Hearing Jesus teach within his Jewish setting unlocks keys to his meaning. How can this knowledge actually change us from within? We will look at an ancient, rich Jewish prayer tradition that expresses thankfulness in all circumstances.
Lois Tverberg, best-selling author of the “Rabbi Jesus” book series (Zondervan/ Baker) will be giving a talk called, “How Studying the Jewishness of Jesus Saved My Faith” on May 21, 2022 in Holland, MI.
On April 30-May 2, 2022, I’ll be taking part in an international online conference, the Asia-Pacific Consultation on Marketplace Mindfulness (APCOMM). The theme is Mindful Discipleship through Christ-Likeness. The overall theme of the conference is mindfulness for Christians. The video above contains highlights from my discussion with Dr. Charles Lee, the conference organizer about […]
On Wednesday, February 9, 2022, I will be speaking online for CMJ UK‘s next Shofar Event. The online lecture is free to attend. I’ll be speaking at 2:30 PM Eastern Standard Time / 7:30 PM UK Time. My talk will be entitled How Studying Jesus’ Jewishness Saved My Faith Did the historical Jesus actually claim […]
I’ve been invited by the Archdeaconry of Switzerland (part of the Anglican Diocese in Europe) to lead a retreat on my writing about Jesus in his Jewish context. I was looking forward to a lovely visit to Europe but alas, COVID caused us to change our plans. We will do the event by Zoom instead […]
Good News! My seminar on my book “Reading the Bible with Rabbi Jesus” at Grace Point Church in Topeka KS is now scheduled for September 25, 2021. All are welcome to join us – please RSVP.
I’m excited to share my first interactive webinar with you! Hosted by the Center for Judaic-Christian Studies, this five day, online seminar will take place October 5-9, 2020. I’ll give a lecture each day, then have a discussion with you about it afterward.
I will be leading a 3-week Monday evening study of my ebook, 5 Hebrew Words that Every Christian Should Know at Life Stream Church in Allendale, MI. The three 90 minute sessions (both in person and online) will be on Monday evenings from 7-8:30 PM: October 19, 2020 October 26, 2020 November 2, 2020 For […]
I was asked to speak at two churches in my hometown of Holland, Michigan, Christ Memorial Church and Pillar Church, during Holy Week this year. Both churches want me to talk about the meaning of Jesus’ words during the Last Supper and how they connect to Passover. Of course this year is unusual because we […]
[UPDATE] Due to COVID-19, the service was held online. You can watch a recording of the service here (my part starts at 12:14). Christ Memorial Church in Holland, Michigan has asked me to be the speaker for their Good Friday service on Friday April 10, 2020 at 7 PM. We will be meditating on […]