September 2010 Newsletter (5771:1)

It’s Our Anniversary!
September 1, 2010

  When people ask us when Jews for Jesus began, we always like to say, Around 32 A.D. give or take a year.” After all, the first Jews for Jesus were His twelve disciples. But that doesn’t mean we are not mindful and thankful that God drew us together as a band of modern day […]

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The Middle of Somewhere

Excerpts from Moishe Rosen’s new, yet to be published, biography.

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Sneak Preview

Excerpted from the Moishe Rosen biography. Another Yom Kippur had passed; the light of the crisp autumn day had given way to the chill of a dark, clear night. Elsewhere families had broken their fast together, but Moishe had gone straight from synagogue services to the sporting goods store. He wasn’t required to work that […]

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Bits from the Branches

New York Stewart Weinisch reports, Harold was one of the first people I called as a missionary with Jews for Jesus. His Christian wife, Denise, answered the phone and saw from the caller ID that I was from Jews for Jesus. When I asked to speak to Harold she replied, ‘He doesn’t want to speak […]

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A Holiday Reflection: New Beginnings

Why celebrate new beginnings? They create a sense of wonder and anticipation of what might be. New beginnings are promising; they give us something to look forward to. Yet they also help us reflect on the past, to thank God for the goodness we have experienced by His hand and to turn from past attitudes […]

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