Rank #1: Hebrew Roots and Torah Portions
In this 120th installment of STAR, I reflect upon Torah Portions and answer the question of Torah Portions being valid for Messianics today. Shalom and Welcome.
Jun 23 2018
Rank #2: Should Torah-Keeping Believers in Yeshua Celebrate Thanksgiving?
The question has been posed: Should Torah-Keeping Believers in Yeshua Messiah Celebrate Thanksgiving? Some say no. We reflect upon some truths surrounding this holiday.
Nov 22 2017
Rank #3: Paul’s Bold Stand Against Anti-Torah Teachings in the Ephesian Church
Why did Paul insert the creation story and the fall of man into 1 Timothy? Was it, as convention erroneously teaches, the reason women must not teach and preach in the Church? The answer to this question will shock you and cause you to appreciate battle Paul faced against Gnosticism in the Ephesian Assemblies of Messiah. This is Part 15 of our Paul and Hebrew Roots Series.
Sep 20 2019
Rank #4: Mark of the Beast-What Are You Going To Do When They Come For You?
The power-brokers of the world are advocating the use of a tracking mark as an answer to the current world health crisis. Mark of the Beast? Maybe. Maybe not. But what are you going to do if such a thing is implemented in the months ahead? I discuss.
Apr 17 2020
Rank #5: Who or What is a Messianic Torah Observer?
The question was asked and I attempt to answer the question-who or what is a Messianic Torah Observer?
Oct 21 2018
Rank #6: All Things Are Lawful For Me
In this installment we examine current world events from a Messianic perspective as well as reflect on the true meaning of one of Paul's challenging passages where he proclaimed all things are lawful for me. Shalom and welcome.
Mar 01 2018
Rank #7: Tithes and Offerings Related to Torah and Messianics
Is the giving of tithes still valid for Messianics today? Are Messianics required to tithe and give a portion of their income to God? I discuss in this foundational post.
Sep 02 2018
Rank #8: Understanding our Call and Purpose Through a Wilderness Experience
In this installment, I reflect upon something I call the wilderness experience that when applied, will go a long way towards helping us understand our call and purpose.
Nov 21 2017
Rank #9: Keeping Shavuot-The Feast of Weeks-Pentecost-Its Importance and Meaning to Messianic Believers Today
What meaning does Shavuot-Pentecost-Feast of Weeks hold for Messianic Believers today and how should we keep it?
May 27 2018
Rank #10: Seek Ye First the Kingdom of God And...
Yeshua instructed us to pursue those things that qualifies one to receive and enter the Kingdom of God and the righteousness of YHVH our God. So how does Torah-keeping fit into this instruction?
Nov 15 2019
Rank #11: Let Your Women Keep Silence in the Church
We break down 1 Corinthians 14:34-35 to determine what Paul really meant when he instructed that the Corinthian women keep silence in the church.
Mar 22 2019
Rank #12: 5-Facts About Pentecost [Shavu’ot] Every True Disciple of Messiah Should Know
As the Day of Pentecost (aka, Shavu’ot) descends upon many of us who are of Faith in the coming days, we reflectively prepare for the Day. With that preparing in mind, today I will reveal 5-things every spirit-filled disciple of Yeshua Messiah should know about Shavu’ot—Pentecost.
I bid you Shalom and Welcome.
Jun 08 2019
Rank #13: Leaving the Faith Lured by Seducing Spirits
In this installment we reflect upon a recent Zachary Bauer posting related to folks leaving Hebrew Roots after being lured by doctrines of seducing spirits.
Nov 17 2017
Rank #14: Biblical Illiteracy Behind the Anti-Hebrew Roots Agenda
Is Biblical Illiteracy behind the Anti-Hebrew Roots Agenda these days. In this post I reflect upon a recent experience I had on Facebook that suggested to me that Biblical Illiteracy may, in part, be behind the animus Christians have towards our Hebrew Roots Community?
May 03 2018
Rank #15: My Last Word on the Cepher Bible and the Divinity of Yeshua-At Least Till Next Time
I continue to receive inquiries related to my personal perspectives on the Cepher Bible and the Divinity of Yeshua Messiah. Thus, I elected to give my last word on these two issues and topics--that is until it comes up again. Just saying. Shalom and Welcome.
Jan 05 2019
Rank #16: The Book of the Covenant Versus Book of the Law Controversy
In this study of Torah Reading 62, we examine the Book of the Law versus Book of the Covenant Controversy that has made its way through the Hebrew Roots and Messianic Community.
Dec 13 2019
Rank #17: A Call For Unity in the Body of Christ/Messiah
By virtue of our role as disciples of Yahoshua Messiah (Jesus Christ), we are called to be a united and unified body of believers in every respect. Just as Master was united with His Father, we too must be united with the Father, our Master and with one another in the Body of Messiah.
May 02 2018
Rank #18: Keeping God's (Yehovah's) Feasts
I give an overview of the Creator's Feasts by discussing why we keep them; when we keep them and what they mean. Shalom and welcome.
Apr 16 2019
Rank #19: A Little Balaam in Each of Us
Can the character and principles of the prophet for profit Balaam be found in each of us. You may be surprised at what Scripture has to say about that. Welcome to The Messianic Torah observer and our reflections on Torah Portion Balak. Shalom and welcome.
Jul 19 2019
Rank #20: TMTO-20-Endure Sound Doctrine I Will Not
Many members of the Body of Messiah will not endure sound doctrine as they are being led astray by false teachers or they themselves are teaching false doctrine. We discuss this troubling situation and provide ways to overcome the deception.
Mar 08 2019