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Messian[T]ics Podcast

Messian[T]ics Podcast

By Messian[T]ics Podcast

This is a show where four MJ rabbis converge to share their hearts, thoughts, and opinions on all issues relating to Messianic Judaism. It is multigenerational, Jew and non-Jew, sarcastic and fun, but also unafraid of tackling some of the biggest issues our Movement faces today.
February 2: #22 - MessianTics Take on Tu Bishevat & Purim
February 2: #22 - MessianTics Take on Tu Bishevat & Purim
With Tu Bishevat & Purim right around the corner the MessianTics Team decided to discuss these awesome traditional observances as only the MessianTics Team can do. Listen to this week's episode of the podcast to hear our thoughts if you dare...
35:37
February 03, 2023
January 27: #21 - Thoughts on the Exodus Narrative
January 27: #21 - Thoughts on the Exodus Narrative
On this episode our Messian[T]ics Team have a candid conversation on highlights from the first 14 chapters of of Exodus. Listen to this week's episode to hear our thoughts on the Exodus Narrative.
49:44
January 27, 2023
January 20: #20 - Messian[T]ics Conversations
January 20: #20 - Messian[T]ics Conversations
Our episode this week is a little bit different as our MessianTics rabbis have an intriguing conversation at the crossroads of life and ministry.
47:23
January 20, 2023
January 14: #19 - What about legalism?
January 14: #19 - What about legalism?
Ever wonder about legalism and Messianic Judaism? Legalism and Torah Observance? Is it fair to say that Torah observance is simply legalistic ignorance of grace and mercy? What about the rest of the Body of Messiah and legalism? What exactly is legalism anyways? Listen to this week's episode to learn about the Messian[T]ics rabbis' views on all of these questions and more...
49:46
January 13, 2023
What about the Trinity?
What about the Trinity?
We received a listener suggestion question about our (and Messianic Judaism's) perspective on the Trinity... Well, you asked and we dove right into the discussion. Listen to the MessianTics team hash out this very complicated discussion on this week's episode of the MessianTics Podcast.
40:55
January 06, 2023
Pharisee doe not mean hypocrite...
Pharisee doe not mean hypocrite...
The Pharisees have caught a bad wrap from a lot of the believing community, and mostly because the New Testament isn't read outside of its Jewish historical context. In this episode the Messian[T]ics rabbis discuss the fact that Pharisee does not mean hypocrite and the conversation is well worth the listen. Give it a listen and share with us your thoughts on this episode.
54:23
December 30, 2022
December 23: #16 - Pronomian Christianity
December 23: #16 - Pronomian Christianity
On today's episode the Messian[T]ics Team tackle a growing issue at the crossroads of the outskirts of the Messianic Jewish movement and Christianity, Pronomian Christianity. This a growing concern that many may have never heard of, but likely will at some point, and that can be very damaging. Give it a listen and share with us your thoughts on this episode.
52:10
December 23, 2022
December 18: #14.2 - Bonus Content: Hanukkah Rapid Fire Questions
December 18: #14.2 - Bonus Content: Hanukkah Rapid Fire Questions
Our team decided to have a little fun with some Bonus Content for our listeners as Hanukkah approaches. This is a completely random Rapid Fire Questions session about different Hanukkah traditions and how our rabbis may or may not participate with them. We had fun with this and hope you have fun listening to it. 
24:58
December 18, 2022
December 16: #15 - Antisemitism in the Body of Messiah
December 16: #15 - Antisemitism in the Body of Messiah
On today's episode our Messian[T]ics Team tackle a very hard discussion dealing with antisemitism in the Body of Messiah today and what we can do to over come this problem. 
44:57
December 16, 2022
December 9: #14 - What about Hanukkah?
December 9: #14 - What about Hanukkah?
In today's episode our rabbis dig into the discussion of Hanukkah... What is it? How do we celebrate it? What are the Messianic implications? Give it a listen and share with us your thoughts on the episode and your favorite Hanukkah traditions!
47:15
December 09, 2022
December 2: #13 - What about the Shabbat?
December 2: #13 - What about the Shabbat?
In this episode the Messian[T]ics team dig into the discussion of the Shabbat, and you may be surprise at what you hear... And you won't want to miss it. This is perhaps one of the most significant, organic, and down-to-earth conversations you'll ever hear about the Biblical Shabbat. Listen to our rabbis discuss this topic in depth in this week's episode. 
52:17
December 02, 2022
November 25: #12 Isn't MJ just a part of the church?
November 25: #12 Isn't MJ just a part of the church?
In today's episode the Messian[T]ics Team discusses a question that was submitted by one of our listeners. In paraphrase, the question is simply, "Isn't MJ just a part of the church?" Listen to our rabbis discuss this topic in depth in this week's episode.
45:12
November 25, 2022
November 18: #11 - What About MJ Evangelism?
November 18: #11 - What About MJ Evangelism?
In today's episode the Messian[T]ics Team discuss in depth their perspectives on Messianic Jewish outreach/evangelism: what works and what doesn't, where we could improve, etc. Listen to our rabbis discuss this topic in depth in this week's episode of the Messian[T]ics Podcast.
49:52
November 18, 2022
November 11: #10 - What's All the Fuss About The Chosen?
November 11: #10 - What's All the Fuss About The Chosen?
