Israeli soldiers wounded in operation to destroy tunnel in Gaza

As you join The Joshua Fund in praying for the peace of Jerusalem and throughout Israel, please also be praying for healing and comfort for the five Israeli soldiers wounded in Gaza, and for calm to be restored on the Israeli borders. Read the article in Haaretz by clicking the link.

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The Joshua Fund seeks to help the needy in Israel

Since its very beginning, The Joshua Fund has sought to bring help to the poor and needy in Israel through local distribution centers that provide food directly to those in need. The most recent statistics that have been released by the Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS) show a continued increase in those who are at risk of falling below the poverty line.

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Helping Syria in Times of Need

Joel C. Rosenberg shares an update on the situation in Syria and how The Joshua Fund is ministering inside the country and to those who are refugees fleeing the violence.

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Portable Distribution Centers

Learn more about the portable distribution center kits that will assist in the deployment of food and other life sustaining supplies to communities directly affected by such circumstances.

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Pray with us . . . For Believers in Syria in an increasingly hostile environment for Christians

We ask you to join The Joshua Fund in praying for the people of Syria as the atmosphere is increasingly hostile toward the country’s Christians. Please pray for peace in the region, and for the basic needs of the people, for food, water and shelter amid the violence that increasingly is targeted toward Christians.

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Netanyahu warns Obama not to be fooled by Iran’s overtures

President Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu emerged from a meeting united on the fact that Iran must show concrete proof that it is dismantling its nuclear program.

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Netanyahu to speak with Obama in the White House

Prime Minister Netanyahu in Washington for talks with President Obama and Vice President Biden.

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Joel C. Rosenberg Shares an Update on Syria

Joel C. Rosenberg shares an update on the situation in Syria and discusses how you can be praying for the people of Syria during this critical time. Joel also talks about the work The Joshua Fund is doing in this war-torn country.

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Shmini Atzeret/Simchat Torah

On the fifteenth day of this seventh month is the Festival of Sukkot, seven days for the LORD... on the eighth day, there shall be a holy convocation for you. - Leviticus 23:34

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Thousands attend priestly blessing in Jerusalem

The semiannual mass priestly benediction service — or Birkat Kohanim -- took place Sunday morning at the Western Wall. Tens of thousands of Jewish worshippers crowded the plaza to receive the blessing from the Kohanim, descendants of Aaron who make up the priestly caste.

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Town Discovered Along Sea of Galilee

A town dating back more than 2,000 years has been discovered on the northwest coast of the Sea of Galilee, in Israel's Ginosar valley.

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Prime Minister Netanyahu and President Obama Scheduled to Meet this Month

Please pray for a reported meeting to be held later this month between President Obama and Prime Minister Netanyahu.

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The Feast of Tabernacles – Sukkot

The Feast of Tabernacles was the last of the seven biblically mandated 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)

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Israel marks solemn Day of Atonement

Israelis prepared for the holiest day of the Jewish calendar on Friday when the entire country grinds almost to a halt for Yom Kippur, Judaism’s Day of Atonement; businesses, TV stations, airports and highways shut down until Saturday night.

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King Solomon era Timna Valley copper mines

Radiocarbon dating of olive pits shows site was active during 10th century BCE, backing up Biblical account.

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Treasure trove of gold unearthed at base of Temple Mount

Byzantine-era coins and unique menorah medallion found by Hebrew University archaeologists at site abutting Southern Wall.

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What Is A Distribution Center?

Learn more about the distribution centers that provide food to individuals and families in severe need throughout Israel.

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Four ways Christians can make a difference during the Syria & Egypt Crises

When it comes to the crises in Syria and Egypt, Christians should not sit idly by on the sidelines and watch others make moves we agree or disagree with. The Scriptures indicate we can and should play an active role in times of trouble — our top priorities should be to learn, pray, give and go.

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