July 2005 Newsletter (5765:11)

The BYG* Pic
July 1, 2005

*Behold Your God BEHOLD YOUR GOD BERLIN! From August 3-27, Jews for Jesus in Germany will conduct our Behold Your God” campaign in Berlin. Every day, for nearly an entire month, a team of 25-30 men and women will take to the streets three times a day to hand out literature, talk with inquirers and […]

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Test Your Yiddishkeit*

*Jewishness or Jewish culture A two-part riddle: You hate it in the subway, but pay to do it at a spa; it embarrasses you during a presentation or job interview, but you’re proud of it at the gym. OK, so that was pretty easy, but now, part two: do you know the Yiddish word for […]

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Bits from the Branches

New York Bruce Rapp reports, Several months ago I met a Christian woman (Ms. V) who is friends with a Jewish man (Mr. G). In fact, they had been dating and even discussing marriage. Ms. V explained to Mr. G that she could not in good conscience marry someone who is not a believer in […]

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An Open Letter to the Family of Jewish Believers in Jesus Part II

This is the second installment in a three-part series based on challenges the book of Hebrews made to Jewish believers of the first century. That wonderful New Testament epistle applies to Gentile as well as Jewish believers, and so, I hope, will my twenty-first century reflections. Last month’s article presented two admonitions: to love Yeshua […]

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Campaign Reflections: Troubler of Israel
Author: Stephen Katz

Our month-long Annual New York City Summer Witnessing Campaign begins July 1. In order to help you pray for this month’s campaigners, we thought we’d share reflections from a couple of veteran campaigners. These articles share a vulnerable side of our missionaries that we don’t always portray, because we are not looking to throw a […]

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Campaign Reflections: Campaigns, Conflict and Being Co-Heirs
Author: Lynn McCoy

Our month-long Annual New York City Summer Witnessing Campaign begins July 1. In order to help you pray for this month’s campaigners, we thought we’d share reflections from a couple of veteran campaigners. These articles share a vulnerable side of our missionaries that we don’t always portray, because we are not looking to throw a […]

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