Maccabees and Chanukah

“Maccabees and Chanukah” Sermon Outline:   Chanukah: Hebrew word for dedication; Lev 23 lists 7 festivals (Moedim – appointed times): faithfulness of God / miracles of deliverance. Jewish people added 2 national celebrations: Purim – deliverance of Jews from Haman (Esther) and Chanukah. Explanation of Hanukkiah: 8 candles with shammash (servant) candle. 8 Names of […]

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Sukkot 2018/5779

“Sukkot 2018/5779” Sermon Outline:   Leviticus 23:1-2 And the LORD spoke to Moses, saying, “Speak to the children of Israel, and say to them: ‘The feasts of the LORD, which you shall proclaim to be holy convocations, these are My feasts’” Feasts of the LORD … designated times of ADONAI (Mo’adim / Moed) … as […]

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Yom Kippur 2018/5779

Kippur כּ     Kaf – open hand פּ    Pey – mouth ר    Reysh – head of a man / person Instead of pronouncing judgement or condemnation … covers mouth … offers forgiveness … forgives.   Leviticus 23:26-27 “And the Lord spoke to Moses, saying: 27 “Also the tenth day of this seventh month shall be the Day […]

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Yom Teruah 2018/5779

Good Sweet Year blessing – apples / honey / challah bread. Round challah bread – symbolize: fullness, completion (of year) … Yeshua said in John 6:35 “I am the Bread of Life” Apple – God’s people … compared to apple Deuteronomy 32:10 “… apple of His eye” … His teaching as the apple of our […]

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Shavuot 2018

“Shavuot 2018” Sermon Outline:   Leviticus 23:1, 2 & 4 designated times (appointed festivals), Feasts of ADONAI; holy convocations; designated times (seasons). Feasts = moed  מֹעֵד     meaning: appointment, Festival, set time. Holy Convocation = mikra   מִקְרָא      meaning: rehearsal, assembly, public meeting. Seasons = moed (same word for feasts) Moed comes from the root word = […]

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Chanukah Connection

“Chanukah Connection” Sermon Outline: “For unto us a Child is born, Unto us a Son is given; And the government will be upon His shoulder. And His name will be called Wonderful, Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.” Isaiah 9:6 8 days represent 8 Names of Messiah (from “the Rebbe” Schneerson) … Ginzburg […]

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The Meaning of Hanukkah

“The Meaning of Hanukkah” Sermon Notes: Hanukkah is the Hebrew word for “dedication” And John 10:22 tells us of Yeshua being at the Temple in Jerusalem at the time of the Feast of Dedication. This holiday although not one of the Moadem HaShem given to us in Lev. 23, (say the Moadem) celebrates the rededication […]

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Sukkot 5778

“Sukkot 5778” Sermon Outline: Leviticus 23:1-2 And the LORD spoke to Moses, saying, “Speak to the children of Israel, and say to them: ‘The feasts of the LORD, which you shall proclaim to be holy convocations, these are My feasts’” Feasts of the LORD … designated times of ADONAI (Mo’adim / Moed) … as Holy […]

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Yom Kippur 5778

“Yom Kippur 5778” Sermon Outline: Kippur כּ     Kaf – open hand פּ    Pey – mouth ר    Reysh – head of a man / person Instead of pronouncing judgement … covers mouth … forgives.   Leviticus 23:26-27 “And the Lord spoke to Moses, saying: 27 “Also the tenth day of this seventh month shall be the Day […]

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Yom Teruah 5777-5778

“Yom Teruah 5777-5778” Sermon Outline: Good Sweet Year blessing – apples / honey / challah bread. Round challah bread – symbolize: fullness, completion (of year) … Yeshua said in John 6:35 “I am the Bread of Life” Apple – God’s people … compared to apple Deuteronomy 32:10 “… apple of His eye” … His teaching […]

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