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New Season

As I contemplate the days I have walked through, I am overwhelmed with the grace and mercy of God. Only He can put hope in our hearts in the midst of deep grief – and not just from the loss of a loved one as I am dealing with but grief that comes from all… Read more »

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The Samson Syndrome: Can you be anointed in sin?

Someone recently asked me if Romans 11:29, which teaches that God’s gift and call to Israel is “irrevocable”, can be applied to ministers who fall into sin. Are they still called? Reply: First of all, in context, yes, it is referring to Israel. Paul is making the case that God cannot reject Israel because “God’s gifts and His call are… Read more »

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Reforming American Education

Radical deconstructionist neo-Marxist thinking along with relativism has destroyed much of American education.  The idea of a body of great literary works is dismissed as simply the writings of white male oppressors. The idea of historical progress from the magna carta to the U. S. constitution is dismissed.  The U. S. constitution was passed (at… Read more »

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How Prejudice and Partisanship Distorts Moral Evaluations

We are living through the most astonishing period of time where partisan prejudice has destroyed the ability to make moral judgments on the basis of objective norms of behavior. Both sides give their violators soft treatment or a pass.  Until we unite around common moral and ethical norms, progress in many areas will not be… Read more »

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American rocker resists BDS, draws 45,000 fans in Tel Aviv

With all the talk of the Boycott Divestment Sanctions (BDS) movement and artists being pressured to cancel their Israel concerts it was a breath of fresh air when legendary rocker Jon Bon Jovi extolled the strength of Israelis last week at a sold-out concert in Tel Aviv. Bon Jovi resisted a massive campaign BDS directed… Read more »

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Palestinian Threatened for Rescuing Jewish Children gets a Happy Ending

Israelis have come to the aid of a Palestinian man who three years ago helped a Jewish family that were victims of a terror attack. The Palestinian Authority (PA) employee, whose name has been withheld for his safety, rescued the children of Rabbi Michael “Miki” Mark who was killed in a drive-by shooting in front… Read more »

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Self Definition and Justice

We are witnessing a perfect storm of moral and social destruction in the West.  Combinations of philosophies that have gained control over the culture forming institutions in society (media, entertainment, and education) now combine post-modern relativistic philosophy and neo-Marxist analysis to destroy the historic consensus of morals and ethics.  It is well to note the… Read more »

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The Most Dangerous Woman in America

Hey Mainstream Media, the chant, “Send her back” is not racist any more than “lock her up” is sexist (Hillary 2016). I don’t condone sentiments like, “go back to where you came from,” and I would never say that to an immigrant. I am an immigrant myself in Israel and would not like someone telling… Read more »

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Hamas official backtracks after calling on Palestinian Diaspora to kill ‘Jews everywhere’

A senior Hamas official put out a general cry to Palestinians around the world to kill Jews anywhere they find them.  In a speech on Friday at a protest on the border between the Gaza Strip and Israel, Fathi Hammad said the Palestinians have run out of patience and will “explode in the face of our… Read more »

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9,000-year-old Neolithic settlement unearthed west of Jerusalem

Pic: Directors of the excavations at Motza on behalf of the Antiquities Authority. (Yaniv Berman, Israel Antiquities Authority) Just a few miles outside of Jerusalem, archaeologists have discovered the largest known settlement in Israel and one of the largest in the Middle East dating back to the Neolithic period. “This is the first time that… Read more »

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