Parashat Mishpatim – Worship From Afar

Posted by on Mar 16, 2017 in Audio, Teachings
Parashat Mishpatim – Worship From Afar

AUDIO FILE There is a longing in my heart for the intimacy with Adonai that Moses had and that the Disciples had. But the biggest question I ask myself is, “Am I willing, really willing to count the cost of that sort of intimacy?” Moses cries out to Adonai, “Please, show me your glory!” [1] […]

Parashat Tetzaveh and Shabbat Zachor

Posted by on Mar 9, 2017 in Audio, Teachings
Parashat Tetzaveh and Shabbat Zachor

AUDIO FILE “The Shabbat that precedes Purim is named, Shabbat Zachor or the Sabbath of remembrance. . . . Throughout Scripture Adonai commands us to remember many different things. Just as we are commanded to remember the Sabbath to keep it holy (Ex. 20:8); to remember the day on which we went free from Egypt […]

Parashat Yitro – Prepare to Meet God

Posted by on Feb 17, 2017 in Audio, Teachings
Parashat Yitro – Prepare to Meet God

AUDIO FILE My responsibility as a shepherd is to prepare you to meet your Bridegroom, Yeshua. Just as Sha’ul said to the congregation in Corinth, “I am jealous over you with a godly jealousy. For I betrothed you to one husband, to present you to Messiah as a pure virgin. (2 Cor. 11:2)” [1] In […]

Parashat Va’eira – The Point of No Return (Teshuva)

Posted by on Jan 27, 2017 in Audio, Teachings
Parashat Va’eira – The Point of No Return (Teshuva)

AUDIO FILE Where are we as a society? Have we gone beyond the point of no return? Are we experiencing the judgement of Adonai now? How do we know if there is still time? In (1 Sam. 6:6) the Philistines ask themselves an interesting question, “Why harden your hearts as the Egyptians and Pharaoh hardened […]

Israel and Adonai’s thoughts on the Two-State Solution

Posted by on Jan 14, 2017 in Audio, Teachings
Israel and Adonai’s thoughts on the Two-State Solution

AUDIO FILE Last Friday (23rd Dec 2016) the Un Security council (China, France, Russia, the UK, the USA, Angola, Egypt, Japan, Malaysia, New Zealand, Senegal, Spain, Ukraine, Uruguay and Venezuela) voted on resolution 2334. The Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon welcomed the adoption of this resolution which states that the, “establishment of Israeli settlements in Palestinian territory […]

Parashat Vayechi – Blessings of Israel

Posted by on Jan 13, 2017 in Audio, Teachings
Parashat Vayechi – Blessings of Israel

AUDIO FILE This Torah Portion starts by saying “And Jacob lived.”[1] Jacobs’s life was not one of smooth sailing but rather depicted a man who’s soul was forged by hard knocks. He had learned to take whatever Adonai had sent his way, and when he fell he learned to get back up. The summary of […]

Parashat Vayigash – Judah’s Teshuva

Posted by on Jan 6, 2017 in Audio, Teachings
Parashat Vayigash – Judah’s Teshuva

AUDIO FILE Stephen, in his testimony before the Sanhedrin, recounted that “On the second visit, Joseph made himself known to his brothers, and his family became known to Pharaoh.” [1] (Acts 7:13) This week’s Torah portion recounts one of the greatest acts of teshuva (repentance) through Judah, and one of the greatest foreshadowings of Messiah […]

Parashat Vayishlach – From Jacob to Israel

Posted by on Dec 15, 2016 in Audio, Teachings
Parashat Vayishlach – From Jacob to Israel

AUDIO FILE [Read Gen. 32:4-33:5] This Torah Portion covers some of the greatest times in Jacob’s life and some of the worst. We have the meeting with his estranged brother Esau, who twenty years earlier had threatened to kill him (Ch. 32-33). We have the death of his beloved wife, Rachel (35:16), and of his […]

Parashat Vayera – When God walks with man

Posted by on Nov 18, 2016 in Audio, Teachings
Parashat Vayera – When God walks with man

AUDIO FILE One of the biggest objections to Jesus (Yeshua) and also the most important question that a traditional Jew and a Jewish follower Yeshua can discuss is the question of the Deity of Yeshua. We are told in (Num. 23:19a) that “God is not a man who lies”[1] and then again in (Deut. 4:12) […]

Parashat Lech Lecha – Faith of Abraham

Posted by on Nov 11, 2016 in Audio, Teachings
Parashat Lech Lecha – Faith of Abraham

AUDIO FILE Jacob (James) 2:23-24 says, “The Scripture was fulfilled that says, “And Abraham believed God, and it was credited to him as righteousness”—and he was called God’s friend. You see that a man is proved righteous by works and not by faith alone. [1]” [Read Gen. 12:1-3,7; 15:1-21, 17:1-21] We see throughout Scripture that […]

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