Monthly Archives: May 2012

THE LION AND THE LAMB

“Ask him anything you like,” said my friend in a Persian Gulf country.  So I asked the young Sheikh, “why does the Arab world hate America?”  Without a moment’s hesitation he replied, “because of your support of Israel over Palestine.” … Continue reading

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THE STORIES WE NEVER HEAR

One of them comes from Haaretz News Saturday, May 26, 2012.  Written today: http://www.haaretz.com/news/diplomacy-defense/israeli-settler-shoots-palestinian-in-west-bank-1.432743 “An Israeli settler shot and wounded a Palestinian man on Saturday in a clash that began when a group of settlers set fire to fields belonging … Continue reading

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AMERICANS LOVE A RESCUE STORY

in response to a plea for help.  Josh Warren’s father called 911 on May 19, 2012 as the 13 year-old clung to a ledge of rock immediately above the 265 foot Wallace Falls near Seattle.  With overhanging rock cliffs  he … Continue reading

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NO ONE TO INTERVENE

Johnny continually harasses Billy on the school playground.  Smaller, unable to defend himself, Billy becomes discouraged, loses interest in school, and considers running away or even suicide.  Bullying now stirs national concern in America.  Teachers and parents mobilize to intervene, … Continue reading

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ISRAELI HIGH COURT VS. NETANYAHU

 Headline:  “Netanyahu, Israeli cabinet to weigh approval of illegal West Bank outpost” “Likud ministers have called on the Prime Minister to sanction Ulpana Hill through legislation after the High Court rejected a state bid to postpone its demolition. “Prime Minister … Continue reading

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AMERICAN EVANGELICALS AWAKE!

Many are awake, alive and eager to give their time and money and lives in causes close to home and around the world.  The history of international efforts by them includes development of universities like the American University in Beirut, … Continue reading

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CUT OFF ALL WATER FOR OUR FARM

and we collect rain water while the neighboring Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank enjoy their swimming pools.  When they stopped the electric power permanently we compensated with solar panels.  Because they refuse to allow us to construct homes … Continue reading

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