TREASURED POSSESSION: segullah. Feminine noun. (Strong’s 5459). Original word: סגלה Sounds like: s'gool-lah In my birthday card from my parents this year, my Mum wrote that I was their segullah. She loves that I'm passionate about Biblical Hebrew and the gesture meant a lot to me. I promised her that I would do a posting… Continue reading Segullah: You are a TREASURED POSSESSION.
Today is Saint Valentine's Day... a day to honour a 3rd century Jesus follower who was beheaded for his faith. There's nothing particularly romantic or lovey dovey about Valentinus but our culture has adopted his name and attached it to a day to celebrate everything romantic. Oddly enough, in most liturgical calendars February 14th is… Continue reading Rethinking LOVE
CRAFTSMAN/CARPENTER: Kharash. Masculine noun. (Strongs: 2796). Root: חרש Sounds like: khaw’rawsh I have the greatest respect for artisans and crafters. I am, possibly, the least crafty person on the planet. I have friends who knit, cross-stitch, sew, work with resin, build houses and furniture, do rug-hooking, make jewelry, sculpt, and paint… but I’ve never been… Continue reading Kharash: CRAFTSMAN, Building the Kingdom