The Rose of Rhoda


Before we get to Rhoda, here is a little back story. James the brother of John Mark has just been decapitated or put to death by the sword. Now Peter is awaiting his own execution. The season is Passover. On the very night when Herod was about to bring him (Peter) forward, Peter was sleeping…

Leviathan Part IV The Journey of David


“There is no hunting like the hunting of man, and those who have hunted armed men long enough and liked it, never care for anything else thereafter.” —Ernest Hemingway My brother is a skillful hunter with a bow or a rifle, and even quick with his hands as the picture below shows. Do you see…

The Spirit of Leviathan Part I


Leviathan: a transliterated Hebrew word (livyathan), meaning “twisted,” “coiled.” Picture a serpent coiled up ready to strike. “The name לִוְיָתָן‎ is a derivation from the root לוה‎ lvh “to twine; to join,” with an adjectival suffix ן-‎, with a literal meaning of “wreathed, twisted in folds.” This spirit will TWIST everything. “No one is so…

A Bald Eagle, a Black Cat, and a Nation


This may be one of the most interesting blogs the Father has ever given me.  Now and then something seems to pop out in front of my eyes. Friday a bald eagle caught my attention on the Virginia Pilot, and not only mine but thousands on social media. “Matt Seniuk, a physics teacher at Norview…

Who is Satan? (Doctrines of Demons)


      Chapter 10 When you picture Satan, what type of images come into your mind? How do you perceive his character? How does something so evil come to you as an Angel of Light? Yes, the devil can be confusing. Does he wear a bright red suit and have horns growing out of…

Are You shittim me?


A little humor to introduce this next Torah Portion that comes from Numbers 25 and is titled “Pinchas | פנחס | “Phinehas.” In this blog, I will highlight the journey Israel took by the names of the places they stopped at, and my own journey by the names of the streets my husband and I…

I LUZ You and Almonds


Have you ever pondered how all the graves will open? Not when, but how? Will we come up out of the sea—the earth—an urn? Even the people who have been eaten by sharks? Yes, and how many of you have heard of the Luz bone, a bone that CANNOT be crushed or burned or destroyed?…

Under Attack?


Under attack? Every time my husband and I send out a newsletter we can cut the tension in the room with a knife but is that even worthy of mentioning? This message is about radical men and women who are arriving on the scene. These folks won’t even blink in the face of hatred, rejection,…

Five daughters and the KING


  Such delicacies and hidden mysteries are hidden in the Words of an ancient book called the Tanakh or Old Testament.  Sometimes it causes me to need a napkin to soak up the juice of fresh pomegranate, and other times a handkerchief to dry my eyes. The Words can bring me to my knees and…

Drag them Home?


  How many times have we prayed for family and friends to come to the Father and His Son, Yeshua? How many times have we pled and asked our Father to ‘save’ them? Many times people can try so hard to get those they love to come to their “church” or their meetings or see…