Thursday, December 18, 2014

General Prayer Items in the News - 18th. December

General Prayer Items in the News - 18th. December

Brothers, my heart's desire and my prayer to God
is for Israel, that they may be saved.  Rom. 10:1

The following news items are posted here as considerations for prayer to help you as you pray for Israel.

Bennett rails against Palestinian statehood amid heckling

Bayit Yehudi leader: Don't give any of Land of Israel to Arabs; Steinitz calls to consider dismantling PA; Labor's Bar-Lev says Netanyahu to bring a binational state.
Full story [Jerusalem Post]

Palestinian UN bid is an 'act of war,' minister charges

Yuval Steinitz says Israel may have to mull dismantling PA after draft statehood resolution submitted to Security Council
Full story [The Times of Israel]

Lines for food handouts show face of poverty in Israel

Hundreds assemble weekly for sustenance provided by charity; many cannot make ends meet despite government benefits.
Full story [Ynetnews.com]

Pray

We do not know what God has in store for Israel in the short term. We can only pray that it will be for the eventual salvation of the Jewish people.
So continue to pray for Israel, for the Jewish people and for the peace of Jerusalem and may God bless you as you lift up His nation and people before Him.

Lift up the cause of the Messianic believers in Israel and pray that the Lord would grant them more freedom to express their faith in Messiah.

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

General Prayer Items in the News - 17th. December

General Prayer Items in the News - 17th. December

Brothers, my heart's desire and my prayer to God
is for Israel, that they may be saved.  Rom. 10:1

The following news items are posted here as considerations for prayer to help you as you pray for Israel.

EU parliament backs compromise resolution on Palestinian state

EU "supports in principle recognition of Palestinian statehood and the two-state solution, and believes these should go hand in hand with the development of peace talks, which should be advanced."
Full story [Jerusalem Post]

Syrian rebel Yarmouk Brigades ditch US and Israel allies, defect to ISIS

The Syrian rebel militia Al Yarmouk Shuhada Brigades, backed and trained for two years by US officers, mostly CIA experts, in Jordan, and supported by the Israeli army, has abruptly dumped these sponsors and joined up with the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, DEBKAfile's exclusive military and counter-terrorism sources reveal.
Full story [DEBKAfile]

Palestinians to press UN statehood bid Wednesday

Despite US threat to veto, PA officials say draft resolution setting timetable for Israeli withdrawal to pre-67 lines going ahead
Full story [The Times of Israel]

Study says Israelis can't make ends meet

The share of young people who do not own a home increased from 43% in 2003 to 54% in 2012.
Full story [Jerusalem Post]

Germany says it will help finance four new Israeli warships

Under a deal reached with Israel in November, Germany earmarks up to 115 million euros ($143 million) for four new corvette warships for the Israeli Navy. Contract could be finalized before the end of this year, German government spokesman says.
Full story [Israel Hayom]

Pray

We do not know what God has in store for Israel in the short term. We can only pray that it will be for the eventual salvation of the Jewish people.
So continue to pray for Israel, for the Jewish people and for the peace of Jerusalem and may God bless you as you lift up His nation and people before Him.

Lift up the cause of the Messianic believers in Israel and pray that the Lord would grant them more freedom to express their faith in Messiah.

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

General Prayer Items in the News - 16th. December

General Prayer Items in the News - 16th. December

Brothers, my heart's desire and my prayer to God
is for Israel, that they may be saved.  Rom. 10:1

The following news items are posted here as considerations for prayer to help you as you pray for Israel.

