As a youth in a traditional Jewish home, Dr. Alpert demonstrated an early and intense interest in the Scriptures. Through his own study and the influence of a friend, Dr. Alpert came to the conclusion that Jesus was the Messiah.
Dr. Alpert and his wife, Bonnie, then entered seminary to begin preparing for a ministry of evangelism and Bible teaching to fulfill the calling of Acts 20:21. Mrs. Alpert earned a double Master’s degree in elementary education while Dr. Alpert majored in theology and adult ministry. Through years of study Dr. Alpert has developed a rare gift of being able to combine the teaching of Jewish history with the geography of Israel, to bring an accurate and unique insight to the serious student of Scripture.
Over the course of his 40 plus years of ministry Dr. Alpert has served as the leader of several Messianic congregations and evangelical churches; and has also been the speaker and teacher on a number of television and radio programs, presenting the Bible from a Jewish perspective. He has also hosted more than 70 tours to the Land of Israel, helping believers “See Israel through Jewish Eyes.”
In his present position, Dr. Alpert serves the Lord in the south eastern region of Chosen People Ministries. Dr. Ben and Mrs. Bonnie, while living in the river region of central Alabama, carry out a vigorous outreach there that includes home visits, fellowship groups and evangelistic training. He also has ministry of teaching in churches the need for Christians to be involved in Jewish evangelism and to the Jewish background of the Bible.
“Dr. Ben Alpert will captivate you with his biblical knowledge and enthusiastic presentation of the Passover meal. His sense of humor is refreshing and will provoke you to laughter. What a blessing!!”