"Deal of the Century" Released…but What will Come of It?

This morning President Trump released his administration's "Deal of the Century," which includes a two-state solution. Some will love the deal, others will hate it. Some have already accepted it, some rejected it even before it was announced. It remains to be seen how it will play out. However, there are very strong political implications. …

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Will Benny Gantz Accept President Trump's Invitation

Netanyahu, Gantz invited to the White House. Will Gantz go? As I post this, Israel's Blue and White party leader, Benny Gantz, is scheduled to make an announcement regarding President Trump's invitation to join Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the White House on Tuesday to discuss the Deal of the Century. There is a very …

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VP Mike Pence's Visit to the Western Wall

Yesterday, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and American Ambassador to Israel David Friedman accompanied Vice President Mike Pence on an historic visit to the Western Wall. It was not until President Donald Trump visited the Western Wall in May 2017 that sitting heads of state dared go there, for fear of geopolitical blow back. As …

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Politics, Israeli Elections and World Events in Perspective

On a very rare weekend in which to focus solely on what the Lord put before me, I was blessed to work on tour and teaching plans for our Israel trip in November, and also to tune in to most of the Understanding the Times Conference. (See my review in yesterday's post.) I was also …

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