Life & Society

Blog articles written by Israeli believers, and sometimes guest contributors from other countries, related to any social, moral, or other life-related issues.


Elhanan writes, "As with Churchill, those who would speak out about dangers to society are often themselves spoken against. But those with a clear vision must nevertheless speak out. "

How a Passover Seder became the Last Supper

Tzippe writes, "Of all the biblical feasts, Passover, or Pesach, is uniquely significant for Jews and non-Jews alike. God instructed the Jewish people to retell this story throughout their generations."

“Don’t leave before you say these three”

Orna writes, "We have deviated from God’s original command, and instead of meeting Him during this feast and learning more about Him, we turned it mostly into a social event. Why have we deviated so far from God’s original plan for this feast?"

Passover in Israel

K.J. writes, "The days of preparation are unlike like anything I have ever experienced. There is a national surge of joy, optimism, and frenzy."

What I learned about the Church while training to be an Israeli tour guide

Aaron writes, "It was just about the most fun I ever had, almost like a two-year working vacation. I learned a lot about all aspects of the history, culture, geography etc. of this country. But one of the most important lessons I learned was about the Church of Jesus Christ."

Jerusalem Marathon: Running life’s race – splendidly!

Tammy writes, "In 2015, I decided to do something different with my second Jerusalem half marathon: Not only pray for the city during my run, but also to take action. I opted to run for a cause..."

The worst best thing

Eric writes, "You see, we must understand that sometimes the best thing that can happen to someone is what we in our humanity believe to be the worst possible thing for us."

Are there ultra-Orthodox Jews who are willing to read from the New Testament?

Moti writes, "A few days ago, a friend of mine from the congregation called me up and said that he had spoken to an ultra-Orthodox Jew named Moses about Yeshua, and that he agreed to read from the New Testament. It sounded weird to me..."

A little bit of nachat

Orna writes, "I know… there are end time prophecies. There are still difficult and painful days to come. But in the meantime, I will try and do with a bit of satisfaction."

The Good Samaritans in Samaria

Angela writes, "Hands down, one of my favorite Bible stories is of the Good Samaritan... Last month, I read an amazing story about some modern-day Good Samaritans."

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