The sun has set in Jerusalem. It is officially Yom HaShoah, that is Holocaust Remembrance Day. The full name of the day is Yom HaZikaron laShoah ve-laG’vurah, that is Holocaust and Heroism Remembrance Day.
I want to introduce you to Calev Myers. Myers is the founder of Jerusalem Institute of Justice. In the embedded interview with i24 News, Meyers is questioning why the United States wants to engage Syria now when before the chemical attack that killed 1,400 the United Nations had calculated that more than 100,000 had already died.
Israelis are waiting in lines for hours for government-issued gas masks even as a U.S.-led strike on Syria is in a holding pattern after the UK parliament votes against cooperating. This Friday evening, Orthodox Israelis will be praying earnestly for God’s mercy on our nation. Across our nation, the Messianic Jews and born-again Israeli Arabs will be seeking God’s favor in our congregational services. We ask you to join in prayer that God will be jealous for His people, in spite of our sin.
As the civil war in Syria continues to rage and claim lives, wary Israel watches and hopes the war does not cross its border. The Maoz Israel media team takes us to the Israel-Syria border and gives us a recap of modern Syria-Israel relations. The video closes with three prayer points.
Joel Rosenberg lays out several reasons why Christians should stand with modern Israel, how Israel is a fulfillment of prophesy and how the treatment of Israel could affect a nation. “The Church is splitting over the nation of Israel. It has for years, and it will get worse. The world is turning against the nation of Israel. And the question is ‘What will you and your congregation do?’ We have to get this Biblically right because we’re going stand before Jesus very soon.”