This week marks the first Sabbath — and first Holy day — of the Feast of Sukkot, or Tabernacles. Not only is it one of THE most joyous of His Moedim, it is always of special significance, and perhaps particularly this year.

Mark Call of Shabbat Shalom Mesa Fellowship begins to lay it all out during the Erev Shabbat (Friday evening) overview:

The Sabbath day teaching is about the “rest of the story,” because there is FAR more. It is a look back at the history, and the historic prophecy, and almost by definition, a look ahead at things yet to be fulfilled.

And here, as so properly fits THIS time of the season, the theme is “JOY!”

“Sukkot: We CAN be Joyful in ‘such a time as this’ ”

The combined two-part teaching is here: