Available teachings - print and audio.

Below is a list of our past messages currently available.

If you want one of the titles below, contact the Issachar Office (issachar.office@gmail.com or 651-247-5350) and we'll send you a CD (suggested donation $5/CD). Some sets will be ready soon.

Key: Green - Text only. Pastor Jay will email a copy upon request, Blue - Available on CD, Black - Available online.

  • If You Don't Go With Us, We're Staying Put - The Importance of God's Presence
  • Leprosy of the Mouth - The Proper Diagnosis and Treatment of Evil Speech
  • Trust In The Lord, part 1 - Avoiding the Anxiety Pandemic
  • Can You Hear Me Now - Practical Lessons on How To Hear The Lord's Voice
  • Trust In The Lord, part 2 - Jeremiah 16:19-17:14
  • Shavuot (Pentecost) series, part 1 - E Pluribus Unum: Out of Many, One (The Body of Christ)
  • Shavuot (Pentecost) series, part 2 - What It Really Means To be Spirit-Filled
  • Shavuot (Pentecost) series, part 3 - The Spirit and the Gifts Are Ours
  • Yahweh, the Pillar of the Community - Following the Lord's Guidance
  • A Bad Case of Korah-itis - How to Avoid Taking Up Offenses
  • The Value and Proper Use of Vows - Numbers 30:1-16
  • The Boomerang Effect - Why We Should Bless Israel, Genesis 12:3
  • The Most Important Commandment - Love God, Love Neighbor
  • Biblical Survival Training #1 - What Do You Know?
  • Biblical Survival Training #2 - Test The Spirits (1 John 4:1-6)
  • Biblical Survival Training #3 - Wisdom
  • Torah For Christians - It's the Torah Thing To Do
  • Israel For Christians, 1 - Romans 9
  • Israel For Christians, 2 - Romans 10
  • Israel For Christians, 3 - Romans 11
  • The Joy of Forgiveness
  • Sukkot - the Season of Our Joy!
  • Rejoice In The Torah
  • Noah - A Lesson In Self-Control
  • Anxiety - Useless and Unnecessary...says God!
  • Tent Door or City Gate - A Study In Character and Integrity
  • Present Reality, Future Plans - Torah Portion Chayei Sarah (Sarah's Life)
  • How Does Your Garden grow? The Parable of the Soils
  • Chutzpah With God - Boldness and Tenacity with God
  • Humble Pie - It's Good For The Body
  • A Hanukkah Carol - Hanukkah and the End Times
  • Standing Firm Under Pressure - Persecution
  • Reluctant to Serve - Answering Objections to Serving God
  • I AM says I WILL - Statements of Redemption, Passover, New Moon Feast, and Salvation
  • When Pharaoh Doesn't Relent - Coping with Tough Times That Don't Go Away
  • Faith, Doubt, and Unbelief - What's the Difference?
  • Cleansing the Land (The first three commandments in Genesis)
  • Rights, Responsibilities, and Restitution - Three R's for a Holy People
  • Pastor Paul Gunderson - "Hebrew Roots - Now What?"
  • The Parable That Will Rock the World - Mark 12:1-12
  • Be On Guard, Be Alert, Watch! - Commands for End Time Disciples
  • Obedience and God's Presence
  • Sacrifice, Yeshua, and Us
  • Keep The Fire Burning, 1 - Intro to the Holy Spirit (Jewish Roots Perspective)
  • Keep The Fire Burning, 2 - Full of the Holy Spirit
  • Keep The Fire Burning, 3 - Led by the Holy Spirit
  • Keep The Fire Burning, 4 - Empowered by the Holy Spirit
  • Connecting Christians and the Dead Sea Scrolls - Rev. John Ferret, Light of Menorah Ministries
  • "May Day" - A Call To Prayer
  • May I Share The Word with You? - John 1
  • The Word Is Salvation - John 3
  • The Word Is Healing - John 5
  • The Word Is I AM - John 8
  • The World is THE Prophet - John 9
  • The Word is LIFE - John 11
  • The Word is our Example - John 13
  • The Word is Rejected - John 15-16
  • The Word is The KING - John 18-21
  • Live Long and Prosper - A Fresh Look at the High Priestly Blessing (Numbers 6)
  • Disciple or Atheist - What Do You REALLY Believe?
