March 2007 Newsletter (5767:7)

Messianic Marching Orders, Part I
March 1, 2007
Topics: passover

I frequently tell people that Jews for Jesus is a one-issue organization, and that issue is evangelism. That is what I like to say, but it isn’t what some people like to hear. Missions and direct evangelism are often seen as antiquated and out of step with current...

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Lessons from Leaven
Topics: charts, purim
Author: Rich Robinson

Lessons from Leaven Next month is Passover, which lasts for one night and is immediately followed by the Feast of Unleavened Bread, which lasts for seven. In preparation for these holidays, we have an in-depth look at leaven. The word “leaven” (chametz, חָמֵץ)...

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About Purim

The word “Purim” means “lots,” and it is the plural form of “the lot” referred to in Esther 3:7, “In the first month, which is the month of Nisan, in the twelfth year of King Ahasuerus, they cast pur (that is, the lot) before Haman to determine the day and the month...

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Bits from the Branches

Los Angeles Rob Wertheim reports, “Steve lives in Chula Vista (near San Diego) and had been exploring who Jesus is via our website. I met with him and learned that he’d been raised in an Orthodox Jewish home, with a Jewish mother and a Gentile father. Because he’d...

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Test Your Yiddishkeit

The Festival of Purim is on March 4 this year. Let’s see how much you know about this Jewish holiday: The word “Purim”...

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“The Best of the Holy Land” Tour
Topics: israel

Your host, Lon Solomon, is Jewish and has believed in Jesus 36 years; he’s been pastor of McLean Bible Church for 26 years and has served as a valued member of the Jews for Jesus board of directors for 20 years. This will be his 31st tour of Israel. Date: October...

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