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URGENT, STRATEGIC PRAYER THIS WEEKEND FOR ISRAEL!

This Sunday, 72 nations are scheduled to gather in Paris to determine how Israeli land should be divided into a Palestinian state. As you can imagine or may already know, the meeting is of utmost significance. We cannot overstate its importance on a global or Kingdom level, nor can we…...

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Why November 29 is a Street in Jerusalem

It has been said that November 29 is a day that never ends. On that date in 1947, the members of a new organization convened in a building in New York City and changed the world. A vote was held to decide whether to partition the British Mandate of Palestine…...

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How Hanukkah Empowers Us to Overcome the New anti-Israel Alignment this New Year

A day before Hanukkah, US President Obama brokered UN Security Council Resolution 2334, declaring that Judea and Samaria (including the Western Wall) belong to Palestine. The resolution puts in place putative legal groundwork, lacking until now, for dividing Israel into a Palestinian state. The exquisitely evil timing of the American…...

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UN Resolution on the Temple Mount: A Prophetically Laughing Matter

On October 16, 2016 UNESCO (UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization) passed a resolution dismissing any Jewish or Christian ties to the Temple Mount – past, present or future – in favor of Muslim/Palestinian claims. The UNESCO vote was part of the broader lawfare campaign being waged against Israel by…...

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Deeper Meanings of the Feast of Tabernacles (Sukkot)

Traditionally called the season of our joy, Sukkot begins in Israel tonight, on Tishrei 15. Despite the ongoing trials of life, the nation takes a full week to rejoice in God’s goodness, as Deuteronomy16:13 commands. Then it emerges strengthened by His joy. What a message to the world – and…...

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Moving to Israel During the Ten Days of Awe

I’m blessed to watch a lavender sunset from our home overlooking the Mount of Olives, ushering in the last of Israel’s Ten Days of Awe, 5777, as I write. The Ten Days of Awe (“Yamim Noraim”) began with the Feast of Trumpets, also marking Rosh HaShana. Focusing on sincere repentance,…...

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Blessings of Elul (September 4 – October 3, 2016)

Special Grace for Intimacy with God On September 4 we entered into the month of Elul. Elul is the 6th month of the year on the holy calendar God assigned to Israel in Exodus 12:2. It is also the 11th month of the year on Israel’s civil calendar that some…...

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Arab-Israeli Reconciliation: Important New Stride

Last week we had the joy of participating in a reconciliation summit focused on healing spiritual wounds from the ancient breach between the two mothers Sarah and Hagar. Arab, Jewish and international prayer leaders came together in an amazing level of unity. We committed to surrender to the leadership of…...

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Tu b’Av: the Jewish Holiday of Love (August 19, 2016)

  Tu b’Av (translated, 15th [day of the month] of Av) is known as the holiday of love. It is not a Levitical feast, nor is it directly referenced in the Scriptures. There are, however, interesting biblical associations with this historical celebration. Tu b’Av falls this year on August 19,…...

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Tisha b’Av: Mourning Destruction of the Temple in Light of a “New and Living Way”

  The Jewish observance of Tisha b’Av (translated “9th day of [the month of] Av”) falls this year on August 13-14.  Marked by fasting, prayer and Scripture readings, Tisha b’Av is considered the saddest day of the year. This is because on precisely Av 9, devastating calamities have befallen the…...

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