February 2005 Newsletter (5765:6)

The Loving Thing
February 1, 2005

Someone recently gave me a book titled Stop Witnessing and Start Loving. I don’t think the author intended to discourage Christians from being witnesses, but the title reinforces a devastating error by implying that loving and witnessing are not only separate,...

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The BYG Pic

There are approximately 100,000 Jewish people in Australia. Jewish settlers arrived in waves, mostly from Britain and Eastern Europe at first. The gold rushes of the 1800s brought many Jewish immigrants. Tens of thousands of Jewish people fled to Australia to escape...

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Co-Laboring and Beyond

I never imagined the melting pot of my life experiences would eventually pour me into San Francisco to take a full-time position with Jews for Jesus. I didn’t plan for it, but God did! First, God was gracious and wonderful to give me an awesome grandmother who...

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The Love Parade
Author: Miriam A

As I looked at my surroundings I felt like I had gone back in time. I imagined that what I saw could have been Babylon centuries before, in all her sin. Or perhaps it was more like Rome, during her orgy days. It was painful to swallow the reality that this is Israel,...

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Moishe’s Musings
Author: Moishe Rosen

When I first became a believer in Jesus, I was taught that the way to witness to Jewish people was to cite the many messianic prophecies of the Old Testament. Even though I personally had not been influenced by those prophecies, I accepted the wisdom of those who...

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Bits from the Branches

New York Missionary Larry Stamm reports, I was on a phone visit with an unsaved Jewish man, also named Larry. Larry has attended an Orthodox synagogue for High Holy Days on an annual basis, yet in recent years he has also attended Catholic church with friends. Larry...

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