  • City Gates - Are You Guarding Your Gates?
  • Signs, Miracles, and Wonders - Are You Prepared to be Tested? (Deuteronomy 13)
  • We're On A Mission From God (Deuteronomy 18, Acts 10)
  • Mercy Me
  • Tithes - A Simple Pleasure
  • The Fall Feasts - Are You Ready For Your Appointment?
  • Feast of Trumpets - Repent
  • Day of Atonement - Forgive
  • Day of Atonement - Redeem
  • The Feast of Tabernacles - Rejoice!
  • Tree of Life (A fascinating look at the Tree of Life from Genesis to Revelation)
  • Noahs of the Day - What is the Lord looking for when he returns?
  • Circumcision and the New Covenant
  • Faith Like Gold - A fascinating look at gold gives us great insights into the nature of faith.
  • How About Some Real R & R? (part 1, Righteousness)
  • How About Some Real R & R? (part 2, Revival)
  • Get A Grip - Wrestling with God
  • Hanukkah and the Olivet Discourse - by John Ferret of Light of Menorah Ministries
  • We CAN Learn A Few Things From Demons
  • Christmas in Exodus 3
  • Who May Live With God? Psalm 15
  • Who Are We Anyway? Issachar Community's Three Main Characteristics
  • Does Yeshua Expect Us To Be Torah Observant?
  • Feast of the Born-Again - the New Moon Celebration
  • Defend the Defenseless, Help the Helpless. "What is in your hand?" - A call to a faith with good works.
  • Is Food Halal or Hallelujah? A Modern Examination of "Food Sacrificed to Idols."
  • Building A Sabbath House - A discussion of the Sabbath and an approach to celebrating it.
  • Upon This Rock I Will Build My Church - Yeshua's curious declaration in Matthew 16:13-19
  • The Cloud of God's Presence - To Lead or the Leave?
  • Friend or Fried - How To Live Like God's People and Priests
  • What Would You Do To Stay Close To God?
  • Decision Time - What Discipleship Requires.
  • After The Death - Passover and Approaching God's Presence.
  • Resurrection Day or Easter? - A challenging message about current Christian practices.
  • It's A Great Big Stupid World! - God's wisdom vs. the World's wisdom.
  • Counting the Omer - A Call to Spiritual Growth
  • How I Became A Post-Tribulation Rapture Guy
  • Shavuot - One Body, Many Functions (Motivation Gifts: Romans 12)
  • Shavuot - Manifestation Gifts of the Holy Spirit, part 1 (Manifestations: 1 Corinthians 12) 
  • Shavuot - Manifestation Gifts of the Holy Spirit, part 2 (Manifestations: 1 Corinthians 12)
  • Shavuot - Manifestation Gifts of the Holy Spirit, part 3 (Manifestations: 1 Corinthians 12) 
  • Shavuot - Manifestation Gifts of the Holy Spirit, part 4 (Manifestations: 1 Corinthians 12)
  • Subdue and Rule - An explanation of why the world and God's Kingdom are different.
  • Yeshua's Leadership Gifts - Ephesians 4, part 1 - Introduction
  • Yeshua's Leadership Gifts - Ephesians 4, part 2 - The Leadership of the 1st c. Synagogue
  • Yeshua's Leadership Gifts - Ephesians 4, part 3 - Apostles and Prophets
  • Yeshua's Leadership Gifts - Ephesians 4, part 4 - Pastors, Teachers, Evangelists
  • Women in Ministry - parts 1-4 (4 CDs)
  • Rosh Ha Shanah - Forget What's Behind - Reach For Yeshua!
  • Bottom Line Biblical Truths - The Apostle's Creed.
  • Two Attitudes That Make A Big Difference.
  • By Faith Alone!
  • Looking For The Best In People.
  • When A Cry Goes Up To God - Grief and Tears.
  • A Torah Thanksgiving.
  • C'mon, Let's Be Reasonable! (A Challenge from Isaiah 1)
  • Esau, Edom and the End - How the Spirit of Esau May Lead to the End Time Wars
  • There's A Bad (Islamic) Moon Rising
  • The Son of Man - Why the Title Was So Important to Yeshua
  • Christmas and Syncretism - the Core of the Controversy
  • Assurance and Encouragement for 2012 - 1 Peter 1:3-9
  • Yeshua, A Man Like Unto Moses - Acts 7:17-36
  • Matters of Conviction - Romans 14:1-15:2
  • A Righteous Nag or God Loves A Nudnik
  • He Is Divine, You Are De Branch - John 15. Issachar Community's 3rd Anniversary Message.
