Hannah writes, "While some of [Chabad's] work is commendable, there is a darker side emerging. Supporters would do well to rethink the wisdom of serving as unquestioning 'soldiers of the Rebbe'."
The new findings of tiles from the ancient Jewish Temple provide further archeological evidence of the strong Jewish connection to the Temple Mount, despite what UNESCO might claim.
The Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions Movement (BDS) is now in its 11th year of activism. The fear it has managed to generate among its targets is out of proportion to its size.
Hannah writes, "While other countries can talk of rewarding peaceful behavior and punishing violent behavior as common-sense discipline, Israel's announcement sparked instant controversy, beginning in local media."
Hannah writes, "Dear World Vision: For a limited time, you have a window to exhibit rare Christian courage and leadership in bringing real hope to Gaza. May the truth set you free (John 8:32) to return to that mission field with the spiritual fortitude to do so."
Hannah writes, "Every couple of weeks they would call. They were not... the cloak-and-dagger Yad L'Achim I remembered from 10 years ago, pretending to be Messianic in order to spy on us. This was a kinder, more honest Yad L'Achim. Or was it?"
Hannah writes, "Israel's emergence was unique in the history of nations, and the chain of events that began in May 1948 was more interesting - and far more inspiring - than just another nation making a bid for self-determination. "
With the fourth biannual "Christ at the Checkpoint" (CATC) conference about to take place in the biblical town of Bethlehem (March 7-10, 2016), the stormy past of this evangelical Christian gathering is returning to the media. What are some of the issues?
Not only is Islam not "a religion of peace", it is not really "a religion" at all, any more than is Marxism or Nazism. Islam is a bid for spiritual power far beyond that of a religion OR a political system.
Our unity in Messiah does not require us to sacrifice our individual convictions (Rom.14:5)... But neither does Messianic unity validate all convictions just because their owners proclaim the name of Messiah.