European UN draft likely to reference Israel's Jewish nature

Options include 'Jewish homeland,' 'Jewish and democratic state' or mere mention of 1947 partition plan
Full story [The Times of Israel]

Palestinians tell ICC they want to join the court

Palestinian UN Ambassador addresses members of ICC for the first time, says Palestinians want to join the tribunal to seek justice for alleged Israeli crimes.
Full story [Ynetnews.com]

'The best defense against Palestinian lawfare is offense'

Nitsana Darshan-Leitner of Shurat HaDin is suing Abbas and Mashaal at the ICC, and will pursue others if need be
Full story [The Times of Israel]

Netanyahu commiserates with persecuted Christians

"I promise we will support you and we will act harshly against anyone who will harass you, and that Israel is a nation of laws," Netanyahu said to the Christian audience in Nazareth.
Full story [Jerusalem Post]

Pray

We do not know what God has in store for Israel in the short term. We can only pray that it will be for the eventual salvation of the Jewish people.
So continue to pray for Israel, for the Jewish people and for the peace of Jerusalem and may God bless you as you lift up His nation and people before Him.

Lift up the cause of the Messianic believers in Israel and pray that the Lord would grant them more freedom to express their faith in Messiah.

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

General Prayer Items in the News - 10th. December

General Prayer Items in the News - 10th. December

Brothers, my heart's desire and my prayer to God
is for Israel, that they may be saved.  Rom. 10:1

The following news items are posted here as considerations for prayer to help you as you pray for Israel.

'PA security coordination with Israel called off after official's death'

Former PA security chief Jibril Rajoub says Israel crossed 'a red line'; Hamas, Islamic Jihad call for renewed armed resistance
Full story [The Times of Israel]

PA Official Vows 'Revenge' against Israel for Abu Ein's Death

PA 'foreign minister' Riyad Al-Maliki says Israel 'will pay' after former PA minister dies of heart attack and refuses IDF assistance.
Full story [IsraelNN.com]

PA hopes for UNSC resolution on Israeli-Palestinian conflict by Christmas

Chief PLO negotiator Saeb Erekat says if UNSC resolution rejected Palestinians will join ICC that same day.
Full story [Jerusalem Post]

Al-Aqsa speaker: The slaughter of the Jews is near

In a sermon, sheikh calls the Jewish people 'the most evil creatures' on Earth, warns a great battle is coming
Full story [The Times of Israel]

Poll shows strong Palestinian support for violence

80% of West Bank and Gaza residents back recent wave of lone-wolf attacks; over half support new uprising against Israel
Full story [The Times of Israel]

Pray

We do not know what God has in store for Israel in the short term. We can only pray that it will be for the eventual salvation of the Jewish people.
So continue to pray for Israel, for the Jewish people and for the peace of Jerusalem and may God bless you as you lift up His nation and people before Him.

Lift up the cause of the Messianic believers in Israel and pray that the Lord would grant them more freedom to express their faith in Messiah.

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

General Prayer Items in the News - 3rd. December

General Prayer Items in the News - 3rd. December

Brothers, my heart's desire and my prayer to God
is for Israel, that they may be saved.  Rom. 10:1

The following news items are posted here as considerations for prayer to help you as you pray for Israel.

Two hurt in terror attack near Jerusalem; attacker subdued

Terrorist shot by off-duty guard after stabbing two Israelis in Mishor Adumim supermarket; two alleged accomplices arrested.
Full story [Ynetnews.com]

Popular ex-Likud minister launches new party

Moshe Kahlon doesn't name any candidates, but vows his list will comprise hardworking, non-corrupt professionals
Full story [The Times of Israel]

Knesset votes to dissolve; new elections called for March 17

Eighty-four MKs support measure, which also passes first reading; Livni lashes 'hysterical' Netanyahu; Arab party leaders say they'll unite
Full story [The Times of Israel]

Top union reaches deal to raise minimum wage, preventing national strike

Histardut Labor Union reaches deal with employers to see Israel's minimum wage go up by NIS 700 to NIS 5,000, thus averting what could have been crippling general strike.
Full story [Ynetnews.com]

Pray

We do not know what God has in store for Israel in the short term. We can only pray that it will be for the eventual salvation of the Jewish people.
So continue to pray for Israel, for the Jewish people and for the peace of Jerusalem and may God bless you as you lift up His nation and people before Him.

Lift up the cause of the Messianic believers in Israel and pray that the Lord would grant them more freedom to express their faith in Messiah.

