Hanukkah: Filling our Homes with Light
Re-dedication for the upcoming year!
Two thousand years ago, a small group of God-fearing Jews known as the Maccabees proved that might does not always make right—that the God of Israel is a God of Miracles. Hanukkah—known to the world as the Festival of Lights, or in scripture as the Feast of Dedication—celebrates God’s victorious defeat over the Greek invasion. […]
In eight days, a new year will begin. What lies on the horizon? In the scriptures, the number eight is a symbol of rebirth, of new life, of being born again, of new hope. Today also begins the first day of Hanukkah, the season when many remember the great miracles of God in the past. […]