Shevet Achim – Dwelling Together

Perhaps you have heard about the thousands of Syrians who have been treated in Israeli hospitals, or the field hospital Israel set up at the Gaza border for Palestinians? Israel has excellent medical care and is generous in sharing that…

More Exciting Archaeological Discoveries in Israel

There have been some exciting discoveries in Israel recently - a very rare seal was found in the City of David, belonging to a Hebrew woman called Elihena Bat Gael, from the First Temple Period - more than 2500 years ago. Seals from this…

HUMANITARIAN AID

Whilst we know that eternal life is a greater gift than any temporary help we can give on this earth, God makes his passion for the poor and needy very clear throughout Scriptures. If we love God, we cannot ignore the needs of the people…

Do You Need a Miracle?

“Go inside and shut the door behind you”, Elisha told the widow, who was in a flat-out panic. A debt collector was breathing down her neck, threatening to take her two sons as slaves since she had nothing else to give him. If anyone…

Strategies for Getting to Know Your Bible

Ladies and gentlemen, we have a calamity on our hands. We have become Biblically illiterate. Recent surveys show it is far worse than we thought. Far too many Christians haven’t got a clue what is really inside our most precious book, and…

“My Father was a wandering Aramean…”

The travels and troubles of the Jewish people are well known. But how much do you know about where they have been and what they have been through since the time of Jesus? The history of the people of Israel is fascinating with all manner of…

How to witness to Jews?

How to witness to Jews? Virtually all Jews are proud of their identity as Jews, but this does not in itself make a statement about what they believe about God. Even religious Jews may have varying beliefs about God. It is more important to…

Dressing up for Purim

Everyone is dressing up in funny outfits here in Israel - it's Purim! The name "Purim" comes from the lots that were cast in the story of Esther, and commemorates the narrow escape of the entire Jewish race from an annihilation attempt at…