Maria Magdalena Church

Evangelism

Jerusalem; home to world class humus, bountiful food markets, religion and the Maria Magdalena Church. While many Jews in Israel appreciate Jerusalem because of the Holy Temple, Evangelical Christians appreciate it for a different reason. […]

Michael and All Angels Day

Evangelism

St Michael, the Archangel St Michael and All Angels Day or the Feast of Saint Michael takes place every year on the 29th of September. It is the day we celebrate both named and unnamed […]

Pastor Wife vs. Rabbi Wife

Evangelism

What is the difference between a pastor’s wife and a rabbi’s wife?  This sounds like the beginning of a joke, like the female equivalent of “a pastor and a rabbi walk into a bar” but […]

Qasr el Yahud

God

The name is thought to mean “Castle of the Jews”, although some say it is “Break of the Jews” signifying the break in the waters as the Children of Israel crossed the Jordan River and […]

The prayer

God

Why Do We Pray? Have you ever asked yourself why we pray? Is this something that can really help us feel better? We pray because we are looking for answers and a powerful force to […]

Hanukkah and Christianity – Hand in Hand?

Israel

Some people would say that Hanukkah and Christmas cannot be celebrated together except on the most superficial level because each one is a celebration of our unique identity, particularly Hanukkah. Others would say that there […]

Honestly written

Lifestlye

Why do we lie? “I can’t make it to the event, I have something urgent that came up”. In reality, you spend the night on your couch, in your pajamas. “This tastes delicious!” You say […]

Wedding in the Holy Land

Israel

Will You Marry Me? Whenever we see, hear or think about weddings, we instantly think about love. Love that is so strong and consuming between two individuals, they decide to join their life in one […]

The Divorcing Era

Lifestlye

Marriages are common but sadly, so are divorces. In western cultures, more than 90 percent of the individuals marry by the age of 50. A healthy marriage is good for the mental and physical health […]

Giving is Happiness

Lifestlye

Giving Makes You Happier Than Receiving Have you ever asked yourself what makes me happy? According to the newest and latest studies – the answer is giving. Yes, giving is what makes people feel good about themselves. […]

Purim: Sing and Drink Day

Israel

Arguably the most joyous of Jewish holidays; a time of carnivals, plays and parodies and, in keeping with the story of Ester, beauty contests. Purim celebrates yet another deliverance of God’s people from their enemies. […]

Happy Tu Bishvat

Israel

You may not know this, but in a week the trees are celebrating their New Year… yes the trees! Those big, tall, green, fluffy-looking things that are hard and brown in the middle. They would […]

If You are Jewish, What are They?

Israel

A quick rundown on the major Jewish communities and the differences among them. Modern Jews are an incredibly diverse people. Within the Jewish faith itself we find a great variation in the types of religious […]

Hanukkah and Christianity – Hand in Hand?

Israel

Some people would say that Hanukkah and Christmas cannot be celebrated together except on the most superficial level because each one is a celebration of our unique identity, particularly Hanukkah. Others would say that there […]

Qasr el Yahud

God

The name is thought to mean “Castle of the Jews”, although some say it is “Break of the Jews” signifying the break in the waters as the Children of Israel crossed the Jordan River and […]