  • God vs. Gog, part 1
  • God vs. Gog, part 2
  • The Final Battle or Armageddon Outta Here!
  • First Fruits - Our Spring Thanksgiving
  • Dare to Prepare - A Call To Be Prepare For Things To Come
  • Of Sin And Solutions - Why the Leviticus Sacrifices Are So Important to Understanding Yeshua
  • How's Your Shalom-Making Going? - A Message on the Beatitude, "Blessed Are The Peace-Makers"
  • Salt and Light - Tasty and Bright (Matthew 5:14-16)
  • Did Yeshua Do Away With The Torah - part 1 (Matthew 5:17-18) 
  • Did Yeshua Do Away With The Torah - part 2 (Matthew 5:19-20)
  • Leprosy of the Mouth - Gossip, Slander, Sarcasm. (This is a strong teaching about the effects of evil speech.)
  • Is Anger Really Serious? (Matthew 5:21-26)
  • Where Do YOU Look For Help? (Psalm 121)
  • Lust or Life? (Matthew 5:27-30)
  • Special Guest: David Friedman on Numbers 13 - FEAR!
  • The 2 Chronicles 7:14 Remedy (a solution to Rabbi Jonathan Cahn's The Harbinger and The Isaiah 9:10 Judgment DVD
  • Tongues and Prophesying - 1 Corinthians 14
  • The Holy Spirit - Our Perfect Tzit-Tzit
  •  The Joy of Trials
  • Treasure and Provisions - part 1, 2 (Matthew 6)
  • The Wilderness Lesson - Trust God Alone (Deuteronomy 8:2-5)
  • The Test of Covenant Faithfulness - (Deuteronomy 13:1-4)
  • A King From Among His Brothers - (Deuteronomy 17:14-20)
  • The Good Shepherd's Voice - Listening For His Leading
  • God's Word - Ignore At Your Own Peril! (Jeremiah 39-42)
  • Will You Defile Our Land With Your Vote?
  • Destroying or Displaying God's Image - Why Fight For Traditional Marriage?
  • Is Anything Beyond The Lord?
  • What Now? Reflections on the 2012 Election.
  • A Look At John 10 Through A Hanukkah Lens
  • Chanukah - A Festival of Separation, Education, and Training
  • What Child IS This? Isaiah 9
  • The Arm, Hand, and Finger of the Lord
  • Yeshua's Purposes Behind His Power
  • The Holy Spirit - The Power-fill Requirement
  • The Awesome Power of Our Testimony
  • Love Our Enemies? Seriously!
  • Ministering to the Lord
  • Fret or Flourish?
  • Where Do We Go When We Die? Reconciling the Old and New Testament views.
  • Cleaning House For Passover - Preparing our spiritual life.
  • God's Top Ten List For Life - The Ten Commandments
  • The First Command - The Command to Obey
  • The Second Command - There's and "I" in Idolatry
  • The Third Command - Misusing the Lord's Name
  • The Fourth Command - The Sabbath: God's Perfect Rest
  • The Fifth Command - Honoring Parents, Honoring God
  • The Sixth Command - Could You Be Convicted of Murder?
  • The Seventh Command - In the Heart of the Beholder
  • The Eighth Command - Stealing
  • The Ninth Command - Lying
  • The Tenth Command - Coveting: Coming Full Circle
  •  Our Declaration of Dependence
  • Your Will Be Done, Our Prayers Be Fun
  • A God-Too-Small Attitude
  • Is Declaring Yeshua, "Lord", Enough? (What does it take to stay in God's Kingdom?)
  • And Such Were Some Of You
  • Testimony
  • Our Father Of All Compassion
  • Rejoice or Resent - How Do You View Lost Sinners?
  • A New Look At "New" - New Patches, New Wine
  • Another Look At "New"
  • Life Lessons for Living Tabernacles
  • How Does Your Garden Grow - The Parable of the Soils
  • Psalm 1 - The Righteous and the Wicked Compared
  • Obey God or Man, part 1
  • Obey God or Man, part 2
  • Preventing a Fatal Heart Attach
  • The One Thing We Really Need
  • What Great Love The Father Has Lavished On Us!
