Becoming the Stewards of Time

When you have a near death experience, it shakes your view of time. Three years ago, I was driving to the store by our house that I had done hundreds of times before when my world changed forever. The car I was driving malfunctioned, and I was careening out of control at over 80mph, unable […]

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The Hebrew Month of Tevet

SNAPSHOT OF TEVET TRIBE: Dan- the 5th son of Jacob, first son of Rachel by her maid Bilhah. His name means “to rule, to judge, or to execute judgement.” The tribe of Dan had a great artistic anointing particularly with metals and fabrics. In the wilderness, Dan was linked with Naphtali and Asher. OCCURANCE: Between […]

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The Hebrew Month of Kislev

SNAPSHOT OF KISLEV TRIBE: Benjamin- The youngest of Jacob’s sons. His mother, Rachel, died while giving birth. As she felt death approaching, she called him Ben-Oni, “son of my sorrow.” Fearing that this might bode evil for the child, Jacob called him Benjamin, “son of the right hand.” OCCURANCE: Between the months of November and […]

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The Hebrew Month of Cheshvan

SNAPSHOT OF CHESHVAN TRIBE: Manasseh – The firstborn son of Joseph by Asenath, daughter of Potiphera, priest of On. His name means, “to forget; to to leap up and away.” When he was born, his father Joseph said, “God has made me forget all my trouble, and all my father’s house.” In the order of […]

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The Hebrew Month of Tishrei

SNAPSHOT OF TISHREI TRIBE: Ephraim- The second son of Joseph, but the blessing of the firstborn was pronounced on him by Jacob. His name means, “double fruit.” When he was born, his father Joseph said, “God has made me fruitful in the land of my affliction.” OCCURANCE: Between the months of September and October DURATION: […]

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Dreams- Part 1: Purposes, Sources, and Types of Dreams

3 Reasons for Dreams In our exploration of dreams, we must gain understanding of God’s purposes for dreams. They are gift from God, first and foremost, and when stewarded with God, they can bring great blessing. In the book of Job, a man named Elihu describes God’s important purposes in dreams and visions (Job 33:14-18). […]

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The Hebrew Month of Av

SNAPSHOT OF AV TRIBE: Simeon- Jacob’s second-born son with Leah. His name means, “to hear.” When Leah saw that she had born Jacob a second son, she said, “Because the Lord has heard that I am unloved, He has given me this son also.” OCCURANCE: Between the months of July and August DURATION: 30 days […]

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The Hebrew Month of Tammuz

SNAPSHOT OF TAMMUZ TRIBE: Reuben- the first-born son of Jacob and Leah. His name means, “behold a son!” When he came forth, Leah took the birth of Reuben as a sign of favor from the Lord and said, “The Lord has surely looked on my affliction. Now therefore, my husband will love me.” (Genesis 29:32) […]

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The Hebrew Month of Sivan

SNAPSHOT OF SIVAN TRIBE: Zebulun- The last of the six sons of Jacob and Leah. The name Issachar means, “exalted house.”  This tribe was known for their ability in business and the marketplace. Therefore, Sivan is the “businessperson’s month.” OCCURANCE: Between the months of May and June DURATION: 30 days IMPORTANT DAYS: Shavout, (Pentecost) – […]

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The Hebrew Month of Nissan

SNAPSHOT OF NISSAN TRIBE: Judah- Firstborn son of Jacob and Leah. The tribe of Judah knew how to operate with sound. They were also the tribe of David, and the Messiah. The word Judah in Hebrew is Yehudah and it is linked with the word Yadah means “to praise, to give thanks, to glorify, or […]

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