High Holy Days Practical Guide by Rabbi John

Shalom dear congregation, As our holiest day of the year – Kol Nidrei/ Yom Kippur is here, we, at Beit Lechem Messianic Congregation, would like to give you a practical guide as to how to honor ADONAI during this and the following celebrations. These are the...

Why We Observe Yom Kippur (Day of Atonement)

“This is to be a lasting ordinance for you: On the tenth day of the seventh month you must deny [anah] yourselves and not do any work—whether native-born or a foreigner residing among you—because on this day atonement will be made for you, to cleanse you. Then,...
Shavuot: Three Gifts, One Appointed Day of the Lord

Shavuot: Three Gifts, One Appointed Day of the Lord

  “The festival of Shavuot arrived, and the believers all gathered together in one place. Suddenly there came a sound from the sky like the roar of a violent wind, and it filled the whole house where they were sitting. … They were all filled with the Ruach...