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Important ways you can pray this Passover season

March 29, 2018

“When I see the blood I will pass over you.” ―Exodus 12:13 Those words are so precious to me. The Lord used them when I was a teenager to give me the revelation that, through the shedding and presentation of His blood, Yeshua (Jesus) – the Lamb of God – fulfilled all God’s righteous requirements in relation to my sin. And God was satisfied. There was nothing more I needed to do but believe it and trust in Him for my salvation. That Scripture comes from the account of God’s deliverance of t...

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Gaza’s Humanitarian Crisis Could Spark a Peace Agreement?

March 23, 2018

National security officials of Israel and 18 other countries gathered at the White House on March 13. Six of those countries had previously denied Israel’s right to exist. But all set aside politics to discuss solutions to the growing crisis in the Gaza Strip. Some hope this unprecedented meeting could spark peace in the region. “Solving the situation in Gaza is vital for humanitarian reasons, important for the security of Egypt and Israel, and a necessary step toward reaching a comprehe...

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Do Messianic Jews Celebrate Easter?

March 21, 2018

Perhaps the better question would be: “Do Messianic Jews celebrate the resurrection of Jesus?” That answer is a definitive yes. It’s more a matter of when we celebrate the Messiah’s resurrection.

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Palestinian Refugees and Israel Today

March 21, 2018

Who, exactly, is a Palestinian refugee? And why – after 70 years – is this matter still a problem for Israel today? The answers will surprise you. Jewish and Palestinian refugees In 1948, the United Nations granted a portion of Israel’s historical homeland for the re-establishment of a Jewish nation. Immediately, nearby Arab nations expelled all Jewish people and collaborated to attack the new nation of Israel. Arab countries stripped some 800,000 Jewish people of their citizenship...

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From the Field – Debre Birhan, Ethiopia 2018

March 21, 2018

We’re in Debre Birhan, Ethiopia, this week providing no-cost medical, dental and eye care to Jewish people and their neighbors. A team of Jewish Voice staff along with medical and non-medical Outreach Partners have converged from around the world to bring this humanitarian aid to people who otherwise could not afford the treatment they need. We are also teaching water and sanitation classes to help prevent the spread of disease along with distributing personal water filtration devices – LifeS...

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Science Again Proves the Biblical Narrative?

March 16, 2018

Archeologists believe they may have found conclusive scientific evidence of the prophet Isaiah. A close advisor to the Judean King Hezekiah, Isaiah prophesied the coming of the Messiah in great detail. “We appear to have discovered a seal impression, which may have belonged to the prophet Isaiah, in a scientific, archaeological excavation,” said third-generation archeologist Dr. Eilat Mazar of the Hebrew University in Jerusalem.

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6 Reasons Why Passover is So Important

March 15, 2018

Passover is the second most important holy day of the Jewish year. Jewish families gather for a ritual meal called a Seder (SAY-dur), during which specific elements recount the history of Israel and retell the story of God’s dramatic deliverance of their ancestors. 1. God delivered the Jewish people from 400 years of slavery Four hundred years before the Passover, God saved the Jewish people from a deadly famine by bringing them to Egypt, the only nation prepared with storehouses of f...

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We are so Blessed and Energized by your Prayers

March 15, 2018

We are so blessed and energized by your prayers. They provide the spiritual covering that enables us to see breakthroughs. We count on your prayers and are so grateful for you. Over the next two weeks, we have two significant events and requests. Thank you for standing with us and trusting God for much more than we can do on our own! Debre Birhan, Ethiopia Medical Outreach March 15-25 We are praying for the Light of the World, Yeshua, to shine the light of His hope in Debre Birhan. Thanks...

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Your gifts and talents are needed in Enfranz, Ethiopia

March 12, 2018

Time is running out to use your gifts and talents to help transform the lives of Jewish people in Enfranz, Ethiopia. Jewish Voice's weeklong Medical Outreaches provide medical aid and spiritual care to thousands of people in poverty-stricken African Jewish communities. The only time many of these people will see a medical professional all year will be during our Outreach Clinics. You could be a part of bringing critical medical care to these suffering people, as well as the life-changing G...

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Is Poland's New Anti-Defamation Law Anti-Semitic?

March 09, 2018

Jewish people across the globe are calling foul on a new law enacted by Poland in February, which many link to anti-Semitic Holocaust denial. Passed in January by Poland’s conservative ruling party, the legislation criminalizes the use of such phrases as “Polish death camps,” referring to the brutal facilities in Poland where the Nazis exterminated millions of Jewish people as well as non-Jewish Poles during Germany’s World War II occupation, from 1939 until 1945. The law stipulates stiff fin...

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