As a Messianic Jewish Studies (MJS) student at The King’s University (TKU) Texas campus, I am constantly amazed at the uniqueness of Messianic Jewish theology. For nearly two millennia, the dominant traditions and theologies of the Christian Church excluded our faith’s own Jewish roots. However, in recent decades, a growing movement of Jewish believers in
The Lord led me to found Hope for Israel Ministries (HFI) in the year 2000. Through humanitarian outreaches, such as helping struggling families throughout Israel, and a dynamic discipleship program, HFI is bringing the hope of Messiah Yeshua back to Jerusalem while investing in the future generation of believers in Israel. We have a threefold
Thirty-nine years before the State of Israel was born, 66 Jewish families joined together to establish a town on a desolate sand dune on the Mediterranean coast. Wondering what to name this new establishment, the residents looked to the name of a very popular book—Zionist Theodor Herzl’s famous last work, Altneuland (The Old New Land).
Meet the Lesmeisters an interview by Dr. Wayne Wilks MJBI President Emeritus I am so eager for you to get to know Nic and Tabatha Lesmeister more personally. Bonnie and I have had the great joy of walking closely with them over the past six years. They are a dynamic young couple that God has
ONLINE VIEWER TABLE OF CONTENTS For Zion’s Sake By Nic Lesmeister Thirty-nine years before the State of Israel was born, 66 Jewish families joined together to establish a town on a desolate sand dune on the Mediterranean coast. Read More… A Holy Assignment From God By Tabatha Lesmeister. In 1 Corinthians 3, Paul teaches
“For we are God’s coworkers; you are God’s field, God’s building. According to the grace of God which was given to me, like a skilled master builder I laid a foundation…” 1 Corinthians 3:9-10 “Then Adonai spoke to Moses saying, ‘See, I have called by name Bezalel, and I have filled him with the Spirit
By Bonnie Saul Wilks, MJBI Staff Writer If you have ever traveled to Israel, you will remember the myriad of date palm trees dotted across the arid landscape. The sweet, soft, and fresh dates these trees produce are nothing like the dried ones that you can find in a grocery store in the states.
“I have surely seen the affliction of My people who are in Egypt, and have heard their cry because of their slave masters, for I know their pains. So I have come down to deliver them out of the hand of the Egyptians…” Exodus 3:7, TLV Are you under the bondage of slavery? ADONAI has
Where is God? Where are You? by Rabbi Seth N. Klayman Two Esther-Prompted Questions to Ponder for Purim Where is God? That’s a question that has occupied the minds of theologians, philosophers, and everyday people for ages. It’s also a question that confronts us when we read the biblical Book of Esther. The events described
Yiddish Mama’s Kitchen: Mishloach Manot By Bonnie Saul Wilks, MJBI Staff Writer Purim! It’s the most wonderful time of the year in Jewish celebrations! One beautiful tradition surrounding the holiday of Purim is Mishloach Manot, which means in Hebrew “sending portions.” The distribution of food baskets during this joyous holiday began in Jewish culture originally