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The Blessing of the Shabbat (Reading Isaiah 58)

The blessing of the Shabbat is not only in the enjoyment and benefits of rest, but in the day itself.  It will also bring about blessings from God.   284 more words

Reading Isaiah

Open Diary: 5:15am

Attn my love when you find me. Thank you for accepting my love and loving me when I didn’t know what being loved felt like. Thank you for respecting me when I didn’t know I was being respected. 198 more words


Rainbow: The Sign of the Covenant

The rainbow is the sign of God’s covenant to all the people. When we see it, we are reminded that He will not bring about judgment via a world-wide flood ever again. 123 more words


Stars in the Sky ... Covenant Theology Part 3

In Covenant Theology Part 1, we learnt about the back story to Covenant and why Yahweh chose Covenant as his way of bringing his people back to himself.  352 more words

unity and oneness

During the Civil Rights Movement, Martin Luther King Jr. would speak of moving “from the who to the what.”  Both after the murders of Freedom Riders: James Chaney, Andrew Goodman, and Michael Schwerner in Mississippi and then after the beating death of Princeton Seminary student James Reeb in Alabama, King declared “it’s not so much  491 more words


If the Old Testament Law was meant to be temporary why is it always called eternal, enduring, and everlasting?  

Why is the Old Testament called eternal?

Most evangelicals say that the Old Testament was meant to be temporary covenant, one that was planned to be replaced by a better covenant, if that’s the case, why is this covenant (or series of them) in the Old testament frequently called an “everlasting covenant” not a “temporary covenant”? 305 more words

Tough Question Friday


What is this mandate for which Jesus had been granted his apostolic authority?

The authority that Jesus exercised was given to him for a purpose, he was anointed with the Holy Spirit for a purpose, this purpose is his apostolic mandate, the Church shares in the same apostolic mandate that Jesus was given for she is his body. 1,337 more words

Apostolic Faith