January 2017

4 Keys for Resisting Sexual Sin

By | January 12th, 2017|Tags: , , |

There are many accounts of sexual sin in the Bible and we can learn much from both the stories of success and those of failure. In my eyes, Joseph has one of the most inspiring victories over sexual temptation. By the time the seventeen year old Joseph was sold to [...]

Occupation and Settlement

By | January 5th, 2017|Tags: , |

In light of the recent UN resolution against Israel, it is often repeated that the primary problem preventing peace in the Middle East is the "occupation" by Israel and "settlements" on Palestinian land. The reasoning goes that if we could only get rid of Israeli occupation and settlements, then peace [...]

December 2016

God punishes sin (GPS)

By | December 29th, 2016|Tags: , , |

There is a message that serves as a common foundation for almost all the other messages in Scriptures: "Repent, for the kingdom of God is at hand." This may be seen as a summary of all the Israelite prophets (Jeremiah 25:5). It preceded the coming of Yeshua (Matthew 3:2); forms [...]

Jonah’s Two Prophecies

By | December 22nd, 2016|Tags: , |

Jonah delivered two major prophecies. The first is recorded in II Kings 14:25 - to enlarge the borders of Israel. It was a message of victory and power. He seemed to be very motivated to this kind of prophecy. The second was recorded in the Book of Jonah to bring [...]

Does Israel Have a Distinct Place in the Age to Come?

By | December 15th, 2016|Tags: , , , |

One can see how only a pre-millennial view ties together these many passages and makes the symbolism more coherent. We also believe that there is an application of these same truths to every tribe, tongue and nation in the Millenium. The literal fulfillment of prophecies to the nation of Israel causes most Messianic Jews to embrace pre-millennialism—exactly what was believed by the Apostolic church for the first few centuries.

Three Goals of Apostolic/Prophetic Restoration

By | December 8th, 2016|Tags: , , , |

The issue of apostolic and prophetic ministry today raises much controversy, particularly when connected to the Messianic remnant in Jerusalem. Why is this so important? Three times the letter to the Ephesians makes reference to the work of "apostles and prophets." The first reference deals with laying foundations for the [...]

Strategic USA Trip Recap

By | December 1st, 2016|

My trip in November began with meetings in Dallas, Texas with the International Coalition of Apostolic Leaders (ICAL), who represent thousands of churches. The fellowship was very good. Guy Cohen of Ketzir Asher in Acco attended with me. It was the first time that I was a plenary speaker. My [...]

New Wave of Outreach in Tel Aviv with Signs Following

By | December 1st, 2016|

The Lord has been moving in an exciting way in Tiferet Yeshua congregation in Tel Aviv. In October, a couple of young adults initiated 40 days of fasting and prayer for spiritual awakening in the body in Israel that would lead to an awakening among our people. A significant group [...]