Jews for Jesus member to speak

PARKERSBURG – Karl deSouza of Jews for Jesus will speak at Fairlawn Baptist Church at 5 p.m. March 24.

Jews for Jesus uses creative methods and contemporary issues to present the message that Jesus is the Messiah to Jewish people around the world.

DeSouza heads the Montreal outpost of Jews for Jesus, reaching out to Jews in Quebec and across Canada.

DeSouza will set a table with items traditionally used at the Passover meal and detail their spiritual significance. He will also explain the connection between the events of the first Passover in Egypt and the redemption that Jesus accomplished, as well as the deep bond between the ancient Passover feast and the Christian communion celebration today.

Jews for Jesus has presented “Christ in the Passover” at more than 38,000 churches.

DeSouza will be available to answer questions after the presentation.

There is no admission charge.