March 2008 Newsletter (5768:7)

How Best To Help Israel
March 1, 2008

Ever since I can remember there has been a pushke in the office of the executive director of Jews for Jesus. This particular pushke is for the JNF. If you’ve never heard of a pushke and you don’t know what the JNF is, the former is like a piggy bank, except instead of a pig, […]

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Yeshua or Yeshu
Author: Rich Robinson

Ask any Israeli how to say “Jesus” in Hebrew, and you’ll invariably hear the response: Yeshu (pronounced Yay shoo). Yet according to scholars, His Hebrew name (depending on how you spell it) is Yeshua or Y’shua (pronounced Yeh shoo wah). Why then, don’t Israeli Jews call Him by His correct name? Shouldn’t they be the […]

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‘Tis the Season

Once again, it is the season when we are so glad to be able to present “Christ in the Passover” in hundreds of churches that are kind enough to receive us. While our Jews for Jesus “Christ in the Passover” presentations acquaint Christians with the Jewish roots of faith in Jesus, they are also wonderful […]

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Bits from the Branches

Sydney Bob Mendelsohn reports, “Years ago I asked prayer for Evan, a Jewish man I met while broadsiding (passing out gospel tracts) in Chatswood, a Sydney suburb. He has finally surrendered his life to Jesus after seven years! He and his wife are talking now about baptism. “Also, I met Gary, a South African Jew, […]

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