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    • If You Don't Go With Us, We're Staying Put - The Importance of God's Presence
    • Leprosy of the Mouth - The Proper Diagnosis and Treatment of Evil Speech
    • Trust In The Lord, part 1 - Avoiding the Anxiety Pandemic
    • Can You Hear Me Now - Practical Lessons on How To Hear The Lord's Voice
    • Trust In The Lord, part 2 - Jeremiah 16:19-17:14
    • Shavuot (Pentecost) series, part 1 - E Pluribus Unum: Out of Many, One (The Body of Christ)
    • Shavuot (Pentecost) series, part 2 - What It Really Means To be Spirit-Filled
    • Shavuot (Pentecost) series, part 3 - The Spirit and the Gifts Are Ours
    • Yahweh, the Pillar of the Community - Following the Lord's Guidance
    • A Bad Case of Korah-itis - How to Avoid Taking Up Offenses
    • The Value and Proper Use of Vows - Numbers 30:1-16
    • The Boomerang Effect - Why We Should Bless Israel, Genesis 12:3
    • The Most Important Commandment - Love God, Love Neighbor
    • Biblical Survival Training #1 - What Do You Know?
    • Biblical Survival Training #2 - Test The Spirits (1 John 4:1-6)
    • Biblical Survival Training #3 - Wisdom
    • Torah For Christians - It's the Torah Thing To Do
    • Israel For Christians, 1 - Romans 9
    • Israel For Christians, 2 - Romans 10
    • Israel For Christians, 3 - Romans 11
    • The Joy of Forgiveness
    • Sukkot - the Season of Our Joy!
    • Rejoice In The Torah
    • Noah - A Lesson In Self-Control
    • Anxiety - Useless and Unnecessary...says God!
    • Tent Door or City Gate - A Study In Character and Integrity
    • Present Reality, Future Plans - Torah Portion Chayei Sarah (Sarah's Life)
    • How Does Your Garden grow? The Parable of the Soils
    • Chutzpah With God - Boldness and Tenacity with God
    • Humble Pie - It's Good For The Body
    • A Hanukkah Carol - Hanukkah and the End Times
    • Standing Firm Under Pressure - Persecution
    • Reluctant to Serve - Answering Objections to Serving God
    • I AM says I WILL - Statements of Redemption, Passover, New Moon Feast, and Salvation
    • When Pharaoh Doesn't Relent - Coping with Tough Times That Don't Go Away
    • Faith, Doubt, and Unbelief - What's the Difference?
    • Cleansing the Land (The first three commandments in Genesis)
    • Rights, Responsibilities, and Restitution - Three R's for a Holy People
    • Pastor Paul Gunderson - "Hebrew Roots - Now What?"
    • The Parable That Will Rock the World - Mark 12:1-12
    • Be On Guard, Be Alert, Watch! - Commands for End Time Disciples
    • Obedience and God's Presence
    • Sacrifice, Yeshua, and Us
    • Keep The Fire Burning, 1 - Intro to the Holy Spirit (Jewish Roots Perspective)
    • Keep The Fire Burning, 2 - Full of the Holy Spirit
    • Keep The Fire Burning, 3 - Led by the Holy Spirit
    • Keep The Fire Burning, 4 - Empowered by the Holy Spirit
    • Connecting Christians and the Dead Sea Scrolls - Rev. John Ferret, Light of Menorah Ministries
    • "May Day" - A Call To Prayer
    • May I Share The Word with You? - John 1
    • The Word Is Salvation - John 3
    • The Word Is Healing - John 5
    • The Word Is I AM - John 8
    • The World is THE Prophet - John 9
    • The Word is LIFE - John 11
    • The Word is our Example - John 13
    • The Word is Rejected - John 15-16
    • The Word is The KING - John 18-21
    • Live Long and Prosper - A Fresh Look at the High Priestly Blessing (Numbers 6)
    • Disciple or Atheist - What Do You REALLY Believe?
