Grace Notes

Grace Notes

We as believers often face times which require grace, more grace than we have within us to contend with on our own. However, we are called to give praise at all times, through the tough times, in the dark times and also in those beautiful moments – where it comes...
Hypokrités – “Say What?”

Hypokrités – “Say What?”

Let’s be honest… Jesus is either your “Everything” or he is “Nothing” to you. American churches have evolved to be a place not unlike that church-like body Jesus condemned in biblical times, as He repeated the prophet Isaiah, in Matthew 15:8-9 – ‘This people honors me...
What did you say your name was?

What did you say your name was?

I have always sought understanding as to why many of the persons in scripture had their name changed. In Hebrew culture, changing someone’s name was characteristic of “giving them a blessing” a segulah (a spiritually propitious act) an “added” mazal (good fortune). In...