Messiah Magazine Archives
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Messiah Magazine #16
Spring 2017 (April, 2017)
Jerusalem’s Jubilee Year
The liberation of Jerusalem and the miracle of the Six-Day War fifty years ago.
FFOZ Turns 25
Jerusalem’s Jubilee year marks twenty-five years of FFOZ. Take a trip with us down memory lane.
“A sign on your hand … between your eyes … on the doorposts of your house.”
Messiah Magazine #15
Winter 2017 (February, 2017)
Three religions, Islam, Judaism, Christianity. Three different holy days, but only one Sabbath.
Jesus and the Pharisees had more in common than you might imagine. You might be surprised.
Smoking Hot Music
The inside scoop on the big, bold Middle Eastern sound of MIQEDEM, a new Israeli Messianic band.
Messiah Magazine #14
Fall 2016 (October, 2016)
God’s blessings rest on only one nation—but ultimately extend to all peoples and nations.
When Jesus left Nazareth, not everyone was happy about it, least of all his own immediate family.
Building fake worlds on electronic social platforms has left us lonely. Take a challenge to leave it behind.
Messiah Magazine #13
Summer 2016 (July, 2016)
War in Jerusalem
Messianic Jewish Yeshua follower, Pauline Rose, shares her life stories about the 1948 war in Jerusalem
Miracles of Israel
Boaz Michael speaks of God’s covenant relationship with the land of Israel
A Soul Refreshed
Be encouraged and challenged to disconnect from the world one day each week
Messiah Magazine #12
Spring 2016 (March, 2016)
Tradition and Law
Considering the sages of Yavneh and their biblical responsibility to adjudicate the Torah
Toby Janicki takes a look at what Yeshua and the Gospels have to say about true discipleship
Jeremiah Michael provides historical context and guides us into the study of the Talmud
Messiah Magazine #11
Winter 2015 (November, 2015)
Least and Greatest
Understand Yeshua’s words about John in Matthew 11 by considering their original Hebrew context.
Days of Fasting
Tikvah Michael shares helpful ideas for your family as you fast during times of remembrance.
Fun for kids! Solve a mystery and learn about the trees of the Bible in a crossword puzzle.
Messiah Magazine #10
Fall 2015 (September, 2015)
A Sukkot Story
D. Thomas Lancaster brings the Water Pouring Ceremony of Sukkot to life.
The Mishnah reveals that the sages of Yeshua’s time based their teachings on the biblical texts.
Jacob Fronczak takes a fresh look at God’s covenant relationship with Israel.
Messiah Magazine #9
Spring 2015 (May, 2015)
Interviews, discussions, and reflections on the experiences of visitors coming to Israel.
Boaz Michael provides visual tours of places in Israel that most tourists never have the chance to see.
People Like Us
Stories of Israeli believers in Yeshua and how Messianic Judaism is making an impact in the land.
Messiah Magazine #8
Winter 2015 (January, 2015)
Practical advice for readers—this issue shares a tidbit on speaking words of life to our children.
An examination of the real gospel message, the kingdom of heaven, and the good news.
Explore the northern regions of the Land with Shayna Michael and discover a spiritual gateway.
Messiah Magazine #7
Fall 2014 (October, 2014)
A look at how the “law versus grace” paradigm can stunt spiritual growth and limit our mastery over sin.
Reflections on God’s faithfulness and the dedication we can rekindle in our families during this season.
The words of the prophet Zechariah are literally coming to pass today as the Nation of Israel is inhabited.
Messiah Magazine #6
Summer 2014 (July, 2014)
In the Wilderness
The Negev: Israel’s desert region— consider the ancient promises made and their fulfillment today.
A short study on Yeshua’s sorrowful cry, “My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?”
Siege of Jerusalem
Read the first chapter in Pauline Rose’s eyewitness account of events in Jerusalem during 1948.
Messiah Magazine #5
Spring 2014 (April, 2014)
What did Jesus mean when he instructed his disciples to “shake the dust from your feet”?
Jerusalem of Gold
Discover the Holy City of Jerusalem and learn about her name and her history.
Before the Church
Did the first disciples adopt any new customs or innovations distinct from Judaism?
Messiah Magazine #4
Winter 2014 (January, 2014)
Dig deeper into the end times and the role of Israel in the salvation of the nations.
Why did this sinless man need to undergo a baptism of repentance?
Turn the Other Cheek
Is it a godly thing not to resist one who is evil and defend yourself?
Messiah Magazine #3
Summer 2013 (August, 2013)
Learn about the name of the Messiah, the name above all names.
John & the Bandit
One apostle’s heroic attempt to rescue a lost soul from a life of sin.
Do you find it difficult to tell others about your faith? You’re not alone.
Messiah Magazine #2
Spring 2013 (March, 2013)
The Last Seder
Jesus’ last meal with his disciples, as seen through Jewish eyes.
The Passover Cup
The meaning behind Jesus’ cryptic saying “…this is my blood…” revealed.
Israel in Prophecy
An examination of Israel’s prophetic role and her redemptive calling.
Messiah Magazine #1
Winter 2012 (November, 2012)
The “Good News”
Understanding “the gospel” in its original historic context.
Winter in Jerusalem
Hebrew insight about a winter festival that predates the birth of Jesus.
Birth of the King
A Jewish reading of one of the most well-loved stories in the Bible.