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Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein reading Bible in Jerusalem

Finding Our Way in the Wilderness

As I reflect on this extraordinary year — one of challenges and opportunities, of conflict and reconciliation, of tragedy and blessed miracles — I want to thank you for supporting The Fellowship’s work, done in...

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IDF tank in Golan

No Weapon Forged Against You Will Prevail

This week has reminded us of the painful fact that Israel faces enemies on all sides. But the IDF’s current campaign, Operation Northern Shield, reminds me of the eternal biblical promise: Israel and the men and women who fight to defend...

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Hanukkah menorah with lighted candles

Lighting Candles in the Darkness

Hanukkah is an inspiring story of God’s protection and provision, which Jewish people commemorate by lighting menorahs. And as I light the candles this Hanukkah, I will give thanks for your support of...

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Rabbi Eckstein praying

Give Thanks to Him and Praise His Name

When we cultivate thankfulness by cultivating gratitude toward God, the One Who made us and sustains us, that gratitude — for the smallest blessings, as well as the largest — will follow us throughout our lives.

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Israeli bus hit by terrorist rocket, November 12, 2018

We Do Not Stand Alone

Today Israel faced the familiar, unwelcomed news: Rockets fired from Gaza. Code red sirens sounding — some as far away as the Dead Sea and Hebron. Classes canceled. Multiple Israelis injured. As Hamas terrorists unleash their latest...

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Passover a Sacred Time to Save Lives

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About The Fellowship (IFCJ)

The International Fellowship of Christians and Jews (IFCJ) funds humanitarian aid to the needy in Israel and in Jewish communities around the world, promotes prayer and advocacy on behalf of the Jewish state, and provides resources that help build bridges of understanding between Christians and Jews.

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