Hebrew WOW!  זכור!

Hebrew WOW! זכור!

Word of the Week Zachor! Hebrew This verb occurs 252 times in the Bible. זָכַר 1 Corinthians 11:24-25: “and when he had given thanks, he broke it and said, ‘This is my body, which is for you; do this in remembrance of me.’ In the same way, after...
UIOF Week 16: Listen Up!

UIOF Week 16: Listen Up!

How to win friends & influence people There’s an old proverb that goes: A wise old owl sat in an oak; the more he saw, the less he spoke. The less he spoke, the more he heard. Lord, make me like that wise old bird!” Dale Carnegie knew that he could...
Upward, Inward, Outward, Forward: Cooperate

Upward, Inward, Outward, Forward: Cooperate

A Team Effort W hat feelings come when you think about evangelism? Fear? Anxiety? Intimidation? When someone mentions sharing your faith, do you feel unbearable pressure, as though your actions will make the difference in a person’s eternal destiny? If this is...
Ezrah—An “Help Meet” for Adam

Ezrah—An “Help Meet” for Adam

Word of the Week Ezrah Hebrew Let’s take a look at an often mistranslated word. Ezrah looks like this: עֶזתָה “And the Lord God said, It is not good that the man should be alone; I will make him an help meet for him.” Genesis 2:18 Understanding the...
Upward, Inward, Outward, Forward: Serve

Upward, Inward, Outward, Forward: Serve

Believer as Servant W hen Jesus came, it wasn’t as a political ruler who told people what to do. Instead, He humbled Himself and because a servant to all to demonstrate how God had designed people to live. He left all His rights and privileges behind and served...