Recently the International Christian Embassy of Jerusalem (ICEJ) moved their international headquarters from Jerusalem to the nearby Talpiyot business district. The move is temporary until a more permanent home can be secured in Jerusalem.
Last year the USA and Israel withdrew from UNESCO (the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization). A persistent volume of anti-Semitic attacks on Israel and the Jewish people escalated a call for action.
Anti-Semitism has been called the longest hatred. It is evil, violent, and inflicted with shocking incidents. Last October shooter Robert Bowers killed eleven Jews and wounded six during a Shabbat worship time at the Tree of Life, Synagogue in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Bowers screamed “All Jews Must Die” during the attack.
Last July 19 the Israel Knesset passed the Nation-State Law 62-55. Opinion, argument and comments came quickly. Frankly, the wording of the Bill simply summed up values known for 70 years. The founding fathers proclaimed ‘the establishment of a Jewish State in Eretz Israel May 14, 1948. It was to be known “as the state […]
As Israel prepares to celebrate seventy years did you know: Israelis, per capita, are the world’s biggest consumers of fruit and vegetables? Israeli cows produce more milk per cow than almost any country in the world? Cherry tomatoes were originally developed in Israel, 1973? (amazingisrael.com) A crossroads of ancient and modern civilizations Israel is captivating […]
This is the season of joyful feasts, a time of year where the faithfulness and triumph of the Lord is measured against worldly threats. Jesus used the Feast of Tabernacles to make a profound statement. On the last day of the Feast, He declared rivers of living water would flow from the innermost being of […]
It was dawn October 31st, 1917. The Australian Light Horse were ready, behind a ridge 6 kilometres south-east of Beersheba. They started at a trot, rising to a gallop across a gently sloping field. Deep trenches were scattered to catch unsuspecting horse and rider. As I walked the length of that historic arena, my heart […]