Shevat 5777 (2016)

    Wow, it's been almost two months since I've written on this blog.  I've meant to, but life sometimes just gets busy.  And time does fly when you're having fun. We spent seven weeks down in San Clemente at the end of the year, and it was lovely.  We rented a condo that had [...]

Sivan – 5777 (2017)

  Sivan is the month of Pentecost (or Shavuot as it's called in Hebrew). Pentecost is God's 2nd yearly feast (Ex 23:14-17)..... the first is Passover (Pesach), then Pentecost (Shavuot) and finally Sukkoth (Tabernacles).  Pentecost is the feast of harvest or weeks.  It is a celebration of provision.  It initially marked the ingathering of the wheat harvest.  Wheat [...]

Shevat – 5776 (2016)

   Yesterday we entered into the Hebrew month of Shevat, which is Jan 11th - Feb 9th on our calendar. This is a key month to shout "the blessings are mine in Christ." Asher is the tribe associated with the month of Shevat.  Asher means blessed or prosperous and comes from the root word "ashar", meaning [...]