Ministry Updates

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Dear Friends of Zion,   Last week we revived an older FZS project of hosting wounded Israeli soldiers we used to facilitate during the “Cast Lead” War of 2009. Now, since the Oct 7thmassacre we have once again begun a week-long time of rest and recovery in the Swiss Alps for our wounded heroes...

The Incredible Miracle That Few Even Noticed “No weapon that is formed against you shall prosper…” Amen! (Isa. 54:17) We had heard the news reports on Israeli radio that evening that the Iranian attack was imminent and we would have 9 hours to prepare which would bring the rain of UAV drones and missiles to arrive in Jerusalem...

FZS Continues to Love and Comfort His People during the Crisis of War with Good Things to Give “…when you open your hand, they are satisfied with good things.” Ps. 104:28 Some of the many recent aid shipments received at FZS warehouse in Jerusalem   Dear Friends of For Zion’s Sake Ministries, Greetings from war weary Israel! As the IDF continues intense fighting in...

"He will swallow up death forever, and the Lord God will wipe away tears from all faces; The rebuke of His people He will take away fromall the earth; for the Lord has spoken." Isaiah 25:8   Dear Friends of Israel and FZS, As the war in Israel continues into our 77th day, last Friday evening just as Shabbat...

News Update from Israel "Indeed these are the mere edges of His ways, and how small a whisper we hear of Him! But the thunder of His power who can understand?" Job 26:14   At the time of this news update, several of the Israeli as well as foreign national hostages have been released from Hamas captivity since Friday...

«NEVER AGAIN» is NOW!  FZS bringing our first aid shipment to an IDF base near Gaza  URGENT:  An appeal to all Friends of Israel to take action now! Dear Friends of FZS and Am Israel, We are currently organizing a container in Europe to send relief aid and wartime supplies to Israel during this ongoing emergency. We ask...

War!   This is just a quick update to let you know that we are very grateful for your prayers and we are all safe and well here at For Zion’s Sake in Jerusalem, PTL! I am sure by now, you have seen the videos of that horrific day from Saturday morning when at 6:00am Hamas launched...

  Blessed Rosh HaShanah 5784 - Yom Kippur - Sukkot !!!  For Zion’s Sake!   Yeshua said these words to His disciples as they were admiring the strength and beauty of the temple that stood so glorious above them. The Beit HaMikdash was the pride of Israel, the Holy place of God’s dwelling that seemed indestructible to them,...

And give Him no rest till He establishes and till He makes Jerusalem a praise in the earth. - Isaiah 62:7 Just felt to share this song with you… For Zion’s Sake! We have some wonderful news to share with you in this update concerning our new FZS bread distribution project to the new immigrants and war...

Happy and Blessed Shavuot – Pentecost! Come, and let us go up to the mountain of the LORD, and to the house of the God of Jacob… - Isaiah 2:3 Thank you Lena and Sergey! We had to say goodbye to Lena and Sergey who have together officially retired in April after working for more than 23 years...

Announcement: FZS Israel Tour 2024   For more info :https://traveljoy.com/bookings/XQEEt2xVpfaieCdDxHWE4yuM       “The King will reply, ‘Truly, I say to you, inasmuch as you did it to one of the least of these My brethren, you did it to Me.”         The backdrop to the scripture above is found in Mathew 25:35, when the Son of Man comes and will Judge the nations according to...

FZS Relief Work in Turkey We truly had an amazing time ministering through outreach in Turkey after the devastating 7.4 Earthquake rocked the Eastern part of the country causing extensive damage. The quake effected hundreds of miles and dozens of cities resulting in more than 47,000 deaths to date. Our time began with helping the Israeli...

    If I forget thee oh Jerusalem… Ps. 135:5   I recently took this photo as I was walking to the Old City of Jerusalem.It was at the evening hour and I just thought it was an amazing picture to snap of the Jerusalem skyline. Later on, after returning back to our distribution center in Talpiot where I stay,...

Happy and Blessed Rosh Hashanah 5783 It's time to WAKE UP with the sound of the Shofar! This Sunday evening as the Shofar wails, may our soul also awaken during this time of observance and the call to true and sincere repentance (Teshuvah) before the LORD Almighty. This is especially relevant during the 10 days from Rosh...

“Rejoice in the Lord Always and again I say, Rejoice…” (Philp. 4:4) Shalom, dear Friends of For Zion’s Sake Ministries! We certainly do have reason to rejoice, not only in the fact of His great unfailing love and goodness towards us but also because of the flood of new immigrants and refugees that have been visiting our...

“Religion that is pure and undefiled before God, the Father, is this: to visit orphans and widows in their affliction, and to keep oneself unstained from the world.” (James 1:27) Update from our daughter, Yael Last month, I was asked to teach a group of Ukrainian Refugee Orphans both because of my teaching credentials and the fact...

Meeting Desperate Refugees at the Borders of Ukraine “Give me your tired, your poor; your huddled masses yearning to breathe free…” (Statue of Liberty, USA) It’s been an amazing outreach and labor of love working with the Ukrainian refugees from the borders of Hungary, Poland, and Ukraine, and then following them as they begin a new life...

He’s not heavy, he’s my brother… Thus says the Lord God: “Behold, I will lift up Mine hand to the Gentiles; and they shall bring thy sons in their arms, and thy daughters shall be carried upon their shoulders. (Isaiah 49:22-23) I am now on my way to the Polish border after a brief pause from our outreach...

"I will bring them…"  See, I will bring them from the land of the North and gather them from the ends of the earth. Among them will be the blind and the lame, expectant mothers and women in labor; a great throng will return. (Jeremiah 31:8) Well, our time is finished (for now) on the Ukrainian border. We...

First the Fishers and Then the Hunters ‘The Lord lives who brought up the children of Israel from the land of the north, and from all the lands whither He had driven them.’ And I will bring them back into their land that I gave unto their fathers. “Behold, I will send for many fishers,” saith the...