PASSOVERBEGINS SUNSET OF  MONDAY, APRIL 10, 2017 | ENDS NIGHTFALL OF  TUESDAY, APRIL 18, 2017. 

THE STORY OF PASSOVER IS A STORY OF MIRACLES AND REDEMPTION, A STORY THAT THE MIGHTY POWER OF GOD.

…I have also heard the groaning of the children of Israel, whom the Egyptians keep in bondage; and I have remembered my covenant. Wherefore say unto the children of Israel, I am the LORD, and I will bring you out from under the burdens of the Egyptians, and I will rid you out of their bondage, and I will redeem you with a stretched out arm, and with great judgments…

Exodus 6:5-6

The eight-day festival of Passover is celebrated in the early spring. It commemorates the emancipation of the Israelites from slavery in ancient Egypt. It is observed by avoiding leaven, and highlighted by the Seder meals that include four cups of wine, eating matzah and bitter herbs, and retelling the story of the Exodus.

One of Messiah’s last earthly acts was the celebration of the Passover. Gathering his friends in a small room in Jerusalem, he led them in a seder. “I have really wanted so much to celebrate this Seder with you" (Luke 22:15). He passed the foods among them It was there, in celebration of the deliverance from Egyptian bondage, that Yeshua revealed to them the mystery of God’s plan of redemption. He spoke to them of his body and blood. He explained to them that he would have to die.

It was no coincidence that Messiah chose the Passover for the setting of what is called by some, communion, or the Lord’s supper. For in the story of the Passover lamb, Yeshua could best communicate the course he would be taking over the confusing hours that were to follow. As we participate together in the Passover seder, may we recall once again God’s great redemption.

The Daily Nosh: Passover

The Word of God is rich with wisdom and countless insights for leading and having a successful life and relationship with God. Since the Feast of Passover is now upon us, I am happy to share with you the following Noshes from various portions of the Passover account found in the book of Exodus chapters 3 – 14. These passages are overflowing with important life lessons that have humbled, helped and guided my life to a place of increased spiritual maturity. I pray you find these Noshes a blessing to your life during this important Biblical Feast of Passover.

(15)Then Adonai said to Moses, “Why are you crying to me? Tell the sons of Israel to go forward. (16) Lift up your staff, stretch ...
(17) After Pharaoh had let the people go. God did not lead them along the road to the land of the Philistines, although that was ...
(14) “So when your son asks you in times to come, ‘What is this?’ say to him, ‘By a strong hand Adonai brought us out ...
(6) So Moses and Aaron did as Adonai commanded them. (7) Moses was eighty years old and Aaron eighty three years old when they spoke ...
(24) It happened along the way, at a lodging place, that the Lord met him and sought to kill him. (25) But Zipporah took a ...
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PASSOVER RECIPES

Haroset is a mixture of apples, nuts, cinnamon and wine.  It is supposed to resemble a paste; its purpose is to remind us of the ...
For a 3-4 pound Coleman brisket: Combine in bowl:             ½ cup Muir Glen Organic Ketchup             ½ cup hot water             Dash the Wizard’s ...
Ingredients: 1  fresh turkey (or chicken) – Ask to have it cut in half. Extra Virgin Olive Oil or Softened Butter Herbamare or salt Spice ...
Ingredients: 1 Empire Kosher Chicken, cut into pieces Extra necks, a soup bone, etc. to enrich stock, if desired Water – approximately 1 quart per ...
Ingredients: 2 tblsp. canola oil (my grandmother used melted chicken fat and if you really want to be authentic you can do the same) 2 ...