"Messiah's Alphabet Book 5: Practice in Reading Hebrew Scripture" follows Book 4 in the Messiah's Alphabet Biblical Hebrew grammar series. This workbook-style text adds more Biblical Hebrew words to the student's vocabulary and provides guided practice in translating entire passages of scripture which include vocabulary the student has already learned in prior books of the series. The friendly teaching style of prior books in the series is continued in this book. Word Lists and tear-out flashcard pages are included in every lesson. Grammar notations and translations are provided for every word of each scripture passage. Answer keys are shown on the page opposite each exercise page for ease of reference. Comparison tables of traditional Christian, traditional Jewish and Messianic translations follow each translation exercise. Personal reflection pages provide opportunity to record details that the Lord reveals to the student from the Hebrew. Intriguing group discussion questions explore the possible meanings of selected Hebrew phrases from the scripture passages. Verb charts and glossary included. Suitable for self-study or group study. Emphasis on honoring Yeshua (Jesus) as Messiah. Suitable for Messianic congregations and churches alike. Recommended for high school students and older. Audio mp3 files or CD (providing pronunciation of new vocabulary introduced in the book) are available separately.
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About the Author
Jim Cummins has served as teacher, pastor, evangelist and ministry planter in a variety of denominational and non-denominational settings for more than 35 years. For at least 20 of those years, Jim has been used by the Lord to plant and lead Messianic congregations - places where Jews and non-Jews who believe in Yeshua (Jesus) as Messiah and Savior worship and serve the Lord together. Throughout his years in ministry, Jim has taught Biblical Hebrew and Greek to small groups. This teaching experience determined the content and approach of this book. Lisa Cummins' ten years of experience in middle, high school and community college teaching inspired this book's friendly, workbook-style format, which she designed and typeset. She has served in both traditional Christian and Messianic settings for more than 21 years.