World Events

Commentaries, opinions, or journalistic articles written by Israeli believers related to politics or current events that are related to countries outside of Israel and the Middle East.

Pray for London and learn how to overcome ISIS

"As we follow Yeshua, are we willing to follow in his footsteps of self-sacrificial love? Martyrs for Yeshua don’t kill, but offer life, even to their murderers."

Watch: Refugees leaving Islam en masse for Jesus

Ron writes, "I recently met with a missionary to Europe who told me of one evangelist from a Muslim background who goes into refugee camps every day. Because of the danger, he asks the Lord to lead him to those refugees who are ready."

West to East power shift – what is God’s Last Days strategic purpose?

Paralleling the political-economic sphere is the prayer movement, spiritual revelation concerning God’s heart for Israel, the spread of the Gospel, persecution of believers and manifestation of signs and wonders – indicators of a move of God and all increasingly more prominent in the East than the West.

What has happened to our once ‘Christian nations’?

David writes, "Those of us who were born in the 1950's or before have witnessed massive social and technical changes during our lives - some for the better, but also for the worse... At first the change was gradual, but over the years the change became faster and more extreme..."

Islam and racism

Asher writes, "Some have said that opposition to radical Islamic terror is akin to racism. That is not logical. Consider..."

Angela Merkel: Islamic faith not the cause of terrorism

Ron writes, "German Chancellor Angela Merkel has proclaimed that Islam is not the cause of terror. Since when did heads of state become scholars on Islam?"

Egypt and Jordan: Israel’s peace partners?

Tzippe writes, "Most think of Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi and Jordan's King Abdullah II as Israel's friends. Both Muslim-majority countries signed peace treaties with Israel – Egypt in 1979 and Jordan in 1994 – the only countries in the Middle East to do so."

WATCH: Nikki Haley blasts hypocritical U.N. Security Council

Ron writes, "For the past eight years the United States, under the leadership of President Obama, has distanced itself from its historic friendship with democratic Israel. President Trump’s new UN Ambassador wasted no time and making it clear that the United States was back on the side of the Jewish nation."

VP Pence takes a stand for ‘mercy and truth’

On Wednesday, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence visited the Chesed Shel Emet(h) cemetery, where more than 150 Jewish gravesites were desecrated earlier this week.

An open letter to Seattle Seahawk Michael Bennett

Ron writes, "Dear Mr. Bennett, I see on Twitter that you have turned down a trip to come visit my country, Israel... What changed your mind was this article in the Times of Israel, so you say..."

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