Messianic Jewish Youth Initiative

12-21 is a community of Messianic youth strengthening the bonds of faith and community through programmed events and learning opportunities.

From Camper to Counselor

Transition and growth in leadership.

Before going to Camp Tzadi, I was a camper at a different Messianic summer camp for two years. In those two years, I met some of my closest friends who have loved and supported me through the past three years of my life. Camp was where I le…

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Before going to Camp Tzadi, I was a camper at a different Messianic summer camp for two years. In those two years, I met some of my closest friends who have loved and supported me through the past three years of my life. Camp was where I le…

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Active Discipleship

Growing up within the Christian faith, I always found myself trying to figure out what it meant to live as Jesus did.

Holy Rebellion

I would argue that those who leave the faith whether temporarily or permanently perhaps aren’t as rebellious as you think. They aren’t the real rebels. You are.

Life Is a Test

A Book Review

Blogs Archive

See what you've missed. Browse through 128 previously published articles in our blogs.

Who We Are

12-21 is part of the ministry of First Fruits of Zion, created to provide the next generation of Messianic Jews and Gentiles with the community and resources necessary to live as followers of Yeshua.

What We Want

  • To establish a generation that can transmit the message of the Messiah and continues in the mission of advancing his kingdom
  • To educate the next generation in Messianic Jewish faith, practice, and heritage
  • To encourage discussion and social connection among Messianic youth

How We’re Making it Happen

  • Online articles, education resources, and social media presence for learning and connecting with a young Messianic community
  • Conferences and programmed events combining social interaction and classroom learning
  • A ten-day summer camp packed with adventures, education, and spiritual growth

Events

Look out for what's already been happening and what we are now planning.

Going Offline — Winter Shabbaton


Check out dates of upcoming events.

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