June 1990 Newsletter (5750:8)

Maybe I Don’t Have Enough Sense To Be Discouraged
January 1, 2006
Author: Moishe Rosen

Some enemies of the gospel want us to be discouraged from passing out our tracts in public places. Even some quasi-governmental bodies are attempting to discourage us. But we cannot allow ourselves to be discouraged, because this is a vital issue. In ancient times the marketplace was all-important to the proclamation of the gospel. The…

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In my childhood my mother warned me, "Never talk to strangers." The distinctives of a stranger were not very clear at the time. I just knew that if people were not from my neighborhood or my family they were not to be talked to. Of course childhood rebellion and natural curiosity led me to converse…

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Can Anything Good Come From Being Arrested?
Author: Marty Verk

As I was handing out our gospel tracts at Chicago’s O’Hare Airport with a co-worker, I was approached by a woman from the Department of Aviation. She asked if I had a permit to hand out our literature. I did, so T showed it to her. Then she said I was standing in the wrong…

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The Call To Commitment
June 1, 1990
Topics: commitment
Author: Steve Cohen

Have you ever been arrested?” That question was put to me while I was handing out broadsides with Moishe Rosen in the Portland airport back in the early 1970s. I was confronted by a police officer who told me that what I was doing was illegal and that if I didn’t stop, I would be…

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A Most Difficult Sortie
Author: Art Weiner

In Jews for Jesus terminology a sortie is a two-hour outing to hand out gospel tracts, or broadsides as we call them. At our Boston branch we each try to do about four sorties a week. Many might be frightened by this bold type of witnessing, but for us it is a part of our…

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An Open Letter To A Doubter
Author: Joshua Moss

Recently I spoke with a man who had professed to be a Jewish believer in Yeshua but now was faltering in his faith. It was partly due to his being influenced by anti-missionary literature he had received. He gave me the pamphlet and asked me to answer the points it raised. I am opening my…

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We’re Glad You Asked…

QUESTION: What will Jews for Jesus be doing in the future that they haven’t done before? ANSWER: As we become more experienced and learn more, there is a definite change in our strategy. In the beginning we had many new believers as missionaries. Now we have experienced missionaries with advanced theological training. I think in…

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The Pieces Finally Fit
Author: Stan Meyer

Spiritual issues were always of interest to Solomon. Growing up in Montreal and beholding the religious diversity there, he always questioned the meaning of life. In this mainly Catholic city Solomon and his Jewish family were a minority. A Christian friend first got him thinking about God and Satan. The two opposites seemed to mesmerize…

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