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Messianic Hope & Grace in Times of Trial

Message 3: God’s Grace in Salvation – Living in hope Part 1 (1 Peter 1:3-9) Written by Lawrence Hirsch Recap We have begun a series of sermons from the letter that Shimon Kefa/Simon Peter wrote to primarily messianic Jews who...

Messianic Hope & Grace in Times of Trial

Message 2: Greetings and Shalom Part 2 (1Peter 1:1-2) Recap Author: Shimon Kefa We have begun a series of sermons from the letter that Shimon Kefa/Simon Peter wrote to primarily messianic Jews who were living in the region of Asia...

Messianic Hope & Grace in Times of Trial

Message 1: Greetings and Shalom Part 1 (1Peter 1:1-2) Introduction Read John 1:35–42 (TLV) When you find the Messiah (or when the Messiah finds you), your life is never the same again  Andrew heard Yeshua speak and was moved in...

What We Believe – Communion

The Statement We should partake of the communal elements of the matzo (unleavened bread) and the fruit of the vine, as instituted by Yeshua HaMashiach at His last Passover Seder; that the elements are symbolic of the L-rd’s death and...

What We Believe – Immersion in Water

The Statement We participate in Mikvah immersion (water baptism) of believers as commanded by the Scriptures, as an outward sign of an inward salvation experience, and symbolizing the death of the “old” man and the resurrection into newness of life....

What We Believe – Resurrection & Everlasting Life

The Statement Both the saved and the lost will be resurrected; the saved ones to everlasting life and the lost ones to eternal separation from G-d, the latter being consigned to a state of everlasting punishment (Matthew 25:46) Daniel 12:2,...

What We Believe – Purpose of Israel

The Statement Israel exists as a covenant people through whom G-d continues to accomplish His purposes. In accordance with the New Covenant, Jews and Gentiles who acknowledge Yeshua as Messiah and Redeemer are an elect people and now worship together...

What We Believe – Redemption of Mankind

The Statement The only means to be cleansed from sins is by grace, through faith in the shed sacrificial blood of Yeshua HaMashiach, and that repentance from sin and regeneration by the Holy Spirit (Ruach Hakodesh) is absolutely essential for...

What We Believe – State of Mankind

From the last 5 sermons, we have seen that the books canonized as Scripture both the Hebrew Scriptures and the Writings of the Apostles have stood the test of time. They have met the requirements of being reliable eyewitness accounts...

What we believe – Who is the Ruach?

The first week we asked several questions in closing. One was as follows: “The Hebrew Bible sometimes describes the Holy Spirit as a personal being and not just as an impersonal force. Is the Holy Spirit merely a synonym for...