RealTime October 2013
Watch this exciting video message from David with guests Eitan Bar and Stefan Silver from the “One for Israel.” Check it out: Read David’s article about what it might have been like being one of Jesus’ half brothers.
Last month’s RealTime coincided with some major Jewish holidays, and some more cool reports and pics have come in since then! India: As our Israeli Massah team was wrapping up their time in India, they wanted to celebrate Sukkot (the Feast of Tabernacles). Team leader Eli Birnbaum reports, “We built a sukkah (booth, or “tabernacle”) at…
On September 17, Jews for Jesus was officially 40 years old! Maybe you saw the video last month as we were anticipating the celebration. If not you can view it here.
For a unifying theme to celebrate, we wanted all our branches to enjoy the day with prayer, evangelism and sharing a meal together. Within that framework, our branches and our headquarters teams celebrated in diverse ways.
Our team of twelve Israeli believers in Jesus ended their journey having had 270 gospel interactions (explaining that they are Jews who believe in Jesus); 305 gospel conversations (having some interaction concerning belief in Jesus) and 40 visits (a lengthy conversation where the gospel is discussed more in depth, including mention of Scriptures).
Tel Aviv branch leader Vlad Mitnitsky explains the Akko festival and what we did there; various team members give highlights of the outreach.
Our October 2013 council meeting had a definite international emphasis. We discussed a great many things, but were particularly excited to discuss: Our growing work in Israel, and the growing evangelistic opportunities we have as a result of the Moishe Rosen Center as well as follow-up from this year’s Israeli Massah The need to redeploy…