Being a good financial manager is an important part of successful living - for individuals and for nations. Many Americans don’t have a sound understanding of financial management. In addition, many Christians and Messianic Jews have been bamboozled by the prosperity teachers. Proverbs gives us principles that enable us to properly manage our finances. Educate Yourself: Buy truth and do
By Doug MacLean, Rabbi Loren, Rabbi Glenn and Jerry Weinstein Even though God has made it clear that Israel is special and Christians should support Israel, many have been taught the opposite - that they don't need to support Israel. They have been taught that there is no longer anything special about the Jewish people; the fact that most Israelis
It was forty-two years ago this week, January 22, 1973, that the Supreme Court handed down the decision we know as “Roe vs. Wade” legalizing abortion-on-demand across all 50 states. Since that time, approximately 56 million babies have been killed while still in their mothers’ wombs. To put it in perspective, that exceeds the number of people living in the
Those of you familiar with Shema! know that the Messianic Movement is important and worth supporting. In recent years, however, some individuals and organizations have come along who are taking advantage of Christians’ interest in Israel and prophecy, in order to further their own agendas. In terms of knowing which individuals or ministries are worthy of financial support, discernment is
SOME WITHIN THE MESSIANIC JEWISH COMMUNITY ARE CONVERTING GENTILES INTO JEWS. THAT CROSSES A BOUNDARY THAT MUST NOT BE CROSSED! There are theological borders of faith and practice that must not be crossed. The Trinity, the deity of Messiah, the Incarnation and Resurrection of the Messiah, the inspiration of the Tenach (Old Testament) and the New Testament are some of those
Two peoples claim the same land in the Middle East. The competing claims of the Jewish people and the Arab people have led to a series of wars. Disagreements over the land may lead to further wars. Whose land is it? Does it belong to Israel or the Arabs? Do parts belong to both peoples? Should the land be divided?