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My Favorite God Moments
December 18, 2013

I praise God for the chance to serve with Jews for Jesus. I am a missionary to the Jewish people in Chicago, but my favorite part of the work is going on "campaigns," especially in New York City and Israel. For a few years I led one of my favorite Jews for Jesus programs, "Halutzim," a two-week trip for teens that gives them a taste of the New York Summer Witnessing Campaign. Here’s why it is one of my favorite programs:

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Consecration Ceremony
September 1, 2006
Author: Seth Richards

The shofar blasted as some 200 campaigners and stewards gathered on Shabbat for the consecration service to start the Behold Your God finale. The sound of the ram’s horn was a robust call for us to present ourselves for consecration. We gathered to ask God to help us reach His people in the greater New […]

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Bulletin Board
May 15, 2006

Summer is almost here! It is probably too late for you to join us on our summer witnessing campaign in New York City but please do pray for all those who have chosen to serve the Lord in this way. It’s not too late to take advantage of opportunities for Jewish children and youth. Jews […]

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A Windblown Seed
June 1, 2005

Ed: We hope you know that while we are making Jesus an unavoidable issue to our Jewish people worldwide, we do not avoid preaching the Word to Gentiles! The following story shows how God sometimes blesses the gospel seed we sow in rather unexpected ways. One day I was handing out tracts in Glebe, in […]

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For Such a Time…
February 1, 2001
Author: Miriam A

For I say to you, you will not have gone through the cities of Israel before the Son of Man comes

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Be a Mensch: Mentor a Younger Person!
August 1, 2000

An anonymous sage once said, When you find a turtle on a fence post, the one thing you know for certain is that he didn’t get there by himself.” Anyone who has benefited from the mentoring process can tell you that someone went out of their way to invest in him or her. A mentor […]

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Story of a Russian Israeli
July 1, 1999

It used to be that my life would begin each Friday at noon. That was when my last class was over and I was free to do what was then most important to me: find the hevreh” (gang, group of friends) and plan our weekend. We all wanted to have as good a time as […]

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Does Your Mother Know You’re Doing This?
May 1, 1998
Author: Josh Sofaer

For those of us who have handed out tracts with Jews for Jesus, we’ve all heard it—in fact, we almost come to expect it. A person is walking down the street, their eyes focused on where they’re headed. They see us, their eyes close a bit. They don’t look too happy, because they’ve just seen […]

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