Tag: Rosh Hashanah

Why I pay attention to things leading up to Rosh Hashanah

If you know me then you know I am pretty heavily influenced (as I think followers of Jesus should be) by the textual pictures in the Hebrew Bible. After all this is the Bible Jesus taught from when he walked the planet. The Hebrew language is picturesque and God is even more so. He is always speaking in word pictures.…

Rosh Hashanah: Our Family Faith Talk This Week

Does September 19-20, 2009 mean anything to you? For Jews, this week marks the celebration of Rosh Hashanah, the biblical new year. That may seem insignificant on the surface to us as western Christians. However, a closer study reveals deeper truth that I am excited to teach my family this week in our Faith Talk Sunday evening. Rosh Hashanah literally…