July 2001 Newsletter (5761:11)

Reflections on Jews in Russia
July 1, 2001

Recently I’ve been troubled by certain infomercials and appeal letters. Some organizations are using extreme language to put forward heart-wrenching pleas to rescue Russian Jews from the clutches of anti-Semitism. One of these fundraising organizations is mistaken by many as a Christian ministry. It is called On Wings of Eagles.” One dear Christian recently commented…

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The BYG Pic, July 2001

Please rejoice with us over God’s power displayed during the first two BYG campaigns. SAN FRANCISCO It was chilly and not quite light as the city managed to squeeze out the first few commuters from the underground train station at 3rd and Montgomery Streets. They were greeted by campaigners who stood singing Behold, God is…

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Remembering Campaign 2000

Please see your campaign bookmark (enclosed) and pray for this month’s outreaches in New York City, London, and Paris. If you are new to Jews for Jesus and don’t know what a Summer Witnessing Campaign is all about, we hope some of these reports from the year 2000 Campaigns in New York and St. Petersburg…

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Bits from the Branches

Kharkov Elvira Meyer reports, Eighty-one-year-old Elisaveta’s eyes sparkled when I brought her a large-print Bible. I asked her to read a passage from 1 Corinthians and also from the book of John. She read carefully so as not to miss a word—and it was as if I could actually see her heart begin to melt….

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