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.

Waiting on HaShem

It seems as though we are hit with a whole bundle of “waiting moments” in our early adulthood.

There is nothing I dislike more than waiting. It’s perhaps my least favorite activity in life, and the word “patience” makes me cringe. As a child, my mom would constantly remind me: “You’ve got to learn to be …

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There is nothing I dislike more than waiting. It’s perhaps my least favorite activity in life, and the word “patience” makes me cringe. As a child, my mom would constantly remind me: “You’ve got to learn to be …

READ THIS

Lights in the World

Hold fast and shine the light.

Rabbi Shimon and the Light of the Galilee

What is the significance of Lag BaOmer for disciples of Yeshua?

Keeping Count

The days of the omer give us time to prepare our hearts to receive the Torah.

Blogs Archive

See what you've missed. Browse through 115 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.

Shavu'ot 2018


Check out dates of upcoming events.

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