis in the life of Messianic Jews. My position is that we need to be: 1) Strong on the work of the Holy Spirit 2) Bold in our presentation of the Gospel 3) Balanced… Read more »

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King Of The Jews

When Yeshua (Jesus) was crucified, Pilate placed a sign above His head, which carried the inscription,“King of the Jews” (John 19:19; Matthew 27:37). This sign was written in three languages (Hebrew, Latin and Greek) so that all of the world could know. I believe this inscription was ordained of God (John 19:22), and reveals an important aspect… Read more »

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The Generosity Gospel

Sometimes I am asked if I believe in the “Prosperity” gospel. What I believe in is the “Generosity” gospel. There is a divine revelation of God’s desire to bless His people in every way, including financially. The issue of blessing can be seen at the first covenant of God with Abraham: Genesis 12:2 – I… Read more »

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The Heavenly Man

Last month we saw that the Messiah was first understood as being David’s Greater Son who would restore the Kingdom to Israel (Acts 1: 6). Then we saw how Isaiah prophesied that the Messiah’s kingdom would extend throughout the whole earth, on a higher spiritual level. (Part 2 of David’s Greater Son – A Jewish Perspective on… Read more »

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David’s Greater Son

Part 1: Ruler of the Kingdom of Israel The faith of ancient Israel started with one man – Abraham – and his family. That family then grew to a tribe, and ultimately to a people. As that people found a homeland in Canaan, they began to organize themselves as a nation. The nation needed a… Read more »

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