In today's episode the Messian[T]ics Crew have a spontaneous discussion about all the mishegas currently revolving the TV series "The Chosen". Listen to our rabbis discuss this topic in depth in this week's episode of the Messian[T]ics Podcast.
50:27
November 11, 2022
November 4: #9 - What Will Make the Future of MJ Stronger?
November 4: #9 - What Will Make the Future of MJ Stronger?
In today's episode the Messian[T]ics Crew discusses our thoughts on what we think will make the future of the MJ movement stronger and more effective. Listen to our rabbis discuss this topic in depth in this week's episode of the Messian[T]ics Podcast.  We also plug two upcoming MJ conferences:  MJAA's Southeast Regional Conference in Orlando Dec 16-18 - https://mjaa.org/southeast2022/ Brit Ahm's Messianic Men's Conference in Pensacola Apr 21-23 - https://shalompensacola.com/mmc-2023
57:46
November 04, 2022
What MJ Leaders Influenced Us Most?
What MJ Leaders Influenced Us Most?
Today's episode is a little different as we wanted to share a little bit from the heart about those who have made us who we are in our MJ callings. What Messianic Jewish leaders influenced us the most in our walks with and calling in the L-rd? Listen to our rabbis discuss this topic in depth in this week's episode of the Messian[T]ics Podcast. At the end of this episode Rabbi Eric's and Rabbi David's books are mentioned and here are Amazon links where you can find them: Rabbi Eric's books: https://www.amazon.com/Eric-D-Tokajer/e/B00J65WCLU?ref=sr_ntt_srch_lnk_2&qid=1666885446&sr=8-2 Rabbi David's books: https://www.amazon.com/David-Tokajer/e/B08GCX75Z7?ref=sr_ntt_srch_lnk_1&qid=1666885461&sr=8-1 Also mentioned is Brit Ahm's Messianic Men's Conference in April 2023, you can find the details here: https://www.shalompensacola.com/mmc-2023
47:04
October 28, 2022
October 21: #7- Grace vs. Law?
October 21: #7- Grace vs. Law?
We often hear believers discuss the idea of Grace vs. Law... But does it really have to be one vs. the other? Or should the two work together? Listen to our rabbis discuss this topic in depth in this week's episode of the Messian[T]ics Podcast. At the end of this episode our rabbis share some books that have been impactful in their own personal walks in Messianic Judaism, below are the links for you to find each yourself. Rabbi Eric suggests: To the Ends of the Earth by Dr. Jeffrey Seif https://a.co/d/90rfY0l Rabbi Jonathan suggests: The Four Responsibilities of a Disciple by Darren Huckey https://a.co/d/gqpoCUl Rabbi Toby suggests: They Thought Four Themselves by Sid Roth https://a.co/d/0B6DQAF Rabbi David suggests: Messianic Judaism by Dr. David Stern https://a.co/d/gdk2fvR
53:54
October 21, 2022
October 14: #6 - Healthy Messianic Judaism
October 14: #6 - Healthy Messianic Judaism
What does a healthy Messianic Jewish congregation look like? What sort of red flags should you look out for in a MJ congregation? Listen to our rabbis discuss this topic in depth in this week's episode of the Messian[T]ics Podcast.
50:08
October 14, 2022
Is MJ the Root of the Body of Messiah?
Is MJ the Root of the Body of Messiah?
How does MJ relate with the rest of Judaism and with the rest of the Body of Messiah? Is MJ the root of the Body of Messiah? Listen to our rabbis discuss this topic in depth in this week's episode of the Messian[T]ics Podcast.
47:59
October 07, 2022
Sept 30: #4 - Does Kol Nidrei have a place in Messianic Jewish congregations?
Sept 30: #4 - Does Kol Nidrei have a place in Messianic Jewish congregations?
Messian[T]ics is a podcast in which we will cover a vast array of issues pertaining to Messianic Judaism. In this fourth episode we discuss Kol Nidrei, what it means, what it doesn't mean, and whether or not it has a place in Messianic Jewish congregations.  Our hosts are: Rabbi Eric Tokajer and Rabbi Jonathan Wriston from Brit Ahm in Pensacola, FL (ShalomPensacola.com) and Rabbi David Tokajer and Rabbi Toby Manolis from Mayim Chayim in Daphne, AL (ShalomEasternShore.com).
35:58
September 30, 2022
September 23: #3 - One New Man Pt. 2
September 23: #3 - One New Man Pt. 2
Messian[T]ics is a brand new podcast in which we will cover a vast array of issues pertaining to Messianic Judaism. In this third episode we dive right into the deep end as we continue an in-depth discussion of the concept of the One New Man, Jew and Gentile as one in Messiah and what that should look like. Our hosts are: Rabbi Eric Tokajer and Rabbi Jonathan Wriston from Brit Ahm in Pensacola, FL (ShalomPensacola.com) and Rabbi David Tokajer and Rabbi Toby Manolis from Mayim Chayim in Daphne, AL (ShalomEasternShore.com).
56:22
September 23, 2022
September 16: #2 - One New Man Pt. 1
September 16: #2 - One New Man Pt. 1
Messian[T]ics is a brand new podcast in which we will cover a vast array of issues pertaining to Messianic Judaism. In this second episode we dive right into the deep end with an in-depth discussion of the concept of the One New Man, Jew and Gentile as one in Messiah and what that should look like.  Our hosts are: Rabbi Eric Tokajer and Rabbi Jonathan Wriston from Brit Ahm in Pensacola, FL (ShalomPensacola.com) and Rabbi David Tokajer and Rabbi Toby Manolis from Mayim Chayim in Daphne, AL (ShalomEasternShore.com).
45:52
September 16, 2022
September 9: #1 - Introductions
September 9: #1 - Introductions
Messian[T}ics is a brand new podcast in which we will cover a vast array of issues pertaining to Messianic Judaism. This first episode is an introduction to the four MJ rabbis you will be hearing week after week: Rabbi Eric Tokajer and Rabbi Jonathan Wriston from Brit Ahm in Pensacola, FL (ShalomPensacola.com) and Rabbi David Tokajer and Rabbi Toby Manolis from Mayim Chayim in Daphne, AL (ShalomEasternShore.com).
37:18
September 09, 2022