Hell, Metaphorical View

13 November, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

What does your ministry think about the metaphorical view of eternal punishment? Could you explain this view to me more fully? Click here for the complete version of “Hell, Metaphorical View”

TorahScope: V’yeitzei

13 November, 2018 messianicapologetics 0

V’yeitzei He went out Genesis 28:10-32:2 Hosea 12:12-14:10 (A); 11:7-12:12 (S) “Laban Laborers” by Mark Huey In this week’s Torah reading, we are given some important images regarding the personal character of the life of the Patriarch Jacob. In his […]

Creationism

12 November, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

What is the Messianic position on Creationism, or the basic orientation found to Genesis chs. 1-11? Click here for the complete version of “Creationism”

New Wine, Old Wineskins

12 November, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

I really do not get the “Messianic movement.” Jesus said that He came to bring us all new wine, and told us that you can’t put new wine in old wineskins. The old way of Judaism has been replaced by […]

The Hastening of Righteousness

9 November, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

ORIGINALLY POSTED 06 JULY, 2008 It seems like every year our family has been a part of the Messianic community, we have witnessed that we are confronted with yet another teaching or prognostication about why we are nearing the End […]

A Restoration of Israel–Without the Jews?

9 November, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

POSTED 19 DECEMBER, 2016 This month of December 2016, the Jewish and Messianic Jewish communities will be commemorating Chanukah or the Festival of Dedication. Chanukah is a very warm time for Jewish and Messianic Jewish families, mainly as they reflect […]

Answering: The Purpose of the Law

8 November, 2018 J.K. McKee 2

Pastor: First, the Law was given to point out our sins. “Why the Law then? It was added because of transgressions…” (Galatians 3:19). It is the standard that is used to show how sinful we are. Many people think that […]

Christian Misunderstanding or an Antinomian Assault?

8 November, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

PODCAST – PART 1 http://messianicapologetics.net/audio/00842_Christian_Misunderstanding_or_an_Antinomian_Assault.mp3 PODCAST – PART 2 http://messianicapologetics.net/audio/00845_Christian_Misunderstanding_or_an_Antinomian_Assault.mp3 POSTED 27 NOVEMBER, 2017 In the quest for Biblical continuity, we must accept the whole canon of Scripture as being the inspired, inerrant Word of God for the Believer: “All […]

Adopting a Messianic Lifestyle

7 November, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

POSTED 14 OCTOBER, 2016 Up to this point in our study introducing the Messianic movement, we have examined some of the aspects of Messianic theology and lifestyle practice. Some of the most obvious differences, between your standard Christian and Messianic […]

You Want to Be a Pharisee

7 November, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

ORIGINALLY POSTED 22 MARCH, 2005 How many of you, in your quest to become Torah observant, have been accused by Christian friends or family of being a “Pharisee”? How many of you have been told that you are being a […]

What Does “Under the Law” Really Mean?

6 November, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

ORIGINALLY POSTED 01 AUGUST, 2003 Those of you who have been in the Messianic community for any elongated period of time know that we can be a controversial group of people. Those of us who were raised in mainstream Christianity […]

Is Messiah the Termination of the Torah?

6 November, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

REVISED EDITION ORIGINALLY POSTED 20 JANUARY, 2004 A foundational principle of Christianity is supposed to be “All Scripture is inspired by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, for training in righteousness; so that the man of God […]

TorahScope: Toldot

6 November, 2018 messianicapologetics 0

Toldot History Genesis 25:19-28:9 Malachi 1:1-2:7 “Moored to the Rock” by Mark Huey Our parashah for this week begins with the word, “Now these are the records of the generations of Isaac, Abraham’s son: Abraham became the father of Isaac” […]

Philemon – 05 December, 2016

5 November, 2018 messianicapologetics 0

The Epistles to the Colossians and to Philemon are two of the most overlooked letters in the Apostolic Scriptures (New Testament) by today’s Messianic community. Too frequently, our engagement level with Colossians is limited to words that Paul issues about […]

Colossians 4:10-18 – 02 December, 2016

5 November, 2018 messianicapologetics 0

The Epistles to the Colossians and to Philemon are two of the most overlooked letters in the Apostolic Scriptures (New Testament) by today’s Messianic community. Too frequently, our engagement level with Colossians is limited to words that Paul issues about […]

Colossians 4:1-9 – 02 December, 2016

5 November, 2018 messianicapologetics 0

The Epistles to the Colossians and to Philemon are two of the most overlooked letters in the Apostolic Scriptures (New Testament) by today’s Messianic community. Too frequently, our engagement level with Colossians is limited to words that Paul issues about […]

Colossians 3:12-25 – 01 December, 2016

5 November, 2018 messianicapologetics 0

The Epistles to the Colossians and to Philemon are two of the most overlooked letters in the Apostolic Scriptures (New Testament) by today’s Messianic community. Too frequently, our engagement level with Colossians is limited to words that Paul issues about […]

