Home Group – Hanukkah: The Feast Of Dedication

Each year, around the time we prepare to celebrate Christmas, our Jewish friends celebrate Hanukkah. It’s interesting that this particular Jewish festival is mentioned in the New Covenant in John 10 and it’s called the Feast of Dedication. Funnily enough, we’re about to celebrate Christmas which isn’t mentioned in the New Covenant anywhere, of course …Read More

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Home Group – Why Do Bond-slaves Have Their Ear Pierced?

Why Do Bond-slaves Have Their Ear Pierced? Last week while looking at the name of Adonai and the fact that it means Lord, Master and even Owner we had to cover the fact that we who know, love and worship God – Adonai – belong to Him: We are His Bond-slaves. Dealing with the issues of …Read More

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Home Group – Adonai

The Names Of God: ADONAI Psalm 16:1-2, ‘”Preserve me, O God, for I take refuge in You.” I said to Yahweh, “You are my Adonai; my goodness is nothing apart from You.”‘ The Hebrew name Adonai is the plural form of the word ‘Adon’ which means ‘Lord,’ ‘Master’ or ‘Owner’ and the word Adon is derived …Read More

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Home Group – Yahweh

The Names of GOD: YAHWEH The name Yahweh occurs more than 6,800 times in the Old Covenant, this name is referred to as the ‘personal’ name of the God of Israel. It appears in every book except for Esther, Ecclesiastes, and the Song of Songs. This particular name – Yahweh – is known as the …Read More

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Home Group – Sukkot

There are quite a lot of celebrations and anniversaries and feasts in the Jewish calendar but Sukkot (Su-coat) is the last of the mandatory feasts of the Lord commanded by God in the Bible; it’s the last of the Autumn feasts in the Jewish calendar and it’s also known as the Feast of Tabernacles or …Read More

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Home Group – Yom Kippur

Yom Kippur – The Day of Atonement Yom Kippur is the holiest and most solemn day in the Hebrew calendar and it was instituted by Yahweh in Leviticus 23:27-28, there are 7 Feasts of the Lord and Yom Kippur is number 6. All the Feasts of the Lord represent in various ways God’s plan of redemption …Read More

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Home Group – Rosh Hashana

Rosh Hashana – The Feast of Trumpets and the Jewish New Year Rosh Hashana is the Jewish New Year. There are 7 Feasts of the Lord and Rosh Hashana is the 5th. The Hebrew Calendar has several ‘new years’ in it, which can be very confusing until you get your head around it. The beginning of the religious …Read More

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Home Group – Jehovah Jireh

Names Of God: Jehovah Jireh Genesis 22:10-14, ‘Abraham stretched out his hand and took the knife to slay his son. But the angel of the Lord called to him from heaven and said, “Abraham, Abraham!” And he said, “Here I am.” He said, “Do not stretch out your hand against the lad, and do nothing to …Read More

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Home Group – El Olam

The Names of God: EL OLAM Genesis 21:32-33, ‘So they made a covenant at Beersheva; and Abimelech and Phicol, the commander of his army, arose and returned to the land of the Philistines. Abraham planted a tamarisk tree at Beersheva, and there he called on the name of the Lord, the Everlasting God.’ El Olam is …Read More

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Home Group – El Shaddai

August 26, 2015 The Names of God EL SHADDAI El Shaddai is another of God’s names. God didn’t reveal His names to the Patriarch’s or His people all at the same time, but rather He revealed Himself and different aspects of His nature and character through His different names during different circumstances that they were …Read More

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