April 2012 Newsletter (5772:8)

April 6, 2012

Who are your “heroes of the faith”? One of mine is Jonathan Edwards. Edwards was a pastor in Massachusetts back in the 1700’s and is closely associated with what is called America’s First Great Awakening. Although the nature and scope of that Awakening has been debated over the years, there can be no doubt that…

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Jews for Jesus in Budapest
April 5, 2012

Did you know that Budapest has the largest indigenous Jewish population of any city in Central or Eastern Europe? About 100,000 Jewish people reside in Budapest—plus thousands of Jewish tourists come each year to visit the Neolog synagogue on Dohany Street (the largest synagogue in Europe), the Jewish museum and the former wartime ghetto—as well…

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Life from the Dead
April 4, 2012
Author: Avi Snyder

The Apostle Paul explained how Israel’s initial rejection of her Messiah led to the message of salvation being brought to the world (Romans 11:11). But Paul also looked forward to the future redemption of Israel: “if their rejection be the reconciliation of the world, what will their acceptance be but life from the dead” (Romans…

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Bits from the Branches
April 2, 2012

New York From Long Island, Susan Mendelson reports, “After having a ministry to a woman named Lois over the past five or six years, it was a joy to see her come to faith in Jesus. I can see the Holy Spirit has taken up residence in her. It is a true joy to behold….

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Announcements and Prayer Requests
April 1, 2012

This month’s prayer requests from around the world.

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