Prayer Letter — August 2022

Dear Prayer Partners, The last month of summer vacation is upon us. Many Israelis are traveling, while others are vacationing at home with their families. Current tensions in the south along the Gaza Strip are … Read More

Prayer Letter — July 2022

Dear Prayer Partners, Summer is in the air! Students of all ages began summer vacation at the end of June. Unfortunately, the end of year was slightly interrupted by a teachers’ union strike, but at … Read More

Prayer Letter — June 2022

Dear Prayer Partners, Israel narrowly avoided another military conflict with Hamas in the Gaza Strip last month. The hotly contested Flag March on Jerusalem Day, plus the ultra-high tensions between Jewish Israelis and Palestinian Arabs … Read More

Prayer Letter — May 2022

Dear Prayer Partners, April was a challenging month for us in Israel. The unrest at the Temple Mount and East Jerusalem brought a great deal of tension to the entire country. Numerous terror attacks left … Read More

Prayer Letter — April 2022

Dear Prayer Partners, We enter this month with sadness at the recent wave of terror attacks in Israel. There is historically an increase in terror as Ramadan approaches, and this year is no exception. But … Read More

Prayer Letter — March 2022

Dear Prayer Partners, We welcome the holiday of Purim in March! While not one of God’s appointed feasts, this special holiday that is based on the Book of Esther has become known as the “children’s … Read More

Prayer Letter — February 2022

Dear Prayer Partners, Israel began 2022 at the peak of the 5th wave of COVID. This wave, sparked by the Omicron variant, stretched Israel in many ways. The health system was reportedly on the verge … Read More

Prayer Letter — January 2022

Dear Prayer Partners, Shalom from Jerusalem! As we close out 2021 and begin 2022, I would like to thank you for standing alongside us during these uncertain times. As we look ahead to a new … Read More

Prayer Letter — December 2021

We welcomed the joyful holiday of Hanukkah at the end of November, while also receiving news that Israel had closed its borders to tourists once again. Sadly, just as the tourism sector began to open, … Read More

Prayer Letter — November 2021

It’s hard to believe that 2021 is almost over! This month, Ethiopian Jewish Israelis will observe Sigd (pronounced sig-ed), which is an ancient holiday held 50 days after Yom Kippur (Day of Atonement). It centers … Read More