Bringing Good News from the Middle East, Myles teaches about the birth of the Church on location at the Jerusalem Temple's Southern Steps. We learn how Evangelist Jacob Damkani, a Persian Jew, fearlessly brings the Gospel to Israelis.
Shavuot (Pentecost) commemorates the anniversary of the day God gave the Torah to the entire nation of Israel assembled at Mount Sinai. Among Christians, Pentecost commemorates the descent of the Holy Spirit upon the Twelve apostles and other followers of Jesus as described in the Acts of the Apostles 2:1-31. For this reason, Pentecost is sometimes described as the "Birthday of the Church."