When Christians Stand with Israel, Israel Notices!

Having just traveled to Israel and visited the Lebanese and Syrian borders (see this morning's post), I can say without hesitation that Israel is still safe to visit, and that Christians should continue blessing Israel with our presence. In fact, what is normal life for Israelis has driven some away in times past. Israelis have …

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For Zion's Sake – December 2019

Dear faithful prayer warriors, tomorrow is the first Wednesday of the month, meaning it is time to join once again with thousands of Christians around the world for a common time of prayer for Israel. The Isaiah 62 Prayer Initiative calls believers to join the global movement in praying specifically, according to prayer points provided …

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Blue Flag 2019

https://youtu.be/k7dl6WtHLT8 This military exercise was just wrapping up as we arrived in Israel several days ago. Since then, the IAF (Israeli Air Force) has conducted missions in Syria. It's a busy place militarily, yet so incredibly peaceful inside Israel! Read more about Blue Flag 2019 here, and about Syrian air strikes here. Behold, He who …

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Within Your Gates, O Jerusalem!

I was glad when they said to me,“Let us go to the house of the Lord.”Our feet are standingWithin your gates, O Jerusalem,Jerusalem, that is builtAs a city that is compact together. ~Psalm 122:1-3 As Jewish pilgrims made their way to Jerusalem three times a year for the major feasts, they sang the Psalms of Ascent (Psalms 120-134). The Temple …

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