Hebrew Class

Israel Biblical Studies {Product Review}

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I’m Jerry, and I love the Bible. I’ve always had the desire to learn Biblical Hebrew, but never exercised the discipline necessary to do so. I visited various websites that provided tutorials for learning the letters and a few basic words. I watched several YouTube lessons and even purchased Pimsleur Hebrew Learning CDs. Eventually, in every instance, I would get frustrated or simply grow bored and give up. When my wife asked me if I would be interested in taking …

Psalms of Deliverance

Psalms of Deliverance

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“Thou art my hiding place; thou shalt preserve me from trouble; thou shalt compass me about with songs of deliverance.” Psalms 32:7 It had been a normal day in my household and everything was going smoothly. My husband and I sat down in the evening to watch a movie, and suddenly I felt like I couldn’t breathe.  It felt as if something were sitting on my chest and my ribs were unable to expand at all to get any air into …

Why I'm Free to Wear Shorts in the Light

Why I’m Free to Wear Shorts in the Light

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I put on shorts already this year. It’s back to being cold, because that’s what New England life looks like, but that’s not noteworthy. That happens almost every year; a few warmer days, a few colder days. God must get a kick out of the prayers of sun those in Massachusetts pray for. But the real shock here–I put on shorts. These shorts weren’t anything spectacular for anyone else. But for me, sliding into shorts is a miracle. Because for …

Praying Scripture: A Light unto My Path

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There is no question that life is full of mountain top highs and deep valley lows. It’s easy to trust God from the heights, but what about those valleys? Where do we turn to for hope when we find ourselves shrouded in the darkness of difficulty? I believe there is only one source of true Hope in this life – the God of the Bible. When the darkness closes in we must turn to His Word as a lamp to …

Treasures in the Darkness

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“I will give you treasures hidden in the darkness – secret riches. I will do this so you may know that I am the Lord, the God of Israel, the one who calls you by name.” (Isaiah 45:3 NLT) Sitting in the quiet of the chapel in the school where I worked, I read these words for the first time, and I felt hope ignite within me. Although they had been written long ago, it felt like God was speaking …