'Foundation' Tagged Posts

'Foundation' Tagged Posts

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…

Yom Teruah

So our Fall Festivals, or High Holy Days, are almost upon us. Here we are past halfway through the month of Elul and fast approaching the 1st of Tishrei, the first of our Feasts. So here is the question—is that first holy day Yom Teruah, Feast of Trumpets, or is it Rosh Hashanah, New Year? The answer is YES! The 1st of Tishrei is, in fact, both of these things, together,…