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Photo Friday: He Causes Me to Stand on the Heights

Climbers in the IDF Lotar Monkey Unit (Photo: flickr/IDF)

"It is God who arms me with strength
    and keeps my way secure.
He makes my feet like the feet of a deer;
    he causes me to stand on the hieghts.
He trains my hands for battle..."
(Psalm 18:32-34)

The IDF's Lotar counter-terrorism unit has a section called the "Monkey Unit." These daring and death-defying soldiers specialize in climbing and mountaineering, skills which come in handy among the great heights of the Holy Land. Shabbat shalom, friends.

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