Beauty around us
A good act does not wash out the bad, nor a bad act the good. Each should have its own reward.— George R.R. Martin
2020 Printable Calendar
For those who would like to find out about coming festivals and new moon days, and also those who want to do their planning for the year, taking into account the Scriptural reckoning of days, weeks, months and years, we have published a 2020 calendar, based on the best available information.
Please click here to view ... or print out a copy for yourself, if you prefer.
New Moon 2020 to 2025
Please click here to see a comprehensive list of the days, each month between Jan 2020 and Dec 2025, upon which the New Moon is expected to be seen in Jerusalem.
Next Shabbat Meeting
- Shabbat Meeting
15 Aug 2020
- Shabbat Meeting
Next New Moon
- New Moon Meeting
20 Aug 2020
Next Annual Feast Day
- New Moon and Yom Teruah Meeting
18 Sep 2020
- New Moon and Yom Teruah Meeting
All Future Events
Click here to view all the remaining events of this year.
Torah Study Groups
Please click here to find a Torah Study Group in your area, or to list your group, for the sake of others who may be looking for a group to join, within reach from where they are living.
This week’s Torah Reading
Please click here to view or print out a copy for yourself, if you prefer, of the complete list of Torah Parashot (Torah Portions) for 2019/2020. The Torah reading cycle traditionally begins on the Shabbat following Yom Shemini (The Eighth Day), which will be in our months of September or October. The backbone of this reading cycle are the five books of the Torah: Bereshit, Shemot, Wayyikra, Bemidbar and Devarim.
Guide to Selected Subjects
To find out more about specific categories or topics, based upon what is clearly revealed in Scriptures, click on any of the subjects listed below. For a more refined and specific search of our website, use the "Search our Site" option below.
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Test your Knowledge
Find out how well you know certain parts of Scriptures by clicking on the topic of your choice. We have compiled a 10 question Quiz on each of these topics. We are certain that young and old will find these tests challenging, but also enjoyable and rewarding!
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WeG for Cellphones
The Afrikaans translation of the Biblical Scriptures known as Woord en Getuienis is now available to be used in combination with a very helpful and widely used Word Study Application for Android cellphones.
Subjects by Key-words
Latest Shabbat TeachingsClick on any of the most recent posts below with teachings on a variety of topics, both in English and Afrikaans:
Latest Blog EntriesClick on any of the most recent Blog entries below, touching on a variety of subjects with regards to matters of belief:
In the tweets and the blogs that flood the internet these days, in the news columns and various other forms… Read more…
Anyone reading through some of the articles on this site will soon notice that we are trying to acknowledge and… Read more…
There are believers in Y’shua Messiah who are convinced that we should continue to slaughter a Pesach or Passover lamb,… Read more…
It seems that the belief and conviction that Y'shua has come in the flesh is quite an important one. In… Read more…
Daar is deesdae ‘n hernude en uiters venynige poging om gelowiges wat erns maak met die Torah, in diskrediet te… Read more…
There is a significant number of verses in Woord en Getuienis that are translated slightly differently when compared with the… Read more…
There’s a new translation of the “Original Scriptures” of the New (or Renewed) Covenant being circulated among Messianic and Torah… Read more…
In our posts so far, and the comments on these posts, it has become clear, within a very short period… Read more…
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Tag Archives: family
I have lost track of the number of conversations I have had with believers who, on the one hand, had discovered some of the neglected truths of the Hebrew Scriptures and, on the other hand, had encountered major difficulties in convincing their loved ones of the great value of their “discovery”. For some reason or … Continue reading
ŉ Mens is nie altyd bewus daarvan hoe sentraal families en familiebande in die Skrif is en hoe gereeld daar na die verhouding tussen ouers en kinders verwys word nie. Onder die eerste eerste vyf boeke van die Skrif (wat normaalweg as die “Torah” bekendstaan) staan die boek Bemiedbar (Numerie) uit as die een waarin … Continue reading
In Bemiedbar (Numerie) 27 vind ons drie brokkies inligting wat skynbaar niks met mekaar te make het nie, maar as mens ŉ bietjie dieper grawe, kom jy agter dat dit hier gaan oor die ingebore begeerte wat daar by gelowige ouers is dat hulle kinders ook die geloofspad sal kies en dat dit met hulle … Continue reading
Verlede week het ons stilgestaan by die belangrikheid van jou eie plek – daardie plek waar Yahweh jou geplaas het vir ‘n baie goeie rede. Ons het gesien dat die plekke waar ons bly of waarheen ons gestuur word, nie maar net toevallig oor ons pad kom nie. Die plek waar ons bly het ‘n … Continue reading