Wednesday, October 22, 2014

General Prayer Items in the News - 22nd. October

General Prayer Items in the News - 22nd. October

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.

Baby killed, seven injured in Jerusalem terror attack

Car rams into civilians near a light rail station by Ammunition Hill, shot by police; not yet clear what his condition is.
Full story [Jerusalem Post]

Two IDF soldiers wounded by fire near Egyptian border

Anti-tank missile fired at troops from Sinai Peninsula; two soldiers wounded; army dispatches large numbers of troops to the scene after gunfire reported.
Full story [Ynetnews.com]

PA official warns of consequences if US vetoes UN bid

Saeb Erekat says ‘occupied Palestinian state’ will dismantle PA and revert to PLO, join hundreds of international bodies
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.

Monday, October 20, 2014

General Prayer Items in the News - 20th. October

General Prayer Items in the News - 20th. October

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.

One-fifth of incoming UN Security Council has no ties with Israel

Israel is losing a good friend on the council with the exit of Australia.
Full story [Jerusalem Post]

Hamas claims it is rebuilding infiltration tunnels into Israel

"We are fine, our tunnels are fine, and our weapons, as well," one of the diggers tells a Hamas affiliated news site.
Full story [Jerusalem Post]

IFCJ aims to bring olim to Israel

In major shift in its policy, International Fellowship of Christians and Jews announces new mission to assist aliyah to Israel from former Soviet Union, other countries in crisis.
Full story [Ynetnews.com]

Poll: Vast majority of Israeli Jews oppose Palestinian state

Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs poll: 74.3 percent of non-Arab Israelis oppose establishment of a Palestinian state based on 1967 borders, 76.2 percent oppose dividing Jerusalem and 74.9 percent oppose a withdrawal from the Jordan Valley.
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.

Saturday, October 18, 2014

General Prayer Items in the News - 18th. October

General Prayer Items in the News - 18th. October

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.

Foreign Ministry: 40 Israelis still out of contact in Nepal

Nepali troops continue searching for dozens of people still missing, including Israeli Michal Gili Charkesky; injured Israelis, body of one of the casualties making way to Israel.
Full story [Ynetnews.com]

Erekat: 'Severe difficulties' hindering planned Palestinian UN resolution

Palestinian officials say they have 7 of the 9 minimum required 'yes' votes in UN Security Council; Palestinian UN envoy says Palestinians will join ICC, other treaties if resolution fails to pass.
Full story [Ynetnews.com]

Report: Spanish parliament to vote on Palestinian state recognition

Report comes following vote by British lawmakers in favor of recognizing a Palestinian state alongside Israel.
Full story [Jerusalem Post]

Palestinians to submit UN resolution on occupation by end-Oct

'There is no excuse for a delay,' Palestinian official says ahead of PLO bid to use Security Council to force Israel to withdraw from West Bank.
Full story [Ynetnews.com]

Bennett blasts Kerry for linking Israeli-Palestinian conflict to ISIS proliferation

"Asserting that the Israeli-Palestinian conflict reinforces ISIS, gives a boost to global terrorism," economy minister charges.
Full story [Jerusalem Post]

Danon determined to prevent PM from giving in to Washington pressure

MK Danny Danon is convinced PM Benjamin Netanyahu could cave into demands from Washington on the peace process, says his job is to make sure there is counter-pressure.
Full story [Jerusalem Post]

Abbas suggest banning Jews from holy site

After holy site sees violent clashes and Hamas political leader calls on Muslims to defend mosque, large rall held in Gaza.
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.

Monday, October 13, 2014

General Prayer Items in the News - 13th. October

General Prayer Items in the News - 13th. October

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.

Netanyahu urges Ban: Stop unilateral Palestinian moves at UN

In visit to Ramallah, UN chief condemns settlement activity by Israel, urges both Palestinians and Israel to continue engaging in the peace process.
Full story [Ynetnews.com]

Temple Mount riot foiled after police storm Al-Aqsa mosque

Arab assailants amass weapons, prepare Molotov cocktails inside Al-Aqsa mosque in plan to riot. Operating on prior intelligence, Jerusalem police surprise rioters and prevent clash, locking assailants inside mosque. Temple Mount open to visitors.
Full story [Israel Hayom]

PA: We have 7 of 9 Security Council votes needed to force ballot on resolution to end 'occupation'

The proposal calls for the full withdrawal of Israel to the pre-1967 lines by November 2016.
Full story [Jerusalem Post]

Israel successfully tests 'naval Iron Dome'

Upgraded Israeli Barak missile intercepts mock-Yakhont anti-ship cruise missile in secret test. Test is part of upgrade of Israel's naval defenses, which also protect civilian drilling rigs. Syria, Hezbollah believed to possess Yakhont missiles.
Full story [Israel Hayom]

British MP in Israel: Symbolic vote on Palestinian statehood is a mistake

David Burrowes is on a three-day trip of Israel and the West Bank organized by the Israel Allies Caucus.
Full story [Jerusalem Post]

Jerusalem light rail line crippled by rock throwing

Officials say that almost half of light rail fleet is in need of repair as a result of repeated attacks. Attacks have reduced fleet and forced cuts to train schedule. Four rail cars damaged on Sunday.
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.

