Jesus quotes Isaiah 61 in a controversial sermon claiming that the prophecy is fulfilled – what did Isaiah speak and why is it relevant to the upcoming holiday of Rosh Ha Shanah? Is there a common theme and how does it relate to our series on the Law?
When Jesus heals a paralytic, he tells him to get up and carry his mat, causing an issue over the Sabbath. This week we look at the Law behind this concern and what the intent was and how Jesus lifts our burdens and give us rest.
The Law of God is important but can there be a situation where there’s a higher principle? The Jewish concept of ‘pikuach nefesh’ or watching over a soul is mentioned in both the Old and New Testament to give us better clarity on applying God’s Word.
Ah the oldest trick in the book – be it the nose flick or some other prank, we can get distracted or fooled even when we expect it. We look the the Fear of Missing Out (FOMO) – THE oldest trick in the Book and how not to fall for it in our daily lives.