Sermons

Para Aduma Radio Message 2

July 12, 2002 Shabbat Shalom v’ Brachas. Sabbath Peace and blessings to all of you and your loved ones. May this time find you healthy and prosperous in both spirit and sustenance. If by happenstance, this broadcast finds you ill in body or mind please write us with your petition and we will pray for… Read more »

“Shabbat Shalom” First Radio Message

July 5, 2002 This is Messianic Rabbi Phil Davis welcoming you to our first broadcast of “Shabbat Shalom.” By way of explanation, “Shabbat” is the Hebrew word for Sabbath and Shalom means peace and we at Beth Elohim Messianic Synagogue wish all of you a Sabbath Peace and G-d’s blessings. Since most of this station’s… Read more »

“You have heard” and “I say unto you” Message 2

In message one we covered Matthew 5: 21-47 in order to demonstrate that to fully understand scripture we must look for the concept and not just look at the particular. From our text, I will now explore how Yahshua revealed the concepts in the statements he addressed in this passage. First, we will look at… Read more »

“You have heard” and “I say unto you” Message 1

Text: Matthew 5: 21-43 You have heard me say many times that we have to go beyond the literal content of a verse of scripture and get to the concept behind it. Recently, in our Prophecy class I realized that many of you do not fully understand what I mean about going to the foundational… Read more »

Malachi

I. Malachi is the last book of the OT. 400 years of silence followed it. Malichi predicted such a drought. The name Malachi means: My Messenger. Malachi wrote this book about 396 B.C. toward the end of Nehemiah’s rule in Jerusalem. This book only has four chapters and begins in the days of a corrupt… Read more »

I ask you who is the G-d of this world?

Now turn to 2 Cor. 4: read with me from verse 1 through 6. 4 1 G-d has shown us such mercy that we do not lose courage as we do the work he has given us. 2 Indeed, we refuse to make use of shameful underhanded methods, employing deception or distorting G-d’s message. On… Read more »

Are You a Success or a Failure?

I would like to begin tonight’s message with a story. As I sat in a restaurant one afternoon with a young lady, she looked at me with resignation and disappointment in her eyes. I asked“ What’s wrong?” She replied “ I feel like such a failure…” When I asked her to elaborate she spoke of… Read more »

James 4: 1-12 An Exposition

James 4: 1-12 What is causing all the quarrels and fights among you? Isn’t it your desires battling inside you? 2 You desire things and don’t have them. You kill, and you are jealous, and you still can’t get them. So you fight and quarrel. The reason you don’t have is that you don’t pray!… Read more »

Exposition Galatians 6: 7-10

7 Don’t delude yourselves: no one makes a fool of G-d! A person reaps what he sows. 8 Those who keep sowing in the field of their old nature, in order to meet its demands, will eventually reap ruin; but those who keep sowing in the field of the Spirit will reap from the Spirit… Read more »

The “Vav” in Jacob’s Name

Out of the hundreds of times in the Bible where the name of Jacob appears, there are five passages in which an unusual spelling of his name is given. The first is found in Leviticus 26:42 which, according to an an­cient thirteenth-century Jewish commen­tary, offers a clue toward the understanding of an end-time prophecy presented… Read more »