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Enoch Lavender

Enoch is based at Eastern Chinese Christian Church in Mt. Waverley, Melbourne and involved in the leadership of Shalom Israel. Shalom Israel organises regular teaching seminars on Israel and Bible Prophecy in Melbourne and beyond.

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A Biblical Hope for Gaza

A Biblical Hope for Gaza

“Can we ever live together in peace?” asked my Orthodox Jewish friend. She was despairing over the situation in Gaza and the ongoing fermenting of terrorism by radical Islamists.

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A Surprising Messianic View of Eternity

A Surprising Messianic View of Eternity

Having been a Christian for most of my life, I was until recently feeling quite assured that I had the Bible’s teachings about heaven all sorted out. My understanding, like that of most Christians, was that Heaven is our goal and our ultimate home for eternity....

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Hope Fulfilled

Hope Fulfilled

This article is drawn from our new book “Hope Fulfilled: Our Journey to Marriage”. The book takes you through Sarah and Enoch’s journey of receiving a promise from God and yet having to wait many years to see it come to pass. It also dedicates an entire section to...

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The Prophetic Meaning of the Hebrew Year 5781

The Prophetic Meaning of the Hebrew Year 5781

A few years ago, I was asked to preach a message on the Hebrew Year 5779. I had never done a message on a number before—and felt quite challenged! After all, was there any real Biblical significance to its numerical value—and did it in any way relate to us as...

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Corona Virus, Israel and the End Times

Corona Virus, Israel and the End Times

The Corona Virus epidemic has dominated international headlines for months and has resulted in over 300’000 deaths globally as of May 2020. Looking beyond the headlines, this article will look briefly at the dark agendas which are trying to manipulate the crisis for their own gains, before turning to the exciting news of what God has been doing in this season in Israel and the nations.

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The Amazing Foreshadowing of the Passover

The Amazing Foreshadowing of the Passover

The word co-incidence is, according to the rabbis, not a kosher word. Indeed, as we examine the striking parallels between the Passover and Jesus’ death for us on the cross, we can see nothing less than the very hand of God at work orchestrating the details according to His sovereign plan.

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