Mission Trip to Igbos in Europe
Rabbi Yehudah “Tochukwu” ben Shomeyr
For the past several years Rabbi Yehudah has been ministering to, working with, and researching the Igbo People of Nigeria and found them to come from various Tribes of Israel, though predominately from the Tribe of Gad through his sons Eri, Areli and Arodi.
Rabbi Yehudah has been to Igboland in Nigeria Africa in 2010 and 2011. He has also attended and spoke at the World Igbo Congress in 2011 and 2012.
You can read more about Rabbi Yehudah’s work among the Igbo on the website: www.abrahamsdescendants.com under the “Tribe of Gad” tab and its sub-tabs as well as www.Igbofriendsofisrael.com
Rabbi has plans returning to both, but until then he desires to visit and minister to Igbos in the Diaspora.
Currently Rabbi Yehudah has the opportunity to visit and minister to Igbo communities in Germany, London and Ireland in November 2013.
There are several ways you can help.
1. Save and redeem aluminum cans and plastic bottles and donate the funds to Rabbi Yehudah through paypal, or send a check or money order to: Kris Shoemaker, PO BOX 763 Ft. Fairfield, ME. 04742
2. Give a onetime donation at: http://www.abrahamsdescendants.com/missions-trip-fundraiser.html
3. Purchase the book: “Yetzer Shalom: Inclinations of Peace” by Rabbi Eh’bed Baw’naw (Christopher Fredrickson) of www.nazarenemedia.net has graciously permitted publication of this special book project as an aid to help raise funds for various ministries he supports and partners with, in this case Rabbi Yehudah ben Shomeyr and Abraham’s Descendants International (www.abrahamsdescendants.com) to help Rabbi Yehudah raise funds for his various mission trips worldwide; all proceeds will go to these ends. You purchase and support of this book and the mission trips it funds is greatly appreciated.
4. Purchase “Finding Gad: The Quest for the Lost Tribe of Gad” This books documents the Biblical, Historical, Archeological, Cultural and Linguistic evidence to show that the Igbo Tribe of Nigeria is actually a portion of the Lost Tribe of Gad through His sons Eri, Areli and Arodi. Proceeds will go directly to the mission fund. You can get your copy at: http://www.lulu.com/shop/rabbi-yehudah-ben-shomeyr/finding-gad-the-quest-for-the-lost-tribe-of-gad/paperback/product-21110920.html
5. Purchase the latest book on the Igbo and their connection to the Jewish people, “Omenana: As in Israel, So in Igboland (Are Igbos, Hebrews?)” by Rabbi Yehudah “Tochukwu” ben Shomeyr, known in Igboland as "Chief Odum Biara Ana Igbo Nwanne Di Uto" is one of the most in depth and comprehensive works of the Igbo and their connection to Israel to date; expounding upon the Biblical, Historical, Archeological, Cultural, Scientific and Linguistic evidence connecting the Igbo Tribe of Nigeria to Gad as well as many other of the 12 Tribes of Israel.” Proceeds will go directly to the mission fund. You can get your copy at: http://www.lulu.com/shop/rabbi-yehudah-tochukwu-ben-shomeyr/omenana-as-in-israel-so-in-igboland-are-igbos-hebrews/paperback/product-21104508.html
6. Implement 101 Suggestions to help raise and save money for the mission: http://www.abrahamsdescendants.com/donate.html
Shalom, Thank you!
- R. Yehudah “Tochukwu” ben Shomeyr