Is the US Going to War with Iran?

If you have followed the news at all, you are aware that Iran shot down an American Navy drone on a surveillance mission in the Persian Gulf. Iran claims the drone had entered Iranian airspace, though US military personnel and President Trump state unequivocally that the drone was flying in international airspace. Nonetheless, the Iranians …

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Do Evangelicals Play a Key Role in Middle East Peace?

I am amazed at the doors open for evangelical Christians in the Middle East, and I am especially grateful for men like Joel Rosenberg who God has placed for such a time as this.  As noted before, Rosenberg has led Christian delegations into the chambers of the most high ranking leaders in the Middle East, …

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Iran Sanctions…and Christians Visit UAE and Saudi Arabia

On a day filled with news about the latest phase of sanctions reimposed on Iran, the more encouraging news is out of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Saudi Arabia. Indeed, on August 7, President Trump signed an Executive Order, vowing to reimpose sanctions on Iran.  (State Department report, including the actual Executive Order can …

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“Hatikva” Played for First Time in UAE Following Israel’s Gold Medal Win

Earlier today, Israeli judo champion, Sagi Muki won a gold medal at a major international event in Abu Dhabi UAE.  This is not the first gold medal win for Muki or the Israeli team, so what is so special about today's win at the Abu Dhabi Grand Slam? History was made as "Hatikva" (the Israeli …

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