Water Levels in Kinneret

Last week's rains brought the Kinneret water level up 2 inches—the fastest it's risen in the past 4 years. God is answering our prayers. Please continue to pray that Israel's water sources will be renewed especially in these next few months during the rainy season in Israel. … [Read more...]

Israel as Training Grounds against ISIS

Pray for Israeli relations with other countries fighting terrorism as Israel may become a training hub for security and counterterrorism units from Kazakhstan and other Central Asian countries concerned about Islamic State and other terrorist groups. … [Read more...]

Parashat Vayeizei (And He Went Forth)

Beresheet (Genesis) 28:10-32:3 This week’s reading portion begins with the amazing account of Jacob’s dream, where God Himself reaffirms the unconditional covenant that He made with Abraham, Isaac, and now to Jacob: “Then Jacob departed from Beersheba and went toward Haran. And he came to a certain place and spent the night there, because the sun had set; and he took one of the stones of the … [Read more...]

Bomb Shelters & Evacuation Plans

Please pray for those residents in Israel who are currently without an effective solution for handling enemy attacks in time of war. According to a recent report, more than 2,090,000 civilians were without any form of protection or bomb-shelter in 2012. Tens of thousands of rockets are expected to rain down on the Israeli home front in the country's next war, so improving evacuation plans is of … [Read more...]

A God-fearing woman – אישה יראת אלוהים

אישה יראת אלוהים הראשונה אל טימותאוס ב': 9-15 בפסוקים הבאים שאול ממשיך להסביר לטימותאוס אילו שינויים עליו להנהיג בקהילה באפסוס. בפסוקים 9 ו-10 הוא מדבר על הנשים ומצווה עליהן להתלבש בצורה צנועה ומאופקת ולא להתפאר בתכשיטים ובגדים יקרים. הוא ממשיך ואומר שבתור נשים יראות אלוהים עליהן להתפאר במעשים טובים. שאול מדמה את המעשים הטובים לבגדים אותם על הנשים "ללבוש", כוונתו היא שזהו אורח החיים שצריך … [Read more...]

Amona Residents

Please pray for Israeli Legislators as well as residents of Amona. The residents were ordered to vacate the village within 2 years as of 2014, so recent debates have been aimed at helping the residents to vacate the village while being still permitted to reside nearby. Pray for innovative solutions as Israeli legislators seek to peacefully resolve the tensions surrounding this issue. … [Read more...]

Fires and Insurance

Please continue to pray for the families of the fire victims as the government arranges solutions with major insurance companies to help the victims in their time of need. This evening a committee of the Finance Ministry in Israel “met with representatives of seven insurance companies and reached an agreement by which the state would pay a specific sum to a family and any compensation left … [Read more...]

Fire Victims

Please continue praying with us that God'a love will be demonstrated in Israel as victims of the recent fires continue to figure out what comes next. … [Read more...]

Parashat Toldot (Offspring)

Beresheet (Genesis) 25:19-28:9 The God that we have put our faith in is a God of the impossible; He is faithful to His promises, regardless of what we see or understand. As we learned before, God chose Abraham for a very specific task, it is through Abraham and his descendants after him that God will show His unlimited faithfulness and grace, against all odds. In Parashat Beresheet, we see a … [Read more...]

UN Bias

Pray for favor in the UN and in Israel's international relations as a whole as this week they are especially under attack by the latest UN resolutions. UN resolutions this week dealing with Jerusalem (A/71/l.22), addressed the situation in Jerusalem and its holy sites, stating that “any actions taken by Israel, the occupying Power, to impose its laws, jurisdiction and administration on the Holy … [Read more...]