July 2004 Newsletter (5764:11)

Bible Courage Test
July 1, 2004

See how you score! 1. David went after Goliath because: a. all the other shepherds dared him to b. his sandal straps were too tight and making him cranky c. he couldn’t stand Goliath making fun of the God of Israel 2. Of the ten Israeli spies sent to report back on the promised land…

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The Doctor Is In

Amy called our office asking Jews for Jesus for help on behalf of herself, her husband and three other intermarried couples. Her request made me realize how ill-equipped I was for ministry to intermarried Jews and their families. In that moment I decided to pursue graduate studies to acquire a better understanding of intermarried couples….

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An Answer (or Two) to Prayer
Author: Ruth Rosen

Sunday would be a long day, with six-plus hours of driving in order to get to and from my morning and evening speaking engagements. Thankfully, friends were praying for a special blessing on that day. So when I got an e-mail that Mike, a Christian, might be bringing his Jewish wife, Sarah, to my Sunday…

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Behind the Scenes in D.R.U.M.

People think it takes courage to stand out on the street corner to proclaim the gospel. But there is another kind of courage that enables people to sit behind a computer day after day, typing information that keeps a ministry like ours in communication with folks like you, as well as with Jewish seekers who…

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Bits from the Branches

Fort Lauderdale Holly Meyer reports, Even when we attend events designed for Christians only, God seems to bring Jewish people our way. I worked a booth at the Christian Action Trade Show in West Palm Beach, Florida for two days, networking and signing people up for our newsletter. Nevertheless, I met two Jewish people who…

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Courage for Everyone

I have been reading short biographies of famous Jewish Christian leaders from the nineteenth century. What impresses me is their courage in the face of intense persecution and real danger. Many traveled to strange and distant lands to reach people with the gospel. Some were captured, beaten and robbed. Others were thrown in prison, sometimes…

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The BYG Pic

Please be praying for this month’s Behold Your God campaign in Manchester, England. Joseph Steinberg, chief of station for our London branch, is leading the campaign with Dean McDiarmid assisting. Campaigners will receive training July 7-9 with the actual campaign taking place July 10-24. Manchester is the second largest city in the UK. The Jewish…

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