Posts (Page 3)

Posts (Page 3)

Building the House of Scripture

We must read Scripture from the foundation – from Torah – upward. Let’s think about Scripture as if it were a house. How would we go about building a two-story house? Would a builder start at the first level? The second level? The roof? No! They are going to begin by laying the foundation. Only from there can they build the rest of the house. That is how we must consider…

Start with the Foundation

Where do we start with our view of the universe? Of life? Of other people? From a Messianic Jewish perspective, I would suggest that we begin with the Scriptures. That idea sounds nice, but in order to begin with Scripture, we must first consider how we engage and approach the entire Scripture. As followers of Messiah Yeshua, we need to know why we believe what we believe…

Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting

May their memory be a blessing: – Joyce Fienberg, 75 – Richard Gottfried, 65 – Rose Mallinger, 97 – Jerry Rabinowitz, 66 – Cecil Rosenthal, 59 – David Rosenthal, 54 – Bernice Simon, 84 – Sylvan Simon,  86 – Daniel Stein, 71 – Melvin Wax, 87 – Irving Younger, 69 At B’rit Hadasha, we stand with our Jewish community. We mourn with them and we commit to remember, grieve…

Celebrating 35 Years and Counting

This weekend, we celebrate 35 years of B’rit Hadasha. We are getting together with leaders and members from throughout the years and telling the stories that celebrate G-d’s goodness to B’rit. There is going to be storytelling and reminiscing and worship to Him for all that He has done. Remembering and recalling G-d’s goodness is a important part of life — so much so that…

Getting It Right

Yom Kippur gives us the chance to get it right. Right with HaShem and right with one another. This day is a day of national repentance and cleansing, so that the Jewish people can intercede for all nations during Sukkot. But, every nation, every kingdom, is made of individuals. Each of us must address our issues individually, so we can address our national sins before The…