"Every bride is beautiful" expresses a sentiment I hope we all can affirm. Though some may have more natural beauty than others, there is something very special about a bride on her wedding day—something that puts a smile on the faces of all who honor her and that newly-formed family she and her groom represent. And despite the fact that the institution of marriage is being called into question now more than ever, despite the fact that more than half of all marriages will end in divorce, more than half a million people will be getting married this June. That's more weddings than any other month of the year.
One of the best ways to be spiritually encouraged as a Christian is to see what God is doing in today's diverse Jewish community. That's the focus of our Jews for Jesus Newsletter, written for all Christians whether Jewish or Gentile. Each month you'll read a message from David Brickner, executive director of Jews for Jesus. You'll also find reports from our staff around the world, prayer requests, teaching charts and articles…and what would our newsletter be without a cartoon every month?
If you're Jewish and not a believer in Jesus and you've ended up on this page, you may wonder what the idea of "Jews for Jesus" is all about. In that case, be sure to visit our publication ISSUES, giving the perspective of Jewish believers in Jesus on a variety of topics.
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Who wouldn't want a reputation for being judicious? Wouldn't you? On the other hand, I don't think anyone sets out to be judgmental. Now sometimes a judicious person can get a bad rap for being judgmental just because people tend to label any...
Redeeming Captives — Pidyon Shvuyim (rhymes with "mid-phone, blue team"). According to this core value, it is worth it to pay a ransom for the life of a hostage.
In 2011, during the Women's World Cup games, we conducted a three-week evangelistic campaign in Berlin. Our team encountered many Jewish people from Berlin and as well as Jewish tourists from other countries, including Israel. We received 126 Jewish contacts.