Tag Archives: Shabbat

The Sabbath Part 2

This is the second article at which I looked for my friend. Does God require Sabbath-keeping of Christians? My response: In the first paragraph, if you notice, it is listing G-d’s holy days….the ones He put in the same scriptures … Continue reading

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The Sabbath part 1

I was recently in a discussion about shabbat. My friend presented me with two articles and asked for my thoughts. Here is the first one. Did Constantine change the Sabbath from Saturday to Sunday? Here is my response. It is … Continue reading

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The Gift of Shabbat

No challah tonight, but you know what? Shabbat isn’t about Challah. I mean, don’t get me wrong. We LOVE Challah and I intend to have some for next week. Traditions are nice. Challah. Candles. Blessings. They are all beautiful, but … Continue reading

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100 Days of Thanksgiving — Day 7

Well, I wrote initially that I might not get to it every single day. Skipping Shabbat will most likely be the norm, but yesterday wasn’t Shabbat. I will, however, do all 100 days, regardless of when I get them written! … Continue reading

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100 Days of Thankfulness — Day 4

Shabbat! I am SO thankful for Shabbat. It is a time we set aside to just be with Abba and with family in a special way. I typically stay off of Facebook and I try to curtail my computer time … 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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Shabbat winds down

As Shabbat is winding down, I am thinking of my day. With Dave gone and Elias holed up in his room, it was fairly quiet and without much interruption. I slept later than usual, probably because it was too hot … Continue reading

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Shabbat…it just gets sweeter every week!

Every week I celebrate Shabbat. We open it every Friday evening (Erev Shabbat) and, sometimes, we actually remember to close it (Havdalah). I have made my Shabbat bread and, typically, prepared our meals for that evening and the next day. The … Continue reading

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A Day for Dreaming…and Preparation!

My guys are gone today. Dave is working late and Elias is spending the night elsewhere. That gives me a rare and precious gift of some hours completely alone! Today, I am preparing for Shabbat. The Challah is already made … Continue reading

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Challah and Shabbat!

I have been trying to move toward doing more to honor Shabbat. I do not believe that I am mandated to keep it in the same way as one who is Avraham’s seed by birth (unless further study reveals that … Continue reading

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