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Faces of Iron: Adele

Stand for Israel  |  June 14, 2024
“If I had been a little less tired, I would not be here today…” That’s what Adele told The Fellowship after Hamas targeted her home on October 7th, sharing one of those mysterious and miraculous moments that only our loving and powerful God can make happen...
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Two Hurt, Fires Rage After Rocket Barrage From Hezbollah

Stand for Israel  |  June 13, 2024
As tensions rise in Israel's north, many fear a major escalation on the Israel-Lebanon border.
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Shavuot: ‘I’ll Have to Give You a Rain Check’

Stand for Israel  |  June 13, 2024
Adele Raemer shares why this year she’s asking for a rain check on Shavuot, the Jewish Pentecost.
Family and friends of Israeli soldier Sergeant Almog Shalom attend his funeral.

Four Troops Killed in Booby-Trapped Building

Stand for Israel  |  June 11, 2024
As fighting rages in Rafah and central Gaza, four soldiers were killed and others wounded in a building collapse.
Mother of rescued Israeli hostage Almog Meir speaks to press at the Sheba Medical Center in Ramat Gan, June 10, 2024.

Father of Hostage Died Hours Before Son’s Rescue: ‘He Died of Grief’

Stand for Israel  |  June 10, 2024
Just as former hostage Almog Meir Jan finally returned home, his father died of grief before he could receive the good news.
Israelis wave the Israeli flag as they pay their respect for IDF Special Forces officer Arnon Zamora.

Thousands Pay Last Respects to Officer Killed in Hostage Rescue Op

Stand for Israel  |  June 10, 2024
A hero, husband, and father, loses his life to Hamas terrorists in the recent hostage rescue operation in Gaza.
Family members of released hostage Andrey Kozlov speak to the media at the Sheba Medical Center in Ramat Gan, June 9, 2024.

IDF Rescues Four Hostages From Hamas Captivity

Stand for Israel  |  June 10, 2024
In a daring IDF operation, four hostages were rescued and brought home to loved ones this past weekend.
Israeli soldiers seen near the Israeli border with the Gaza Stip, in southern Israel, on March 4, 2024.

Israel Launches Precision Strike Against Terrorists Hiding in U.N. School

Stand for Israel  |  June 7, 2024
As the IDF ground operation in Gaza goes on, Hamas continues to use U.N. facilities in an attempt to mask its terrorist activities.
Israeli tanks near the Israeli-Gaza border, southern Israel, June 4, 2024.

IDF Soldier Killed During Hamas Infiltration Attempt

Stand for Israel  |  June 6, 2024
As Israel faces threats from all sides, we are saddened to learn another IDF soldier lost his life in Gaza defending Israel.
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Bishop Lanier From Auschwitz

Stand for Israel  |  June 6, 2024
Please pray with Bishop Lanier from Auschwitz.
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As Hezbollah Attacks Continue, Netanyahu Vows Strong Response

Stand for Israel  |  June 5, 2024
All eyes have been on northern Israel this week, and today an explosive drone injured at least 10 people.
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Faces of Iron: Keith

Stand for Israel  |  June 4, 2024
“The worst day in the history of Israel…” That’s how Keith describes October 7th, 2023, a day on which Hamas terrorists attacked the people of Israel, and a day on which Israelis like himself fought for the biblical homeland. In the hard months since the attacks, Keith is looking ahead to rebuild and make stronger this land he calls home—thanks to help from IFCJ and our faithful supporters.