Rabbi Eric Tokajer was raised in a traditional Jewish home, originally from New York and New Jersey, he and his family moved to Sarasota, Florida when he was a teen. After graduating high school, Tokajer joined the Navy and ultimately was stationed in Pensacola, Florida. While in the Navy Tokajer became a believer in Yeshua as the promised Jewish Messiah.
He has lead and planted Messianic Jewish synagogues in Alabama, Florida and Louisiana and is the senior and founding rabbi of Brit Ahm Messianic Synagogue in Pensacola, Florida. Tokajer served as the publisher and director of The Messianic Times and is also an author, having now released four books to date, including his most recent With Me in Paradise- Lesson Learned from a Criminal.
Baruch HaShem is located at 16320 Huebner Road in San Antonio and is led by Rabbi Roy Garcia.