Franz Delitzsch & Tisha B’Av

Here is an incredible article on a blog called “On The Mainline” that I read from time to time. However, this was brought to my attention by Aaron Eby.

If you want to know how to live out your faith among Jewish people who do not believe in Yeshua as Messiah, Franz Delitzsch is a wonderful example in this true story of how he respected Tisha B’Av and actually provoked his Jewish brothers to sincere repentance.

You can read about it here.

God Hates Shrimp (But approves of homosexuality)

Did that get your attention? A friend of mine just sent me a link to a site which uses the argument “God hates shrimp” to show that Christians are hypocritical in their attack on homosexuality—an Old Testament prohibition—while continuing to indulge in other OT abominations (aka “eating shellfish”). While I totally disagree with the conclusions of this website (that homosexual behavior is completely acceptable for Christians), I think this is a great site to prove my point in my Justified By Love article. No Torah, no truth. Know Torah, know Truth. Check it out:

http://www.godhatesshrimp.com/