about jews for jesus

God With Us
December 1, 2002
Author: Ruth Rosen

Do you ever think about what it cost God to be with us? We used to get what I’d call serial crank calls” from a man who was beside himself at the thought of God coming to earth in the flesh. He would leave long messages asking us in various colorful ways if we really […]

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Six Campaigns and Still Going
July 1, 1995
Author: Mitch Forman

Almost my whole life as a Christian has been centered on coming to New York for Summer Witnessing Campaigns. It’s one of the things I love doing most. I don’t think I would be so strong in my walk today if it were not for Campaign. Even though last summer was my sixth time on […]

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An Airport Encounter
March 1, 1989

In 1987 the United States Supreme Court upheld the rights of Jews for Jesus by declaring airports to be public forums. This meant that the highest court in the land recognized those thriving hubs of urban transportation as places where the first amendment could be exercised with impunity. Some expressed a why bother?” attitude when […]

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Capsules of Fact About the Jewish Bible
February 1, 1989

Jewish practice places Old Testament Scripture in different order than most Christian Bible readers are accustomed to seeing. Traditionally these Scriptures are divided into three sections. They are the Law (Torah), The Prophets (N’viim) and The Writings (K’tubim). As a body of canonical literature, these are called the Tenach, the name being derived from the […]

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Our Publishing Needs = Your Opportunity

Because printed materials comprise the backbone of our evangelistic ministry, we want to enlarge our publishing capacity. This expansion will present opportunities for more people to serve the Lord with us. We need applicants for volunteer work and for salaried positions. (Even the volunteer positions require that you fill out an application form, but don’t […]

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Tracts: If You Can’t Or Won’t Hand Them Out, You Can Still Use Them

Most people have little idea of how effective literature can be in a personal witness. While literature ministry is seldom complete by itself, it is a good door-opener for the gospel message. Nevertheless, some may have decided that this method of evangelism does not suit them. They have seen scraggly-looking street people poking unwelcome literature […]

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Our Headquarters Production Department

1. Little Press: Our little press—the Multilith 1250. (We have two of these.) We use them for small jobs like cards and envelopes and 8 1/2 x 11″ letters. 2. Middle Press: Our middle-sized press—the Davidson 701P roll fed. It produces our broadsides, broadsheets and letterheads, even printing one color on both sides at the […]

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Have Poster, Will Travel (Another Jews for Jesus First)

Jews for Jesus is always experimenting with new media for evangelism. One of our latest ideas is ads on buses, trains and streetcars. We print four-color 11 x 28″ posters and place them as paid advertisements on public transportation vehicles in major U.S. cities. We have had some interesting responses. In Chicago someone called our […]

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Distinctives of Our Jews for Jesus Ministry

From our earliest days in Jews for Jesus, we have prayerfully and carefully incorporated certain policies and standards into our ministry. By these distinctives we maintain integrity as an organization and faithfulness to the charge entrusted to us by our praying friends and supporters. As much as possible, we seek out new frontiers of ministry […]

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