As we reported yesterday, 13 soldiers from the Golani brigade where killed. It was the highest one-day death toll since the 2006 second Lebanon War against Hezbollah.
Israel continues it’s defense as the world rages
“As the deer pants for the water brooks, so pants my soul for You, O God.
My soul thirsts for God, for the living God. When shall I come and appear before God? My tears have been my food day and night, while they continually say to me, “Where is your God?” When I remember these things, I pour out my soul within me” Psalm 42
Israel is not fighting the people of Gaza
Contrary to never-ending media reports, Israel’s actions are not that of an aggressor, especially towards the civilian population of Gaza. To the contrary it’s about defense.
Israeli troops are infiltrating Gaza
The time has come. Israel has waited as long as possible, knowing that world opinion will be against them no matter what they do. There is no choice.
Operation “Enduring Rock” continues
Today we are planning more trips down to Gaza with aid for other units.
Aid for IDF soldiers in Gaza
I returned to Jerusalem late evening from the Gaza border. We took a lot of items from the Jerusalem Support Center to Israeli soldiers at the border and purchased many boxes of goodies in Ashkelon and Sderot to boost the morale of these young warriors who had been in the field many days in sweltering heat reaching into the mid 90s.
Israel helping Gaza
Israel Defense Force provided the passage about 260 trucks have delivering more than 4,400 tons of food, 900 tons of liquefied natural gas, about 3.2 million liters of diesel fuel, about 500,000 gallons of gasoline, into Gaza.
You are hearing that name often in these reports and other sources. Some probably wonder what it is. The Iron Dome came into existence in March 2011 after extensive development since 2006. Because of the overwhelming numbers of rockets being fired into Israel (over 12,000 since 2006) by Islamic terrorist organizations.
Rockets in Tel Aviv area
Forty rockets from Gaza were fired at Israel by early afternoon Wednesday, with Iron Dome intercepting eight. Sirens were heard throughout southern Israel and in the center of the country, including in Tel Aviv, Rishon Lezion, Modiin and Raanana.
Interview with a Jewish refugee from Ukraine
Interview with a Jewish refugee from Ukraine, who's family got assistance from MTI.
P.A.T. at Rabin School, Givat Zeev | March 2014
Last week of March 2014 MTI’s Practical Assistance Team worked in a school just north of Jerusalem. As you can see, these Christians impacted the lives of these community in a wonderful way.
More on Ukrainian Struggles
It is historically true that millions of people living in the FSU have suffered at the hands of tyrannical leaders. It is also true there are certain long-time spiritual forces at work that, if not abated by the hand of the Lord, will certainly bring on more disaster and darkness.