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Episode: “The Effect on Christianity Today” with Dr. Michael Brown
The infusion of Jewish people and perspective into the Evangelical Christian mix has facilitated new and exciting forms of praise and worship music. The Messianic emergence has also led to a review of the history of the church, relative to the Jews and Israel.
Series: “The Messianic Miracle”

Caption transcript for The Messianic Miracle: “The Effect on Christianity Today” with Dr. Michael Brown (3/4)

  • 00:09 WHO'D EVER THINK WE'D BE ALIVE TO SEE THE AMAZING DAY
  • 00:13 WHEN GOD WOULD AGAIN VISIT HIS PEOPLE IN A VERY SPECIAL WAY?
  • 00:17 THIS IS THE DAY...
  • 00:19 AND THIS IS THE WAY THAT ZOLA LEVITT PRESENTS...
  • 00:23 "THE MIRACLE OF THE MODERN MESSIANIC JEWISH REVIVAL"
  • 00:30 HEARTY SHALOM TO ALL OF YOU.
  • 00:31 JEFFREY SEIF
  • 00:33 WELCOME AGAIN TO ANOTHER EDITION
  • 00:34 OF ZOLA LEVITT PRESENTS,
  • 00:36 THIS TIME A THIRD OF A FOUR PART TREATMENT ON THE MESSIANIC JEWISH REVIVAL.
  • 00:42 WE LIVE IN A TIME TODAY WHEN MANY JEWISH PEOPLE HAVE COME TO FAITH
  • 00:46 AND SOME OF US PARTICIPATE IN MESSIANIC JEWISH COMMUNITIES,
  • 00:49 OTHERS ARE GAME TO PARTICIPATE IN THE BROADER CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP.
  • 00:53 BUT EVEN THE MESSIANIC MOVEMENT ITSELF, THOUGH DISTINCT, RELATES TO THE BROADER CULTURE.
  • 00:58 WE'RE GOING TO SEE HOW THAT'S THE CASE IN THIS PROGRAM.
  • 01:00 BUT AT THE FIRST, OFF WE GO NOW,
  • 01:02 I'M GOING TO SHARE A WORD FROM BARUCH HASHEM CONGREGATION IN NORTH DALLAS.
  • 01:08 THIRDLY,
  • 01:09 I WANT TO RAISE THE QUESTION
  • 01:11 RHETORICALLY,
  • 01:12 WHAT DO YOU HOPE TO ACCOMPLISH?
  • 01:18 OR...
  • 01:21 TO BE A LITTLE MORE INCLUSIVE...
  • 01:23 WHAT DO WE HOPE TO ACCOMPLISH?
  • 01:29 FROM THE LATIN "ACCOMPLAIRE",
  • 01:32 ACCOMPLISH MEANS TO FINISH,
  • 01:34 TO BRING TO PASS,
  • 01:37 TO PERFORM,
  • 01:40 TO BRING TO COMPLETION.
  • 01:44 THE WORD "ACCOMPLISH" THUS SPEAKS OF DEEDS IN THE WORLD.
  • 01:50 LET ME LIST FIVE THINGS IN THAT REGARD.
  • 01:53 IT'S NOT A COMPLETE LIST
  • 01:55 BUT THESE ARE JUST SOME OF MY OWN KNEE JERK RESPONSES
  • 01:58 TO WAYS THAT THE MESSIANIC JEWISH EXPERIENCE...
  • 02:02 THERE'S CERTAIN THINGS THAT WE ACCOMPLISH IN THE WORLD
  • 02:05 BOTH FOR OURSELVES COMMUNALLY
  • 02:09 AND THERE ARE THINGS THAT WE ACCOMPLISH BEYOND OUR OWN CONGREGATIONS.
  • 02:14 THERE ARE WAYS THAT WE CONTRIBUTE TO CHRISTIANITY IN GENERAL AND THE WORLD AT LARGE.
  • 02:19 FOR EXAMPLE...
  • 02:20 WHEN I THINK OF ACCOMPLISHMENTS...
  • 02:22 MESSIANIC ACCOMPLISHMENTS INCLUDE
  • 02:24 AND AS I'D SAID ARE NOT LIMITED TO...
  • 02:26 NUMBER 1...
  • 02:27 AND THIS IS NOT LEXICAL PRIORITY...
  • 02:28 ONE COULD ARRANGE THESE DIFFERENTLY...
  • 02:30 BUT TO MY WAY OF THINKING WE HOPE TO CONTRIBUTE TO INSPIRATION
  • 02:36 THROUGH A NEW EMERGENT JUDAIC PRAISE WORSHIP AND DANCE EXPERIENCE.
  • 02:43 ON THE ONE HAND,
  • 02:45 ONE OF THE WAYS THAT WE CONTRIBUTE...
  • 02:46 AND WE HAVE HEROES IN OUR MIDST...
  • 02:48 IN OUR PROGRAM WE'VE HIGHLIGHTED TED PEARCE, ONE OF OUR OWN HERE...
  • 02:53 PAUL WILBUR...
  • 02:54 MOST RECENTLY SHARON WILBUR...
  • 02:57 WE HAVE AN EMERGENT BETH...
  • 02:59 BY THE WAY...WONDERFUL!...
  • 03:01 GREAT READER...
  • 03:02 GREAT WORSHIPER...
  • 03:04 THERE'S THIS EMERGENT...
  • 03:05 THE LORD IS DOWNLOADING INTO PEOPLE.
  • 03:07 WE CONTRIBUTE TO INSPIRATION THROUGH JUDAIC PRAISE AND WORSHIP
  • 03:15 AND THE MUSIC THAT WE PRODUCE EXTENDS WAY BEYOND US.
  • 03:20 THERE ARE INDIVIDUALS WHO DO NOT PARTICIPATE IN MESSIANIC JEWISH EXPERIENCE
  • 03:25 WHO NEVERTHELESS PARTICIPATE IN THE WORSHIP.
  • 03:28 NUMBER 2...
  • 03:30 WE WANT TO PARTICIPATE
  • 03:31 AND WE ARE PARTICIPATING
  • 03:33 IN THEOLOGICAL FORMATION
  • 03:34 THROUGH ADVANCEMENTS IN THEOLOGICAL EDUCATION.
  • 03:37 WHAT DO I MEAN BY THAT?
