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Chanukah

Chanukah is typically called the Festival of Lights because it commemorates the miracle of one days worth of oil burning for eight days after the temple was taken back from the Greeks. However, the literal meaning of the Hebrew word … Continue reading

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Chanukah – the Third Night and Day

Our power went out last night before we lit our candles. I don’t know if there is a set time to light them. I just know that I read something about having them burn for a at least 30 minutes … Continue reading

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The Second Night

Today is the first day of Chanukah and the second starts tonight. There is something very special about lighting the candles…very soothing. What a reminder of the true Light of the World…the Or HaOlam…Yeshua the Mashiach/Messiah/Christ. Mashiach means “Anointed One”. … Continue reading

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Chanukiah and a Signature Braid

I am working on a signature braid for my Shabbat bread. Here are a couple of photos of my last two loaves. This is our soda bottle Chanukiah!

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Videos by the Maccabeats…Enjoy!

   

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Chag Chanukah Sameach! Merry Christmas!

Chag Chanukah Sameach! Merry Christmas! Abba…Your children are celebrating two different holidays during this time. I pray that, whatever they celebrate, they keep Yeshua at the center! Thank You, Yeshua, for coming into our world and bringing Light into the … Continue reading

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Hanukkah…the Third Day!

We are on the third day of Hanukkah. Tonight, the beginning of the fourth day, is also the beginning of Shabbat. Today, for the first time in many years, I am going to make Challah…Shabbat bread. For the first time, … Continue reading

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Christmas “Clothing”

When holidays come, regardless of which one it is that we celebrate, our thoughts oftentimes swing over to what we will be wearing. Here is an article that gives some thoughts on that subject, in a way you might find … Continue reading

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Hanukkah for Christians?

Heart of Wisdom is a wonderful site for home schoolers and for Christians. There are many sites out there with good information about the feasts and about our Hebraic roots, but this is a good place to start! I have … Continue reading

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Hanukkah Is Coming & Modern-Day Maccabees!

Hanukkah…a time when we remember the miracle of the one day of oil burning for a full eight days. However, it is about so much more than that. Take a few moments to watch this video as it explains the … Continue reading

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