Friday, October 10, 2014

General Prayer Items in the News - 10th. October

General Prayer Items in the News - 10th. October

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.

Hamas preparing for talks on prisoner-exchange deal

Gaza group's political official claims indirect negotiations to begin with Israel on release of Palestinian detainees for return of two IDF soldiers' bodies.
Full story [Ynetnews.com]

EU to ban dairy products from over the pre-1967 lines as of January

New ban on dairy products is the result of a small technicality in EU legislation with regard to inspection.
Full story [Jerusalem Post]

NIS 1.7 billion allocated to fight poverty

Majority of sum to be transferred to various government ministries, including education and economy; Welfare Minister: 'Government will be unable to ignore poverty issue any longer'
Full story [Ynetnews.com]

Mystery Blast at Suspected Iran Nuke Site "simply eliminated" entire section of base

Satellite imagery released Wednesday by Israeli media outlets revealed that a previously reported Monday explosion has done significant damage to Iran's military facility at Parchin, where the United Nations' nuclear watchdog (IAEA) believes Iranian scientists conducted research into the development of nuclear warheads:
Full story [The Tower]

Hezbollah bomb attacks escalate tensions in north

In second Lebanon border incident this week, two Israeli soldiers wounded while defusing roadside bombs in Har Dov area. Hezbollah claims responsibility. IDF shells two Hezbollah targets in response. PM: We respond strongly to any attempt to attack us.
Full story [israeltoday]

Outrage Ensues as EU Boycotts anti-Israel UNHRC Session

UN Watch revealed Tuesday that European Union (EU) representatives had stopped attending United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) sessions that focused on permanent agenda item 7 since last month. The move prompted outrage among Arab and Muslim nations.
Full story [The Tower]

Syria Admits to Four More Chemical Facilities, Raising Further Concerns About Weapons Arsenal

Syria acknowledged Tuesday that it has four chemical weapons facilities that it hadn’t previously disclosed.
Full story [The Tower]

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, October 2, 2014

General Prayer Items in the News - 2nd. October

General Prayer Items in the News - 2nd. October

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.

Netanyahu strongly rejects US censure of Israeli housing moves in Jerusalem

Prime minister rejects US stand that Jews can't buy homes throughout Jerusalem, says Peace Now lacks "national responsibility."
Full story [Jerusalem Post]

US-Israel ties in crisis over East Jerusalem building plans

Implying that Netanyahu’s talk of peace is insincere, Washington warns new project will ‘distance Israel from closest allies'; PM says he rejects US criticism
Full story [The Times of Israel]

Kerry plans peace talks under Arab auspices - report

Secretary working on new Israeli-Palestinian initiative for direct, intensive negotiations, Channel 10 reports
Full story [The Times of Israel]

PA to Ask Security Council: End Israel's 'Occupation' by 2016

Draft resolution to be submitted by Palestinian Authority calls on the Security Council to "ends the Israeli occupation without delay".
Full story [IsraelNN.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.

Saturday, September 27, 2014

General Prayer Items in the News - 27th. September

General Prayer Items in the News - 27th. September

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 slams Abbas UN speech as 'offensive'

State department says statements undermine efforts for peace; Israeli leaders say Palestinian leader's address 'full of lies'
Full story [The Times of Israel]

Liberman calls Abbas 'diplomatic terrorist busy with slandering Israel'

"There's a reason that Abu Mazen entered into a joint government with Hamas," Israel's foreign minister said.
Full story [Jerusalem Post]

Abbas slams Israeli 'genocide,' makes new UN statehood bid

Palestinian leader tells UN he's is prepping draft Security Council resolution to ensure Palestinian statehood, 'international protection'
Full story [The Times of Israel]

Gazans Speak Out: Hamas War Crimes

"If Hamas does not like you for any reason all they have to do now is say you are a Mossad agent and kill you." -- A., a Fatah member in Gaza.
"Hamas wanted us butchered so it could win the media war against Israel showing our dead children on TV and then get money from Qatar." -- T., former Hamas Ministry officer.
Full story [Gatestone Institute]

US considers new, softened nuclear offer to Iran

Israel fumes at compromise which would allow Tehran to keep half of its centrifuges in exchange for various checks and balances
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.