October 2006 Newsletter (5767:2)

Israel and the Church – A Replacement?
October 1, 2006
Author: Moishe Rosen

Every serious Christian needs to ask, “Who and what is Israel? What should it mean to me?”

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“Kathy” Draws Close to the Kingdom
Topics: sukkot
Author: Rob Wertheim

I’ve served with Jews for Jesus for over 18 years. Like my brother Steve, I appreciate our brothers and sisters in Christ who entrust their Jewish friends to us for ministry. Mel Hellman’s The people we work with or live next door to have the same deep spiritual need...

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This month
Topics: our stories

Every year on December 9, Steve Wertheim receives a phone call, a welcome interruption from the usual hustle and bustle of his day. (Steve assists David Brickner at our San Francisco headquarters.) The call is from a Jewish man named Mel who thanks Steve for introducing him to Jesus

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Mel Hellman’s Story
Author: Mel Hellman

… My name is Mel Hellman. I was born in Akron, Ohio to a Jewish family and began religious training at an early age. (My parents were not very religious but they thought it would be good for me, and there was a temple quite close to our home.) But when we moved...

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Moishe’s Musings: The Courtesy Quagmire
Author: Moishe Rosen

Politeness is not always such a good thing. Sometimes, courtesy can be confusing. I recall inviting a British friend to my home. We were having a meal together, and were down to the last piece of the main course. He said to me, “Would you like to have that?” pointing...

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Two Bits from Two Branches

Boston Garrett Smith reports, “When a young man left a threatening message on our office answering machine, we reported it to the police. Before long, the officer traced the call to a cell phone registered to a man in upstate New York. It was pretty obvious that the...

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