11-10-18 The Fall of Saul

November 21, 2018

This week Kol Dodi is offsite, so audio quality is reduced. Our 1 Samuel series continues with Saul's unrepentant attitude. Where will his disobedience lead? This week's readings: Deuteronomy 25:17-19; 1 Samuel 15:1,9-11,17-23; Isaiah 50:5; Proverbs 12:15; 21:2; Jacob 1:22; 1 Peter 5:5 

11-3-18 Seasons

November 21, 2018

Rabbi Ken gives a brief message on the changing of seasons and our eternal purpose. This week's readings: 1 Samuel 15:1,10-11,17-23; Isaiah 43:7,21; Ecclesiastes 3:1; Philippians 2:14-16; 1 Peter 5:5

10-27-18 Is Anything Too Difficult for the LORD?

October 31, 2018

Kol Dodi is offsite this week, but Rabbi Ken leads a strong teaching about the LORD's sometimes uncomfortable guidance and discipline, using the story in this week's Torah Portion, Vayera. This week's readings: Genesis 21:9-13; Isaiah 48:17-18; Jeremiah 10:23-24; Psalm 25:9; 32:8-9; Hebrews 12:5,11; James 1:19-21

10-20-18 Crossing Over

October 23, 2018

What did it take Abraham to step out in faith? Rabbi Ken teaches on the Torah Portion "Lech Lecha." This week's readings: Genesis 12:1-4; Isaiah 51:1-2; Matthew 4:18-20; Mark 10:28-30; Ephesians 2:11-13,18-19; Revelation 7:4,9-10 

10-13-18 Guest Teaching From Jeff P. on Noach

October 17, 2018

This week while Rabbi Ken is away, our own Jeff P. fills in to teach on this week's Torah Portion, Noach. This week's readings: Genesis 6:11-14; 9:11-15; Isaiah 53:5; James 3:8-10; Revelation 21:10-11; 22-25

10-6-18 The Differences Between Jonathan and Saul (1 Samuel 14)

October 10, 2018

Rabbi Ken looks at the difference between Jonathan and Saul as examples of a GOD-centered vs. a me-centered attitude. This week's readings: 1 Samuel 14:1,4,6-8,13-15,20,24,27,37,43-45; Psalm 18:29-40,47; 1 Timothy 6:12

9-29-18 Sukkot and it’s Significance - the Book of Kohelet (Ecclesiastes) - Why Be Here?

October 3, 2018

At the conclusion of the Biblical yearly cycle, we encounter the incredible holiday of Sukkot. Rabbi Ken unlocks it's spiritual significcane and shows it's more than building a hut. This week's readings: Deuteronomy 16:13-15; Zechariah 10:1; 14:16; Psalm 27:5; Nehemiah 8:14-16; John 7:33; 1 Timothy 6:6-8; Hebrews 13:14; Jacob 4:14; Revelation 21:1-5

9-22-18 Samuel’s Clash with Saul (1 Samuel 13) — Mental and Moral Denial in our Culture

September 26, 2018

It takes a lot to own up to our mistakes. Rabbi Ken takes a look at where Saul went wrong. This week's readings: 1 Samuel 10:8; 13:8-14; Psalm 32:5; Proverbs 11:2; 16:18; 28:13; 29:23; Ecclesiastes 7:8; 1 Peter 5:5; 1 John 1:8-10

9-9-18 Rosh Hashanah - The Akeda

September 12, 2018

As is traditional this time of year, Rabbi Ken teaches on the Akeda (Binding of Isaac) - focusing on being present for divine opportunities. Readings: Genesis 22:1-14; Isaiah 41:8-10; Hebrews 11:17-19

 
 

9-8-18 Saul Makes a Stand + Kol Dodi’s Core Values

September 12, 2018

We're in 1 Samuel 11, the story of Saul leading the people into battle and standing for justice. In the second half of this message, Rabbi Ken clears up where Kol Dodi stands on core values. This week's readings: 1 Samuel 11:1-8,11,13; Proverbs 1:7;29:25; Ephesians 5:15-18; 6:10-11