March 2013 Newsletter (5773:6)

Redeemed

Redeemed
March 1, 2013
Author: David Brickner

If you could choose just one word to describe what you want people to know about you, what would it be? Were you surprised by the first thought that came to your mind? Usually what we want others to know about us reflects what we most value in ourselves. All of us are complex combinations…

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Passing From Life to Death ...to Life

Passing from Life to Death … to Life
February 28, 2013
Author: Anatoly Emma

I “inherited” a contact named Mikhail from Lilia, one of our former staff members. She left notes explaining that she had tried to reach him many times, but did not succeed. Mikhail was always busy; he was a genius when it came to how to spend his time and how to avoid meeting with us….

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Passover

Passover Tours and Holiday Services
February 27, 2013
Author: Jews for Jesus

Please pray for our Passover Tours and Holiday Services! This month is packed with opportunities for Jewish people to hear about Jesus, the Lamb of God. Our missionaries are presenting “Christ in the Passover” all over the world, and our branches are also conducting special holiday services. For example, last April, Maxim Ammosov reported from…

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Golders Green

Passover Video in Golders Green
February 26, 2013
Author: Jews for Jesus

I was excited as I headed to Golders Green with fellow missionary Simon Lissak. We were about to engage with people in a different way and, at the same time, produce content to share on the web. How? We planned to film people as we interviewed them about Passover. Not only would we have the…

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Resurrection Reflections

Resurrection Reflections
February 25, 2013
Topics: ruths ramblings
Author: Ruth Rosen

There is a kind of reverse—or maybe I should say perverse—resurrection whereby we sometimes “bring back” that which is better left dead and buried: decaying desires, rotten self-righteousness (or its evil twin, self-loathing), resentments, all kinds of thoughts or attitudes that we once put to death. For whatever momentary satisfaction it may bring us, in…

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Bits from the Branches

Bits From The Branches
February 24, 2013
Author: Jews for Jesus

New York City Stewart Weinisch reports: “About nine months ago, Susan considered herself a staunch atheist and an anti-establishment Jew. Then something happened to cause her to reexamine certain political views. At the same time, she decided to seek the truth about God. She began to question her unbelief after reading in the Declaration of…

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Complete The Rhyme
February 23, 2013
Author: Jews for Jesus

As David mentioned, Passover begins at sundown on March 25 and the Feast of Unleavened Bread lasts through April 2. For a twist on our quirky holiday quizzes, this time we thought we’d offer you a quirky “complete the rhyme.” A joyous time is Passover, as all of us should know, It marks the time…

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Prayer Prompters

Jews for Jesus Prayer Promters
February 22, 2013
Author: Jews for Jesus

This month’s prayer requests from around the world.

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