The End-Times: What Should We Expect?

14 October, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

PDF PODCAST REVISED EDITION ORIGINALLY POSTED 12 MAY, 2004 reproduced from Introduction to Things Messianic When a person becomes a new Believer in Yeshua the Messiah (Jesus Christ) and embarks into his or her own study of the Scriptures, the individual […]

The Great Apostasy

14 October, 2018 J.K. McKee 1

PDF PODCAST ORIGINALLY POSTED 07 AUGUST, 2008 reproduced from When Will the Messiah Return? Thinking about or contemplating the topic of apostasy is not necessarily the most positive thing that someone could be doing. The Biblical and historical record both indicate […]

Basic Messianic Apologetics

13 October, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

PDF PODCAST ORIGINALLY POSTED 01 DECEMBER, 2003 reproduced from Introduction to Things Messianic College is supposed to be a time of great anticipation, growth, and change for a young adult. Many people enter college and believe that the four years they […]

A Low Hamartology

13 October, 2018 J.K. McKee 1

PDF PODCAST POSTED 13 SEPTEMBER, 2009 reproduced from the Messianic Torah Helper What is the problem with holding to a low theology of sin (hamartology), and how do we see this problem fixed? I had a very interesting dream the other […]

Composition of the Book of Ezekiel

10 October, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

PDF PODCAST POSTED 23 OCTOBER, 2017 Approximate date: 593-573 B.C.E. (Right, some conservative-moderate); 500s B.C.E. (some conservative-moderate); 500s-300s B.C.E. (Left) Time period: hopeless Judah in exile Author(s): Ezekiel (Right; some conservative-moderate); Ezekiel and/or additional editors (some conservative-moderate); Ezekiel and/or anonymous […]

Joel 3:11-13 – The Lord as Supreme Judge

8 October, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

PDF PODCAST POSTED 03 NOVEMBER, 2017 “Hasten and come, all you surrounding nations, and gather yourselves there. Bring down, O LORD, Your mighty ones. Let the nations be aroused and come up to the valley of Jehoshaphat, for there I […]

Genesis 9:3-7: Why Meat?

7 October, 2018 J.K. McKee 1

PDF PODCAST ORIGINALLY POSTED 01 FEBRUARY, 2009 GENESIS 9:3-7 – ENGLISH Every moving thing that is alive shall be food for you; I give all to you, as I gave the green plant. Only you shall not eat flesh with […]

Death, as an unconscious sleep

6 October, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

PDF PODCAST POSTED 29 MARCH, 2011 Death is described as a sleep in the Bible. Would this not imply complete unconsciousness until the resurrection? Those who advocate a conscious, disembodied, post-mortem state for the deceased between death and the resurrection, […]

Image of God, Rulership

6 October, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

PDF PODCAST POSTED 29 MARCH, 2011 Is it not true that the image of God placed upon humans is just the capacity to rule Planet Earth? No Bible reader can deny that the human race, different from all other creatures […]

Celibacy

3 October, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

PDF PODCAST POSTED 27 OCTOBER, 2015 I am very concerned about the wide number of Messianic men and women I see in their twenties and thirties (and even forties) who are unmarried. What are they going to do if they […]

Composition of the Book of Jeremiah

3 October, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

PDF PODCAST POSTED 23 OCTOBER, 2017 Approximate date: 600s-500s B.C.E. (Right, some conservative-moderate); 500s B.C.E. (some conservative-moderate); 500s-300s B.C.E. (Left) Time period: the Southern Kingdom before and immediately after the Babylonian destruction of Jerusalem Author: Jeremiah and/or Baruch (Right; some […]

Heresy, Heretic

30 September, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

PDF PODCAST POSTED 26 NOVEMBER, 2006 I have been told that because I am Messianic and Torah observant that I am a heretic. How do I respond to this claim? Heresy is a term that can be used by one […]

Sabbath Violation, Alleged by Yeshua

29 September, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

PDF PODCAST POSTED 19 FEBRUARY, 2006 How do you respond to the various claims that Yeshua broke the Sabbath? Some Christians are of the position that our Messiah Yeshua, the sinless Lamb of God and perfect sacrifice for our sin, […]

Nephilim

29 September, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

PDF PODCAST UPDATED 14 OCTOBER, 2015 Who do you believe that the Nephilim of Genesis 6 were? Do you believe that these were fallen angels who had sexual relations with human females? There is no question that Genesis 6:1-4 is […]

