“Jerusalem 50th Jubilee” CFI Conference
One of the May conference’s most informative messages was given by Ambassador (ret.) Yoram Ettinger. He spoke about the past and the present Israel-US relations. Lisa Miara, founder of the Springs of Hope Foundation, brought her personal experiences about assisting women and child slaves of ISIS in Iraq and Syria.
Dr. Mordecai Kedar, an Israeli Scholar of Arabic Literature in the Bar Ilan University, spoke about the reasons why Islam has set eyes on Jerusalem, instead of Mecca or Medina, which are Islam’s first holy sites. Pastor Steven Khoury from Holy Land Missions shared trials and challenges of Israel’s Christian population.
IDF Commanders shared about defending unified Jerusalem and all Israel. Ma’aleh Adumin’s Mayor Benny Kashriel spoke about his city’s role in guarding the road to Jerusalem. General Uzi Dayan recalled the miracles of the Six-Day War and the events of the reunification of Jerusalem. Sharon Sanders shared how Israel is preparing for Her King. Pastor Rick Ridings from Succat Hallel reminded Christians to stand in the gap until the end. (more…)