    • City Gates - Are You Guarding Your Gates?
    • Signs, Miracles, and Wonders - Are You Prepared to be Tested? (Deuteronomy 13)
    • We're On A Mission From God (Deuteronomy 18, Acts 10)
    • Mercy Me
    • Tithing - A Simple Pleasure
    • The Fall Feasts - Are You Ready For Your Appointment?
    • Feast of Trumpets - Repent
    • Day of Atonement - Forgive
    • Day of Atonement - Redeem
    • The Feast of Tabernacles - Rejoice!
    • Tree of Life (A fascinating look at the Tree of Life from Genesis to Revelation)
    • Noahs of the Day - What is the Lord looking for when he returns?
    • Circumcision and the New Covenant
    • Faith Like Gold - A fascinating look at gold gives us great insights into the nature of faith.
    • How About Some Real R & R? (part 1, Righteousness)
    • How About Some Real R & R? (part 2, Revival)
    • Get A Grip - Wrestling with God
    • Hanukkah and the Olivet Discourse - by John Ferret of Light of Menorah Ministries
    • We CAN Learn A Few Things From Demons
    • Christmas in Exodus 3
    • Who May Live With God? Psalm 15
    • Who Are We Anyway? Issachar Community's Three Main Characteristics
    • Does Yeshua Expect Us To Be Torah Observant?
    • Feast of the Born-Again - the New Moon Celebration
    • Defend the Defenseless, Help the Helpless. "What is in your hand?" - A call to a faith with good works.
    • Is Food Halal or Hallelujah? A Modern Examination of "Food Sacrificed to Idols."
    • Building A Sabbath House - A discussion of the Sabbath and an approach to celebrating it.
    • Upon This Rock I Will Build My Church - Yeshua's curious declaration in Matthew 16:13-19
    • The Cloud of God's Presence - To Lead or the Leave?
    • Friend or Fried - How To Live Like God's People and Priests
    • What Would You Do To Stay Close To God?
    • Decision Time - What Discipleship Requires.
    • After The Death - Passover and Approaching God's Presence.
    • It's A Great Big Stupid World! - God's wisdom vs. the World's wisdom.
    • Counting the Omer - A Call to Spiritual Growth
    • God's Answer To The Welfare State - You!
    • How I Became A Post-Tribulation Rapture Guy
    • Shavuot - One Body, Many Functions (Motivation Gifts: Romans 12)
    • Shavuot - Manifestation Gifts of the Holy Spirit, part 1 (Manifestations: 1 Corinthians 12) 
    • Shavuot - Manifestation Gifts of the Holy Spirit, part 2 (Manifestations: 1 Corinthians 12)
    • Shavuot - Manifestation Gifts of the Holy Spirit, part 3 (Manifestations: 1 Corinthians 12) 
    • Shavuot - Manifestation Gifts of the Holy Spirit, part 4 (Manifestations: 1 Corinthians 12)
    • Subdue and Rule - An explanation of why the world and God's Kingdom are different.
    • Yeshua's Leadership Gifts - Ephesians 4, part 1 - Introduction
    • Yeshua's Leadership Gifts - Ephesians 4, part 2 - The Leadership of the 1st c. Synagogue
    • Yeshua's Leadership Gifts - Ephesians 4, part 3 - Apostles and Prophets
    • Yeshua's Leadership Gifts - Ephesians 4, part 4 - Pastors, Teachers, Evangelists
    • Women in Ministry - parts 1-4 (4 CDs)
    • Rosh Ha Shanah - Forget What's Behind - Reach For Yeshua!
    • Bottom Line Biblical Truths - The Apostle's Creed.
    • Two Attitudes That Make A Big Difference.
    • By Faith Alone!
    • Looking For The Best In People.
    • When A Cry Goes Up To God - Grief and Tears.
    • A Torah Thanksgiving.
