There’s a price to pay for many people who call Jesus their Lord and Messiah in the Epicenter. In the Summer issue of Stories from the Field, you’ll learn more about the challenges and suffering that our brothers and sisters face as believers and how you can pray for them – especially those who come from a different religious background.
The Jewish holiday of Shavuot, also known as Pentecost, is celebrated this year beginning at sundown Saturday, June 8 through Monday, June 10, 2019. This holiday is known by several other names, including the Feast of Weeks and the Feast of the Harvest. The celebration became known as Pentecost, which means 50 in Greek because it is observed 50 days after the celebration of Passover.
At precisely 10 am Wednesday, May 1, 2019, sirens rang for several minutes all over Israel in honor of Holocaust Remembrance Day.
As we enter the spring season of the Old Testament Feasts, the first celebration is Purim, the Feast of Lots and begins at sundown March 20 – March 21, 2019. This celebration the remarkable story of how the God of Israel used two faithful servants — Esther and Mordecai — and a movement of prayer and fasting to rescue the Jewish people from a Persian regime determined to destroy them.
Join author Joel C. Rosenberg and The Joshua Fund on an unforgettable cruise to New England and Canada from September 28 through October 5, 2019. During this 7-day journey from Boston to Montreal, we will have an opportunity to study the Scriptures and discuss what the Lord is doing in Israel and the Middle East, even as we witness God’s handiwork in creation, enjoy the colors of Fall, and visit beautiful places along the northeastern seaboard.
Joel C. Rosenberg, Founder and Chairman of The Joshua Fund, shares how God has worked in the Epicenter in 2018. We pray you will be blessed and reinvigorated as we together commit to partner in this important mission to bless Israel and her Neighbors in the name of Jesus.
The Feast of Tabernacles or Sukkot celebration begins at sundown Sunday, September 23 through nightfall Sunday, September 30, 2018. It was the last of the seven biblically mandated feasts or celebrations. It was also the most joyful and was the only feast in which the Israelites were commanded by God to rejoice. (Deuteronomy 16:13-15)
The 2018 Epicenter Prayer Summit, held by The Joshua Fund, included one evening and full day of “teaching, prayer, praise and worship” at the Jerusalem Theater on July 11 and 12.
Influential Christian leaders Ronnie Floyd and Anne Graham Lotz were among some 800 believers who attended a conference in Jerusalem and offered prayers for "supernatural unity."
JERUSALEM, Israel – Author and Middle East expert Joel Rosenberg had a major theme in mind for a prayer conference he recently organized in Jerusalem. "We're trying to focus on prayer and unity on Israeli Jewish and Arab believers, between the Messianic body of Israel and the Palestinian believers," he told CBN News.
You can bless the lives of people in the Middle East in real and practical ways. When you give to The Joshua Fund, your donations feed the hungry, care for Holocaust survivors, protect the unborn, purchase medical equipment, provide for widows and orphans, and so much more.
Would you like to be more involved in the work the Lord is doing through The Joshua Fund to bless Israel and her Neighbors in the name of Jesus? If you would like to pray more knowledgeably and faithfully for the people of Israel, the West Bank, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon and Syria, please follow the link to our new prayer guide, Standing In The Gap.
Amidst war and terrorism, some of our ministry partners serving in the Middle East are, by God’s grace, seeing a growing and unprecedented hunger for the Gospel among many Muslims.