Hello friends! If you have not been introduced to Jeff Benner then you are in for a treat. Here is a very interesting video explaining the origins of our alphabet (Aleph Bet) and how it came from Hebrew. This video is part 7 of a series and if you like this one then do yourself a favor and watch the whole series. Jeff has lots of other great videos and I encourage anyone who is interested in this type of research to drive right in. Once you realize it is an upside down ox head, you will never look at the letter "A" the same again.
Shalom brothers and sisters, our beloved brother Paul shared with us a video explaining the discrepancy in our Bibles over the length of time the Israelites were in Egypt. This is a very well done presentation as well as short and to the point. Enjoy.
This last Shabbat we read an article from eliyah.com titled "Galatians proves that we should observe the Torah" check it out here. This is an important letter of Paul to understand correctly since it is used by many Christians to "prove" that we do not need to follow the Torah and are free to break Yah's commandments. I have heard a couple explanations for Galatians but this one seems to be one of the best. Check it out and leave a comment on what you think.
Shalom Brothers and Sisters, this last Shabbat we read an article by 119 Ministries called "The Great Commission - What Does It Really Mean?" which can be found here. There is lots of good information about what our calling really entails. The best part of this article were the wealth of scriptures listed that really spell out the foundation of why us as Torah Observant / Hebrew Roots / Messianic types believe in the great benefits and joy that is found in following Yah's Torah.
Below is an excerpt from the article listing many important scriptures for us to have on hand so that we can "always being prepared to make a defense to anyone who asks you for a reason for the hope that is in you; yet do it with gentleness and respect" (1 Peter 3:15b)
If you would like to know what you are bringing them when you instruct all nations to be obedient to God’s law, then consider studying the following Scripture: