Life in the Light

Bearing God's Image and Likeness וַיֹּאמֶר אֱלֹהִים נַֽעֲשֶׂה אָדָם בְּצַלְמֵנוּ כִּדְמוּתֵנוּ וְיִרְדּוּ בִדְגַת הַיָּם וּבְעֹוף הַשָּׁמַיִם וּבַבְּהֵמָה וּבְכָל־הָאָרֶץ וּבְכָל־הָרֶמֶשׂ הָֽרֹמֵשׂ עַל־הָאָֽרֶץ׃“And God said, Let us make man in our image, after our...

Thoughts on Eternal Security

Thoughts on Eternal Security

Iron sharpens iron Recently during a Bible study with friends, the subject of "once saved, always saved" arose. I expressed that I believed that once you were saved you could not "lose" your salvation. One of the other members did not agree. She was fully convinced...

Two Pool Healings

Two Pool Healings

The city of Jerusalem in 1st century AD (Yeshua's day) with the pool at Bethesda and the pool at Siloam indicated by red circles. Yeshua healed at two pools. What is the difference? John 5:2-9 TLV: 2 Now in Jerusalem there is a pool by the sheep gate, called...

Hebrew WOW: נעלב

Hebrew WOW: נעלב

To be Offended "Ne-elav" means to be Offended It happened again. I allowed a measuring spoon to fall into the garbage disposal and it got bent out of shape. When my husband said, "Sweetie, again?" I got bent out of shape. Not my intention, for sure, but as they say,...

Bearing God’s Image and Likeness

Bearing God’s Image and Likeness

וַיֹּאמֶר אֱלֹהִים נַֽעֲשֶׂה אָדָם בְּצַלְמֵנוּ כִּדְמוּתֵנוּ וְיִרְדּוּ בִדְגַת הַיָּם וּבְעֹוף הַשָּׁמַיִם וּבַבְּהֵמָה וּבְכָל־הָאָרֶץ וּבְכָל־הָרֶמֶשׂ הָֽרֹמֵשׂ עַל־הָאָֽרֶץ׃ “And God said, Let us make man in our image, after our likeness: and let them have...

Hebrew Word of the Week

Hebrew Word of the Week

תוֹם – Seeing Through the Lens of Integrity Seeing through the lens of integrity "Moses said to the heads of the tribes of Israel: “This is what the Lord commands: When a man makes a vow to the Lord or takes an oath to obligate himself by a...

UIOF Bible Study: Week 22

UIOF Bible Study: Week 22

Embracing Your Potential: Spiritual Growth—Transformation Photo courtesy of Faith Ozdemir on Unsplash "When they saw the courage of Peter and John and realized that they were unschooled, ordinary men, they were astonished and they took note that these men...

UIOF Week 21, Bearing Fruit

UIOF Week 21, Bearing Fruit

Photo Courtesy of Rohit Tandon on Unsplash "I am the vine; you are the branches.  If a man remains in me and I in him, he will bear much fruit; apart from me you can do nothing." — John 15:5 Stop Thinking Like the World Are you being transformed?...

Hebrew WOW: שְׁאוֹל

Hebrew WOW: שְׁאוֹל

A Jewish Perspective on SheolDid Jews in the time of Yeshua believe in hell?Do you?  Ancient thought about sheol (hell) was quite different from Western (Christian) thought, yet Yeshua was a Jew. What did He think?שְׁאוֹל(Sheol) sheol, underworld, grave, hell, pit the...

UIOF Week 20: Ride the Wind!

"and my message and my preaching were not in persuasive words of wisdom, but in demonstration of the Spirit and of power." Photo Courtesy of Helena Hertz on Unsplash Have you ever gone paragliding? It is touted as the purest form of flying that a human can do. But...

To God be the glory, great things He has done.

To God be the glory, great things He has done.

Yeshua still heals. His compassions never fail and they are new every morning. “Have compassion on me, Lord, for I am weak. Heal me, Lord, for my bones are in agony. – Psalm 6:2”Three years ago, I had surgery to replace my right hip that was bone-on-bone due to...

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