Perhaps there is something in my physical DNA that connects me to God, but I feel that everyone who seeks God, truth, goodness, and love is Israel. I believe that Israel is a "place" of "a people" who all seek and desire the goodness of God. Whoever God is as all who are trying to… Continue reading Who Are the Lost Tribes of Israel?
The Sabbath is such an important day to observe in Judaism. There is a submission there that I don't see anywhere else that tells me we have a Creator that is a higher authority that is revered, remembered, and respected. In Christianity, the beauty of the Sabbath seems to be misunderstood. The Sabbath is… Continue reading Shabbat Shalom!
How about instead, we talk about the universal language of love? You can't interpret religion anymore. It isn't consistent, it's been hypocritical, and its caused wars. God does not want us to be independent of one another. God wants us to work with one another. When He said He is One, he meant all of… Continue reading Let’s Not Talk religion!
During this time at Passover, God commanded the Israelites to take a lamb for their home to be slaughtered after four days of living with it. This was done on the Sabbath just before Passover began, five days before the Israelite Exodus. The lamb was considered to be sacred, worshiped by the Egyptians, so Moses… Continue reading Create a god in your own image cause your upbringing told you so?
When in doubt tell the truth. It will confound your enemies and astound your friends.”Mark Twain God is love, but God is also absolute truth. That means that God has to be either black or white. God cannot be grey -- He just is what is. We don't have a manual on what is right… Continue reading Is Honesty the Best Policy?
What on Earth is going on around here? Covid is wreaking havoc on our lives! How did something we just heard about happening in China become a global pandemic in such a short time?? I am from Ontario, Canada and two weeks ago we were told that there was no threat, then a week ago… Continue reading Is it the End of the World as We Know it?
Religion is a particular system of faith and worship. It is particular to it's system of faith; therefore, it is biased. Religion teaches only about what religion that it knows and understands. Religion does not consider how other religions believe in God and may or may not consider that other religions have equal insight on… Continue reading We Are One, but is Religion Biased?
Food is unity. Food brings people around a table. Food tells people it is time to stop, commune, learn, and acknowledge one another. Food is enjoying the moment with others while taking a rest from all the hard work that we have done. Food is multicultural. Different food from different ethnic groups can be sought… Continue reading A Conversation About Food with a Jew
I use to wonder about the Lord's prayer, and I asked myself how does the Kingdom of God come to Earth as it is in heaven anyway? Amid the chaos, how will it be that heaven can possibly come to be here on Earth? I kinda gave up on understanding God for awhile since statements… Continue reading Your Kingdom Come, Your Will Be Done, On Earth As It Is In Heaven
People are telling me that I need to write about what is relatable. I realize that when I am out in my day, being a nurse, I cannot talk to people about the deep things that are sitting in my heart. A normal conversation is only superficial when I have a quick encounter with someone.… Continue reading My Love Letter to the Jew