By a vote of 138-9, the United Nations declares Palestine a (nonmember, observer) state. Read “What’s the big deal?” for the list of how the nations voted and the Biblical significance of the declaration.
In other news, the persecution of the brothers in Nigeria continues. Eleven were killed in twin attacks on November 25, reports Compass Direct.
Paper.li works a little like a newspaper. It categorizes the news into topics and is interactive. Click a topic on the right-hand column to “flip the page” and see another set of headlines. #Church includes headlines about persecution of the brothers. #Israel has all stories about “the apple of God’s eye.”
[ED. NOTE: Once Paper.li issues are archived, previous issues cannot be embedded. Unfortunately, Paper.li did not archive this week’s news, so clicking on the screen capture will take you to the most current edition.]