Holidays, Shavuot

May 26: Shavuot (Pentecost)

God chose a specific place, a particular piece of land, on which He would put His name. He said that to this place, all the nations would come to worship Him. Then God gave that land, that place, to Israel to be her inheritance. To fulfill that destiny and God’s purpose, the land and the people had to be holy.

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God's Unique Relationship with Israel, Jacob's Trouble, Series

May 22: Jacob’s Trouble – God’s unique relationship with Israel

Israel’s unfaithfulness Not much has changed. Jeremiah 2:9-13  “Therefore I will yet bring charges against you,” says the Lord, “And against your children’s children I will bring charges. For pass beyond the coasts of Cyprus and see, Send to Kedar and consider diligently, And see if there has been such a thing. Has a nation changed its gods, Which are not gods? […]

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God's Unique Relationship with Israel, Jacob's Trouble, Series

May 20: Jacob’s Trouble – God’s unique relationship with Israel

Ignoring the poor There is a great contrast on the streets of many cities in Israel.  Great wealth struts down the streets while poverty lays on the sidewalks. From the days of Isaiah until today, the rich are often blind to those in need.  Taxes go to beautifying neighborhoods while many go without food. Isaiah […]

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