    • C'mon, Let's Be Reasonable! (A Challenge from Isaiah 1)
    • Esau, Edom and the End - How the Spirit of Esau May Lead to the End Time Wars
    • There's A Bad (Islamic) Moon Rising
    • The Son of Man - Why the Title Was So Important to Yeshua
    • Christmas and Syncretism - the Core of the Controversy
    • Assurance and Encouragement for 2012 - 1 Peter 1:3-9
    • Yeshua, A Man Like Unto Moses - Acts 7:17-36
    • Matters of Conviction - Romans 14:1-15:2
    • A Righteous Nag or God Loves A Nudnik
    • He Is Divine, You Are De Branch - John 15. Issachar Community's 3rd Anniversary Message.
    • God vs. Gog, part 1
    • God vs. Gog, part 2
    • The Final Battle or Armageddon Outta Here!
    • First Fruits - Our Spring Thanksgiving
    • Dare to Prepare - A Call To Be Prepare For Things To Come
    • Of Sin And Solutions - Why the Leviticus Sacrifices Are So Important to Understanding Yeshua
    • How's Your Shalom-Making Going? - A Message on the Beatitude, "Blessed Are The Peace-Makers"
    • Salt and Light - Tasty and Bright (Matthew 5:14-16)
    • Did Yeshua Do Away With The Torah - part 1 (Matthew 5:17-18) 
    • Did Yeshua Do Away With The Torah - part 2 (Matthew 5:19-20)
    • Leprosy of the Mouth - Gossip, Slander, Sarcasm. (This is a strong teaching about the effects of evil speech.)
    • Is Anger Really Serious? (Matthew 5:21-26)
    • Where Do YOU Look For Help? (Psalm 121)
    • Lust or Life? (Matthew 5:27-30)
    • Special Guest: David Friedman on Numbers 13 - FEAR!
    • The 2 Chronicles 7:14 Remedy (a solution to Rabbi Jonathan Cahn's The Harbinger and The Isaiah 9:10 Judgment DVD
    • Tongues and Prophesying - 1 Corinthians 14
    • The Holy Spirit - Our Perfect Tzit-Tzit
    •  The Joy of Trials
    • Treasure and Provisions - part 1, 2 (Matthew 6)
    • The Wilderness Lesson - Trust God Alone (Deuteronomy 8:2-5)
    • The Test of Covenant Faithfulness - (Deuteronomy 13:1-4)
    • A King From Among His Brothers - (Deuteronomy 17:14-20)
    • The Good Shepherd's Voice - Listening For His Leading
    • God's Word - Ignore At Your Own Peril! (Jeremiah 39-42)
    • Will You Defile Our Land With Your Vote?
    • Destroying or Displaying God's Image - Why Fight For Traditional Marriage?
    • Is Anything Beyond The Lord?
    • What Now? Reflections on the 2012 Election.
    • A Look At John 10 Through A Hanukkah Lens
    • Chanukah - A Festival of Separation, Education, and Training
    • What Child IS This? Isaiah 9
    • The Arm, Hand, and Finger of the Lord
    • Yeshua's Purposes Behind His Power
    • The Holy Spirit - The Power-fill Requirement
    • The Awesome Power of Our Testimony
    • Love Our Enemies? Seriously!
    • Ministering to the Lord
    • Fret or Flourish?
    • Purim Principles.
    • Where Do We Go When We Die? Reconciling the Old and New Testament views.
    • Cleaning House For Passover - Preparing our spiritual life.
    • God's Top Ten List For Life - The Ten Commandments
    • The First Command - Obedience is Job #1
    • The Second Command - There's and "I" in Idolatry.
    • The Third Command - Misusing the Lord's Name.
    • The Fourth Command - The Sabbath: God's Perfect Rest
    • The Fifth Command - Honoring Parents, Honoring God
    • The Sixth Command - You Shall Not Murder
    • The Seventh Command - You Shall Not Commit Adultery
    • The Eighth Command - You Shall Not Steal
    • The Ninth Command - You Shall Not Bear False Witness
    • The Tenth Command - You Shall Not Covet
    • Our Declaration of Dependence
    • Thy Will Be Done, Our Prayers Be Fun!
