Israel & the Middle East

Articles related to current events in Israel other countries in the Middle East region.

9 Points about Jerusalem and the Jews as the Arab World Reacts

Ron writes, "Today it is expected that President Trump will recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. Here are a few things to consider today as you decide where you stand."

How to help Israel prepare for the next war

Aaron writes, "As an Israeli Police officer who gave an informal security briefing I recently attended put it, they are bracing for attacks that will be “all of the above, all the time, everywhere, all at once.” What can Israel’s Christian friends do to help?"

Some thoughts on the schism between Israel and American Jews

Aaron writes, "The modern State of Israel, with all of its imperfections and faults, is a project of the God of the Bible. I’m not a prophet, but I predict that as we move forward fewer and fewer people, Jewish or not, who don’t believe in the God of the Bible are going to support Israel or even not be opposed to it."

Ideas and their consequences: “You may know a tree by its fruit”

Elhanan writes, "It is over and against these multiple gods that Israel, a tiny nation of people, were commissioned to serve the revealed YHVH as his witnesses. They were admonished to not serve these gods of gold and silver and stone, but the one living Creator of all the universe."

Birthing Israel, changing history: The Balfour Declaration

Shira writes, "It is the Sovereign God who positioned men in places of authority and power, who knew the Bible. God's plans will never be thwarted. Blessed are those who have eyes to see and ears to hear!"

CLAIM: Israel no longer Promised Land in New Testament Era

Ron writes, "As we get closer to the next Christ at the Checkpoint conference, a conference dedicated to convincing people that Israel is an illegitimate, oppressive and unbiblical nation, it is important to take a fresh look at their claims, that the New Testament changes the land promises to Israel."

Beer Sheva will never be the same!

Howard writes, "Thank-you for your prayers connected with the events here in Beer Sheva for the 100th anniversary of the ANZAC Beer Sheva Charge and victory. The city has never had a day like this before!"

Reaffirming the decree for Israel’s restoration: Reviving the Balfour Declaration of November 2, 1917

Sandra writes, "This week marks the anniversaries of two historic, global level declarations that released Kingdom of God transformation in the earth."

LISTEN: Lecture: Why did Britain issue the Balfour Declaration?

David Schmidt spoke on Lloyd George's 1917 Cabinet and why Britain issued the Balfour Declaration. The last of our historical lecture series 100 Years Ago:...

Hamas wants Lebanon 2.0—Israel

Ron writes, "Recently, it was announced that Hamas and the Palestinian Authority are back together…again! They’ve buried the (blood-stained) hatchet. But can this really work?"