Ron writes, "Only God could have gathered the Jewish people back to her homeland, and only God could have protected us these 70 years, surrounded by our increasingly violent neighbors."
Israel opened its 70th anniversary festivities with song, dance and fireworks, albeit under the shadow of an Iranian threat.
The conference theme is “Stepping into the role of being a Light to the Nations.” As it has for over 30 years, CFI continues its efforts to bring love and light to the Jewish people, as Christian friends of Israel.
Israel begins celebrations of its auspicious 70th year of existence this evening at sundown, after Memorial Day comes to a close.
Howard writes, "What is God doing in Israel? What is the spiritual state of the State of Israel as she celebrates 70 years as a sovereign nation among the nations of the world?"
Today, April 17, 2018, is Memorial Day (Yom HaZikaron) in Israel, and the nation remembers the 23,646 soldiers who have been killed in battle and 3,134 victims of terrorist attacks.
This evening is the start of Yom HaZikaron (Memorial Day) in Israel, a day that unites its citizens in mourning for their fallen who sacrificed their lives for the existence of this country. Like everything else, mourning and loss touch Messianic believers in the Land as well. We also remember today our sons, daughters, husbands, wives and friends.
Israel will commemorate Yom Hazikaron, Israel’s national memorial day for fallen soldiers and victims of terror on Tuesday evening into Wednesday.
Eddie writes, "First of all we want to thank each one of you for the amazing outpouring of love and support we have received from you since this last battle started two weeks ago. It has been an deep source of encouragement and life for us."
Moran writes, "Why was leprosy such an issue in the Bible? In this week’s reading, the issue of leprosy comes up, and God is very precise in His instructions regarding how to handle the disease."
Stefan writes, "This week Israel will reach a massive milestone in its history: celebrating 70 years of independence. Israel’s re-establishment and its achievements over the past seven decades are astonishing and by far beat the odds of the cards dealt to it on May 14th, 1948."
Elhanan writes, "As we come to the significant 70th year of Israel’s amazing rebirth after 2000 years, rising from those very ashes of the Holocaust, may the Guardian of Israel remember, for His own name’s sake."
Howard writes, "It is often said by even Israeli government ministers that we, the Jewish people, have the right of “self-determination” to be a Jewish nation-state. This can never be a justification by Jewish people for having our own sovereign country."
Eitan writes, "The Scriptures are not silent on the meaning and value of our "sunset years". In fact, there are clear clues for living richly even as our physique might be sagging."
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Gil writes, "It was a call our office manager did not expect to get: on the line was an instructor from a military preparatory program for religious girls."
The Jerusalem Institute of Justice announced on its Facebook page the following regarding one of its important cases.
We continue to pray and lift up Jerusalem pastor Eddie Santoro who has undergone a second extremely dangerous brain tumor today
Read an encouraging report following Pastor Santoro's brain surgery on Tuesday, April 10.