Colossians 3:1-11 – 01 December, 2016

5 November, 2018 messianicapologetics 0

The Epistles to the Colossians and to Philemon are two of the most overlooked letters in the Apostolic Scriptures (New Testament) by today’s Messianic community. Too frequently, our engagement level with Colossians is limited to words that Paul issues about […]

Colossians 2:18-23 – 30 November, 2016

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The Epistles to the Colossians and to Philemon are two of the most overlooked letters in the Apostolic Scriptures (New Testament) by today’s Messianic community. Too frequently, our engagement level with Colossians is limited to words that Paul issues about […]

Colossians 2:1-10 – 21 November, 2016

5 November, 2018 messianicapologetics 0

The Epistles to the Colossians and to Philemon are two of the most overlooked letters in the Apostolic Scriptures (New Testament) by today’s Messianic community. Too frequently, our engagement level with Colossians is limited to words that Paul issues about […]

Colossians 1:21-29 – 21 November, 2016

5 November, 2018 messianicapologetics 0

The Epistles to the Colossians and to Philemon are two of the most overlooked letters in the Apostolic Scriptures (New Testament) by today’s Messianic community. Too frequently, our engagement level with Colossians is limited to words that Paul issues about […]

Colossians 1:15-20 – 11 November, 2016

5 November, 2018 messianicapologetics 0

The Epistles to the Colossians and to Philemon are two of the most overlooked letters in the Apostolic Scriptures (New Testament) by today’s Messianic community. Too frequently, our engagement level with Colossians is limited to words that Paul issues about […]

Colossians 1:1-14 – 11 November, 2016

5 November, 2018 messianicapologetics 0

The Epistles to the Colossians and to Philemon are two of the most overlooked letters in the Apostolic Scriptures (New Testament) by today’s Messianic community. Too frequently, our engagement level with Colossians is limited to words that Paul issues about […]

Colossians and Philemon Study

5 November, 2018 messianicapologetics 0

The Epistles to the Colossians and to Philemon are two of the most overlooked letters in the Apostolic Scriptures (New Testament) by today’s Messianic community. Too frequently, our engagement level with Colossians is limited to words that Paul issues about […]

When Did “the Church” Begin?

5 November, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

REVISED EDITION ORIGINALLY POSTED 04 JANUARY, 2004 In the annals of Christian teaching, Protestant or Catholic, one common thread often runs throughout: the institution known as “the Church” sees itself as being separate from Israel. As some would dogmatically declare, […]

Introduction to Things Messianic

5 November, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

REVISED EDITION ORIGINALLY POSTED 30 DECEMBER, 2003 In studying the Bible, many Christians unfortunately find themselves only reading the New Testament or the Apostolic Scriptures. Although these important Scriptures speak of the gospel message, testify to the works of our […]

Philippians 4 – 04 January, 2017

3 November, 2018 messianicapologetics 0

The letter of Paul to the Philippians is a frequently overlooked and disregarded text in the Bible by today’s Messianic community—yet it speaks so profoundly to many of the spiritual issues we are facing, or will undoubtedly be dealing with […]

Acts 16:19-40 – 13 December, 2016

3 November, 2018 messianicapologetics 0

The letter of Paul to the Philippians is a frequently overlooked and disregarded text in the Bible by today’s Messianic community—yet it speaks so profoundly to many of the spiritual issues we are facing, or will undoubtedly be dealing with […]

Acts 16:6-18 – 13 December, 2016

3 November, 2018 messianicapologetics 0

The letter of Paul to the Philippians is a frequently overlooked and disregarded text in the Bible by today’s Messianic community—yet it speaks so profoundly to many of the spiritual issues we are facing, or will undoubtedly be dealing with […]

Philippians Study

3 November, 2018 messianicapologetics 0

The letter of Paul to the Philippians is a frequently overlooked and disregarded text in the Bible by today’s Messianic community—yet it speaks so profoundly to many of the spiritual issues we are facing, or will undoubtedly be dealing with […]

1 Timothy 4:1-5 – Is Adhering to Kosher Actually a Sign of End-Time Apostasy?

1 November, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

PODCAST – PART 1 http://messianicapologetics.net/audio/01189_Is_Adhering_to_Kosher_Actually_a_Sign_of_End-Time_Apostasy.mp3 PODCAST – PART 2 http://messianicapologetics.net/audio/01198_Is_Adhering_to_Kosher_Actually_a_Sign_of_End-Time_Apostasy.mp3 POSTED 01 NOVEMBER, 2017 “But the Spirit explicitly says that in later times some will fall away from the faith, paying attention to deceitful spirits and doctrines of demons, by […]