We are entering that season again...time for teshuvah! This teshuvah 2017 opened with a grand ceremony...the total eclipse of the sun! Did you get to see it? Where did you experience the eclipse and how would you describe it? We took the opportunity to show our daughter God's awesome creation and perfect timing. We then … Continue reading Teshuvah 2017 – Begins Today!
Last Christmas our 3-year-old daughter fell in love and became obsessed with the famous fictional character named Charlie Brown. I’m talking completely obsessed despite the fact that she had never even seen him on TV. All she had was a Charlie Brown Christmas music book that went with her wherever she went...to the grocery store, … Continue reading It’s a WONDER-ful Life!
Feast of Tents began today! Okay, so it's not really called Feast of Tents, it is called Feast of Tabernacles or Sukkot, but essentially the term tent is accurate since tabernacle means dwelling and sukkahs are temporary shelters. Thus, Feast of Tents is understood by our daughter who expresses great joy in the simple hanging … Continue reading Feast of Tents!
Did anybody else have a sweet Rosh Hashanah meal last night followed by a sugared up toddler? Our meal was concluded by a 3-year-old meltdown begging for more honey after licking her bowl to the very last drop. It made me think...how many times do we cry and demand more blessings rather than gratitude after … Continue reading Our Favorite Rosh Hashanah Links
It's already the Friday before Rosh Hashanah and I'm just now menu planning. Last year, I spent weeks browsing Pinterest for apple recipes, decor and kids crafts. To be honest, our family celebrated Rosh Hashanah a month ago when it was rumored that Israel erroneously added a month to make it a leap year despite … Continue reading What’s for Dinner this Rosh Hashanah?
Have you been wondering who to vote for this election? May we suggest voting Biblically?...The Bible says we will be raised at the LAST TRUMP! Haha! Okay, no political agenda here, but we couldn't pass up a great pun. We don't know if God's sense of humor will stretch into our election this year, but … Continue reading The Last Trump
If you have been following along, you know that we have been equating the Feast of Trumpets with the marriage of the Bride (the church) to Christ (the Bridegroom). ...the bridegroom came, and those who were ready went in with him to the wedding; and the door was shut. Matthew 25:10 Husbands, love your … Continue reading The Jewish Wedding