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Above, Dan Ashton, Pastor of the Rozetta Baptist Church explains the procedures to those in attendance of the Feast of the Passover before introducing special guest Roy Schwarcz.
Mark Baker, Pastor of the Grace Bible Church in Oquawka also helped obtain his friend Roy Schwarcz for the evening and many of his congregation were in attendance.
Schwarcz's mother settled in NY with her family after fleeing the persecution of Jews by the Nazis. At the age of 13 Ron received his Bar Mitzvah in Orthodox tradition.
In his studies to become a lawyer, traveling across the US he was converted while arguing with Christian Gentiles in La Crosse, Wisconsin. He graduated from Moody Bible Institute with a Masters in Theology and has devoted his life to telling the stories of Jesus, leading Bible studies in the Chicago area and targeting Jewish communities. He founded the Chosen People Ministries with the hope of going to Israel to convert Jews to Christianity. Roy is married to Joanne and they have four daughters and eight granddaughters. He has worked on college campuses, and began four Messianic Congregations in Chicago area and Canada, and leads home Bible studies. His testimony is at www.ifoundshalom.com/video/roy-schwarcz.
Roy Schwarcz of Chicago area, a converted Jew raised in New York, was special guest at the Rozetta Baptist Church Thursday where he explained the traditional Jewish Passover Feast and how it relates to Christianity to a fellowship hall full of Christians from Oquawka Faith Bible and Rozetta Baptist churches and their guests.