Episode Summary What is Shavuot? Today you will learn more about this Jewish holiday as show hosts Dave McGarrah and Harold Berman talk about it’s meaning and why it is still celebrated today. About the Teacher and The Preacher The Teacher and the Preacher is a weekly radio program–hosted by Dave McGarrah, Senior Pastor at Deer Flat Church in Caldwell, Idaho, and Harold Berman of Efrat, Israel–that airs each Sunday at 10:30 am and 7:30 pm here on 94.1 The Voice KBXL and also on Sunday evenings at 5 pm on our sister station 790 KSPD. They are a unique phenomenon on the airwaves – a Christian and aRead More →

The Teacher and the Preacher

Episode Summary On this episode of The Teacher and the Preacher, Dave and Harold talk about the recently celebrated Jewish holiday, Purim, which is based on the Jewish people’s redemption recorded in the book of Esther. About the Teacher and The Preacher The Teacher and the Preacher is a weekly radio program–hosted by Dave McGarrah, Senior Pastor at Deer Flat Church in Caldwell, Idaho, and Harold Berman of Efrat, Israel–that airs each Sunday at 10:30 am and 7:30 pm here on 94.1 The Voice KBXL and also on Sunday evenings at 5 pm on our sister station 790 KSPD. They are a unique phenomenon on the airwaves – aRead More →

The Teacher and the Preacher

Episode Summary On this weeks episode Harold and Dave talk about the holy days, fall feasts and festivals on the Jewish calendar and why they are so important. About the Teacher and The Preacher The Teacher and the Preacher is a weekly radio program–hosted by Dave McGarrah, Senior Pastor at Deer Flat Church in Caldwell, Idaho, and Harold Berman of Efrat, Israel–that airs each Sunday at 10:30 am and 7:30 pm here on 94.1 The Voice KBXL and also on Sunday evenings at 5 pm on our sister station 790 KSPD. They are a unique phenomenon on the airwaves – a Christian and a Jew in an ongoing dialogueRead More →

Episode Summary Today, we are going to start by talking about the Jewish holiday of Sukkot, which is a festival that starts tonight. We are going to give it a unique twist because many Jews and Christians celebrate this holiday because of a new revival of interest in the Torah. The special guest for today is the perfect person to talk about such a festival. Dr. Rivkah Lambert Adler is a much sought-after teacher and writer with a special interest in the non-Jewish awakening to Torah happening in our days. About the Teacher and The Preacher The Teacher and the Preacher is a weekly radioRead More →

Episode Summary This week, Harold and Dave discuss Yom Kippur, the “Sabbath of Sabbaths”, the holiest day on the Jewish calendar. Yom Kippur is the day of atonement for those of the Jewish faith, a day where they shall confess their sins and shall afflict themselves with things such as fasting. Although this day does not sound like a lot of fun, it is a day of great introspection and ultimately liberation. This holiday has the idea of restarting the new year with a clean slate and a new beginning. This holiday can be read about further in Leviticus 16. About the Teacher and TheRead More →