  • Time To Change Our Minds
  • Christmas In Exodus 3
  • The Coming Blood Moons of 2014-2015
  • Yalqut Yaakov - Instructions for Holy One (The Book of James)
  • Yalqut Yaakov - Encouraging the Kedoshim in Trials
  • Yalqut Yaakov - Helping the Kedoshim Under Trials
  • Yalqut Yaakov - No Favoritism
  • Yalqut Yaakov - Our Faith, A Work In Progress
  • Yalqut Yaakov - Words and the Wise
  • Yalqut Yaakov - Stopping Strife: Embracing the World or God?
  • Yalqut Yaakov - The Rich, the Patient, the Needy
  • The Truth and Proof of Our Resurrection
  • Paul's Case For The Resurrection of the Dead - 1 Corinthians 15
  • Series on the Feasts of the Lord - a 16 part teaching on the Feasts of the Lord as a Blueprint of God's Plan of Redemption
  • The Compassionate Father and Two Lost Sons - the Parable of the Prodigal Son
  • Kingdom Truths parts 1-5 (Yeshua's parables of the Kingdom describing what God's Kingdom is like.)
  • The Holy Spirit and Salvation
  • The Holy Spirit and Power
  • The Holy Spirit: The Revealer of God's Glory
  • The Holy Spirit: Baptism of the Holy Spirit
  • Filled with the Holy Spirit
  • The Fruit of the Holy Spirit - Introduction
  • The Fruit of the Holy Spirit - Love
  • The Fruit of the Holy Spirit - Joy
  • The Fruit of the Holy Spirit - Peace
  • The Fruit of the Holy Spirit - Patience
  • The Fruit of the Holy Spirit - Kindness
  • The Fruit of the Holy Spirit - Goodness
  • The Fruit of the Holy Spirit - Faithfulness
  • The Fruit of the Holy Spirit - Gentleness
  • The Fruit of the Holy Spirit - Self-control
  • The 1 Corinthians 12 Manifestation Gifts of the Spirit, part 1
  • The 1 Corinthians 12 Manifestation Gifts of the Spirit, part 2
  • The 1 Corinthians 12 Manifestation Gifts of the Spirit, part 3
  • The 1 Corinthians 12 Manifestation Gifts of the Spirit, part 4
  • Bethphage - The Triumphal Entry - Will Jesus Find Faith When He Comes?
  • Baptism - Immersion - Why Do We Do It?
  • Is There Hope For The United States - A Response to the Same-Sex Marriage Ruling
  • The Romans 12 Motivational/Community Gifts - Intro
  • The Romans 12 Motivational/Community Gifts - Points and Prophetic
  • The Romans 12 Motivational/Community Gifts - Serving
  • The Romans 12 Motivational/Community Gifts - Teaching
  • The Romans 12 Motivational/Community Gifts - Exhorting
  • The Romans 12 Motivational/Community Gifts - Giving
  • The Romans 12 Motivational/Community Gifts - Leading
  • The Romans 12 Motivational/Community Gifts - Mercy
  • Faith Unto Peace - Trained to Trust
  • The Joy of Forgiveness - updated
  • Yeshua and The Feast of Tabernacle
  • Temple Mount in current and future events
  • How To Love - the One Anothers
  • Matthew 1 - The King Is Coming, pt 1&2
  • Matthew 2 - The King Arrives, pt 1&2 
  • Matthew 3 - The King Is Presented - pt 1-3
  • Matthew 4 - The King Is Tested - Temptation
  • Matthew 4 - The King Is Tested - Yeshua's temptation
  • Matthew 5 - The King's Ways - Beatitudes, pt 1-4
  • Matthew 5 - The King's Ways - Salt and Light - The Disciple's Influence
  • Matthew 5 - The King's Ways - The Eternal Torah, pt 1-2
  • Matthew 5 - The Jerusalem Council of Acts 15 - Gentiles and the Torah
  • Matthew 5 - The King's Ways - Torah from the Inside Out
  • Matthew 5 - The King's Ways - Divorce
  • Matthew 5 - The King's Ways - How to Love Others
  • Matthew 6 - The King's Ways - Proper Practices
  • Feast of First Fruits - The Promise of What's to Come