December 2009 Newsletter (5770:4)

Festivals of Light
December 1, 2009

December’s landscape is dominated by the artistry of light. In cities and suburbs, from store windows to neighborhoods strung with holiday decor, the beauty and attraction of light is wonderfully inescapable, inviting all to embrace the festive mood. Would that those lights might point beyond their own beauty to the deeper significance found in God,…

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A Branch Grows in Brooklyn

Maybe you’ve heard of the classic film A Tree Grows in Brooklyn.” For Jews for Jesus, it’s a branch that’s growing in this bustling borough that is home to half a million Jewish people. Two years ago we reported that the branch was a year old and toddling.  Thanks to those of you who prayed…

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Moishe’s Musings on Christlikeness
Author: Moishe Rosen

Did you ever think you knew something … but when you thought about it more, you had to wonder? What about being Christlike? I’ve prayed that the Lord would help me to be Christlike. I’ve admonished people to be Christlike. Yet, I never asked myself, What does that word Christlike really mean?  How would I…

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Bits from the Branches

Los Angeles Tuvya Zaretsky reports, I went to do a sortie at Santa Monica College on September 16, to coincide with the appearance of our “Happy New Year” ad that appeared in the Corsair newspaper. After the sortie, I went to the cafeteria to rehydrate.  Seeing my Jews for Jesus T-shirt, a Persian Jew named…

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