Hanukkah in Tradition, Worship, and the Ministry of Jesus
November 1, 1990
Author: Rich Robinson

  Date Begins on the 25th of Kislev (falling in November or December). Duration Lasts for eight days. Meaning of Name Feast of Dedication. Other Name Festival of Lights. Important sources of information First and Second Maccabees; Josephs, Antiquities 12:7; John 10:22; Sabbat 21b (in the Talmud). History Historically Hanukkah recounts the victory of the…

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In Appreciation Of Music Ministers
February 1, 1990
Topics: music, worship
Author: Moishe Rosen

Suppose someone had a great asset for achieving an important goal but seldom used it. Suppose this person was failing to accomplish by other means what the unused asset could achieve. The Body of Christ possesses such a God-given asset which it repeatedly neglects and misuses. That asset is music! God has ordained an important…

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Fellowship, Fun and Forgetting What It’s All About
March 1, 1989
Topics: worship
Author: Moishe Rosen

You hear it over and over again—from strangers, friends, even family. They say it with a plaintive whine, a defensive shrug, or an air of intellectual superiority: I don’t go to church. I just don’t get anything out of it.” The crux of the matter is that God is a person and not to be…

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