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June 4-6, 2021 – Celebrate Pentecost!

We’ll be celebrating Pentecost at the Rest Yourself River Ranch in Mineral Wells this weekend, Friday through Sunday, June 4-6. We’ll do baptism, eat some blintzes, read the Book of Ruth and relax away from the city! Read the notes … Continue reading

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April 24, 2021 – Celebrate Passover!

“In every generation, one should see himself as if he personally went forth from Egypt…” – from the Passover Haggadah. Please read our Passover memo here

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April 18, 2021 – Passover and Golgotha

Jesus was executed and buried in a rock quarry, as the “stone that the builders rejected.” Golgotha – the “place of the skull” – holds many mysteries. Notes on Passover and Golgotha Notes on the Search for Leaven and the … Continue reading

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March 27, 2021 – Book of Esther – Celebrate Purim!

This feast is probably the original “morality play” with audience participation. A mysterious part of the Purim feast is the rabbinical command to drink enough wine so that you can’t distinguish between “Yay Mordechai!” and “Boo Haman!” Read our memo … Continue reading

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December 27, 2020 – The Star of Bethlehem, the Magi and the Shepherds

What was the Star of Bethlehem, who were the Magi, and why were shepherds part of Christ’s birth announcement? Notes on the Star of Bethlehem Notes on Shepherds

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