“THE PRAYER LIFE OF JESUS” - The Spirituality of Jesus
Featuring guest speaker Richard Flashman of Chosen People Ministries
Saturday, February 4, 7-8:30 p.m. St. Andrew UMC — Great Room
Richard Flashman: Associate Professor, Feinberg Center D. Min., Gordon Conwell Theological Seminary Th. M., Trinity Evangelical Divinity School M. Div., Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
Dr. Richard H. Flashman was raised in a Jewish family in Newton, Massachusetts. In college, a young man shared the Good News about Jesus with him and challenged him to read the Hebrew prophets. After reading Isaiah 53 , Rich realized that Jesus was Israel’s promised Messiah.
Rich is currently an Associate Professor of Practical Theology and teaches in Brooklyn, NY, at the Charles L. Feinberg Center for Messianic Jewish Studies, an extension of Talbot School of Theology in partnership with Chosen People Ministries. Dr. Flashman teaches the survey courses in Old Testament and New Testament as well courses in Practical Theology. He also serves as the Chaplain and the Director of Field Education.
In addition, Rich is the lead congregational planter of one of the only English speaking Messianic congregations in Brooklyn, NY, Beth Sar Shalom , House of the Prince of Peace. Previously, he served for over 27 years as the lead pastor for two Evangelical Free Churches in Connecticut. During that time he taught and trained pastors, church planters, and missionaries at the Bible College level in Russia, India, and Thailand.