Hanukkah Day 8

Hanukkah, Day 8: Tonight is the last night to light the Menorah. Interesting that the Story of Maccabees and Hanukkah took place during the 400 years of darkness between Malachi in the Old Testament and the Gospels in the New Testament when there was no witness. Hanukkah means, “Tell The Story.” This past Thanksgiving wasContinue reading “Hanukkah Day 8”

Hanukkah Day 5, 5782/2021

Hanukkah Day 5: Today’s date is 12022021, is both a palindrome and an ambigram: you can read it from left to right or right to left, as well as upside down. You cannot make this up. When I see this I am reminded that God is the Alpha and Omega, the beginning and end. HeContinue reading “Hanukkah Day 5, 5782/2021”

Hanukkah Day 4, 5782/2021

As you light the fourth Candle of Hanukkah, let us be reminded of the time it took for the Maccabees to wait for the miracle to manifest. It took eight days for the sentry to travel to Northern Israel to retain the sanctified oil and get back to Jerusalem. Four travel days to and fourContinue reading “Hanukkah Day 4, 5782/2021”

Hanukkah Day 3, 5782/2021

As we think of the third night of Hanukkah, I am reminded of the price it took for the Maccabees to rally the children of Israel to fight against the Greek/Syrian invaders who had taken over their land and forced idolatry upon God’s people. In 168BC Antiochus ruler of Rome invaded Jerusalem. The name AntiochusContinue reading “Hanukkah Day 3, 5782/2021”

Hanukkah Day 2, 5782/2021

Saying the BlessingsSay the blessings in Hebrew as transliterated. First, say, Baruch Atah Adonai Eloheinu Melech HaOlam, asher kidshanu b’mitzvotav v’tzivanu l’hadlik ner shel Hanukkah. Blessed are You, O Lord Our God, Ruler of the Universe, Who has sanctified us with Your commandments and commanded us to kindle the lights of Hanukkah. Then say, BaruchContinue reading “Hanukkah Day 2, 5782/2021”

Hanukkah Day 1 5782/2021

Tonight is the First Night of Hanukkah, what John 10:22-24 calls the Feast of Dedication. As you light the first candle of the Menorah May you experience Yeshua, King Jesus Glory. Day 1: As we light the first candle on the first night of Hanukkah we are reminded of Yeshua, King Jesus our servant whoContinue reading “Hanukkah Day 1 5782/2021”