Recent Network Messages

[CMEP Bulletin] Palestinian Christians Remain Steadfast

April 17, 2014 - 2:39pm
April 17, 2014 *Holy Week in the Holy Land* While Easter is a time for hope, for Palestinian Christians it is also a time for resilience and steadfastness. Pilgrims from around the world flood Jerusalem during Holy Week but local Christians face many Israeli restrictions as they try to wor

[CMEP Bulletin] Playing the Blame Game As Talks Continue

April 10, 2014 - 3:48pm
*Playing the Blame Game As Talks Continue * Playing the Blame Game As Talks Continue [ #playing ] What's happening at CMEP? [ #what_s ] Further Reading [ #further ] _________________________________________ *Playing the Blame Game As Talks Continue * The Israeli-Palestinian talks tha

Join me in the Holy Land this November!

April 8, 2014 - 11:35am
Dear Friend, Churches for Middle East Peace's Board of Director's Study Tour to Palestine and Israel will take place Saturday, November 8th - Saturday, November 15th, 2014. Custom-created by Churches for Middle East Peace with recommendations and design by MEJDI Tours, this is an exceptional dual

[CMEP Bulletin] Dramatic Moves Push Talks to the Brink

April 3, 2014 - 3:45pm
*Dramatic Moves Push Talks to the Brink* Dramatic Moves Push Talks to the Brink Further Reading What's Happening at CMEP? _________________________________________ *Dramatic Moves Push Talks to the Brink * Tensions escalated quickly this week after Israel decided not to go through wit

[CMEP Bulletin] Will Prisoner Release Tank Talks?

March 27, 2014 - 8:31pm
March 28, 2014 *Will Prisoner Release Tank Talks?** *Will Prisoner Release Tank Talks? TAKE ACTION! Endorse Peace! ***What's Happening at CMEP***? Further Reading** * _________________________________________ *Will Prisoner Release Tank Talks?* * * While the Israeli-Palestinian

[Local Event Reminder] Crossing the Divide: How Zionism and Palestinian Nationalism Can Coexist

March 21, 2014 - 12:46pm
Churches for Middle East Peace, Americans for Peace Now, and The Foundation for Middle East Peace invite you to attend: Crossing the Divide: How Zionism and Palestinian Nationalism Can Coexist with Rabbi Arik Ascherman President Rabbis for Human Rights, Israel and Zakaria Sa

[CMEP Bulletin] Abbas Meets with Obama

March 20, 2014 - 2:39pm
March 20, 2014 *Abbas Meets with Obama* Abbas Meets with Obama Prisoner Issues Reemerges Take Action! Endorse Peace! What's happening at CMEP? Further Reading _________________________________________ *Abbas Meets with Obama* On Monday, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abba

[Press Release] 42 Jerusalem and U.S. Christian Leaders Pledge Support for Kerry's Efforts to Reach an Israeli-Palestinian

March 19, 2014 - 3:15pm
* Press Release: 42 Jerusalem and U.S. Christian Leaders Pledge Support for Sec. Kerry's Efforts to Reach an Israeli-Palestinian Peace Agreement* FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Alex Stevens alex@cmep.org 202.543.1222 Washington, D.C.- For the first time the Catholic, Coptic, Lutheran and Episcopa

[Action] Join Christian leaders in Jerusalem and the U.S. by endorsing peacemaking today

March 18, 2014 - 3:31pm
*Join Christian Leaders in Jerusalem and the U.S. by Endorse Peacemaking Today!* Our passion for peace is due to the love and care we have for the people whose lives and livelihood are jeopardized by the violence and indignities that sustain this the occupation of the West Bank and Gaza, and the

[Local Event] Save the Date! April 26 Finding Our Voice in Onalaska

March 18, 2014 - 11:23am
*2014 Striving for Justice and Peace Lecture Series* *Finding Our Voice* Rev. Mark Hanson Former Presiding Bishop, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America Chicago, IL Cantor Michael Davis Lakeside Congregation for Reform Judaism Highland Park, IL (Speaking via Skype) Warren Clark, E

[CMEP Bulletin] Kerry Calls Recognition Demand a "Mistake"

March 14, 2014 - 12:22am
____________________________________________ Formed in 1984, Churches for Middle East Peace (www.cmep.org) is a coalition of 25 national Church denominations and organizations, including Catholic, Orthodox and Protestant traditions. It works to encourage U.S. government policies that actively promo

[National Briefing] March 19th "Talking with Palestinians and Israelis" with Warren Clark

March 12, 2014 - 9:12pm
Talking with Palestinians and Israelis: A Post-Trip Report from Jerusalem with Warren Clark Wednesday, March 29th **at 4:00 PM (East Coast Time) Dial-in Number: 1-646-307-1300 Participant Access Code: 693031 Dear [[First_Name]], Please join CMEP for a briefing call on Wednesday, March

[CMEP Bulletin] Netanyahu Comes to Washington

March 6, 2014 - 4:44pm
**March 6, 2014 **Netanyahu Comes to Washington** *Netanyahu Comes to Washington Further Reading What's Happening at CMEP?* _________________________________________ *Netanyahu Comes to Washington* This week, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu came to Washington to meet

[CMEP Bulletin] Enter Obama

February 27, 2014 - 6:00pm
February 27, 2014 *Can Obama Seal the Deal for a Framework?* Can Obama Seal the Deal for a Framework? What's Happening at CMEP? Further Reading _________________________________________ * Can Obama Seal the Deal for a Framework?* Seven months ago, U.S. Secretary of State John K

[Local Event] CMEP Executive Director in Winter Park March 7th

February 24, 2014 - 1:51pm
*Israeli-Palestinian Peace Initiative* Warren Clark to Talk in Winter Park, FL March 7th at 12:15 PM On Friday, March 7th at 12:15pm at First United Methodist Church of Winter Park (125 N. Interlachen Ave.), Executive Director, Warren Clark of Churches for Middle East Peace (CMEP) will be the f