Messiah Matters Season 7 Archive

Show #318 – Back to Salvation

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In this episode, we look at some comments including a discussion on God’s way of salvation in different “dispensations.”

Executive Producers of this episode: Lew and Erna Draper, John Coulthard, Bob & Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com

Show #317 – People of Law

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In this episode, we look at the idea of law within the Church. Many say they believe the Torah should be kept, others believe in theonomy, and some hold to reconstructionism. How much should law play into our walk as believers?

Executive Producers of this episode: Lew and Erna Draper, John Coulthard, Bob & Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com

Show #316 – Community and Feelings

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In this episode, we discuss community and how we as believers should view our local ekklesias. What role does feelings play in our attendance, our interaction, and our submission to spiritual authority?

Executive Producers of this episode: Lew and Erna Draper, John Coulthard, Bob & Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com

Show #314 – Apostolic Succession

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In this episode, we discuss if there are modern day apostles and consider the concept of apostolic succession and look at this in the view of the Catholic view of the Eucharist.

Executive Producers of this episode: Ned Benfield, Janet Lewis, Lew and Erna Draper, John Coulthard, Bob & Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com

Show #313 – “God Told Me…”

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In this episode, we look at the concept of Apostolic succession, what to think when people say God spoke to them, and a look at Rosh HaShanah.

Executive Producers of this episode: Ned Benfield, Janet Lewis, Lew and Erna Draper, John Coulthard, Bob & Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com

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Show #312 – The State of Theology

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In this episode, we look at what exactly the “seat of Moses” is in Matt. 23:1-4 and how this relates to believers living out their faith. Then we turn to John MacArthur’s new translation of the Bible, and the fact that Mr. MacArthur has now entered the realm of the Sacred Name movement. We also look at Ligonier Ministries’ new survey on the state of theology.

 

Executive Producers of this episode: Ned Benfield, Janet Lewis, Lew and Erna Draper, John Coulthard, Bob & Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com

Show #311 – Covenant, Gentiles, and Obligation

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In this episode, we look at God’s holiness and the Gospel message, the Torah movement as a form of what? Isaiah 56 and the mention of Gentiles and the covenant.

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Show #310 – Yeshua and the Covenant Curse

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In this episode, we discuss 1Cor. 7:17-20, answer a question about sanctification and salvation, and discuss why Yeshua’s death effects sin. Also, why is “salvation” related to life after death in the Apostolic Scriptures but not in the Tanach?

Executive Producers: Ned Benfield, Bob & Larue Miller, John Coulthard, Janet Lewis, YeshuaShirts.com, Lew & Erna Draper

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Show #309 – It’s Salvation by Faith!

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In this episode, we address comments concerning our last show on the book, “Salvation by Allegiance Alone.” How does our view line up with reformed theology and the five Solas? Does our view push salvation by works?

Executive Producers: Ned Benfield, Bob & Larue Miller, John Coulthard, Janet Lewis, YeshuaShirts.com, Lew & Erna Draper

Show #308 – Review of Salvation by Allegiance Alone

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In this episode, we review a book by Matthew W. Bates titled, “Salvation by Allegiance Alone.” Also, some follow up on comments made in the chat room last week that suggest the Greek word Angel can mean “ruler.”

 

Executive Producers: Ned Benfield, Bob & Larue Miller, John Coulthard, Janet Lewis, YeshuaShirts.com, Lew & Erna Draper

Show #307 – Tip of the Hat to ya

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In this episode, we discuss our time at the Independent Messianic Conference, then discuss pre-trib rapture theology. Also, a discussion about covering one’s head, and is baptism purely symbolic?

Show #306 – Odds and Ends

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In this episode, we discuss our upcoming trip to New Jersey along with some questions that have come in recently. What did the witch of Endor actually see? Did Yeshua conform to the culture around Him? And more.