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

New Elections and other Items in the News - 2nd. December

New Elections and other Items in the News - 2nd. December

Brothers, my heart's desire and my prayer to God
is for Israel, that they may be saved.  Rom. 10:1

The following news items are posted here as considerations for prayer to help you as you pray for Israel.

Bibi Accuses Lapid, Livni of Leading a 'Putsch'; Calls Elections

PM says he took a 'personal risk' firing Lapid and Livni, but said they had made it impossible to govern; calls for snap elections.
Full story [IsraelNN.com]

With no finance minister, general strike could derail Israeli economy

Histadrut - which represents 700,000 employees - had been meeting with finance officials to avert scheduled strike before Netanyahu's announcement.
Full story [Ynetnews.com]

Bennett, Netanyahu said to forge new alliance

Jewish Home leader says he regrets last year's decision to join forces with Yesh Atid party leader Yair Lapid
Full story [The Times of Israel]

Zoabi: Arab Parties Together Get 16 Seats

MK Hanin Zoabi says members of the three Arab parties in the Knesset are considering running together.
Full story [IsraelNN.com]

Report: Hezbollah intends maritime siege in next war

According to Lebanese news reports, the terrorist group plans to target Israeli and foreign vessels in Israeli territorial waters with advanced Russian-made Yakhont sea-to-sea missiles. Hezbollah official: Our weapons "alter the strategic balance."
Full story [Israel Hayom]

French parliament votes in favor of symbolic motion to recognize 'Palestine'

Motion, which echoes similar votes in Britain, Spain and Ireland, received the backing of 339 lawmakers with 151 voting against.
Full story [Jerusalem Post]

Pray

We do not know what God has in store for Israel in the short term. We can only pray that it will be for the eventual salvation of the Jewish people.
So continue to pray for Israel, for the Jewish people and for the peace of Jerusalem and may God bless you as you lift up His nation and people before Him.

Lift up the cause of the Messianic believers in Israel and pray that the Lord would grant them more freedom to express their faith in Messiah.

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

General Prayer Items in the News - 25th. November

General Prayer Items in the News - 25th. November

Brothers, my heart's desire and my prayer to God
is for Israel, that they may be saved.  Rom. 10:1

The following news items are posted here as considerations for prayer to help you as you pray for Israel.

European Parliament postpones Palestine recognition vote

Delay due to disagreements about wording, but despite Israeli efforts motion is expected to pass on December 18
Full story [The Times of Israel]

Israel slams Jordanian support of synagogue terrorists' families

Israeli Embassy in Amman on Monday issues harsh letter of protest and condemnation to Jordanian Foreign Ministry following letter of support sent by Jordanian PM Abdullah Ensour to families of terrorists behind last week's synagogue massacre in Jerusalem.
Full story [Israel Hayom]

PA Warps Arab Terror Attacks to be 'Israeli Attacks'

Abbas's PA TV twists four recent attacks while whitewashing terrorism of 'martyrs,' presents synagogue massacre pics as of Arab victims.
Full story [IsraelNN.com]

Turkish MP Submits Bill to Define Israel as a 'Terrorist State'

Turkish parliament to debate a bill, proposed by far-right MP, which would define Israel as a 'terrorist state'.
Full story [IsraelNN.com]

UN chief: Palestinian recognition gaining momentum

Israeli ambassador to the U.N. says recognition of Palestinian state takes away any incentive for the Palestinians to negotiate, compromise or renounce violence and gives them exactly what they want -- "statehood without peace."
Full story [Israel Hayom]

Britain says it is reviewing arms exports to Israel again

"To ensure that new information is taken into account, and in light of the fact that a cease-fire has been in place for more than two months, ministers decided earlier this month to carry out a further review," says government spokeswoman.
Full story [Israel Hayom]

Pray

We do not know what God has in store for Israel in the short term. We can only pray that it will be for the eventual salvation of the Jewish people.
So continue to pray for Israel, for the Jewish people and for the peace of Jerusalem and may God bless you as you lift up His nation and people before Him.

Lift up the cause of the Messianic believers in Israel and pray that the Lord would grant them more freedom to express their faith in Messiah.