  • 03:39 IN SEMINARIES ALL OVER AMERICA NOW
  • 03:41 THERE ARE JEWISH STUDIES PROGRAMS,
  • 03:44 CHRISTIAN EVANGELICAL SCHOOLS
  • 03:46 THAT WANT MINISTRY STUDENTS IN ASSORTED MASTER OF DIVINITY PROGRAMS
  • 03:50 AND DOCTRINAL PROGRAMS
  • 03:52 AND UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMS
  • 03:53 TO HAVE THE STAMP OF A JEWISH PERSPECTIVE
  • 03:56 THAT WILL YIELD FRUITS IN THE NEXT GENERATION SHOULD THE LORD TARRY.
  • 04:00 THERE ARE WAYS THAT MESSIANIC JEWS SIMILARLY ARE GAME TO REPAIR BREACHES
  • 04:07 AND I KNOW YOU KNOW OF "TOWARD JERUSALEM COUNSEL II"
  • 04:11 PRINCIPALLY THERE ARE OTHER ENDEAVORS AS WELL
  • 04:13 WHERE MESSIANIC JEWS ARE GAME TO REACH OUT TO TELL THE STORY
  • 04:19 AND TO FACILITATE SOME HEALING BY VIRTUE OF SO DOING,
  • 04:22 TO NOT CAST ASPERSIONS
  • 04:25 AND I CAUTION AGAINST THAT PERSONALLY.
  • 04:29 YOU KNOW THE PROBLEM WITH THE ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH IS THIS...
  • 04:31 THE PROBLEM WITH THE BAPTIST IS THIS...
  • 04:32 THE PROBLEM WITH THE PENTECOSTAL IS THIS...
  • 04:34 I THINK WE SHOULD DECIDE OURSELVES...
  • 04:36 WE SHOULD DEFINE OURSELVES
  • 04:38 ON THE BASIS OF WHAT WE'RE FOR...
  • 04:40 NOT WHAT WE'RE AGAINST.
  • 04:42 (PEOPLE CLAPPING)
  • 04:46 I BELIEVE PERSONALLY THAT IT'S BETTER TO LIGHT CANDLES
  • 04:50 THAN IT IS TO CURSE THE DARKNESS.
  • 04:53 I THINK WE DO WELL TO KEEP THAT ALL IN MIND...
  • 04:55 IN ANY CASE...
  • 04:56 RESTORING BREACHES.
  • 04:58 ONCE I HEARD SOMEONE SAY "BLESSED ARE THE PEACEMAKERS".
  • 05:00 WELL THAT CERTAINLY IS BEING FACILITATED THROUGH THE MESSIANIC JEWISH MOVEMENT.
  • 05:04 THERE'S A RETURN TO FIRST CENTURY TYPE OF COMMUNAL JESUS EXPERIENCE.
  • 05:10 THERE IS WITH THE MESSIANIC REVIVAL NOW
  • 05:14 JUST HUNDREDS AND HUNDREDS
  • 05:16 AND HUNDREDS AND HUNDREDS OF CONGREGATIONS ACROSS AMERICA OF DIFFERENT SIZES
  • 05:20 AND THERE IS NUANCE DIFFERENCES AMONG THEM,
  • 05:24 BUT THANK GOD WE'RE HERE.
  • 05:27 THERE'S AN EMERGENCE
  • 05:28 NOT ONLY IN ISRAEL
  • 05:29 BUT IN EUROPE...
  • 05:31 NOT ONLY IN AMERICA,
  • 05:32 ISRAEL, EUROPE...
  • 05:34 THE WORLD OVER
  • 05:35 THERE'S THIS EMERGENT
  • 05:36 CONGREGATIONAL MOVEMENT
  • 05:38 AND EVEN THE TOUCH DOWN
  • 05:40 ISN'T JUST WITH THE CONGREGATIONAL MOVEMENT...
  • 05:42 AS I SAID EARLIER IT'S LIKE A PYRAMID...
  • 05:44 THIS IS THE APEX...
  • 05:45 THE TOP OF IT...
  • 05:47 AND THEN THE BASE IS MUCH BROADER...
  • 05:49 IT'S MUCH BIGGER...
  • 05:50 IT'S CONSTITUTED BY WAY MORE INDIVIDUALS...
  • 05:53 INDIVIDUALS THAT ARE SUPPORTERS OF US
  • 05:55 THOUGH IN DIFFERENT WAYS DON'T DIRECTLY PARTICIPATE WITH US...
  • 05:58 INDIVIDUALS THAT ARE MISSIONARIES TO THEIR RESPECTIVE CHURCHES
  • 06:02 TO CORRECT REPLACEMENT THEOLOGY...
  • 06:04 TO ENCOURAGE ENDEAVORS THAT ARE MORE JEWISH FRIENDLY.
  • 06:08 WE HAVE A LOT MORE FRIENDS THAN WE THINK.
  • 06:10 WHILE WHERE THERE ARE WITHIN THE MESSIANIC JEWISH EXPERIENCE SPECIFICALLY,
  • 06:15 THE CONGREGATIONAL MOVEMENT,
  • 06:16 SOME OF US WHO GAME NOT JUST TO GIVE JEWISH IDEAS
  • 06:19 BUT TO PARTICIPATE IN WHAT DOES A COMMUNAL JEWISH JESUS RELATED STORY LOOK AND FEEL LIKE?
  • 06:26 FIFTHLY, THERE ARE WAYS THAT THE MESSIANIC JEWISH EXPERIENCE
  • 06:30 HOPES TO ACCOMPLISH WHAT I CALL AN AVOCATION FOR RIGHTEOUSNESS IN A VERY UN-RIGHTEOUS WORLD.
  • 06:37 I BELIEVE THERE NEEDS TO BE A FRESH KIND OF ADVOCATING FOR TRUTH IN THE MARKET PLACE.
  • 06:45 I BELIEVE THAT THERE ARE TOO MANY THEOLOGIES THAT ARE DISEASED
  • 06:50 AND THEY BIRTH WEIRD KINDS OF FRUITS
  • 06:53 AND THERE'S SOME OF US THAT WANT TO STAND UP FOR BIBLICAL VISION
  • 06:58 IN AN UNABASHED WAY WITH NO APOLOGIES IN ANY WAY, SHAPE OR FORM.
  • 07:04 IT IS GREAT TO PARTICIPATE IN ADVANCING THE MESSIAH'S KINGDOM.
  • 07:09 I SHARED A LITTLE BIT ABOUT THAT.
  • 07:11 NOW OFF WE GO TO MY GOOD FRIEND, THE DR. MICHAEL BROWN
  • 07:14 WHO'S GOING TO BE SHARING ABOUT THAT AND MORE.
  • 07:19 DR. BROWN,
  • 07:20 ONCE AGAIN,
  • 07:21 PLEASURE TO HAVE YOU WITH US.
