Tracking events and trends in Israel, Russia and the epicenter
Here’s a game plan to stop ISIS & the jihadists in the epicenter. The President admits he has no strategy. Thank God others do.
(Central Israel) — The President of the United States has absolutely no idea what he is doing in the Middle East. Mr. Obama apparently has plenty of time to play golf. Yet he refuses to invest the time and energy necessary to come up with a plan to stop — much less defeat — ISIS, despite the genocidal attacks their […]
Santorum & NRB executives showed real leadership by visiting Israel amidst a hot war. They get the importance of US-Israel alliance & gravity of jihadist threat.
(Central Israel) — Last week, I had the opportunity to speak to and travel through Israel with two solidarity delegations from the United States. One was organized by former Senator Rick Santorum and included businessmen, journalists and evangelical Christian pastors from across the country. The other was led by Dr. Jerry Johnson, president & CEO of the National Religious Broadcasters […]
BREAKING: On Day #50, new cease fire takes effect after 4,450 rockets fired at Israel. Will the truce hold?
(Central Israel) — Today is Day #50 is Hamas’ war against the people of Israel. Thus far, Hamas and its Radical Islamic terrorist allies have fired 4,450 rockets, missiles and mortars at Israeli civilians, both Jews and Arabs. Yet in the last hour or so, Hamas and Israel have agreed to a new ceasefire deal, one […]
GAZA WAR UPDATE, Day #46: Israel scores enormous intelligence & operational coup, killing 3 senior Hamas commanders in airstrike. I spent day with NRB solidarity delegation in Israel.
(Jerusalem, Israel) — The last 48 hours have seen a dramatic surge of violence here in Israel, and horrific atrocities throughout the epicenter. At the moment it is 2:15 in the morning here, the beginning of Day #46. Here is the latest: Hamas and its allies have fired more than 320 rockets at Israel since […]
GAZA WAR UPDATE, Day #44: Hamas breaks 11th ceasefire. Massive barrage of rockets fired at Israel. IDF prepares for new ground offensive. I’ve joined Sen. Rick Santorum’s Solidarity Delegation in Israel
(Jerusalem, Israel) — Greetings from Israel. Thank you so much for your prayers and notes of encouragement. Please keep praying for the peace of Jerusalem and all of Israel. Please mobilize family and friends to pray more. Events are moving rapidly here. On Tuesday, Hamas broke another ceasefire agreement. This is the 11th time Hamas and its […]
I have just interviewed an Iraqi pastor on the terrible persecution Christians in Iraq are facing. Please listen & share with others.
(Washington, D.C.) — Right now, we are witnessing horrific war and bloodshed and lawlessness in the epicenter. We are seeing some of the worst persecution in the modern history of the Middle East unfold before our eyes. Radical Islamic extremists are crucifying and beheading Christians, forcing followers of Christ to convert or die, driving Christians from their homes and looting all […]
Our family is moving to Israel. We’d be grateful for your prayers.
August 13, 2014 Dear Friends – Greetings from Northern Virginia! We hope you are enjoying the Lord and this beautiful summer. Lynn and I are writing to share with you several significant changes in our lives. We are excited about them and we would deeply appreciate your prayers. First, we are moving to Israel as a […]
This is a time for Christians to show solidarity with Israel as she faces an onslaught of terrorism. It’s also a time to show compassion towards Palestinians who are being crushed by Hamas. A few thoughts to consider.
(Washington, D.C.) — On July 31st, I first published this column. The response has been very encouraging, but I believe many more Christians need to hear this message, so I’m publishing it again. Please share it with others, and encourage each other to love Israelis and Palestinians, not just one side or the other. Thanks, and […]
“The Future of America, Israel & the Middle East in the Light of Scripture.” Notes from my address to the Family Leadership Summit.
(Ames, Iowa) — It was an honor to be invited to speak at the 2014 Family Leadership Summit here in Ames, Iowa, and to spend personal time with many of the speakers and grassroots leaders who attended. Most of the speakers were Governors, Senators, Congressman and potential presidential contenders. The covered a range of economic, social […]
Antisemitism on rise across Europe “in worst times since the Nazis.” Sharansky warns we’re seeing “beginning of the end” of Jews in Europe.
>> You can watch The Family Leadership Summit live online on Saturday, August 9th. My talk is scheduled to begin at 10:55am central time/11:55am eastern. (Ames, Iowa) — In a few hours, I will address The 2014 Family Leadership Summit here in Ames. Most of the speakers are Governors, Senators, Congressmen and potential presidential contenders […]