FIND: Matsa. Verb. (Strong’s 4672). Root: מצא Sounds like: mah-tsah We started off the year 2020 with the Hebrew word for SEEK and so it seems fitting to end the year with FIND. We certainly found more than we bargained for in 2020. It has been a year of great challenge, globally. Every reader will… Continue reading Matsa: Seek and you will FIND
AMAZED/ASTONISHED/SHOCKED: tamah. Verb. (Strong’s 8539). Root: תמה Sounds like: tah-mah One of the most celebrated stories this time of year is the angelic visitation to the shepherds on the night the Messiah was born. Can you imagine… out in the fields, surrounded by loud baaing sheep, a dark night… when suddenly a single angel stood… Continue reading Tamah: Be Prepared to Be AMAZED!
LAMP: ner. Masculine noun. (Strong’s 5216). Root: ניר Sounds like: nehr/neer I work in a library and I love it! But the one downfall is the lighting. It's an older building with mostly overhead fluorescent lights, which I find glaring to the eyes. My own office space gave me headaches, but I couldn't turn the… Continue reading Ner: The Glow of LAMP Light
COUNSELLOR/ADVISOR: Ya’ats. Verb. (Strong's 3289); Etsah. Feminine noun. (Strong's 6098). Root: יעץ Sounds like: yah’atz, etzah It seems like this world is full of counsellors... people trying to give advice. There are infomercials advising us to buy the right products, gossips advising us not to be like “that person”, well intentioned friends advising us to… Continue reading Ya’ats: Wonderful, COUNSELLOR