What Makes John the Baptist a Prophet (and what did it have to do with Jesus)?

How was John the Baptist a Prophet of Israel?   1) he baptized Jews with the baptism of conversion and renunciation of paganism 2) he was supposed to have been leading Temple worship in Jerusalem as High Priest, even as his dad was supposed to have done (the high priest’s office was politically appointed in […]

As Adopted children of the King, how do you treat your natural born siblings?

Posting this again,  but with further comments about perspective at the end:   Pastors and others: Lots of Christians now celebrate passover, because it is God’s wedding feast with Israel. JESUS gave it new meaning by making it a foreshadow event of the wedding/marriage supper of the Lamb of God who takes away the sin […]

Why do so few Jews believe in Jesus, outside of Israel?

WHY DON’T MANY JEWISH PEOPLE ACCEPT JESUS AS MESSIAH? It can be bewildering considering that Yeshua the Messiah was an Israeli-born Jew, grew up in a Jewish community, practiced Jewish laws and customs, worshiped God at the Jewish Temple, his original followers were Jewish, and that all of his teaching was based upon and rooted […]

‘In 1971, Muslims murdered 2.4 million Hindus and raped 200,000 Hindu women’

Originally Posted on August 4, 2014: https://themuslimissue.wordpress.com/2014/08/04/in-1971-muslims-murdered-2-4-million-hindus-and-raped-200000-hindu-women/ Will the Muslim violence against the Indian people, and the contamination of barbaric Islamic ideals blended into their culture, ever end? The Israeli’s and Hindus are the largest victims of perpetural Islamic invasions and violence lasting for more than 1,000 years. Muhammad Ali Jinna, a member of the Indian […]

Can Christans Drink Alcohol?

10 Biblical Reasons We Should Appreciate Wine July 30, 2012 by Luke Gilkerson 48 Comments If you know me well, you know I make my own beer and wine. If you know me really well, you know I really enjoy an ice-cold mug of IPA or a nice glass of Malbec. I firmly believe wine is a good […]

The Hebrew Order of Bible Books Teach: The Coming of Messiah

The Hebrew Bible   Most people in the Messianic Movement (or Hebrew Roots for that matter), don’t realize that the Hebrew Bible is put together in a Theological Order.   The books of the Bible are put in an order to teach a particular theology.The larger scrolls 3 scrolls that make up the larger sections […]

The Fruit of the Spirit

Here is an interesting point that I think most Christians in the West need to hear about Galatians 5, especially when interacting with Non-Believers and especially Liberal/Progressives:   “22 But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, 23 gentleness, self-control; against such things there is no law.”   1. […]

Who are the 144,000 the Book of Revelation? What is their Purpose?

Sealing of the one hundred and forty four thousand. What is their purpose and what do they mean?   1 And after these things I saw four angels standing on the four corners of the earth, holding the four winds of the earth, that the wind should not blow on the earth, nor on the […]

Judgment of the Nations for How they Treat Israel?

“Given the importance of America’s relationship with Israel, I didn’t need any kind of special sign to focus on the subject, since I honestly believe that God judges nations, in part, based on how they treat Israel. Now, before you write me off as some kind of hyper-spiritual, Zionist nut case, let me explain what […]

This is not the Father: יְהוָה ? Then, who is?

Pastors, leaders (and everyone else): If you’ve been following me over the years, you’ll know that I do a lot of Biblical research. After 17 years of researching, I’ve come to this conclusion that I want to present for your consideration and feedback.   There have been studies on this in relation to the Targums, […]