    • A God-Too-Small Attitude
    • Is Declaring Yeshua "Lord" Enough?
    • And Such Were Some Of You!
    • The Power Of Our Testimony
    • Our Father Of All Compassion
    • Rejoice of Resent - How Do You View "Sinners"?
    • A New Look At "New" - New Patches, New Wine
    • Another Look At "New" - Command, Covenant, Christians
    • Life Lessons For Living Tabernacles
    • How Does Your Garden Grow? - The Parable of the Soils, Matthew 13
    • God's Way or the Wrong Way? Psalm 1
    • Obey God or Man? part 1
    • Obey God or Man? part 2
    • Preventing a Fatal Heart Attach
    • The One Thing We Really Need - Martha and Mary
    • What Great Love The Father Has Lavished On Us
    • Time to Change our Minds - part 1 and 2: Western vs. Hebraic Mindset
    • Christmas in Exodus 3 - new
    • The Coming Blood Moons of 2014-2015
    • Yalkut Yaakov - Instructions for the Holy Ones
    • Yalqut Yaakov - Encouraging the Kedoshim in Trials
    • Yalqut Yaakov - Helping the Kedoshim under Temptation
    • Yalqut Yaakov - No Favoritism
    • Yalqut Yaakov - Our Faith - A Work In Progress
    • Yalqut Yaakov - Words and the Wise
    • Yalqut Yaakov - Stopping Strife - Embracing the world or God
    • Yalqut Yaakov - The Rich, the Patient, and the Needy
    • The Truth and Proof of our Resurrection
    •  Paul's Case for the Resurrection of the Dead
    •  The Compassionate Father and Two Lost Sons
    •  Kingdom Truths - pt 1 through 5
    •  Baptism-Immersion
    •  Holy Spirit salvation
    •  Holy Spirit power
    •  Holy Spirit - And the Glory of the Lord Shall Be Revealed
    •  Immersed in the Holy Spirit
    •  Filled with the Holy Spirit
    •  The Fruit of the Holy Spirit series - 10 parts/CDs
    •  The Manifestation Gifts of the Holy Spirit - 4 parts/CDs
    •  Of Figs and Faith - The Triumphal Entry
    •  Is There Hope For The United States
    •  The Motivational Gifts of the Holy Spirit - 8 parts/Cds
    •  Faith Unto Peace - Trained To Trust
    •  How I Became A Post Tribulation Rapture Guy
    •  The Joy of Forgiveness - new
    •  Yeshua and Tabernacles
    •  The Temple Mount
    •  How To Love - The One Anothers
    •  Matthew 1 - The Coming King, pt 1 and 2
    •  Matthew 2 - The King Arrives, pt 1 and 2
    •  Matthew 3 - The King Is Presented - pt 1
    •  Matthew 3 - The King Is Presented - pt 2
    •  Matthew 3 - The King Is Presented - pt 3
    •  Matthew 4 - The King is Tested - Temptation
    •  Matthew 4 - The King is Tested - Yeshuas Temptation
    •  Matthew 4 - The King Prepares
    •  Matthew 5 - The Kings Ways - Beatitudes - pt 1-4
    •  Matthew 5 - The Kings Ways - Salt and Light - The Disciple's Influence
    •  Matthew 5 - The Kings Ways - The Eternal Torah - pt 1-2
    •  Gentiles and the Torah
    •  The Jerusalem Council of Acts 15 - Gentiles and the Torah
    •  Matthew 5 - The Kings Ways - Torah from the Inside Out
    •  Matthew 5 - The Kings Ways - Divorce
    •  Matthew 5 - The Kings Ways - How To Love Others
    •  Matthew 6 - The Kings Way - Proper Practice
    •  First Fruits - The Promise Of Whats To Come
    •  Matthew 6 - The Kings Ways - Proper Possessions
    •  Matthew 6 - The Kings Ways - Proper Possessions - pt 2
