Matt asked God to show him if Jesus was the Messiah. As God continued to open his heart, Matt saw that Jesus fulfilled the Torah and the Prophets, and the natural thing for a Jewish person was to follow Jesus, the Jewish Messiah.
Jeff grew up in a Jewish family and, as many Jewish people do, he thought to be Jewish and to believe in Jesus was impossible. His grandfather’s stories of persecution at the hands of so-called Christians reinforced this idea in Jeff.
Ronit grew up in a religious Jewish home. She loved her traditions and going to synagogue. However, she felt that she did not have a deep relationship with God.
Michael grew up in a Jewish home, but as a teen rock music and drugs became the driving forces in his life. Although, he thought he was a “good person,” he lived for himself. Some of his friends took him to church.