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The High Holy Days: Ahm Yisrael Messianic Synagogue

The High Holy Days: Ahm Yisrael Messianic Synagogue

At sunset Sept. 29, Jews worldwide welcomed in the traditional, Jewish new year. With none of the glitzy television coverage of the Jan.1 event, Rosh Hashanah, literally “head of the year,” is a two-day celebration that begins on the first day of Tishrei by the Hebrew calendar.   Read the full article in the Oct. 10 issue of Navarre Press. Visit navarrepress.com/subscribe to view […]

Mission: Colombia

Mission: Colombia

In June of this year, Dylan White, Director of Young Adult Ministries at First Baptist Navarre traveled to Colombia for the 2019 She’erit (Remnant) Conference. Organized by Kehilat Yovel (Congregation of Jubilee), Bogota and Ahavat Ammi Ministries (For the Love of My People), Fort Worth TX, the conference goal was to “seek to understand and […]

Worshiping together as one

Worshiping together as one

Ahm Yisrael Messianic Synagogue in Navarre, led by Rabbi Wayne Leland, is a congregation that believes that the “Jesus” of the Bible, Yeshua in Hebrew, is the long-promised Messiah. Christians might marvel that Jewish believers have joined our ranks when, in truth, it is we non-Jewish believers who have joined their ranks.   Read the […]

10 Things to Know for Monday

10 Things to Know for Monday

1. WHO TRIES TO MAKE NICE WITH TRUMP Ex-White House strategist Steve Bannon, who was quoted questioning the president’s competence in the new book “Fire and Fury,” backtracks and calls Trump “completely fit.” 2. 32 MISSING AS SHIPS COLLIDE OFF CHINA’S COAST A search is underway after an Iranian oil tanker collides with a freighter […]

Synagogue rings in the new year

Synagogue rings in the new year

With the sounding of shofars (ram horns), singing of songs and spiraling purple flag dances, the worshippers at Ahm Yisrael Messianic Synagogue welcomed the Jewish new year last week as part of Yom Teruah. Yom Teruah, or Rosh Hashanah as it is also called, is believed to be the date that the universe was created […]

5 Things to Know in Florida for March 5

5 Things to Know in Florida for March 5

Your daily look at news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today. STATE SUPREME COURT TAKES UP CHALLENGE TO NEW DISTRICTS The fate of Florida’s 27 members of Congress is now up to the state’s highest court. The Florida Supreme Court on Wednesday held an hour-long hearing on a long-running legal […]