Dealing with Those Unwanted Sales Calls

By BYNA Elder Frank Houtz. Don’t you just love the telemarketers who call at supper time? It seems like I cannot sit down at the table without the phone ringing prior to our first bite. I have added our number to the do not call registry, but there are still …

The Holy and the Profane

By BYNA Elder Frank Houtz.  The holy and profane cannot coexist together. Either the holy consumes the profane, or if the holy is not a result of inner peace, the profane could corrupt one who appears to be holy. The mere existence of both in the same location often causes …

The Great Commission and its Relationship to Judaism

By BYNA Elder Frank Houtz. In the article “Evangelism, Historically and Hysterically,” we discussed our methods of gaining vocabulary and learning definitions to our words. This learning starts in the sub-conscious by us hearing and imitating our parents. Our skills develop in more complex methods later as we learn the …

Heresy in the Hebrew Roots Movement?

Back in the 1960s and ʻ70s, the big hair days, men and male teens began to grow their hair long. This, of course, was an anathema to their parents and because of this, long hair came to be considered a show of rebellion. Rebellion is a bad attitude, but long …