Issues

We want to have honest conversations with open-minded Jewish people about issues that deeply affect our people and how these issues relate to Jesus.

We realize these are not static issues, but part of ongoing conversations our people have been having for thousands of years. We want to hear your voice too. Send us an email or chat with us live!

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Covenants With Israel-Up Close and Personal

Covenant Scripture Passage Participants and Provision Abrahamic (Genesis 12:1-3) 1Now the LORD said to Abram, "Go forth from your country…To…

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From Generation to Generation: A Jewish Family Finds Their Way Home

My name is Steven Peter Wertheim. I was born August 3, 1951 in the Bronx, New York—but our family actually…

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Jewish Humor in Not-so-Funny Times

A look at the significance of Jewish laughter.

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Two Messiahs in Judaism: Ben David and Ben Joseph

An exploration of the two different descriptions of the Messiah brought up in the book of Zechariah, the Jewish understanding of Messiah ben Joseph and Messiah ben David, and that Jesus fulfills both descriptions.

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A Messianic Midrash: The Miracle at Sukkot

A miracle on the Feast of Tabernacles and how the Jewish holiday points to great joy for the future.

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Taking the Red Pill: Beyond the Matrix to Real Life

Exploring biblical themes from the context of the film, the Matrix.""

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Similarities Between the Angel of the Lord and Yeshua

Attribute Angel of the Lord Yeshua Is seen as God Genesis 16:10,13 Moreover, the angel of the LORD said to…

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In Our Own Image: Human Cloning

Is cloning “kosher?” What do the scriptures say?

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Jhan Moskowitz, Son of Max and Lilly Moskowitz

Some survivors do not tell their kids anything. They just don't. Some survivors tell their kids everything. When I was…

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Rob Wertheim, Son of Fred Wertheim

My father, Fred, was born in Germany in 1925. The son of a baker, he lived in a village of…

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Four Startling Facts About the Identity of the Messiah

The Jewish prophets gave some very specific information about the Messiah not often discussed in synagogue.

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Jewish Spirituality and the Holy Spirit

A look at the Jewish yearning for spirituality questions whether increased spiritual practices will provide a real connection with God.

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Jesus as Messiah in the Gospels

An answer to the allegation that Jesus never claimed to be the Messiah.

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A History of the Kabbalah

Kabbalah" means "received teachings" or simply "traditions" and is derived from the Hebrew "kabel" which means "to receive." It originally…

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A Prophet Like Unto Moses

When we see Yeshua in heaven, certainly Moshe Rabeynu will be there too, because he was the one who knew and foretold his coming and trusted in him.

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A Look at the Trinity From a Messianic Jewish Perspective

Rabbis who believed that each word of the Hebrew Scriptures, each letter, is God's revelation had to admit that God spoke to himself and referred to himself in the plural. How can that be, when we know there is only one God?

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Comparison Chart: Buddhism, Hinduism, Traditional Judaism, and the Gospel

Comparison Chart: Buddhism, Hinduism, Traditional Judaism, and the Gospel

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When Jews Were Proselytizers

Why most Jewish people no longer seek to convert non-Jews.

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Almah: Virgin or Young Maiden?

The identity of the mother of Immanuel in Isaiah 7:14 has been a subject of debate over the centuries: Was the prophet Isaiah speaking of a virgin or not?

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Is the Messiah Divine?

Gus was a nice guy. But he was also a pest. As a telecommunications engineer I could not have asked for…

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