Force Zvika and the “virtue” of Israeli contrariness, a remembrance…

Native Israelis’ perhaps most annoying vice may also be their nation’s saving grace

Keeping the rules

— By Cliff Keller — Israelis got a scolding on Saturday evening. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu expressed regret in reporting “a change in direction” in Israel’s fight to halt the spread of COVID 19.

Something new under the sun?

- By Cliff Keller — Just before dawn some mornings during the days leading up to Yom HaZikaron, Israel’s Memorial Day, the highest hill in the Jerusalem neighborhood of Ir Ganim has been visited by handfuls of Orthodox Jews who faced the Old City and prayed. Though...

Mothers of the Faith

– By Corry – Then we ponder the Proverbs 31 model—you know the one—the modern-day Gal Gadot Wonder Woman that no one can compare to even on our best days… do we stop to consider that this portion of scripture is not really speaking of the encapsulating of just one woman?

Manis, Pedis, Abundant Life

- By Cliff Keller - The feminine name Nadia is common in Mediterranean countries, in Eastern Europe, parts of Russia and the Arab world. In many Slavic languages, Nadia means hope. The Arabic variant, Nadiyyah, means tender and delicate. But there was nothing hopeful,...

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Israel bears down to reckon with COVID-19

Israel bears down to reckon with COVID-19

By Cliff Keller — The malls have closed in Israel. As of March 15, 2020 and recent regs passed to hinder the spread of COVID-19, better known as the coronavirus, so have all Israel’s gyms, public swimming pools, discos, bars, restaurants, movie theaters, heritage...

Sign me up for the Seder

Sign me up for the Seder

Sign me up for the Seder- By Aaron Allsbrook - Pastor Lee marveled during the Seder at the collective memory of the Jewish people, the continuity of historical identity of the Jewish people, the “we were slaves in Egypt,” “our fathers,” and “the L-rd took us out...

Irreconcilable Differences

Irreconcilable Differences

Irreconcilable DifferencesBy Cliff Keller — In its Proclamation of Independence, Israel promised itself and the world that it would adopt, by October 1, 1948, a written constitution with which to govern itself. It failed to do so and that failure weighs heavily upon...

Dead Before It Was Born

Dead Before It Was Born

Dead Before It Was Born - By Cliff Keller - Rajab Abu Siriya, a writer for the Arabic language newspaper Al Ayyam based in Ramallah, Israel, did not think much of President Trump’s recent “Deal of the Century.” In an article for Al Ayyam entitled The Enemy’s Deal,...

A Perfect Example

A Perfect Example

A Perfect Example By: Cliff Keller — The day before Iranian major general Qasem Soleimani’s first funeral in Iran, he had four of them, a friend and I went on a search for a good hardware store in and around the Jerusalem suburb of Abu Gosh. My friend Derek (not his...

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