RealTime July 2008

A note from David Brickner: Jews for Jesus going all out for the gospel in New York City
July 1, 2008

Shalom from New York City where I am presently taking part in our annual summer witnessing campaign (SWC)! It always energizes me to be here, out on the streets, telling people about Jesus. Since our ministry’s inception in 1973, every single summer but one, we’ve campaigned to reach New York City with the gospel. No one campaign is exactly the same but they all share the following features:

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Jewish Facts of Life

Tisha B’Av begins at sundown on Saturday, August 9. The name of the holiday is the ninth of Av,” which is a date on the Jewish calendar commemorating the destruction of the Temples. Tisha B’Av is not one of the holidays God commanded; it is a traditional day of mourning for the Jewish people. Click…

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Jews for Jesus News

New broadside tracts available! Evangelistic outreach in cyberspace! And an update on the next Liberated Wailing Wall team. For baseball fans, we’ve got two new All-Star broadsides, and boy, are our campaigners excited to hand them out! If you’ve got friends who are into this summer’s super hero blockbuster movies, we’ve also got a new…

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Thank You For Praying

Regarding last month’s prayer requests, click here for “show and tell.” “

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Real Deals

Pre-holiday sale! We have got an amazing deal for you on "The Fall Feasts of Israel," by Mitch and Zhava Glaser. This 256-page book covers Rosh Hoshanah (the Feast of Trumpets) Yom Kippur (the Day of Atonement) and Sukkot (the Feast of Tabernacles). It normally sells for $13.00, but your Real Deal for this month…

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Sneak Peek
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Next month our regular (print) newsletter will feature: an article by David Brickner titled, Tisha B’Av: Why Are Some Jews Mourning This Month?”; “Tisha B’Av the Saddest Day on the Jewish Calendar”, by Rich Robinson; “What the Destruction of the Temple Reveals”; Moishe’s Musings (answers to a reader’s questions) and Bits from the Branches in…

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New York Sunmmer Witnessing Campaign

(More photos to come with next month’s report) Campaign leader Shaun Buchhalter and his "second," Sara Friedman Campaigners and stewards in front of our New York Center And here’s what they look like as they come out the bags, into people’s hands in the subway stations and out on the streets. Rachel says, “So there…

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