July 2012 Newsletter (5772:11)

Jewish Hell?
July 7, 2012
Author: David Brickner

Noted British author and journalist G.K. Chesterton was once asked about his views on hell. “While I cannot speak from personal experience,” he replied, “it seems a place to be avoided.” Few would argue with the wit and wisdom of Chesterton on...

Continue Reading 4 min
Short-term Missions
July 6, 2012
Author: Jews for Jesus

What do you think of when you hear the phrase, “missions trip?” Many think of fund-raisers for church youth who go to poverty-stricken areas to build schools, churches or homes. Others go overseas to teach students English, working to build relationships...

Continue Reading 4 min
The Hope of Eternal Life
July 5, 2012
Author: Lynn McCoy

Editor’s note: I was wondering what articles to include in this month’s edition that deals more than usual with the sensitive topic of hell, when I came across this article. I hope it encourages you as it did me. A few months ago, Carol, a Jewish woman...

Continue Reading 2 min
In This Edition…
July 4, 2012
Author: Jews for Jesus

You’ll notice several references to Facebook, whether it’s regarding missionaries keeping in touch with seekers, (Short-term Missions and Bits from the Branches), or a new way to enjoy and discuss the biography Called to Controversy: The Unlikely Story of...

Continue Reading 1 min
Bits from the Branches
July 3, 2012
Author: Jews for Jesus

Toronto Laura Barron reports, “I first heard about Sharon* through Dan Sered, who leads our work in Israel. She had ordered the Hebrew translation of our book of Messianic prophecies, Yeshua,the Jewish Way to say Jesus. Dan passed on her contact info because she...

Continue Reading 2 min

Announcements and Prayer Requests
July 2, 2012
Author: Jews for Jesus

This month’s prayer requests from around the world.

Continue Reading 2 min