For Zion’s Sake – February 2019

Hi friends! It's the first Wednesday of February, which means people from around the globe are standing united in prayer for Israel! Are you a watchman on the wall? (Isaiah 62:6) If so, today's your day! If not...why not? Psalm 122 commands us to pray for the peace of Jerusalem. That word peace in Hebrew …

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Israel Shattering Tourism Records

November 16 was a big day in Israel.  On that day, Israel broke her all-time record for tourists in a single year...with still a month and a half to go! The Ministry of Tourism reported 3.6 million visitors to the Jewish homeland since January 1, 2018, about 500,000 of them in October (driven by the …

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It’s Not too Late to Join the Fun!

Sundown on Sunday marks the beginning of Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish civil New Year.  (The religious new year begins with Passover in the spring.)  In Israel and around the world, Jewish people will welcome the new year by wishing one another Shana Tovah (Happy New Year) and sending one another greeting cards.  (Hint: send a "Shana Tovah" …

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Revealing the Wonders of the Fall Feasts

As Christians, we understand the spring and fall feasts of Israel point to Jesus the Messiah, who fulfills every feast. But the feasts are Jewish at their core.  So, how are the feasts celebrated in Jewish homes, and what more can we glean from them from a Jewish perspective?  Are there wonders waiting to be …

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