When is it okay to share your faith in Jesus? Are there prerequisites? What about earning the right to speak into people’s lives? These are great questions, and we’ve given them alot of thought. Please take a few minutes to check out our point of view.
How do we proclaim the gospel in word and deed and what does it really mean to give a cup of cold water in Jesus’ name?
Alan was spiritually hungry. He wanted me to know that he strongly identified as a Jew, yet he was not finding answers to spiritual questions that haunted and preoccupied him. I spent quite a bit of time with Alan. I told him that there were no easy answers to his questions. I shared my story […]
Did you know that Christmas can be a very lonely time for us Jewish people? All the advertisements, shopping, decorations and caroling remind us that we live in lands whose cultures are not our own. And so, as we watch our non-Jewish friends and neighbors immerse themselves in all the customs and traditions of Christmas, […]
By Steve Cohen. St. Louis, MO: The Apple of His Eye Mission Society, 1998. Steve Cohen is a Jewish believer in Jesus who directs The Apple of His Eye, a Jewish evangelism arm of the Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod. Cohen’s booklet on witnessing to Jews is unique in its format of a daily devotional. Each of […]
Most of us know unbelievers, whether Jewish or Gentile, who are such good people that we have difficulty believing that when they die, they will not enter the Kingdom of God. Everything in our finite minds wants to assure us that, somehow, God will make an exception for these people. We remind ourselves that we […]
Are good things happening in your life? Are you eager to tell others how Yeshua has redeemed you, but uncertain about speaking in public? Try out the following suggestions: Plan more, talk less. Organize your thoughts by writing out what you want to say—but do not read it. Then jot down a few notes to […]
Here are some rules I use and recommend for one-on-one Bible studies with unbelievers: Insist that they meet in your home. The reference books you may need are at your fingertips, and you can control what happens. You can turn off the phone and ignore the doorbell. On someone else’s turf you cannot control the […]