JEWISH VOICE BLOG

This is an important time to pray

May 25, 2022

As you receive this, our Medical Outreach to Gambela, Ethiopia, is winding down. We want to cover it in prayer as it ends and realize that, in some ways, things are only beginning. Please join us in praying for the important process of follow-up and discipleship. It is exciting to think about these newly planted “Gospel seeds” now having a chance to grow and multiply. Please pray for: The ability to see as many patients as possible on the last day and that the Lord will continue to touch a...

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Journalist killed in Israel, preliminary findings

May 20, 2022

“I will bless those who bless Israel.” Genesis 12:3 Shalom, my friend! Thank you for your love and compassion for the Jewish people – in Israel, Ukraine and around the world. I’m so grateful that you are willing to stand with God’s Chosen People and their neighbors through your ongoing prayers and financial support. And I pray you’ll experience a special outpouring of God’s blessing on you for your faithfulness for His people. Please join us in praying for God’s strength, protec...

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Prayer Points: Will you Pray?

May 11, 2022

We are taking the Good News to a small city in Ethiopia. It will be our first Outreach there, although there are already 10 Messianic congregations in the region. We have been praying to break ground in new areas, as we did in Chivi, Zimbabwe, a few months ago. This can be challenging work! However, with your prayers and the Holy Spirit’s help we look forward to what the Lord will do as we enter another new area, this time in Ethiopia. We need your prayers covering this Outreach in a region t...

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Fighting in Eastern Ukraine intensifying

May 06, 2022

“The LORD gives strength to His people; the LORD blesses His people with peace.” Psalm 29:11 (NIV) Shalom, my friend & Happy Israel Independence Day! Today, as we celebrate Yom HaAtzmaut with joy and festivities, my attention is turned towards the words of the Psalmist who acknowledges the reality of God strengthening His people – and blessing them with peace. With the war continuing in Ukraine, and the ongoing tragic loss of life – more than ever we need a supernatural measur...

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A Month of Remembrance and Celebration

May 02, 2022

This year, the month of May holds three important Israeli civil holidays: May 4 - 5: Yom HaZikaron – Israel’s Memorial Day May 5 -6: Yom HaAtzmaut – Israel’s Independence Day May 28 - 29: Yom Yerushalayim – Jerusalem Day Yom HaZikaron – Israel’s Memorial Day Israel declared her independence on May 14, 1948. Immediately, surrounding Arab nations and Palestinians waged war, confident they would defeat the newly reborn State of Israel. So, before Israel celebrates her independence,...

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Israel agrees to provide Kiev with protective gear

April 29, 2022

“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the LORD, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.” Jeremiah 29:11 (NIV) Shalom, my friend. God is in control . . . and thankfully we can cling to His promises and trust that He has a plan, though we may not see it or even understand it. I pray you cling to this promise – as you navigate your own challenges and circumstances. Thank you for your partnership in this ministry. Please remember Jewis...

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Recent praises and prayer needs

April 27, 2022

Because of our many travels, we love Psalm 121:8, in which the Lord promises to watch over His people as they come and go. We are asking for your prayers for our comings and goings, including the places we have been and where we’re going now. Scouting Trip Update – in a nutshell Thank you for praying for our recent scouting trip to Africa. Our team has come home reporting success! Here are three big praises we experienced: Good connections with the Bembe people as we met with them an...

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Russia could earn billions from revived nuclear deal with Iran

April 22, 2022

“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the LORD, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.” Jeremiah 29:11 (NIV) Shalom, my friend. The Scriptures promise us that God has good intentions for His people – that no matter what we face, what we are forced to endure or the circumstances around us and the world – we can trust God’s plan. We can believe in the future He’s written. And we can lean on the hope He supplies. This promise feels more...

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Good News - Quarter 2, 2022

April 20, 2022

JVMI Outreach in Africa: Transformed from the inside out . . . Liya* thanks God – AND YOU – for the extraordinary work in her heart! Liya heard that Jewish Voice was hosting an Outreach in her area of Ethiopia. And after receiving medical attention, Liya asked for prayer and counseling. She was looking for something – ANYTHING – that would loosen the squeeze she felt around life. Her husband had left her. Her children were depending on her. Liya was barely making it – performing backbreaki...

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Russian missile strike targets Ukrainian civilians and children

April 15, 2022

“For You have been my refuge, a strong tower against the foe.” Psalm 61:3 (NIV) Shalom, my friend. You know that we refuse to run away from dangerous situations when unimaginable darkness threatens the Jewish people and their neighbors. That’s why Ezra, Vice President of Global Ministry Affairs, and several of our executive team leaders joined me in spending nearly a week meeting with our partners on the ground in Ukraine and Poland. Watch this video we recorded that shares ...

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