For Zion’s Sake – April 2020

Hi gang! There is so much to pray for during this time of crisis. Please continue praying! Tomorrow, though, is the first Wednesday of the month, which means a worldwide prayer initiative for Israel. God's Word calls us to pray for Israel, so as you stay home today, please carve out some time to pray …

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Jews Praying for Salvation on Temple Mount?

The answer: yes! Two things of note here: Typically, Jews are not allowed to pray on Temple Mount. It is controlled by the Muslim Wakf (religious leader), and patrolled by the Israeli police. However, with everything shut down, access to Temple Mount was possible, and Yehuda Glick, a former MK and outspoken Zionist, took advantage …

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First Israeli C-19 Death, a Holocaust Survivor

Sad news out of Israel, as the first coronavirus death claimed the life of a Holocaust survivor last night. (Read the story here.) Meanwhile, an unrelated account of a 31-year-old nurse recovering from COVID-19 is circulating on social media. In his account, he describes the horror of not being able to breath, and staring death …

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Benny Gantz Given the Mandate to Form a Government in Israel

Rivlin gives Gantz the mandate to form a government In a blow to Benjamin Netanyahu, the left-center Blue and White party leader, Benny Gantz, was given first crack at forming a government in Israel. Including the 15-member anti-Zionist, anti-Israel Joint List of Arab MKs, Gantz managed 61 recommendations. While that does not mean all 61 …

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