Matthew 29 - Advance Warning - Desert or Deny?

December 25th, 2018

As Yeshua moves through the Last Passover with His disciples, He gives them a very specific warning. He quotes Zechariah the prophet's words to Israel that the Lord's Shepherd will be struck and God's sheep will be scattered. With this remez (a rabbinic way of speaking or referring to an entire section of scripture without quoting the entire piece), Yeshua warns His disciples about what is about to befall them and why. The question to be answered is, "Will they indeed desert or deny Him?" Knowing what happens during Yeshua's arrest, let's not be too hard on Peter and the rest of the disciples. If we're put into the same situations, what will our response be?

Chanukah - A Feast of Dedication, Education, and Training

December 14th, 2018

Many think of Chanukah as that "other" winter holiday in conjunction with Christmas. Many Christians have no idea what Chanukah is about. Well, listen up as Pastor Jay shares the story that brought about Chanukah and how it is a great feast for Christians to celebrate.

Matthew 26 - The Last Passover - Redeemed By The New Covenant

December 14th, 2018

As Yeshua sat down to celebrate Passover with His disciples, He began to reveal to them the depths of a celebration that the Jews had practiced for over 1500 years. And now, the meaning that God had embedded in it could finally be revealed! Redemption. But what does redemption mean? Take a listen as Pastor Jay unfolds the various acts of redemption that Yeshua's death brings us. After this, you will see Passover or Communion in a whole new light, and probably with tears in your eyes in gratitude to the Lord.

A Very Torah Thanksgiving!

December 14th, 2018

Thanksgiving is a a very Torah-type Feast if you can believe it! Thanking the Lord for all He is and all He has done for us is a very Biblical/Torah way to live...and not just one day. Pastor Jay examines the principle of turning our Thanksgiving celebration into a thank-offering to the Lord.

Matthew 26 - Prepared For a Purpose (verses 14-25)

December 14th, 2018

The Passover is upon Yeshua and the disciples. In this section, lots of preparations are being made - preparations for the meal, for Judas' betrayal, and the trauma upon the disciples yet to come. As we see illustrate by this section, God does a lot of preparing, not the least of which is preparing us for eternity to come. Take a listen!