After The Launch

After The Launch

ORIGINALLY POSTED ON SEPTEMBER 7, 2017 July and August have passed, and fall is upon us. This summer was perhaps the most epic and amazing in my life as I finally launched The Transmigrant, which I had been working on for the last six years. I will always be grateful...

The First Chapter of The Transmigrant

The First Chapter of The Transmigrant

Capernaum, Galilee, 1 AD Flap. Flippety-flap. Flap. The yellow butterfly fluttered its black-tipped wings in desperation against the synagogue ceiling, unaware of the open window only a few feet away. On a mat below, five-year-old Yeshua lounged against his father’s...

The Power of A Smile

The Power of A Smile

In a town hall meeting at work the other day, the CEO of our company said: "If you don't like your job, if you walk down the hallways with a sour face, don't bother to come to work. We don't want you." Harsh as it may seem, there's a basic truth in it. People don't...

What I’ve Learned This Week

What I’ve Learned This Week

As soon as the words “You have every right to be angry, I messed up,” were out of my mouth, peace settled in the room, and I could feel his anger dissipate. So easy. Before that moment, before those words, my mind had swirled with defensive outcries like, “But you...

Who was Nicolas Notovich – and did Jesus really visit India?

Who was Nicolas Notovich – and did Jesus really visit India?

"The Unknown Life of Jesus Christ" was transcribed from ancient Tibetan scrolls that Russian explorer Nicolas Notovich found in a monastery in Northern India. They spoke about a journey Jesus made through Asia where he studied Buddhism and Hinduism. But as soon as...

Was Yeshua born in Bethlehem, Galilee, or Bethlehem, Judea?

Was Yeshua born in Bethlehem, Galilee, or Bethlehem, Judea?

Aviram Oshri, a senior archaeologist with the Israeli Antiquities Authority (IAA), has said: "Basic medical knowledge tells you that a heavily pregnant woman could not ride a donkey that kind of distance without losing her baby." Although medical knowledge was...

Wasn’t Jesus’ Mother A Virgin?

Wasn’t Jesus’ Mother A Virgin?

Aside from any doubts based purely on biology, there are many reasons to believe the "virginity" label was added as a second thought. In the time when Yeshua was born (First century BC), women had a very low standing in society. Menstruating and pregnant women were...

Why Did I Write A Book About Jesus?

Why Did I Write A Book About Jesus?

I’m neither religious nor an atheist. Honestly, I have nothing to prove; I don't care if Jesus ever lived, or if he was simply the concoction of Roman, Greek, and Egyptian gods which was used to control the masses. So why did I spend the last five years writing a book...