Blog | Press | Publications: ISSUES | RealTime | Newsletter | Havurah

Use the filters below to find articles.

 

Judaica

Welcome to HaMadrikh Online
September 27, 2013
Author: Jews for Jesus

Some of you may be all set to go with your services and bulletins. Some of you may want to use an existing service. For those who want a service to use, or want to turn your Word doc into a bulletin, as part of our HaMadrikh project of holiday and life-cycle services, you will […]

Continue Reading Reading Time: 4 minutes

Shovel and Plant

Resources
February 9, 2012
Author: Jews for Jesus

Come on in and get your hands dirty. There is plenty here to help you grow in your walk with Yeshua (Jesus). MULTIMEDIA Audio Video E-books Adventures of Kosher Joe (Animated Series) Broadsides Forms and Documents Evangelistic Advertisements WITNESSING Evangelistic Materials Witnessing Materials Making the Case Testimonies Let us Help Witness to your Jewish Friend […]

Continue Reading Reading Time: 2 minutes
Chanukah and the Moshiach
November 16, 2011
Author: Jews for Jesus

Chanukah is about many things, but central to the holiday is how Hashem preserved the Jewish people, both physically and spiritually. Antiochus, returning from Roman humiliation in Egypt and hearing that the Jews in Jerusalem had rebelled against the high priest Menelaus (who pushed for assimilation and collaborated with Antiochus), ordered his troops to crack […]

Continue Reading Reading Time: 4 minutes
Jewish Resistance to the Gospel
July 1, 2011
Author: Jews for Jesus

November 20, 1997 Paper presented to the Evangelical Missiological Society Santa Clara CA, November 20-22, 1997 Copyright © 1997 by David N. Brickner INTRODUCTION An oft told joke within the Jewish community opens with four Russian Jews on a train. It seems that each one has converted to Christianity. The first says that he changed […]

Continue Reading Reading Time: 24 minutes
So What’s a Pastor Good For Anyway?
Author: Jews for Jesus

August 21, 2005 While training to become a minister, I worked part-time at Sears and Roebuck. One of my co-workers made a not-so-funny joke when he said, “I wouldn’t mind being a preacher myself. All you have to do is preach two or three sermons a week, and you can spend the rest of the […]

Continue Reading Reading Time: 4 minutes
The Proper Care and Feeding of a Pastor
Author: Jews for Jesus

August 21, 2003 Most church members don’t know how to treat their pastor! If you want to be a considerate church member, there are some things you ought to know that your own minister will never tell you. Few pastors will put themselves in the precarious position of stating what benefits they feel they should […]

Continue Reading Reading Time: 6 minutes
Short-Term Missions for Your Church
Author: Jews for Jesus

For further information on any of the opportunities below, contact our Ministry at Large department at mal&#64jewsforjesus.org. Your Church as a Whole We need local churches as well as individual believers to partner with us. Consider being an “anchor church” for a particular city: An anchor church is a place where our campaigners can meet, […]

Continue Reading Reading Time: 3 minutes

A Man Answers Questions on the Stree

Questions & Answers
Author: Jews for Jesus

A question is a question when a person really wants to know an answer, right? Some people throw up questions like roadblocks and they probably won’t like what’s at the other end of these links. But if you are one of the people who are genuinely curious about how Jewish people can believe in Jesus, […]

Continue Reading Reading Time: 2 minutes
A New Way to Partner With Jews for Jesus
Author: Jews for Jesus

A New Way to Partner With Jews for Jesus You can support Jewish evangelism by adding our banner to your web site. It’s a valuable resource that doesn’t cost you a thing! By using our banner, you’ll be making information easily available to people who want to share their faith with Jewish friends. And, depending […]

Continue Reading Reading Time: 2 minutes
Documents
Author: Jews for Jesus

How to Prepare for the Christ in the Passover Presentation Add Our Banner to Your Website

