Newsletter  Vol 15, No 9     September 2006

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Esther's
Call
WHILE
KATYUSHAS
FALL
TISHA B'AV
2006
ON THE
LEBANESE
BORDER
Children
Take
Refuge
Missional
Community


In the Cross of Messiah I Glory

The title is a quote from a great old Christian hymn. I have chosen this title after careful reflection. Let me explain my reasons for doing so.

The Messianic Jewish Movement faces many challenges. There are many foundational emphases which must be constantly maintained: The emphasis on the call to Jewish life, the place of Torah in the New Covenant, proper critical and biblical evaluation of Rabbinic Judaism through the absolute authority of scripture, the importance of the power of the Spirit in winning our people to the Messiah, raising up young leaders for the next generation and more. However, I believe the greatest and most important foundational challenge of our movement is maintaining the central place of Yeshua and his death and resurrection in our worship and preaching.

WHY IS IT DIFFICULT TO MAINTAIN A YESHUA CENTERED EMPHASIS?

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All Scripture quotations, unless otherwise indicted, are taken from the New King James Version®. Copyright © 1982 by Thomas Nelson Inc. Used by permission. All rights reserved.

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