  • 07:22 THANK YOU JEFF
  • 07:23 HERE I'M WANTING TO EXPLORE WAYS
  • 07:25 THAT MESSIANIC JEWISH BELIEVERS ARE CONTRIBUTING
  • 07:27 TOWARD THE EVANGELICAL EXPERIENCE IN GENERAL.
  • 07:30 PARTICULARLY, HOWEVER, RELATIVE TO EDUCATION...
  • 07:34 YOU'RE ONE OF THOSE GUYS WHO'S BEEN ENGAGED IN
  • 07:36 TEACHING THE BIBLE TO ASPIRING PASTORS, CORRECT?
  • 07:40 YES, I'VE HAD THE PRIVILEGE
  • 07:41 OF LEADING MINISTRY SCHOOLS
  • 07:43 AS WELL AS TEACHING
  • 07:44 ON A REGULAR BASIS
  • 07:45 AT A BUNCH OF SEMINARIES AROUND AMERICA.
  • 07:47 WHERE ARE YOU HOOKED UP?
  • 07:49 I TAUGHT AS A VISITING PROFESSOR
  • 07:51 AT TRINITY EVANGELICAL DIVINITY SCHOOL
  • 07:53 AND AT FULLER THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY SCHOOL OF WORLD MISSION
  • 07:55 AND I WAS AN ADJUNCT AT REGENT UNIVERSITY
  • 07:57 BUT I'M PRESENTLY AFFILIATED WITH SOUTHERN EVANGELICAL SEMINARY IN CHARLOTTE,
  • 08:01 GORDON-CONWELL THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY IN CHARLOTTE,
  • 08:04 DENVER THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY IN DENVER
  • 08:06 AND THE KING'S SEMINARY IN CALIFORNIA
  • 08:08 AND THEN I LEAD FIRE SCHOOL OF MINISTRY IN CONCORD, NORTH CAROLINA.
  • 08:12 WE SHARE SOME COMMON GROUND THERE.
  • 08:13 PEOPLE MIGHT NOT KNOW DENVER SEMINARY
  • 08:16 AND THEY ASKED ME TO HELP LAUNCH IT...
  • 08:18 A MESSIANIC JEWISH STUDIES PROGRAM WITH A MASTER OF DIVINITY DEGREE...
  • 08:22 SIMILARLY YOU AND I ARE ADJUNCTS OF KING'S SEMINARY
  • 08:25 WITH DR. HAYFORD OUT THERE.
  • 08:27 IT'S REALLY CATCHING ON LIKE FIRE ISN'T IT?
  • 08:29 IT'S AMAZING
  • 08:31 AND I HELPED WITH "CHOSEN PEOPLE" AS THEY WERE PUTTING TOGETHER
  • 08:33 THE CHARLES FEINBERG CENTER FOR MESSIANIC JEWISH STUDIES IN NEW YORK CITY.
  • 08:35 THEY OFFER AN M.A. THERE CORRECT?
  • 08:37 YES, THROUGH TALBOT.
  • 08:39 SO SUDDENLY ALL THESE PROGRAMS APPEARING...
  • 08:41 THERE ARE OTHER SCHOOLS AS WELL.
  • 08:43 BUT HERE'S WHAT I FIND FASCINATING...
  • 08:45 IF I GO OUT AND SPEAK IN A CHURCH SETTING...
  • 08:47 WE HAVE OUR BOOKS,
  • 08:48 OUR MATERIALS THAT ARE ALWAYS OUT THERE...
  • 08:49 LARGE RANGE OF SUBJECTS WE'VE COVERED IN OUR BOOKS...
  • 08:52 AND THERE'S ALWAYS AN INTEREST...
  • 08:53 PEOPLE WILL BUY THE BOOKS...
  • 08:55 AND IF I SPEAK AT A MESSIANIC CONGREGATION
  • 08:57 THEY SEEM TO BUY TEN TIMES MORE...
  • 08:59 THEY SEEM TO BE MUCH MORE INTERESTED IN STUDYING AND DIGGING DEEPER.
  • 09:05 AND WHAT I FIND WHEN I'M TEACHING AT THE SEMINARY LEVEL...OR...
  • 09:07 I WROTE A COMMENTARY ON THE BOOK OF JEREMIAH
  • 09:09 AND SO THE SAME KIND OF THING...
  • 09:11 THERE'S A PERSPECTIVE THAT WE CAN BRING IN.
  • 09:13 I DIDN'T GROW UP STUDYING JUDAISM MUCH...
  • 09:16 I WAS BAR MITZVAHED AT THIRTEEN...
  • 09:17 BUT I WAS SHOOTING HEROIN AT FIFTEEN
  • 09:19 SO I WASN'T THAT RELIGIOUS...
  • 09:20 AND MANY TIMES PEOPLE THINK, "OH, YOU'RE JEWISH..."
  • 09:22 "YOU UNDERSTAND ALL THE BACKGROUND"...
  • 09:24 I DIDN'T KNOW ANY OF THE BACKGROUND
  • 09:25 BUT AS YOU STUDY AND LEARN THIS...
  • 09:27 I STUDIED WITH JEWISH PROFESSORS...
  • 09:28 THERE'S A METHOD OF STUDY...
  • 09:30 THERE'S A METHOD OF MEMORIZING SCRIPTURE...
  • 09:31 THERE'S THE CONTRIBUTION OF THE RABBINIC COMMENTARIES...
  • 09:34 I DON'T LOOK AT THEM AS AUTHORITATIVE THE WAY A TRADITIONAL WAY A JEW WOULD
  • 09:39 BUT IT CHALLENGES YOUR THINKING.
  • 09:41 WHEN I WROTE MY JEREMIAH COMMENTARY
  • 09:42 I QUOTED CHRISTIAN COMMENTARIES,
  • 09:44 I QUOTED TRADITIONAL JEWISH COMMENTARIES,
  • 09:46 I LOOKED AT SOME OF THEM HOMILETICALLY,
  • 09:48 EARLY RABBINICAL WRITINGS JUST TO PAINT A BROADER PICTURE
  • 09:52 AND IT SEEMED TO HAVE A POSITIVE IMPACT...
  • 09:54 JUST ROUNDING US OUT
  • 09:56 BECAUSE AFTER ALL JESUS WAS A RABBI NOT A REVEREND.
  • 10:00 I THINK IT'S FASCINATING THAT...
  • 10:02 AND I'M HONORED TO BE ABLE TO
  • 10:04 PARTICIPATE IN IT BY THE GRACE OF GOD
  • 10:05 AND THAT IS THE LORD RAISING UP
  • 10:07 INDIVIDUALS TO CONTRIBUTE TO A
  • 10:09 CHRISTIAN UNDERSTANDING OF THE BIBLICAL STORY.
