One New Man-ity

Christianity understands Paul’s “one new man” passage in Ephesians 2:15 as proof that Jewishness is no longer valid. Rather, it’s been abolished. Instead of being Jews and Gentiles we are now “one new man” in the eyes of God. Other verses like Galatians 3:28 are offered to buttress this claim: To summarize this idea as … Continue reading One New Man-ity

The Adulterer

I knew a woman who’d been married and divorced twice, but had no children. One day her boss dropped in to work with his wife and young children in tow and she was so taken by this darling family that she decided she wanted the same thing. As in, literally. She wanted that family. The … Continue reading The Adulterer

“Lord, will you at this time restore the kingdom to Israel?”

My heart goes out to all who’ve been experiencing unrest, heartache, grief, and pain. The three Jewish young men who were recently kidnapped and murdered in Israel for being Jewish, and the Arab boy allegedly abducted by six Israeli extremists who burned him alive in revenge, and all those connected to these terrible events. It’s all so ghastly, I … Continue reading “Lord, will you at this time restore the kingdom to Israel?”