Executive Producers of this episode: Janet Lewis, Omid Sehat, Susan Lavey, John Coulthard, Bob & Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com

Show #305 – Back to the Jerusalem Council

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In this episode we look at a question posed about Galatians 2 and Acts 15. If Paul is the disciple to the Gentiles, why is he writing to Gentiles, complaining about Peter withdrawing from Gentiles? Also, a FB thread is discussed in which people challenge the deity of Christ.

Executive Producers of this episode: Janet Lewis, Omid Sehat, Susan Lavey, John Coulthard, Bob & Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com

Show #304 – God Doesn’t Delight in Sacrifice – What about Yeshua?

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In this episode, we touch the language of the Tanach, look at 1Cor. 15:24 and discuss the book of Hebrews and the declaration that God doesn’t delight in sacrifice. If this is the case, what about Yeshua’s sacrifice?

 

Janet Lewis, Omid Sehat, Susan Lavey, John Coulthard, Bob & Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com

 

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Show #303 – Are Christians Responsible for Their History?

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In this episode we discuss the claims by some that Christians are responsible for the crimes against Jews in past history. Should Christians change their evangelism approach as one of asking forgiveness?

 

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Show #302 – One Gospel

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In this episode, we follow up on last week’s show and the idea that we need to change the Gospel message in Israel. Also, we look at identity for believers.

 

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Show #301 – The Gospel in Israel

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In this episode we discuss the recent debate that has been taking place over a T.V. show in Israel that presents the Gospel in Hebrew. Why are some people upset about this show? Also, a look at the Gospel itself and when the Gospel becomes distorted and can no longer be considered “the Gospel.”

 

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Show #300 – Do Bible Teachers Need Training?

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In this episode we look at comments left suggesting that Bible teachers and pastors don’t need any biblical training because they are led and trained by the Holy Spirit. Is this true? Is this a profession that any Christian led by the Holy Spirit can pick up? Or does this lead to a degraded view of pastors and Bible teachers?

Show #299 – Does Satan have Victories?

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In this episode, we look at the idea that Satan is not only fighting against God’s elect but that he is winning victories. How does this play into God’s plan, and should we understand these as victories for evil or as something else?

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Show #298 – Judaism & Atonement

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In this episode we look at the suggestion that Yeshua could not bring atonement because God abhors human sacrifice. According to this line of thought, Judaism has never believed a human could pay for sins and, therefore, the notion that Yeshua could atone for the sins of the elect is not biblical and not possible.

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Show #297 – Pernicious Errors and Heresies

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In this episode we discuss the idea that Moses was divorced, we look at what exactly the “Old Covenant” is, and then turn to some writings be John Owen and look at how the problems the Church faced in the 15th century are some of the same problems we are facing today.

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Show #296 – Social Media and Believers

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In this episode we look at social media and the impact it has had on believers and the Church. We also discuss the origins of Easter and some of the claims that are being suggested today.

This show was produced by: Bob & Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, John Coulthard, Lew & Erna Draper, Sue Lavey, Kelly Lund

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Show #295 – Who Did Christ Die For, and Are They Baptized with Fire?

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In this episode, we look at several different topics including, did Yeshua die for the whole world or just the elect? What does it mean that Yeshua will baptize with the Holy Spirit “and Fire”? And what should our method of evangelism be?

This show was produced by: Bob & Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, John Coulthard, Lew & Erna Draper, Sue Lavey, Kelly Lund

Show #294 – The Digital Church

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In this episode, we will discuss the current Coronavirus and the huge move by Churches and congregations to provide online services. Also, a discussion on if this should affect the celebration of Passover. And a discussion on if a person will be given a second chance to accept Christ after death.

This show was produced by:
Bob & Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, John Coulthard, Lew & Erna Draper, Sue Lavey, Kelly Lund

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Show #293 – Faked Dead Sea Scrolls

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In this episode we will discuss the 16 Dead Sea Scrolls that were just discovered to be faked. In the Museum of the Bible in Washington D.C. a team of antiquity fraud experts have determined these manuscripts are not what they have claimed to be.  Also, a discussion on Acts 15 and the Jerusalem council.