  • 10:12 I KNOW THAT I'VE BEEN A PROFESSOR TWENTY-ONE YEARS,
  • 10:14 ADJUNCT NOW BUT FULL TIME FOR MANY YEARS
  • 10:17 BECAUSE OF AN INTEREST IN WANTING TO LOOK AT
  • 10:20 THE BIBLE FROM A JEWISH PERSPECTIVE.
  • 10:22 WE WEREN'T EVEN ON THE MAP 50 YEARS AGO
  • 10:25 AND NOW ALL OF A SUDDEN
  • 10:26 WE'VE WRITTEN 50 BOOKS BETWEEN US LOOKING TO
  • 10:29 EXPLAIN THESE THINGS TO EAGER HEARTS AND MINDS.
  • 10:31 WHEN I'M AT SEMINARY TEACHING
  • 10:33 AND I'VE HAD THE FOLKS THAT HAVE SAT IN YOUR CLASSES
  • 10:36 AND THEY'RE JUST...
  • 10:37 THEIR EYES ARE OPEN...
  • 10:38 "WOW, I NEVER SAW THIS BEFORE!"
  • 10:40 ITS NOT YOUR COMING UP WITH A BAZAAR INTERPRETATION OF THE GREEK THAT NO ONE EVER HEARD OF...
  • 10:43 YOU'RE SAYING, "STEP BACK AND PUT IT IN THIS CONTEXT".
  • 10:47 SUDDENLY THE LIGHT GOES ON FOR PEOPLE.
  • 10:49 AND WHEN I TEACH JEWISH APOLOGETICS,
  • 10:51 WHICH I'VE DONE NOW AT PROBABLY FOUR OR FIVE DIFFERENT SEMINARIES,
  • 10:54 AND WE START TO DIG THROUGH THE TEXTS
  • 10:56 AND THE NEW TESTAMENT USAGE OF THE OLD AND THINGS LIKE THIS...
  • 10:59 QUESTIONS THAT MANY OF THE STUDENTS HAVE HAD ALL THEIR LIVES SUDDENLY GET ANSWERED...
  • 11:03 IT JUST DIDN'T OCCUR TO THEM TO EITHER ASK THE QUESTIONS A CERTAIN WAY
  • 11:08 OR LOOK FOR ANSWERS IN CERTAIN PLACES...
  • 11:10 SO WE FIND THAT ITS ENRICHING JUST AS I CAN LEARN FROM OTHER PARTS OF THE BODY
  • 11:14 THERE'S SOMETHING THAT WE CAN CONTRIBUTE
  • 11:16 AND ONE OF MY FRIENDS YEARS AGO SAID
  • 11:18 THAT MESSIANIC JEWISH BELIEVERS HELP THE CHURCH GET BACK BEFORE CONSTANTINE.
  • 11:23 WE'RE TALKING ABOUT GOING WAY BACK...
  • 11:24 WE'RE NOT TALKING NICENE CREED...
  • 11:26 WE'RE TALKING ABOUT GOING BACK TO A TIME
  • 11:28 WHEN IT WAS VERY JEWISH TO BELIEVE IN JESUS
  • 11:31 AND WHEN THE GREAT MAJORITY OF HIS FOLLOWERS WERE JEWISH,
  • 11:33 HOW DID THAT LOOK AND FEEL?
  • 11:35 AND HOW DID WE THEN SEE THE GROWTH INCLUDING THE GENTILES FROM THERE?
  • 11:38 I THINK IT IS SO EXCITING PERSONALLY AS I'VE SAID,
  • 11:42 I'M HONORED TO PARTICIPATE IN IT...
  • 11:44 I KNOW THAT YOU ARE AS WELL.
  • 11:46 TO ME ITS THRILLING THAT TODAY THERE'S A WORLD,
  • 11:49 SMALL THOUGH IT IS...
  • 11:51 AND ITS NOT THAT THERE AREN'T PROBLEMS WITH TELLING THE STORY
  • 11:53 BUT THERE'S AN INTEREST IN LOOKING AT JESUS WITH JEWISH EYES...
  • 11:56 PAUL WITH JEWISH EYES...
  • 11:58 AND FOLK WHO ARE INVITING JEWISH BELIEVER, SCHOLAR, TEACHER TYPES
  • 12:02 TO CONTRIBUTE TO CHRISTIAN UNDERSTANDING.
  • 12:05 THAT'S SO AFFIRMING PERSONALLY.
  • 12:07 YEAH AND THERE'S SOMETHING ABOUT
  • 12:09 KIND OF THE GUT HARD CORE "LIVE IT OUT" THING
  • 12:12 THAT JEWS HAVE OFTEN EXPERIENCED WHERE ITS NOT JUST ABSTRACT THEOLOGY
  • 12:17 AND I THINK WE CAN BRING THAT AS WELL...
  • 12:19 AGAIN, EVERY PART PLAYS A ROLE
  • 12:22 AND I KNOW WITH EVERY PART OF THE BODY THERE'RE EXTREMES,
  • 12:24 THERE'RE FRINGES,
  • 12:25 THERE'RE PEOPLE THAT GET CAUGHT UP ON ALL KINDS OF TANGENTS...
  • 12:28 BUT I FIND FASCINATING VERSES LIKE
  • 12:30 MATTHEW CHAPTER 5, VERSE 17
  • 12:32 WHERE YESHUA SAYS,
  • 12:33 "I DIDN'T COME TO ABOLISH THE LAW AND THE PROPHETS BUT TO FULFILL..."
  • 12:36 AND IT GOES ON FROM THERE...
  • 12:37 VERSES THAT MOST OF US NEVER PAID ATTENTION TO,
  • 12:39 REALLY NOW IT SEEMS THE WHOLE BODY OR MUCH THE BODY'S
  • 12:41 WAKING UP SAYING,
  • 12:43 "I WONDER WHAT THAT MEANS?"
  • 12:44 IT WAS THERE AND IT'S ALMOST LIKE GOD'S REMOVING THE VAIL
  • 12:47 TO FORCE US TO LOOK AT THESE THINGS.
  • 12:48 NOW IF FOLK WANT TO LOOK IT A LITTLE MORE CLOSELY
  • 12:51 WITH DR. MICHAEL BROWN,
  • 12:52 WE'RE GOING TO GET YOUR WEBSITE UP
  • 12:54 WHERE PEOPLE CAN CONTACT YOU
  • 12:55 AND YOU'VE WRITTEN BOOKS
  • 12:57 AND THERE'S ARTICLES
  • 12:58 AND PEOPLE CAN FIND MORE WHAT YOU'RE ALL ABOUT.
