Messianic Judaism

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The Robber and the Strong Man

Armed with signs and wonders, Moses did battle with Pharaoh, his magicians, and the gods of Egypt. In one passage, the magicians of Egypt concede defeat and declare, “This is the finger of God” (Exodus 8:19). Yeshua referred to the same passage to explain how He drove […]

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The Golden Handcuffs

When Jacob first went down to Egypt, he went only to sojourn there until the famine had passed. It was supposed to be temporary. But the temporary stay turned into what looked like permanent residence. They settled, and they prospered. They might have remained in Egypt, happy […]

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Waiting for Salvation

Jacob gave each blessing prophetically through the inspiration of the Holy Spirit. The blessings granted him glimpses into the prophetic future of each tribe. He searched those prophetic insights for hints about the Messiah. As he turned to bless his son Dan, he foresaw Samson, Dan’s most […]

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Candle-Lighting Times