This show was produced by: Bob & Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, John Coulthard, Lew & Erna Draper, Sue Lavey, Kelly Lund

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Show #292 – Esther, Daniel, and the Judged

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In this episode, we look at several different questions including the book of Daniel and its validity, the longer reading of Esther found within the LXX and a question about those whom God has judged.

This show was produced by: Bob & Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, John Coulthard, Lew & Erna Draper, Sue Lavey, Kelly Lund

Show #291 – Will Believers be Judged?

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In this episode, we welcome Tim Hegg, teacher and president of TorahResource (and Caleb’s Father) on the program to discuss several different topics including, will believers be judged? Was Satan created evil and what does a “Holy Gathering” look like in our modern times?

This show was produced by: Bob & Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, John Coulthard, Lew & Erna Draper, Sue Lavey, Kelly Lund

Show #290 – Understanding the Passion Chronology

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Every year the same questions come up about the passion chronology. How can we squire the synoptic Gospels with John? When did Yeshua die? Was He in the grave for 72 hours? What is the sign of Jonah? In this episode, we will talk about these questions and more.

This show was produced by: Bob & Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, John Coulthard, Lew & Erna Draper, Sue Lavey, Kelly Lund

Show #289 – Community Issues

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In this episode we discuss kosher laws and the idea of selling unkosher food to those in covenant with the Lord, then we turn to ideas of images in worship, plus a whole lot more.

This show was produced by: Bob & Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, John Coulthard, Lew & Erna Draper, Sue Lavey, Kelly Lund

Show #288 – Assurance of Salvation

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In this episode, we look at some recent emails that ask the Doctrines of Grace and how this gives us assurance of salvation. Also, a look at some non-canonical books such Enoch and Jubilees and why they aren’t in our modern Bibles.

This show was produced by: Bob & Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, John Coulthard, Lew & Erna Draper, Sue Lavey, Kelly Lund

Show #287 – The Holy Spirit

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This week we look at what makes something sanctify us as believers, then we turn to the Holy Spirit and what it means to be indwelled.

This show was produced by: Bob & Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, John Coulthard, Lew & Erna Draper, Sue Lavey, Kelly Lund

Show #286 – On Baptism

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In this episode we talk briefly about Caleb’s informal debate on the trinity, then we look at spiritual strongholds and where this concept is found in the Bible. Also, a discussion on Baptism.

This show was produced by: Bob & Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, John Coulthard, Lew & Erna Draper, Sue Lavey, Kelly Lund

Show #285 – Did Yeshua Change the "Old Covenant?"

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In this episode, did Yeshua have the authority to change the Old Testament? Is the Old Testament the “Old Covenant?”

This show was produced by: Bob & Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, John Coulthard, Lew & Erna Draper, Kelly Lund, Susan Lavey

Show #284 – Where to Start With Torah Observance

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In this episode, we discuss several emails that have come in, including one that asks about where to start when coming into Torah observance, a discussion Mark 3:28-30, and a look at 1John 5:6.

This show was produced by: Bob & Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, John Coulthard, Lew & Erna Draper

Show #283 – The Number 666

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In this episode we discuss 1st and 2nd Maccabbees and why these books are not in the canon, then we turn to a video put out by The Parable of the Vinyard YouTube Channel that claims the number 666 is really the name Jesus, and show how this video makes several large errors.

This show was produced by: Bob & Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, John Coulthard, Lew & Erna Draper, Janet Lewis, David & Grace Olinger

Show #282 – Trinity, Judaism, and Tradition, Oh My!

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In this episode, Caleb invites special guest Tim Hegg on the show to fill in for Rob. They discuss the growing push against Trinitarian doctrine, whether Jews and Christians believe in the same God, and what place Jewish tradition may have within a believer’s walk of faith.

This show was produced by: Bob & Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, John Coulthard, Lew & Erna Draper, Janet Lewis, David & Grace Olinger