  • 13:01 IF THEY GO TO
  • 13:02 ASKDRBROWN.ORG
  • 13:05 WE'VE GOT A FIVE VOLUME SERIES
  • 13:06 ON ANSWERING JEWISH OBJECTIONS TO JESUS,
  • 13:09 THE JEREMIAH COMMENTARY WE MENTIONED,
  • 13:10 AS WELL AS DEBATES WITH RABBIS
  • 13:12 AND HUNDREDS OF HOURS OF FREE RESOURCES
  • 13:14 THEY CAN WATCH ON LINE AS WELL.
  • 13:15 WELL THANK YOU SO MUCH
  • 13:17 FOR ENABLING PEOPLE TO WATCH YOU FOR A FEW MINUTES NOW.
  • 13:21 THAT WAS MICHAEL BROWN, FRIENDS,
  • 13:23 ONE OF OUR BEST RAISED UP BY THE LORD
  • 13:27 TO HELP FACILITATE THE MIRACLE THAT IS THE MESSIANIC JEWISH REVIVAL.
  • 13:35 ♪ON YOUR WALLS O JERUSALEM♪
  • 13:38 ♪I HAVE SET WATCHMEN...♪
  • 13:40 ♪I HAVE SET WATCHMAN♪
  • 13:43 ♪ON YOUR WALLS O JERUSALEM♪
  • 13:46 ♪WHO SHALL NEVER HOLD THEIR PEACE.♪
  • 13:50 ♪DAY OR NIGHT♪
  • 13:51 ♪DAY OR NIGHT♪
  • 13:52 ♪DAY OR NIGHT♪
  • 13:53 ♪DAY OR NIGHT♪
  • 13:54 ♪I'VE SET WATCHMEN ON YOUR WALLS♪
  • 13:58 ♪DAY OR NIGHT♪
  • 13:59 ♪DAY OR NIGHT♪
  • 14:00 ♪DAY OR NIGHT♪
  • 14:01 ♪DAY OR NIGHT...♪
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  • 15:30 GOOD TO SEE YOU WITH US AGAIN TODAY.
  • 15:32 THANK YOU SO MUCH JEFF.
  • 15:34 WE BELIEVE AND I NOW YOU AGREE
  • 15:35 THAT JEWISH BELIEVERS HAVE LEFT A MARK ON THE BROADER CHRISTIAN UNDERSTANDING.
  • 15:42 HOW DO YOU SEE THAT TO BE THE CASE?
  • 15:44 I BELIEVE THAT STARTING
  • 15:46 IN THE FIRST CENTURY
  • 15:47 WHEN THE FIRST JEWISH
  • 15:49 BELIEVERS FOLLOWED YESHUA
  • 15:50 AND AT THE SACRIFICE OF THEIR OWN LIVES
  • 15:53 TOOK THE WORD OF GOD, THE GOOD NEWS OF THE MESSIAH, OUT TO THE GENTILE WORLD...
  • 15:58 I BELIEVE THAT SOMETHING LIKE THAT IS HAPPENING AGAIN TODAY.
  • 16:02 THERE IS AN AWAKENING;
  • 16:04 I BELIEVE IT'S BY THE PRESENCE OF GOD,
  • 16:07 AMONG MANY, MANY CHRISTIANS...
  • 16:09 AND EVEN MANY JEWISH PEOPLE,
  • 16:11 BUT MANY CHRISTIANS
  • 16:12 TO THE JEWISH ROOTS OF THEIR CHRISTIAN FAITH
  • 16:15 THAT HAS BEEN LACKING OVER THE CENTURIES.
  • 16:17 AND WITH THE RESURRECTED MESSIANIC COMMUNITY,
  • 16:20 THE BODY OF MESSIAH THAT IS JEWISH,
  • 16:23 WE ARE BRINGING BACK THIS JEWISH ELEMENT TO THE FAITH THAT MOST PEOPLE CALL THEIR OWN.
  • 16:28 AND PEOPLE ARE GETTING IT IN DIFFERENT WAYS...
  • 16:30 THERE ARE POPULAR BIBLES OUT NOW
  • 16:32 WRITTEN FROM A JEWISH PERSPECTIVE,
  • 16:34 THERE ARE PROFESSORS AND VARIOUS THEOLOGICAL SEMINARIES TEACHING FROM A JEWISH PERSPECTIVE.
  • 16:39 THAT'S CORRECT
  • 16:40 AND THERE ARE EVEN MESSIANIC JEWISH STUDIES PROGRAMS
  • 16:42 THAT ARE POPPING UP IN VARIOUS SEMINARIES
  • 16:44 WHICH I'M THRILLED ABOUT
  • 16:46 AND EVEN AT OUR SYNAGOGUE...
  • 16:48 WE HAVE A YESHIVA THAT WE HOLD
  • 16:51 AND WE BRING IN PROFESSORS SUCH AS YOURSELF...
  • 16:54 WE HAD YOU TEACH A COURSE ON THE TORAH.
  • 16:57 AND WE BRING THEM IN NOT ONLY TO TEACH OUR CONGREGATION
  • 17:00 BUT PEOPLE FROM SURROUNDING CHURCHES AND OTHER MESSIANIC CONGREGATIONS
  • 17:04 WILL COME TO OUR YESHIVA TO LEARN FROM THESE PROFESSORS.
  • 17:07 AND THERE'S A SENSE IN WHICH THIS TELEVISION PROGRAM IS A YESHIVA
  • 17:11 IN THAT HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS AND MILLIONS OF PEOPLE WATCH
  • 17:14 TO LEARN ABOUT JESUS FROM A JEWISH PERSPECTIVE.
  • 17:17 YES, YOU KNOW JEFF,
  • 17:18 ONE OF THE STRONGEST THINGS I FEEL IS
  • 17:20 THAT ONE OF THE REASONS THAT GOD HAS RAISED UP
  • 17:23 THE MESSIANIC JEWS AGAIN IN THIS TIME
  • 17:25 IS TO HERALD THE MESSIAH'S COMING.
  • 17:27 WE WANT TO JUST SAY THAT HE'S COMING...
  • 17:29 WE BELIEVE THAT ONE OF THE GREATEST SIGNS OF HIS COMING ACTUALLY IS ALMOST A SECRET...
  • 17:33 IT'S A MIRACLE
  • 17:35 AND IT'S THE MESSIANIC REVIVAL THAT'S HAPPENING BEFORE OUR EYES.