    •  Matthew 7 - The King's Ways - Proper Judging
    •  Matthew 7 - The King's Ways - Proper Judging - pt 2
    •  Matthew 7 - The King's Ways - Live Them
    •  Matthew 8 - The Kings Authority Over Spiritual Contamination
    •  Matthew 8 - The Kings Authority - Unlimited
    •  Christians and politics
    •  Matthew 8 - The Kings Authority - Over All Realms
    •  Matthew 8 - The Kings Authority Over His Disciples
    •  Matthew 8 - The Kings Authority Over The Storms Of Life
    •  Matthew 8 - The Kings Authority Over Demons
    •  Matthew 9 - The Kings Authority to Forgive Sin
    •  Matthew 9 - The Kings Authority to Embrace Sinners
    •  Matthew 9 - The Kings Authoritative Words and Ways
    •  Matthew 9 - The Kings Authority over Death and Life
    •  Matthew 9 - The Kings Authority to Send Out Workers
    •  Why Does God Want Atonement For Us
    •  Matthew 10 - The King Sends Out His Workers – the Apostles
    •  Matthew 10 - The King Warns His Workers - Persecution Comes - pt 1&2
    •  Matthew 11 - The King Corrects Expectations pt 1&2
    •  Matthew 11 - Rejecting The King Because of Expectations
    •  Matthew 11 - Receiving the King - His Blessing and Expectations
    •  Matthew 12 - The King’s Yoke – Proper Torah, pt 1 and 2
    •  A Look at John 10 through a Hanukkah Lens - revised
    •  Matthew 12 - The Servant King
    •  Matthew 12 - The King Is Challenged
    •  Matthew 12 - The King Is Challenged - Proof By Sign
    •  Matthew 13 - The King Reveals the Kingdom - Parable of the Soils
    •  Matthew 13 - The King Describes Gods Kingdom - Wheat and Tares
    •  Matthew 13 - The King Describes Gods Kingdom - Mustard Yeast Warning
    •  Matthew 13 - The King Describes Gods Kingdom - Treasures Fishnet Warning
    •  Matthew 14 - The King Faces Opposition - I Pledge My Head To Heaven
    •  Matthew 14 - The Kings Banquet
    •  The Arm of the Lord - Isaiah 53:1
    •  Resurrection Day or Easter? - A challenging message about current Christian practices.
    •  Matthew 14 - The King - Like Moses, Just Greater
    •  Jerusalem's return - a nexus of God's prophetic plan
    •  Do Not Be Afraid
    •  Matthew 15 - Who Has The Last Word
    •  Matthew 15 - A Desperate Faith That Impressed God
    •  Matthew 15 - A Blessing For All Who Receive
    •  Matthew 16 - The Leaders Ask the King for a Sign
    •  Matthew 16 - A Most Dangerous Leaven
    •  Matthew 16 - The Foundational Question
    •  Matthew 16 - The Will to Die or Live
    •  Matthew 17 - A Transformative Experience
    •  Bible Sense About Signs
    •  Matthew 17 - Learning Faith from the Disciples Failure
    •  Unlocking the Bible - Hebrew Idioms
    •  Matthew 17 - Into The Darkness
    •  Matthew 17 - The One and Only Son
    •  Behold I Make All Things New
    •  Yom Kippur - Two Open Doors
    •  Yom Kippur - The Starting Place for Atonement
    •  Matthew 18 - The Way Up Is Down - The Humility Talk – part 1
    •  Matthew 18 - Humble For Our Sake - The Humility Talk – part 2
    •  Matthew 18 - The Humble Pursuit of Straying Sheep
    •  Matthew 19 - The Question of Divorce
    •  Matthew 19 - Entering the Kingdom - So Simple A Child Could Do It
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