Parashah Points

Parashah Points

Feb 2019 - Mar 2019

A Series of short thoughts or meditations to consider from the weekly Torah Portion.

Sermons in this series
B'reisheet - Life or Death
01-02-2019
Duration: 4 mins 37 secs
In this Parashah Point about the reading titled B’reisheet (Genesis 1:1 – 6:8), we examine the choice Adam and Eve made between life and death and how we all make similar choices, almost on a daily basis.
Noach - Walking with God
01-02-2019
Duration: 4 mins 53 secs
This week’s Parashah Point comes from Noach, which is the Hebrew name for “Noah.” This is the second weekly parashah in the annual cycle of Torah reading, and it goes from Genesis 6:9 to Genesis 11:32.
Lech Lecha - How God Speaks
01-02-2019
Duration: 4 mins 34 secs
In this week’s Parashah Point from the Torah Portion called Lech Lecha, we will focus on Genesis 12:1 when God spoke to Abram and how God speaks today.
Vayera - Do the Works of Abraham
01-02-2019
Duration: 4 mins 24 secs
In this week’s Parashah Point, Vayera, we look at Genesis 18 and see what it really means to do the works of Abraham by showing hospitality to our neighbors like he did.
Chayei Sarah - Surviving Loss
01-02-2019
Duration: 4 mins 17 secs
In this week’s Parashah Point, Chayei Sarah, we will look at how our father, Abraham dealt with the death of his beloved wife, Sarah in Genesis 23, and how we too may live through these moments.
Toldot - Selling Your Soul for Stew
01-02-2019
Duration: 4 mins 51 secs
In Genesis 25 we see Esau sell his birthright to Jacob for a bowl of stew. Unfortunately, we may be doing the same thing in our own lives, today. Join us for this week’s Parashah Point about the Torah Portion, Toldot, and examine what stew in your life that you may be selling your birthright (or even soul) to possess.
Vayetze - God Meets You Where You Are
01-02-2019
Duration: 4 mins 57 secs
In this week's Parashah Point about the Torah Portion entitled, Vayetze, we see that now matter where you are in life or what you've done, God always meets you where you are.
Vayishlach - Don't Let Go
01-02-2019
Duration: 4 mins 59 secs
In this week’s Parashah Point on the portion titled, Vayishlach, we see Jacob wrestling in Genesis 32:24-29. At the end of a night long struggle we see how Jacob is rewarded because won’t let go; just imagine what awaits you if you also don’t let go.
Vayeshev - Flee From Sexual Immorality
01-02-2019
Duration: 5 mins 7 secs
In this week’s Parashah Point from Genesis 39 in the Torah Portion named Vayeshev, we’re going to look at how Joseph was the perfect example of how we should respond when we come up against temptation, especially of the sexual immorality type.
Miketz - Joseph's Self-Control
01-02-2019
Duration: 5 mins 3 secs
In this week’s Parashah Point taken from the Torah Portion, Miketz, we will look at self-control, and how Joseph used it when his emotions were running high in Genesis 43.