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The Language of Prayer, Proclamation and Praise
February 27, 2017

Diverse languages, once a curse, are now a blessing. Read this month’s reflections by David Brickner, executive director of Jews for Jesus.

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Holy Hipsters!
October 14, 2016
Author: Jews for Jesus

How we’re bringing the gospel to Chicago’s trendy Wicker Park

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A Day in the Life of the New York Outreach
September 20, 2016
Author: Jews for Jesus

Have you ever wondered what our missionaries in NYC do on a typical day of our fall outreach?

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Ready For Takeoff!
Author: Jews for Jesus

We’ve already sent another team to India. Check in with Israeli Massah

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Superheroes for Jesus?
September 14, 2016
Author: Jews for Jesus

Read how our Berlin branch leader Aaron Lewin creatively shares the gospel…

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Welcome Home Massah!
September 7, 2016
Author: Jews for Jesus

Our team of young Jewish American believers has just returned from India. Read a few captivating stories from the last leg of their journey.

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117 Jewish people want to hear more about Jesus!
August 30, 2016
Author: Jews for Jesus

In just ONE DAY during our Odessa campaign 117 Jewish people gave their contact information to receive more information about the Messiah.

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Comparing Evangelism to Farming
May 1, 2013

Jerry was a successful businessman whose wealth had afforded him a comfortable life in the northern suburbs of Chicago. He was also a prominent member of the Jewish community. When he was in his 70s, Jerry retired and handed over his company to his son. That’s when we met and began getting together weekly to […]

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Moishe’s Musings on Pentecost: Go Power
April 26, 2013
Author: Moishe Rosen

The following is excerpted from an archived reflection by Moishe Rosen. You can read the full article here. “[Today’s] church tends to regard its congregations and religious gatherings the way the ancient Hebrews regarded the Temple at Jerusalem—as God’s official headquarters. This inaccurate interpretation leads to ineffectual methods of evangelism. No church building or church […]

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Bits from the Branches

The Weight of the Mission
February 1, 2013

I will never forget the first time I handed out gospel tracts on the streets of Tel Aviv some 28 years ago. I was more than a little nervous but gratified that most people were taking the tracts. Suddenly a religious man in typical Hassidic garb stopped, read the first few lines of the tract […]

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Awakening
April 6, 2012

Who are your “heroes of the faith”? One of mine is Jonathan Edwards. Edwards was a pastor in Massachusetts back in the 1700’s and is closely associated with what is called America’s First Great Awakening. Although the nature and scope of that Awakening has been debated over the years, there can be no doubt that […]

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Pentecost in New York
June 1, 2011

This month marks the observance of Pentecost on both Jewish and Christian calendars. June also kicks off the New York Summer Witnessing Campaign on our Jews for Jesus calendar. I’ve been thinking about these events, and seeing Pentecost as a terrific context for our upcoming campaign. The story of Pentecost told in Acts 2 opens […]

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A Holiday Reflection: New Beginnings, by David Brickner, Executive Director
September 1, 2010

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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The Ministry of Reconciliation
May 30, 2009

The most  proactive  group of  ambassadors in New  York City this month  are not representing  foreign governments;  this despite the  conspicuous presence  of the United Nations.  Instead, they are  representing the  Creator of the  Universe, offering  His peace plan: Now then, we are  ambassadors for  Christ, as though God  were pleading through  us: we implore […]

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