Jewish Voice Today Magazine
4th Quarter 2016
You have an appointment. In fact, you have more than one. And since these appointments were set by God Himself, that makes them rather important. Yet many Believers pay little or no attention to them at all, much less observe them.
Every event on God’s calendar is very important to all Believers in Yeshua. Despite the fact that most Christians have consigned the biblical festivals to a long-forgotten history of the Jewish people, these festivals are just as vital...
In late May, dozens of Jewish Voice staff and course of the week. A Therefore, my dearly partners in a powerful way. volunteers made the long and difficult journey to Gondar, Ethiopia, for a JVMI medical clinic outreach.
I grew up in a typical American Jewish home where our family celebrated all the traditional Jewish holidays. Since I came to faith in Yeshua as Messiah during the waning days of the Jesus Movement in the 1970s, I’ve worshipped with other Believers in many different kinds of congregations.
Jewish Voice Connections Newsletter
4th Quarter 2016
In Luke 15:1-7, a group of tax collectors and sinners had gathered to hear Yeshua speak. The Pharisees were angered that He was associating with those their society despised. But Yeshua challenged them with a question about something everyone at that time could relate to: a shepherd and his sheep.
“Which man among you, if he has a hundred sheep and loses one of them, will not leave the ninety-nine in the wilderness and go after the lost one until he finds it? When he has found it, he puts it on his shoulders, rejoicing. And when he comes home, he calls together his friends and neighbors and says, ‘Rejoice with me, for I’ve found my sheep that was lost!’ I tell you, in the same way there will be more joy in heaven over one repenting sinner than over the ninety-nine righteous people who have no need of repentance” (v.4-7,TLV).
One lost sheep that has strayed away from the safety of the shepherd’s care...