Lenten Photo-a-day Meditation

Come on a photo journey with us through Lent! Click here for more information on our photo-a-day meditation.

Stirrings of 2016

Recent weeks suggest that the international community, including the Obama administration, have not given up on the two state solution and are willing to make limited public gestures to express disapproval of Israel’s occupation of Palestinian lands it conquered in I967. Click here for more.

God of mercy and compassion, of grace and...

...reconciliation, pour your power upon all your children in the Middle East: Jews, Muslims and Christians, Palestinians and Israelis. Let hatred be turned into love, fear to trust, despair to hope, oppression to freedom, occupation to liberation, that violent encounters may be replaced by loving embraces and peace and justice could be experienced by all. -Rev. Said Ailabouni, ELCA

Learn. Pray. Act. Repeat.

Letting your Members of Congress know your concerns about peace in the Holy Land is the most important action you can take as an advocate.

Sharing why you care is effective in helping to make your concerns have an impact. Be specific about what moved you to be concerned. Instead of talking about peace in general, write about a person you know that would have a better life if there was a just, lasting, and comprehensive resolution of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Say why peace matters to you, not why it should matter to them. Click here to take action today.