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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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A Tiny Dot of Pure White Paint
June 9, 2014
Author: Edward Brown

God spoke to me just as clearly as in a conversation you might have with your friend over a cup of coffee.

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How to Talk With (and Listen To) God
June 8, 2014
Author: Matt Sieger

Prayer doesn’t have to be formal or fancy; it’s a conversation with God.

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In the Little Shtetl of Vaysechvoos: Leah’s Dreams
June 6, 2014
Author: Susan Perlman

Leah’s dreams about the shtetl always came true. Except once.

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10 Ways to Pray If Your Sins Are Already Forgiven
September 12, 2013

You might be surprised to learn that as Jewish believers in Jesus, many of us consciously choose to fast each Yom Kippur even though we believe our sins are already covered—and not just covered for the year, but for eternity. Our prayers are along the lines of 2 Chronicles 6:21 where Solomon, at the Temple’s…

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Join Us in a Day Of Prayer
September 1, 1988

As believers in Christ we in Jews for Jesus trust only in his atoning sacrifice to bring us salvation. However, because we are burdened for the Lost Sheep of the House of Israel, many of us set aside Yom Kippur, the Jewish Day of Atonement, as a special time of prayer and fasting for our…

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Lord, Teach Us to Pray! Reflections on the Jewish Prayer Book
March 1, 1986
Author: Larry Brandt

I set myself to enjoy my favorite program on the television. With great expectations I turned on the TV, but nothing happened…no music…no picture…not even a commercial! Disappointed, I declaimed the TV worthless, a useless box that offered me entertainment but couldn’t deliver it. Then I noticed that the television was not plugged in, and…

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