Compassion

January 30, 2020

To the Wise | If we always say what’s on our mind or consistently apply consequences to its fullest extent, we lack compassion. What if Yahuah lacked compassion toward us? Hebrew | Chemel (חמל) is one of the Hebrew words we translate as compassion and spare; although, it is literally to hold back from fulfilling something including consequences due or one’s words or, as we say down South, to spare…

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Word of the Week | July 27, 2019

July 27, 2019

To the Wise | Contrary to what we are told, grace requires some things of us. In Numbers 2 the 12 tribes of Israel are grouped together. Each group of three families was assigned to sit at the four sides of the camp – North, South, East, and West. If we draw out how the nation was instructed to camp, a square encampment with the Levites and the tabernacle in…

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Word of the Week | March 25, 2019

April 1, 2019

To the Wise | Isaiah prophesied a frequently quoted truth that Yahuwah would gather Judah from the four corners of the earth. To gain wisdom on this verse matter we must understand to things… (1) there are 34 ways to gather… What’s the significance of this one? (2) What are these 4 corners? And He shall set up an ensign for the nations, and shall assemble the outcasts of Israel,…

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Word of the ‘Month’ | March 13, 2019

March 13, 2019

To the wise |According to the wisdom of Sholamah (Solomon), we should accept these four principles: (1) Nothing changes, only cycles through. (2) There is no fulfillment in self-fulfilling behaviors. (3) Good and bad things happen regardless of how good or bad or knowledgable or ignorant we are. (4) The purpose of the hidden things has been given in the human mind and without it, we can’t know the purpose…

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Words of the Week | February 1, 2019

To the wise | Seldom do most people think about the origin of things – one of the first things this journey inspired in me. Where does the English word “God” come from and what is it in the Hebrew Language? We should, more frequently, consider the origin of all things… After all, knowing them is the destination and revealing them is what Yahuwah is always doing. Moses tells us…

February 2, 2019
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Who or What is GOD?

I woke up at 6:00 this morning with this very thought on my mind. “What is god?” The night before I had studied the Book of Haggai. (I will upload the translation soon) In Haggai 2:12 I came across an unfamiliar Hebrew word, ‘Bagodu‘ (בגדו), translated here as clothing or garment but also interpreted as deceive in other contexts. I began thinking about the Hebrew word גד, the root of…

February 1, 2019
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Word of The Week | January 13, 2019

January 20, 2019

To the wise | Some of us are seeking absolutes but the only unchanging absolute thing is Yahuah our Elahim whose character defies our expectations and understanding in such a way that we struggle to comprehend that, although unchanging His plan for us is always dynamic. Hebrew Word | יהוה pronounced Yahuwah, was understood by our ancient ancestors to be the title of the God of Israel given to them…

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Word of The Week | January 6, 2019

January 13, 2019

To the wise | In a world that is seemingly without definitive truth, Ancient Biblical Hebrew helps us see past what we are told into what is true that we may know because “without that knowledge, our people perish”. (Hosea 4:6) Hebrew Word | דע pronounced ‘Da’, means to know. It is the root of words translated as opinion, comprehension, discernment, insight, why, know, and kinsmen.It is also the word used to refer to male…

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