Monday, April 21, 2014

General Prayer Items in the News - 21st. April

General Prayer Items in the News - 21st. April

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.

IAF strikes Gaza terror targets in retaliation to rocket fire

Silence of holiday morning disrupted by seven rockets fired from Gaza; one rocket lands in residential area, RPG rocket fired at IDF soldiers.
Full story [Ynetnews.com]

Palestinians issue list of demands for extension of peace talks

Keeping peace process alive would require settlement freeze, prisoner release, drawing of future border, senior Fatah official says
Full story [The Times of Israel]

Report: Abbas threatens to dismantle PA

Israeli, Palestinian negotiators to meet after Passover, discuss potential extension of talks by nine months. PA reportedly considering declaring itself a "government under occupation". Naftali Bennett: Israel won't negotiate with a gun to its head.
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, April 15, 2014

Fatal Shooting Near Hebron - 15th. April

Fatal Shooting Near Hebron - 15th. April

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.

IDF troops comb Palestinian village for Hebron killers

Area temporarily closed off after Israeli father killed, wife and son injured in Passover eve shooting
Full story [The Times of Israel]

Israeli man killed, two wounded in Palestinian shooting near Hebron

Palestinian terrorists open fire on Israeli cars en route to Passover meal; IDF troops launch massive manhunt in area; Hamas, Jihad praise attack.
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.

Sunday, April 13, 2014

General Prayer in the News - 13th. April

General Prayer in the News - 13th. April

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.

Top minister: Prisoners' release likely after Passover

Despite Bennett's threat to resign from the coalition if Israeli Arab prisoners are released, government sources confident deal to extend talks will happen after the holiday.
Full story [Ynetnews.com]

Despite State Dept. frown, Israel to continue responding to PA unilateral moves

Gov't official says purpose of responsive Israeli moves is to show Palestinians that "continued rejectionism will harm their interests."
Full story [Jerusalem Post]

Bennett threatens to quit coalition over prisoner release

Habayit Hayehudi leader Naftali Bennett: My party will leave the government if it releases murderers with Israeli citizenship. Likud official: No one is forcing Bennett to stay in the coalition. He is known for making empty threats.
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.

Thursday, April 3, 2014

General Prayer in the News - 3rd. April

General Prayer in the News - 3rd. April

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.

Israel cancels fourth prisoner release

Livni says Israel could not release prisoners under current conditions; calls for Palestinians to retract unilateral move, says that negotiations are 'to be reviewed.'
Full story [Jerusalem Post]

Palestinians publish new list of demands: PM must agree to East Jerusalem as capital

Amid reports recent bout of talks end without results, Palestinian leadership presents new list of demands, including a written commitment by Netanyahu that East Jerusalem will be Palestine's capital. Is this the end of talks?
Full story [Ynetnews.com]

Palestinian envoy threatens Israel with ICC membership

Without progress on peace talks, Riyad Mansour says Ramallah will look to join further international treaties and UN agencies
Full story [The Times of Israel]

Palestinian snipers fire at Israeli security personnel on Gaza border

Engineering vehicles damaged but no injuries as snipers target personnel operating near the northern Gaza border fence.
Full story [Jerusalem Post]

Israel tightens cyber security following hack threats

Government filters emails from outside the country, tells workers to avoid opening messages until Tuesday
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, April 2, 2014

General Prayer in the News - 2nd. April

General Prayer in the News - 2nd. April

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.

US taking step back from peace talks, report says

New York Times quotes senior American official as saying Obama administration believes Israel and Palestinians need to work through current deadlock themselves.
Full story [Ynetnews.com]

Ministers threaten retaliation over Abbas's UN move

'Annexation' and 'financial sanctions' on the table, tourism minister says; Feiglin: Cancel 'infernal' Oslo accords
Full story [The Times of Israel]

Israeli officials: Abbas has torpedoed Pollard-for-prisoners deal

Right-wing Israeli minister urges Netanyahu to respond by halting all peace talks, announcing major settlement building
Full story [The Times of Israel]

'Israel need not worry about Palestinian UN move'

Bid to join international treaties and conventions is technically meaningless, but it advances the perception of Palestinian statehood, scholars say
Full story [The Times of Israel]

Abbas formally applies to join int'l bodies, 'first step toward joining all UN agencies'

PA publishes list of organizations it requests to join; says move aimed at 'salvaging peace process and negotiations with Israel.'
Full story [Jerusalem Post]

Israeli Iron Beam laser air defense system 'brings down mortars like flies' creator says

Innovation of Rafael Advanced Defense Systems company is designed for threats too small to be dealt with by existing systems.
Full story [Jerusalem Post]

Kerry: No prisoner deal yet, talks continuing

'It is completely premature to draw any kind of judgment about today's events and where things are,' Kerry said amid reports talks collapsing.
Full story [Ynetnews.com]

Despite Palestinian move to join world bodies, Kerry vows to push peace talks ahead

US secretary of state spoke hours after Palestinian Authority chief Abbas filed papers to join 15 international organizations.
Full story [Jerusalem Post]

Kerry nixes Ramallah trip as Abbas signs UN applications

As Palestinians prepare to join UN bodies, secretary says it's 'premature' to write off talks; WH has yet to decide on Pollard release
Full story [The Times of Israel]

Israel issues Passover travel warning for Sinai, Malaysia and Turkey

Counter-Terrorism Bureau issues updated travel advisory, saying Passover holiday period could serve as ideal time for terror attacks against Jews and Israelis abroad.
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, April 1, 2014

General Prayer in the News - 1st. April

General Prayer in the News - 1st. April

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.

Abbas moves to join UN bodies in sign talks falling apart

Despite reports of looming deal, Palestinian president reportedly cancels meeting with Kerry, announces Palestinians going to international organizations in hint talks are collapsing.
Full story [Ynetnews.com]

US parole commissioner: Pollard waived hearing

Amid reports he could be freed, US spy opts out of parole hearing.
Full story [Ynetnews.com]

Sources: Coalition crisis brewing over prisoner release deal to save peace talks

Majority of Bayit Yehudi MKs reportedly think party should leave coalition if 400 Palestinian prisoners freed, despite release of Pollard.
Full story [Jerusalem Post]

Legal confusion: Why does Israel accept Jordanian law?

Israel's policy of recognizing Arab land claims based on Jordanian law is anti-Jewish, anti-Zionist and anti-democratic.
Full story [Jerusalem Post]

Palestinian issue 24-hour ultimatum to resolve peace talks dispute

Palestinians say they will abandon talks and seek international recognition through UN if Kerry doesn't provide assurances of prisoner release.
Full story [Ynetnews.com]

Kerry arrives in Israel, holds late night meetings to save peace talks

Sources close to negotiation reporting Pollard may be released as part of deal whereby Israel would free fourth batch of prisoners, talks would continue.
Full story [Jerusalem Post]

Palestinians reject Israeli proposal as 'blackmail'

Proposal reportedly includes release of 420 additional prisoners chosen by Israel, and partial settlement freeze that doesn't include East Jerusalem, existing tenders.
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.

Sunday, March 30, 2014

General Prayer in the News - 30th. March

General Prayer in the News - 30th. March

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: Talks can go on if Israel frees 1,000 prisoners

Abbas rejects offer of 400 more freed Palestinians to continue negotiations, hands counteroffer to US mediators
Full story [The Times of Israel]

'Jewish Home will quit if prisoner release passes'

MK Orit Strock says her party will leave the government if Israel decides to free convicted Palestinians
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.