December 2002 Newsletter (5763:4)

Christmas Would Be Impossible Without Hanukkah
December 1, 2002

Find out why without Hanukkah, there would be no Christmas.

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The BYG Pic

In case you are new to Jews for Jesus, Operation Behold Your God is our five-year dream of reaching every city* of 25,000 or more Jewish people (*outside of Israel, where we do have a flourishing work). Our month-long Los Angeles BYG campaign will run from December 16-January 11, making it our last campaign of […]

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Parallels and Contrasts of Hanukkah and Christmas

Chrismukkah be like whaaaaaa? Hanukkah Christmas MACABEES A small band of guerilla fighters supernaturally defeat the King of Syria and all his resources MESSIAH Baby Yeshua (Jesus) supernaturally survives despite Herod’s death warrant on all boys his age: “Now when they had departed, behold, an angel of the Lord appeared to Joseph in a dream, […]

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God With Us
Author: Ruth Rosen

Do you ever think about what it cost God to be with us? We used to get what I’d call serial crank calls” from a man who was beside himself at the thought of God coming to earth in the flesh. He would leave long messages asking us in various colorful ways if we really […]

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Behind the Scenes in our Art Department

Those of you who read the fine print” may have noticed that beginning last month a new name appeared on our masthead at the bottom of page 2. Daniela Koger Meyer has handled most of our newsletter art and layout for the past four years, under the direction of Paige Saunders. She and her husband […]

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The Apostle Paul and Operation Behold Your God
Author: Lon Solomon

The Apostle Paul called himself the Apostle to the Gentiles” (1 Timothy 2:7) yet he was also the greatest missionary to the Jews who ever lived. His example helped to inspire Operation Behold Your God. In Paul’s day, just like today, the bulk of the world’s Jewish population lived in “the Diaspora” (outside the borders […]

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