TERUMAH | WEEK 19

TERUMAH | WEEK 19

TERUMAH | WEEK 19 By Jeffery Seif Ex 25:1 – 27:19 Covering Exodus 25:1-27:19, Parasha Terumah began with a materials collection for the Sanctuary (vv. 2-7), that followed with a declaration of the Sanctuary’s primary purpose (vv. 8-9). That attended to, by...
MISHPATIM | WEEK 18

MISHPATIM | WEEK 18

MISHPATIM | WEEK 18 By Wayne & Bonnie Wilks Ex 21:1 – 24:18 One important thing mentioned in this week’s portion is the theme of Sabbath. More sacred than the Day of Atonement, Sabbath celebration eclipses all Jewish holy days and feasts. It is a day...
YITRO | WEEK 17

YITRO | WEEK 17

YITRO | WEEK 17 By Nic Lesmeister Ex 18:1 – 20:23 About a year ago, I was deep in an intensive three-day organizational strategy session for the ministry I lead, the Messianic Jewish Bible Institute (MJBI). I’m one who loves to discuss, learn and apply strategy,...
BESHALLACH | WEEK 16

BESHALLACH | WEEK 16

BESHALLACH | WEEK 16 By Ari Sorko-Ram Ex 13:17 – 17:18 As we begin our Parashah for this week, we see that God has delivered Israel out of Egypt. What must first take place, however, is the re-educating of the newly freed nation of Israel. Having been in bondage...
BO | WEEK 15

BO | WEEK 15

BO | WEEK 15 By Shelly Volk Ex 10:1 – 13:16 In last week’s reading, we saw a pattern repeated over and over again, which covered the plagues up to and including the plague of hail. Pharaoh’s heart remained hardened despite the fact of his telling Moses to appeal...
VA-EYRA | WEEK 14

VA-EYRA | WEEK 14

VA-EYRA | WEEK 14 By Shelly Volk Ex 6:2 – 9:35 Last weeks reading ended with Moses crying out to the Lord. Since he went to Pharaoh, things for the sons of Israel got worse and there was no deliverance for his people (Exodus 5:22-23). God responded, “Now you...