What will the US Peace Plan Look Like?

Hi friends!  Are you like me...anxiously awaiting the unveiling of the US peace plan?  While I believe the peace plan will offer the Palestinians unprecedented resources to better the lives of their people, I will be shocked if they ever agree to a peace plan with Israel.  Why?   Because they don't want peace with Israel...they …

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Trump: “Prayer Changes Hearts and Transforms Lives”

Welcome back friends!  This morning I shared a "feel good" story about what happens when a Muslim who hated Jews comes to faith in Jesus.  I also promised another "feel good" story today, so let's fulfill the promise! This story is multi-layered, as it highlights God's incredible grace in reaching into the depths to save …

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PA Fury and Talks between Turkey and the Vatican

These remain interesting days in the Middle East, as tensions stir and factions plot their next move. Earlier this week, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas gave an impassioned speech denouncing Israel, following confirmation of parameters of the US peace plan provided by Saudi officials. The plan allegedly calls for something less than statehood for the …

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Hanukkah Celebrations in the White House and at the Western Wall

There is clear and growing affinity between the current American administration and Israel.  Early in his presidency, Donald Trump made a stop at the Western Wall in the Old City, and just recently proclaimed Jerusalem the capital of Israel. As we eased into Hanukkah last Tuesday, the joy was shared in both camps.  Israel's top …

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