Composition of the Book of Isaiah

26 September, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

PDF PODCAST POSTED 23 OCTOBER, 2017 Approximate date: 700s B.C.E. (Right, some conservative-moderate); 500s B.C.E. (some conservative-moderate); 500s-300s B.C.E. (Left) Time period: the Southern Kingdom of Judah preparing to see the Northern Kingdom of Israel/Ephraim fall to Assyria Prophet/author(s): Isaiah […]

Sukkot

23 September, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

PDF PODCAST POSTED 13 OCTOBER, 2008 How do I celebrate the Feast of Tabernacles? My Messianic fellowship is going away to a large gathering of thousands of people and I cannot get off work. One of the instructions regarding Sukkot […]

A Summarization of Sukkot Traditions

23 September, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

PDF PODCAST POSTED 07 AUGUST, 2017 reproduced from the Messianic Fall Holiday Helper The festival of Sukkot or Tabernacles (also commonly called Booths) begins on 15 Tishri and is intended to commemorate the time that the Ancient Israelites spent in the […]

What Are the Lord’s Appointed Times?

22 September, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

PDF PODCAST – PART 1 PODCAST – PART 2 POSTED 28 SEPTEMBER, 2005 reproduced from Moedim: The Appointed Times for Messianic Believers One of the first areas of significant change which comes into play—certainly when outside people enter into the Messianic […]

A Summarization of Yom Kippur Traditions

16 September, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

PDF PODCAST POSTED 07 AUGUST, 2017 reproduced from the Messianic Fall Holiday Helper Yom Kippur or the Day of Atonement occurs ten days after Yom Teruah/Rosh HaShanah, and is considered to be the most holy day of the year in Judaism. […]

Composition of the Books of Kings

12 September, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

PDF PODCAST POSTED 23 OCTOBER, 2017 Approximate date: before 562 B.C.E. (Right; some conservative-moderate; some Left); mid-to-late 500s B.C.E. (some conservative-moderate; some Left) Time period: Solomon’s reign, the division of the Northern and Southern Kingdoms, and their judgment and dispersion […]

Composition of the Books of Samuel

5 September, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

PDF PODCAST POSTED 23 OCTOBER, 2017 Approximate date: 970-800s B.C.E. (Right, some conservative-moderate); before 586 B.C.E. (some conservative-moderate, some Left); mid-to-late 500s B.C.E. (some Left) Time period: rise of Israel’s monarchy via the establishment of Kings Saul and David Author: […]

Composition of the Book of Judges

29 August, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

PDF PODCAST POSTED 23 OCTOBER, 2017 Approximate date: 1000 B.C.E. (Right, some conservative-moderate); before 586 B.C.E. (some conservative-moderate; some Left); mid-to-late 500s B.C.E. (some Left) Time period: Israel living in the Promised Land without a king Author: Samuel (Right); Israel’s […]

Composition of the Book of Joshua

22 August, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

PDF PODCAST POSTED 23 OCTOBER, 2017 Approximate date: 1390 B.C.E. (Right); 1200s B.C.E. (some conservative-moderate); before 586 B.C.E. (some conservative-moderate, some Left); mid-to-late 500s B.C.E. (some Left) Time period: Israel subduing the Promised Land Author: Joshua exclusively (Right); Joshua, Eleazar, […]

Composition of the Book of Deuteronomy

15 August, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

PDF PODCAST POSTED 23 OCTOBER, 2017 Approximate date: 1440-1400 B.C.E. (Right); 1300-1200 B.C.E. (conservative-moderate); before 623 B.C.E. and/or 500s B.C.E. (Left) Time period: Israel preparing to enter into the Promised Land Author: Moses exclusively (Right); Moses, Joshua, and later editors […]

Composition of the Book of Numbers

8 August, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

PDF PODCAST POSTED 23 OCTOBER, 2017 Approximate date: 1440-1400 B.C.E. (Right); 1300-1200 B.C.E. (conservative-moderate); 500s B.C.E. (Left) Time period: Israel in the wilderness Author: Moses exclusively (Right); Moses, Joshua, and later editors (conservative-moderate); compiled traditions and mythologies (Left) Location of […]

Isaiah 9:6-7 – Titles of the Messiah

6 August, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

PDF PODCAST POSTED 03 NOVEMBER, 2017 “For a child will be born to us, a son will be given to us; and the government will rest on His shoulders; and His name will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Eternal […]