March 2003 Newsletter (5763:7)

Purim Principles
March 1, 2003

The Book of Esther is the only book of the Bible that does not mention God. Yet we see His fingerprints” throughout the entire story. The various details of the Purim drama illustrate how God works, and these principles are encapsulated elsewhere in the Scriptures. In keeping with the playful nature of this holiday, instead […]

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The BYG Pic

In last month’s newsletter we mentioned two BYG campaigns that were still in progress at the time we had to send our publication to print: Uzbekistan and Los Angeles. We cannot give many details regarding Uzbekistan because evangelism is forbidden in that country and Christians there share their faith at considerable risk. We can tell […]

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Jews for Jesus in Rio de Janeiro

Sergio Danon began pioneering our work in Rio de Janeiro last April, but we wanted to wait until we were officially registered to tell you about it. Praise God, Jews for Jesus is now officially in Brazil! You may remember reading about Sergio and Alexia in our May 2001 newsletter. Sergio grew up in an […]

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Call Me What?
Author: Moishe Rosen

What do you call one who is called to ministry?” If you know what ministry is like, then you know what to call ministers. Ministry is not being in charge of God’s people. It is more like being charged with God’s people. To be “in charge” is to take control. To be “charged with” is […]

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Survivor Stories Video Is Bearing Fruit

We are so thankful for the believing Holocaust survivors who were willing to give their recollections and testimonies on the Survivor Stories” video. Little by little we are hearing back from those whose lives it is touching. From Dnepropetrovsk, Valera Bolotov reports, “Olga is a Christian married to a Jewish man who does not believe […]

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Purim in Israel

Two of Our Tel Aviv Staff Tell of the Opportunities This Holiday Presents In Israel the festival of Purim (which falls on March 7 this year) is a truly joyous time. While it is a religious holiday, it is not commanded in the Law of Moses so it does not have the serious overtones of […]

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