Category Archives: Jewish History/Culture

God’s Love: Top to Bottom

And when Jesus had cried out again in a loud voice, He gave up His spirit. At that moment the curtain of the temple was torn in two from top to bottom. Matthew 27:50-51  We all mourn differently. In the Eastern culture of the Bible, grief is displayed outwardly – tearing the clothes, wearing sackcloth or putting ash…
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The Power of the Torn Curtain

And when Jesus had cried out again in a loud voice, He gave up His spirit. At that moment the curtain of the temple was torn in two from top to bottom. Matthew 27:50-51  The temple curtain blocked access to the Holy of Holies, the place representing God’s presence. No one could pass through this veil…
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GIVE ME EYES TO SEE

But blessed are your eyes because they see, and your ears because they hear. Matthew 13:16 Having eyes that see represents more than just physical sight, it is associated with having understanding. It presents a picture of comprehending things as they really are - as God sees them. Failure to discern or understand is a…
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What are you building?

The minutiae of our actions build upon themselves day by day, becoming habits, becoming character. An investment compounds almost imperceptibly but yields growth in time. And the result of our work and our relationships builds a legacy as well. When we look back, no one thing may stick in our mind, but we see the…
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