Tag Archives: Jesus

The 2 Steps to Gaining Eternal Life

There are many ways to approach this subject. The best way to do this is to make everyone go through a “Dogma Detector.” Don’t worry, It won’t hurt . . . much! So step up, put your theological suppositions, dogmas, … Continue reading

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NO HOPE?

In the text, those of us that have trust are told we have gained access to grace because of, and through, that trust.  We are told to boast about the hope of experiencing God’s glory: Romans 5:1-2 (CJB) 1 So, … Continue reading

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Salvation WITHOUT works? Really?

There are many verses in the text that are often quoted as “proof statements” of this or that concerning someone’s theological supposition about what the text is trying to convey. Many times, people apply their cultural understanding of a word … Continue reading

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James, the Synagogue, and Jesus – part 4 (of 4)

You are going to have some choices to make at the end this post, which is also, the 4th and final part of this series “James, the Synagogue, and Jesus.  You will have to decide whether synagogues are completely evil … Continue reading

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James, the Synagogue, and Jesus – part 3

Mark 1:21 (CJB) 21 They entered K’far-Nachum (Capernaum), and on Shabbat (Sabbath) Yeshua (Jesus) went into the synagogue and began teaching. They were amazed because he taught as a Rabbi – more succstinct, a Rabbi that got his authority, not … Continue reading

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James, the Synagogue, and Jesus – part 1

It has been a while since I have written anything of substance.  I have been dealing with a great many difficult things over the past month.  I felt that if I wrote during that time, that I may have had … Continue reading

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Volume 1 Number 4

The 4th Issue of the Overflowing Cup! **  1st OPEN MIC night this Friday ** Click this link below for pdf of Newsletter: Overflow-Way of Life4

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But it ALSO says . . .

Out of a little over 1000 verses in Mattityahu (Matthew), 112 of them or around 10% of them are direct quotations and references to verses in TaNaKh (Torah-Nevi’im-Ketuvim: in other words, the Old Testament). When we arrive at chapter 4, … Continue reading

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I heard that “Messianics” were a cult . . .

Your world has been turned upside down! You leader is dead. He was accused of sedition, tried, found guilty, and executed by the state government. You are afraid – and yet you are not fearful.  You are alone – and … Continue reading

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Teenage, Pregnant, and Homeless

Have you ever felt alone? Have you ever felt unloved? Have you ever felt unwanted? They are not good feelings.  They are feelings of desperation.  They are feelings shrouded in darkness – where one feels helpless – where one feels … Continue reading

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