  • 17:38 YES AND BEFORE YOUR EYES RIGHT NOW WE'RE GOING TO GO TO BARRY AND BATYA SEGAL
  • 17:44 MINISTERING IN THE LAND OF ISRAEL.
  • 17:49 I THINK THERE'S BEEN
  • 17:50 AN INCREDIBLE
  • 17:52 GROWTH PATTERN GOING ON
  • 17:53 BECAUSE WHEN I CAME ON ALIYAH
  • 17:55 IMMIGRATING FROM AMERICA
  • 17:57 AS A JEW OF COURSE
  • 17:59 AND ONE WHO BELIEVED IN YESHUA,
  • 18:01 THERE WASN'T MORE THAN MAYBE...
  • 18:04 I CAN REMEMBER A HAND FULL OF CONGREGATIONS,
  • 18:06 MESSIANIC CONGREGATIONS IN THE WHOLE COUNTRY
  • 18:09 AND CERTAINLY NOT MORE THAN ABOUT 300 JEWISH BELIEVERS
  • 18:13 WHETHER BORN HERE LIKE BATYA...SABRAS,
  • 18:16 OR THOSE THAT IMMIGRATED LIKE MYSELF.
  • 18:18 TODAY THE ESTIMATES ARE... WE'RE AT LEAST 12,000 JEWISH BELIEVERS IN THE LAND OF ISRAEL
  • 18:24 WITH ABOUT 150 CONGREGATIONS NUMBERING ANYWHERE FROM 20 MEMBERS ON, ABOVE.
  • 18:31 SO SOMETHING IS DEFINITELY HAPPENING AND WHEN PEOPLE PRAY FOR THINGS TO HAPPEN IN ISRAEL
  • 18:37 I WANT TO BE SURE THAT PEOPLE UNDERSTAND GOD'S ANSWERING PRAYER TODAY.
  • 18:43 IT'S MARVELOUS TO SEE SUCH GROWTH.
  • 18:45 EXACTLY
  • 18:46 BUT YOU KNOW AS I SEE
  • 18:48 IT IS THE BODY'S GROWING HERE,
  • 18:50 I SEE THAT ITS REALLY IN
  • 18:52 FULFILLMENT OF PROPHECY
  • 18:54 AS WE'RE PREPARING THE PLACE FOR YESHUA TO COME BACK
  • 18:59 AND SO THE RESISTANCE IS OF COURSE GROWING AS WELL
  • 19:02 AND SO THERE IS DEFINITELY HARASSMENTS.
  • 19:06 PEOPLE ASK ME,
  • 19:08 "DO YOU FEEL HARASSED?"
  • 19:09 "DO YOU FEEL PERSECUTED SOMETIMES?"
  • 19:11 AND I SAID,
  • 19:13 "WELL I DON'T KNOW IF I FEEL PERSECUTED"
  • 19:15 "BUT I DEFINITELY KNOW THAT THERE ARE THOSE THAT ARE SEEKING TO..."
  • 19:18 "THOSE RELIGIOUS POWERS THAT ARE TRYING TO SEEK"
  • 19:21 "AND TO SEE HOW WE CAN BE DIFFUSED..."
  • 19:26 "NOT AS INFLUENCED AND NOT AS..."
  • 19:28 AND SO OF COURSE THERE ARE THOSE THAT WILL SEEK
  • 19:32 BUT I SAY IT WITH AN UNDERSTANDING
  • 19:36 KNOWING THAT IT IS GOD'S WILL
  • 19:39 AND BASICALLY PREPARING THE WAY FOR HIS COMING...
  • 19:42 SO THAT'S HOW I SEE IT.
  • 19:44 SO YOU ARE ABE TO AS IT WERE
  • 19:46 ENDURE IT WITH A SMILE AND A PRAYER AND...
  • 19:49 EXACTLY, WE NEED TO...
  • 19:50 WE HAVE TO MOVE ON WITH GOD'S PLAN
  • 19:53 AND TRUST THAT...
  • 19:54 AND I KNOW THAT THERE ARE MANY BELIEVERS IN THE LAND
  • 19:57 THAT HAVE BEEN HARASSED
  • 19:59 BIG TIME
  • 20:00 AND I KNOW THAT YOU PROBABLY HEARD OF SOME OF THESE...
  • 20:02 I CERTAINLY HAVE.
  • 20:04 I THINK ALSO THERE'S AN ETERNAL PERSPECTIVE
  • 20:07 BEYOND THE PHYSICAL REALM OF DAILY LIFE HERE...
  • 20:10 THERE IS A SPIRITUAL WARFARE GOING ON
  • 20:12 AS WE SEE JUST IN THE PRACTICAL GEO-POLITICAL REALMS
  • 20:16 THERE ARE NATIONS THAT WANT TO DESTROY THE NATION OF ISRAEL.
  • 20:20 WELL, THERE'S ALSO A PERSON KNOWN AS SATAN
  • 20:24 WHO SEEKS TO KEEP THE GOSPEL
  • 20:28 AND THE GOOD NEWS OF HOPE
  • 20:29 TO THE JEWISH PEOPLE AS WELL.
  • 20:31 AND SO THERE'S ALWAYS GOING TO BE THAT TENSION
  • 20:34 OF SPIRITUAL WARFARE
  • 20:36 AND OF COURSE IT SAYS IN THE BIBLE
  • 20:38 THAT SPIRITUAL BLINDNESS HAS HAPPENED FOR A TIME.
  • 20:42 BUT WE KNOW THAT'S LIFTING
  • 20:44 AND SO OF COURSE THERE'S GOING TO BE ALWAYS
  • 20:46 THE TENSION OF LIFE AND DEATH STRUGGLES HERE
  • 20:49 AND I THINK WE'RE IN THAT RIGHT NOW
  • 20:51 ON ALL FRONTS CONCERNING ISRAEL.
  • 20:53 I MEAN THIS IS A VERY, VERY DYNAMIC EXCITING TIME
  • 20:58 BUT ALSO STRESSFUL TIME,
  • 20:59 PERILOUS TIMES
  • 21:01 AS YESHUA SAID WOULD BE IN THE END TIMES.
  • 21:05 THAT WAS DAVID DOLAN WITH BARRY AND BATYA SEGAL.
  • 21:08 AND AS BARRY AND BATYA NOTE
  • 21:10 THE BATTLE RAGES ON IN ISRAEL,
  • 21:12 SPIRITUAL AND MATERIAL.
  • 21:15 TO MATERIAL ISRAEL WE GO NOW
  • 21:17 AS WE CONSIDER THE MIRACLE THAT IS ISRAEL.
