RealTime November 2007
A media dust-up has been blowing over political commentator Anne Coulter’s recent remark on the Donny Deutsch cable television show. Coulter told Deutsch, Christians want Jews to be perfected.” He responded by labeling her an anti-Semite and various people began hurling verbal grenades in earnest.
In the midst of the furor we received a phone call from “Newsweek” columnist Lisa Miller, asking if we could explain what Ann Coulter meant by her remark. “
Do you know who was the first Jewish person to come to the United States and why he came? Is there a controversy about Jewish people celebrating Thanksgiving? And if you want to be prepared for Hanukkah, better hurry. It’s early this year! The first Jewish person to set sail for America did not stow…
Pray for BYG Israel, download free broadside tracts for Thanksgiving, Hanukkah and Christmas, see who got married at the Jews for Jesus West Coast Ingathering, pray for our Russian-speaking colleagues as they gear up for mini-campaigns in Dnepropetrovsk and Berlin. Sign Up to Pray for BYG Israel Plans for BYG Israel continue to develop and…
Your prayers for a legal matter concerning free speech would be appreciated. This concerns a case that we have won in more than one court. It has resurfaced in a case "which is expected to have a broad impact on First Amendment rights" according to the Florida Baptist Witness (click to read Florida Baptist Witness…
Last month we mentioned that David Brickner had written a letter to the editor of Christianity Today” to point out an omission from an editorial in their September edition. The editorial, titled, “What it Means to Love Israel,” had no mention of a loving proclamation of the life-giving gospel to the people of Israel. We asked you to pray that CT would print David’s letter and they did. If you did not see last month’s RealTime and would like to read David’s letter, click here.”
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Another incentive to order this month: our shipping department assures us that if we have your online order by the end of November, you will receive your purchase in time for Christmas. “
Our regular October newsletter will feature: an article by David Brickner titled, Where’s the Joy?”; an introduction to our new trainees and to our missionary training program; a chart on Sukkot (Feast of Tabernacle) customs; Moishe’s Musings on “Opening the Door to Communications” and Bits from the Branches in Israel, New York and Russia.”