In recent years, over 120,000 Ethiopian Jews have made aliyah (return to the Jewish homeland, Israel). As you can imagine, the cultural adjustment from third world conditions to one of the most high-tech countries on earth is mountainous. Yet, there are 8,700 Ethiopian Jews yearning for the opportunity to “come home.”
The International Christian Embassy Jerusalem has played a huge role in not only chartering flights on which Ethiopian Jews have returned, but also providing resources to help them assimilate. Now, they are on a mission to bring home the final 8,700!
To that end, ICEJ has produced a documentary entitled Journey of Dreams, and is making it available to those who contribute at least $50 USD toward the effort to bring them home. Here is a trailer of the documentary: