The Role of Kosher in Our Community


Kosher standards can be a divisive topic amongst messianic congregations and we don’t want that to be the case at Kehilat Yeshua. We have no desire to dictate what you do in your home, but because eating together is a big part of our community, we have chosen to set a standard based on our…read more.

Why Not “One Law”?


One law for Jews and Gentiles? The question of a Gentile’s obligation to Torah is a very big one in the Messianic movement. It can also be one of the most difficult issues for communities of Yeshua-followers to navigate. You may have noticed at the bottom of our statement of faith that we do not…read more.

What Does the Bible Teach About Tithing? 


The following article is a summary of a message given by Mark on October 28, 2017. You can listen to the entire message here. What does the Bible really teach about tithing? In the modern church, it is usually taught that the Bible says you should give 10% of your income to your church. But…read more.

Messianic Fall Holidays – Sukkot


Messianic Sukkot – A holiday that teaches us about our Messiah The fall holidays are split into two different sets of holidays with two different themes. The first set of holidays are Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, connected by the Ten Days of Awe, collectively called the High Holy Days. The second is the weeklong holiday of…read more.

Messianic Fall Holidays – Rosh Hashanah & Yom Kippur


Messianic Fall Holidays – Holidays that teach us about our Messiah The fall holidays are split into two different sets of holidays with two different themes. The first set of holidays are Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, connected by the Ten Days of Awe, collectively called the High Holy Days. The second is the weeklong holiday…read more.

What Calendar Do You Use? 


While the current version of the Hebrew calendar has been in effect for nearly 1700 years, there is still some dispute over it in the greater Messianic community. As an overview, Jewish/Biblical holidays are kept on the lunar cycle, whereas our modern calendar is set to the solar cycle. And the modern Jewish calendar was…read more.

Why Don’t You Serve Lamb at Your Passover Seder?


We are planning our 5th annual community Passover seder and were recently asked about lamb. We’ve gotten this question several times in the past few years, so I wanted to take the opportunity to write about our thoughts on this aspect of the seder, and why we don’t serve lamb. The Passover sacrifice (Hebrew: Korban Pesach…read more.