January 2013 Newsletter (5773:5)

A Life Well Lived

A Life Well Lived
January 1, 2013

In our fast-paced, frenetic world, taking time to reflect on the course of our lives may seem like a luxury. Some use the new year as an opportunity for a personal review of how they have measured up to certain ideals and goals. But sometimes opportunities to reflect come to us painfully unbidden through the…

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The End is Only the Beginning

The End is Only the Beginning
December 31, 2012

As you read Victoria’s story below, I hope you are as struck with her second sentence as I was. Like most profound observations, it has been said before. But it seemed like a particularly appropriate statement since one year has just come to an end, and a new one is now unfolding. God never stops…

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Ringing in the New Year

Ringing in the New Year
December 30, 2012

If you received this newsletter before January 1, please pray for our New Years outreaches …  and if you received it after New Year’s Day please pray that God will bless the seed that was sown. Here are a few tidbits from previous outreaches: Philadelphia A team of ten gathered in Philadelphia for a Behold…

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A Dream that Leads to Reality

A Dream That Leads to Reality
December 29, 2012

A soft-spoken woman named Josie called our office. Her tone, soft as it was, practically screamed ‘SINCERE AND OPEN.’ Josie told me what led her to look into Jesus. Her mother was Jewish and married a nominal Catholic. Josie was raised Jewish, but because of her parents’ marriage, she always had a sense of spiritual…

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Bits from the Branches

Bits from the Branches
December 28, 2012

Budapest, Hungary From Kata Tar: “‘If my mother knew that I was talking to you, she would kill me,’ Ruven said. Ruven is a young Jewish man born in southern Jerusalem of Hungarian Jewish parents. Now he is living in Budapest. “Despite his strong statement, it was Ruven who initiated the conversation when he saw…

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Prayer Prompters

Jews for Jesus Prayer Prompters
December 27, 2012

Please Pray for ongoing commitment throughout our ministry and the larger Body of Yeshua to fight the good fight, finish the race and keep the faith; and that we do so in the joy of the Lord as our strength staff and former staff who are facing their first new year without a loved one;…

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