  • 21:21 MY SUGGESTION...COME TO ISRAEL...YOU'LL ENJOY IT...
  • 21:23 THIS NINE - TEN DAY TRIP HAS TOTALLY REVOLUTIONIZED THE WAY I LOOK AT...
  • 21:29 THE PROFOUND MEANING AND THE HISTORY BEHIND EVERYTHING AND...
  • 21:32 WE'VE SEEN A LOT OF GREAT THINGS...
  • 21:34 WE'VE LEARNED SO MUCH...
  • 21:36 WHAT CAN BE MORE SPECIAL THAN COMING TO GOD'S LAND WITH GOD'S PEOPLE?
  • 21:39 IF YOU WANT TO FALL IN LOVE WITH ISRAEL AND GOD'S CHOSEN PEOPLE I INVITE YOU TO COME...
  • 21:45 YOU WILL NOT BE DISAPPOINTED.
  • 21:47 JOIN US IN ISRAEL FOR A TRIP OF A LIFETIME.
  • 21:51 ISRAEL IS AN ENCHANTING LAND
  • 21:54 AND IN THE BEST OF SENSES THE LORD BECKONS PEOPLE THERE.
  • 21:57 IT'S HAPPENED FOR YEARS
  • 21:59 AND IF OUR MINISTRY DIDN'T TAKE PEOPLE WE OUGHT TO BE SUED FOR MALPRACTICE...
  • 22:02 WE DO...
  • 22:03 WE SPECIALIZE IN IT
  • 22:05 AND IF YOU CALL 1-800-WONDERS
  • 22:06 YOU WILL TALK TO THE SPECIALIST.
  • 22:08 TRACIE GLAD TO HAVE YOU ON BOARD.
  • 22:09 IT'S GOOD TO SEE YOU.
  • 22:11 NOW WHAT DO YOU DO TO HELP PEOPLE GET ON BOARD?
  • 22:13 I'M IN THE OFFICE EACH DAY
  • 22:15 AND PEOPLE CAN CALL ME
  • 22:16 AND TALK ABOUT THE TOURS.
  • 22:18 I'M REALLY LIKE THEIR
  • 22:19 PERSONAL TRAVEL AGENT.
  • 22:20 YOU CAN GO TO THE WEBSITE,
  • 22:22 YOU CAN GO TO
  • 22:23 WWW.LEVITT.COM
  • 22:25 AND REGISTER ON LINE,
  • 22:26 YOU CAN CALL ME
  • 22:28 AND ASK FOR A BROCHURE...
  • 22:29 I'LL SEND IT IN THE MAIL
  • 22:30 BUT EVERYTHING THAT YOU NEED TO REGISTER IS AVAILABLE ON LINE
  • 22:33 AND ONCE PEOPLE COME ON TOUR DR. SEIF
  • 22:35 THEY ARE GOING TO FIND
  • 22:36 THAT THE LOGISTICS
  • 22:37 RUN VERY SMOOTHLY.
  • 22:39 WE'VE BEEN GOING TO ISRAEL FOR 27 YEARS,
  • 22:41 NEVER CANCELLED ONE TOUR
  • 22:42 AND IN FACT,
  • 22:44 I WANT OUR VIEWERS TO KNOW
  • 22:45 THAT YOU ARE ACTUALLY ON EACH TOUR.
  • 22:47 YOU GIVE THE DEVOTIONS
  • 22:48 AT THE KEY SITES
  • 22:49 IN THE EVENINGS
  • 22:50 AND IT'S JUST REALLY
  • 22:51 A GREAT TIME FOR OUR PASSENGERS.
  • 22:53 I THINK IT'S A TRIP OF A LIFETIME FOR PEOPLE.
  • 22:55 IT REALLY IS A TRIP OF A LIFETIME
  • 22:57 AND THAT'S JUST WHAT I HEAR OVER AND OVER AGAIN WHEN PEOPLE CALL.
  • 22:59 IT'S JUST... >>IT'S A DREAM COME TRUE.
  • 23:00 IT IS A DREAM COME TRUE
  • 23:02 AND THE INTIMACY THAT THEY'RE GOING TO GET
  • 23:04 FROM BEING IN THE HOLY LAND...
  • 23:06 JUST THE FEEDBACK I'VE GOTTEN
  • 23:07 FROM THE PASSENGERS;
  • 23:08 IT REALLY HAS BEEN
  • 23:09 THE JOY OF THEIR LIFE.
  • 23:11 SOMEONE HAS TO DECIDE JUST TO TAKE THE PLUNGE AND DO IT.
  • 23:13 ABSOLUTELY, THEY DO.
  • 23:14 AND I THINK THAT WE WOULD BE A GREAT GROUP TO GO WITH.
  • 23:16 I THINK SO.
  • 23:17 GO WITH SOMEONE...
  • 23:18 BUT GO BY ALL MEANS.
  • 23:19 ABSOLUTELY
  • 23:20 WE'RE GOING TO GO WITH THE LATE ZOLA LEVITT NOW BACK TO 1991...
  • 23:24 A FILM CLIP WHERE HE,
  • 23:25 A MUSICIAN HIMSELF,
  • 23:27 IS ON THE MOUNT OF BEATITUDES
  • 23:28 WITH VIVIAN,
  • 23:29 A WONDERFUL MUSICIAN,
  • 23:31 AND WE'RE GOING TO BE BLESSED
  • 23:32 AS WE CONSIDER THEIR MINISTRY.
  • 23:36 I SPENT TWO YEARS
  • 23:37 SEARCHING THE OLD TESTAMENT
  • 23:39 TO FIND OUT REALLY IF JESUS WAS THE MESSIAH THAT WE HAD REJECTED
  • 23:42 AND IT WAS A SHOCK WHEN I FIRST READ THE NEW TESTAMENT
  • 23:45 BECAUSE I THOUGHT
  • 23:46 SOMEONE HAD FIXED IT...
  • 23:47 IT WAS SO SIMILAR TO THE OLD
  • 23:48 AND I WAS REALLY...
  • 23:51 YOU HAD THOUGHT IT WAS AN ANTI-SEMITIC BOOK
  • 23:53 TO BE READ IN THE CHURCHES ONLY
  • 23:55 AND YOU DISCOVERED IT'S A JEWISH BOOK BY JEWISH WRITERS.
  • 23:58 RIGHT, SO MY MOTHER HAD WARNED ME
  • 24:01 NEVER TO BRING A NEW TESTAMENT IN THE HOUSE
  • 24:03 AND NEVER TO MENTION THE NAME OF JESUS.