Continue Reading Reading Time: 2 minutes

Prayer Shawl

Tallit and Tzitzit
Author: Jews for Jesus

Visit a Saturday morning synagogue service, and you will notice that all the men and many of the boys are draped in white, fringed prayer shawls that are bordered with either blue or black stripes. The prayer shawl is the tallit. The tasseled fringes on the tallit are the tzitzit. Explore the meaning of this […]

Continue Reading Reading Time: 2 minutes

Circumcision Event

Bris
Author: Jews for Jesus

A bris is the ceremony of circumcision for Jewish boys when they are eight days old. The origins take us to the 12th and 15th chapters of the biblical book of Genesis. God made unconditional promises to Abraham that his descendants would be more numerous than the stars in the sky; that through his descendants […]

Continue Reading Reading Time: 2 minutes
Without Hanukkah, there would be no Christmas….
Author: Jews for Jesus

  Read these articles to find out why! Frieda Zuckerman’s Christmas by Frieda Zuckerman Christmas Is a Jewish Holiday (or at least it should be) by Moishe Rosen Then I Met Messiah by Ceil Rosen The Promised Child by Efraim Goldstein Christmas, a Jewish holiday? As you’ll see in this section, Jewish people have various […]

Continue Reading Reading Time: 2 minutes

Dome of the Rock

Yom Yerushalayim
Author: Jews for Jesus

Instituted after 1967, “Jerusalem Day” is a recent addition to the Jewish calendar. The city of Jerusalem occupies a special place in the hearts and minds of our Jewish people. Choose from the articles listed on the right, and remember to “pray for the peace of Jerusalem” (Psalm 122:6).

Continue Reading Reading Time: 2 minutes

Bonfire, a symbol for Lag Ba-Omer

Lag BaOmer
Author: Jews for Jesus

“Lag” is the number 33 in Hebrew letters, which are often used to represent numerals. The “omer,” literally a “sheaf” of grain, is the name given to the 49-day period that falls between Passover and Shavuot. “Lag BaOmer” is then the 33rd day of this period. In Leviticus 23:10, the Israelites are told, “When you […]

Continue Reading Reading Time: 2 minutes
Green Onions for Passover
Author: Jews for Jesus
Continue Reading Reading Time: 1 minute
Support Your Local Church First
Author: Jews for Jesus

August 21, 2003 I am angry! I just heard something on the radio that made my blood boil! No, it wasn’t the pornographic lyrics of some new rock-and-roll song; nor was it news of the continuing deterioration of morals. I could understand that. In these last days I expect to hear news of deteriorating morals […]

Continue Reading Reading Time: 3 minutes
Reprint Permission
Author: Jews for Jesus

Articles from this web site can be reproduced in your church bulletin or other church publication, following these easy guidelines: The article or web page must be reproduced in its entirety. If you wish to abridge an article, please let us know ahead of time which portion you plan to use. You can e-mail the […]

Continue Reading Reading Time: 2 minutes
A Personal Greeting to Pastors and Church Leaders
Author: Jews for Jesus

A Personal Greeting to Pastors and Church Leaders from Rick Ruiz, Church Relations Director Greetings to you in the name of Jesus—in Hebrew, Yeshua—our Messiah! If you are a pastor or church leader, this section of our web site has been prepared for you. We want to be a resource for you in several ways: […]

Continue Reading Reading Time: 3 minutes

yshua Thumbnail

Evangelistic Resources
Author: Jews for Jesus

Yeshua—The Jewish Way to Say Jesus by Moishe Rosen A brief primer on messianic prophecy; includes many rabbinical references. Stories of Jews for Jesus edited by Matt Sieger Real people…real choices—choosing Jesus! Compelling stories, high drama. Jewish Doctors Meet the Great Physician edited by Ruth Rosen Here are ten first-person accounts of Jewish doctors who […]

Continue Reading Reading Time: 2 minutes
Page 1 of 212