The Month of Elul…

Posted by on Aug 18, 2020 | 0 comments

The Month of Elul…

ELUL BEGINS The month of Elul begins tonight!   Beginning August 20th, in the evening, we begin the count of Elul. Elul is the twelfth Hebrew month, and the sixth month in the Roman Calendar (September/October). In the Jewish tradition, the month of Elul is a time of repentance in preparation for the High Holy Days of Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur. … Elul has, throughout the time, a time to search one’s heart and draw close to God in preparation for the coming Day of Judgement, Rosh Hashanah, and Day of Atonement, Yom Kippur. This is the time when soul-searching begins. The season...

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Elul – The Beginning

Posted by on Aug 31, 2019 | 1 comment

Elul – The Beginning

This evening at sundown begins the first day of the month of Elul, and it is a very special time for those of us that are looking forward to spending time together during the fall Feast Days of the LORD. What you say? The LORD has FALL feast days? Yep, he sure does. We’ll cover those as we go along. But today I want to focus on ‘this’ day…the first day of Elul. The sixth month of the Biblical calendar (late summer/early fall), is the month set apart for repentance, teshuvah. Basically, what it is for is a set apart time for one to examine themselves and to become...

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Mid-week ponderings…

Posted by on Jul 29, 2015 | 0 comments

So it is mid-week…Wednesday…and some call it ‘hump’ day…well, this week – that’s not too far from the truth for this ole lady (ok Meleah I hear you – I’m NOT OLD LOL). But I am tired…yep, tired of thinking too much, tired of trying to understand people, tired of doing the right things, tired of being there for everyone, tired of hearing well wishes and seeing smiling faces when underneath lurks smirks … simply tired and worn out in so many ways, shapes and forms. Whew…now that I have gotten that load off my...

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