  • 24:05 SO I WAS PRETTY MUCH AFRAID TO RESEARCH INTO IT
  • 24:09 BUT I DID
  • 24:10 AND I EVENTUALLY WAS VERY SATISFIED IN MY OWN MIND,
  • 24:14 IN MY OWN HEART
  • 24:15 THAT JESUS WAS WHO HE SAID HE WAS
  • 24:17 AND THAT HE WAS THE MESSIAH THAT I HAD BEEN LOOKING FOR
  • 24:21 AND THE WAY TO THE FATHER
  • 24:23 WHICH I COULDN'T COME ANY OTHER WAY...
  • 24:25 AND SO I GAVE MY HEART AND MY LIFE TO HIM
  • 24:28 AND WAS BORN AGAIN AS A JEWISH BELIEVER.
  • 24:34 VIVIAN'S STORY IS TOUCHING
  • 24:37 AND THERE ARE SO MANY LIKE THAT
  • 24:38 AREN'T THERE MARTY OF JEWISH PEOPLE COMING TO FAITH.
  • 24:42 MANY, MANY JEFF...
  • 24:43 YOURS AND MINE INCLUDED.
  • 24:45 YES...WELL YOU'RE A RABBI OF A MESSIANIC CONGREGATION...
  • 24:48 YOU GET THAT.
  • 24:50 IN FACT MOST RECENTLY YOU TOLD ME AN ETHIOPIAN JEWISH WOMAN CAME TO YOU
  • 24:53 AND WHAT'S THE STORY THERE?
  • 24:54 EXACTLY...
  • 24:55 SHE CAME TO FAITH
  • 24:57 AND CAME TO ME ON SHABBAT
  • 24:58 THIS LAST SATURDAY SERVICE
  • 24:59 AND ASKED IF SHE COULD GO INTO THE MIKVAH.
  • 25:02 THAT'S BAPTISM
  • 25:03 EXACTLY...IMMERSED
  • 25:05 YOU KNOW I REALLY THINK IT'S A MIRACLE FOR A JEWISH PERSON TO ACCEPT THE LORD.
  • 25:08 NOW I'M A JEWISH PERSON WHO DID...
  • 25:10 A MINISTER...
  • 25:11 A THEOLOGIAN...
  • 25:12 I STILL THINK IT'S A MIRACLE FOR IT TO HAPPEN.
  • 25:14 IT'S A MIRACLE FOR ANYONE TO ACCEPT THE LORD
  • 25:16 BUT IT'S A SPECIAL MIRACLE
  • 25:18 WHEN JEWISH PEOPLE ACCEPT THE LORD TODAY.
  • 25:20 THERE'S SO MUCH BAGGAGE THAT WE JEWISH PEOPLE HAVE WHEN WE THINK ABOUT YESHUA, ABOUT JESUS.
  • 25:24 I'M AMAZED THAT I TOOK THE PLUNGE TO TELL YOU THE TRUTH.
  • 25:27 WELL LOOK JEFF,
  • 25:28 OUR FAMILIES ARE NOT FOR IT...
  • 25:30 OUR COMMUNITY IS NOT FOR IT...
  • 25:32 AND WHEN EACH OF US COMES TO FAITH IN YESHUA
  • 25:35 WE DON'T GET A WARM RECEPTION,
  • 25:38 IN FACT, WE GET REJECTION...
  • 25:40 MOST OF US DO IN THE JEWISH COMMUNITY.
  • 25:42 AND SO JEWISH BELIEVERS...
  • 25:43 WE CAN USE ALL THE FRIENDS THAT WE CAN GET.
  • 25:46 ONE OF THE REASONS WHY I WANTED TO DO THIS SERIES
  • 25:48 AND SPEAK DIRECT TO YOU
  • 25:49 AND THEN COME BACK TO RABBI
  • 25:50 IS THAT IF YOU'RE INTERESTED
  • 25:52 IN THE MESSIANIC MOVEMENT
  • 25:53 AND WANT TO BE A FRIEND
  • 25:54 THERE'S WEBSITES POSTED...
  • 25:56 GO TO THEM...
  • 25:57 YOU CAN FIND OUT ABOUT A MESSIANIC CONGREGATION NEAR YOU.
  • 26:00 AND I WOULD BE THRILLED PERSONALLY
  • 26:01 IF OUR CHRISTIAN FRIENDS WOULD WANT TO OPEN THEIR HEARTS
  • 26:04 AND JEWISH PEOPLE AS WELL
  • 26:06 AND ANYBODY WHO'S INTERESTED
  • 26:07 TO GO FIND OUT ABOUT THIS MODERN DAY MIRACLE...
  • 26:10 SOMETHING YOU'RE SPEARHEADING IN DALLAS
  • 26:11 AND YOUR INFLUENCE GOES ALL OVER THE WORLD ACTUALLY.
  • 26:14 I APPRECIATE THAT...
  • 26:15 IT'S JUST THE LORD'S DOING.
  • 26:16 AND SPEAKING ABOUT JEWISH PEOPLE COMING TO FAITH,
  • 26:19 I'M THRILLED WHEN...
  • 26:21 BOTH OF MY PARENTS ARE HOLOCAUST SURVIVORS
  • 26:23 SO I'M THRILLED WHEN A HOLOCAUST SURVIVOR COMES TO KNOW YESHUA
  • 26:26 OR WHEN AN OLDER GENERATION COMES TO KNOW THE LORD...
  • 26:29 WHICH WE JUST HAD...
  • 26:31 A WOMAN WHO CAME TO FAITH AT BARUCH HASHEM IN THE MESSIAH...
  • 26:36 SHE'S 86 YEARS OLD
  • 26:38 AND SHE'S ALSO GOING TO GO THROUGH THE MIKVAH IN THE NEXT WEEK OR SO.
  • 26:40 AMAZING...
  • 26:41 PEOPLE ARE COMING!
  • 26:43 AND I AM THRILLED TO COME TO YOU AND BRING THIS STORY.
  • 26:47 WE'LL LOOK AT IT AGAIN NEXT WEEK
  • 26:49 BUT AS YOU GO NOW,
  • 26:50 SHA'ALU SHALOM YERUSHALAYIM
  • 26:52 PRAY FOR THE PEACE OF JERUSALEM

Episodes in this series

  1. Revival in America and Israel with Dr. Michael Brown
  2. The Congregational Movement with Dr. Erez Soref
  3. The Effect on Christianity Today with Dr. Michael Brown
  4. The “Missing Link” in World Mission and Blessing with Dr. Erez Soref

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Zola Levitt Presents
Levitt Letter
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