Hebrew Word of the Week: Tikvah

Hebrew Word of the Week: Tikvah

Word of the Week Tikvah   Hebrew We’ve studied love and faith, so this week we’re looking at another very important word in the character of a Christ-follower: hope. “We wait [expectantly] for the Lord; He is our help and our shield. For in Him our heart...
Ohr haOlam

Ohr haOlam

Word of the Week Ohr haOlam Hebrew Today we will consider the Hebrew phrase “Light of the World.” It looks like this: איר העולם One of my favorite songs is “Here I Am to Worship” which begins like this: Light of the World, You stepped down into darkness,...
Baruch Haba

Baruch Haba

Word of the Week Baruch haba Hebrew Today’s Hebrew is actually 2 words: baruch haba. It looks like this: ברוך הבא “Baruch haba b’Shem Adonai—Blessed is He who comes in the Name of Adonai. We bless you from the House of Adonai.” Psalm 118:26 Tree of Life...
The Truth About Faith: A Messianic Perspective

The Truth About Faith: A Messianic Perspective

When you think of faith, what comes to mind? Is it a religion (“my faith”), a friend who is always there, or a belief in something, perhaps God? The Hebrew word for “faith” is emunah, pronounced eh•moo•NAH. (Most Hebrew words are accented on the last...