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When I was a child, I spoke as a child, I understood as a child, I thought as a child: but when I became a man, I put away childish things. (1 Cor. 13:11 ) Isaac becomes a man This month we had the extreme privilege and honor to celebrate our son Isaac’s Bar Mitzvah...

Blow the Shofar in Zion, and sound an alarm on My holy mountain! Let all the inhabitants of the land tremble, For the day of the LORD is coming; Surely it is near… (Joel 2:1) The ancient biblical Fall feast times are upon us beginning with the Feast of Trumpets (Yom T'ruah). In more modern times the...

For I know the thoughts that I think toward you, says the Lord, thoughts of peace and not of evil, to give you a future and a hope. (Jer. 29:11) As soon as my daughter, Yael and I landed in Vladikavkaz, we were immediately taken to the “City of Angels” Beslan cemetery with Jason Catizone, where 12...

“I will bring them out from the nations and gather them from the countries, and I will bring them into their own land. I will pasture them on the mountains of Israel, in the ravines and in all the settlements in the land.” (Ezekiel 34:13) Olim coming home to Israel by the thousands each month Over 200...

So he asked Jesus, and who is my neighbor…? (Luke 10:29) Our team of eight has just returned from a week long outreach in Thessaloniki along the Greek-Macedonian border where some 60,000 refugees are cramped in “tent camps” mostly from war-torn Syria, who have left all behind to flee to the safer shores of Europe. Our team from...

FZS helping Ebola victims in Sierra Leone, West Africa Praise the LORD, all nations! Extol him, all peoples! (Ps. 117:1) Dear friends, We have just returned from an amazing 17 day outreach in Sierra Leone, W. Africa where we have been ministering the gospel to Ebola survivors along with humanitarian aid after the deadly virus killed more than...

Terror bombing in front our Jerusalem Ministry Headquarters A thousand may fall at your side, ten thousand at your right hand, but it will not come near you. (Ps 91:7) Dear Friends, Just a few minutes ago, I heard what sounded like a large door slam and then the screaming of many ambulances right here at our FZS...

For I was sick, and you visited Me; I was in prison, and you came to Me.'… (Mt 25:36) It was just over two years ago the World Health Organization officially declared a deadly outbreak of “Ebola” across Western Africa. This tiny virus, invisible to the naked eye, went on to kill more than 11,300 people...

“For Zion's sake will I not hold my peace, and for Jerusalem's sake I will not rest, until its righteousness goes forth as brightness, and its salvation as a lamp that burns.” (Is 62:1) Dear Praying Friends of FZS, We wanted to share with you a brief overview of the many blessings we have experienced in 2015...

“No one can serve two masters. Either you will hate the one and love the other, or you will be devoted to the one and despise the other. You cannot serve both God and money. (Mt. 6:24) It is interesting to see that even though Jesus referred to Satan as “the ruler of this world” (John...

While the bridegroom tarried, they all slumbered and slept… (Mt. 25:5) Back in 1978, the late Keith Green wrote “Asleep in the Light” a controversial song that shocked the Christian world because of its straight forward convicting lyrics that spoke directly to the sleepy, compromising western church of his day. The song was so full of passion...

"You shall dwell in booths for seven days. All who are native Israelites shall dwell in booths, that your generations may know that I made the children of Israel dwell in booths when I brought them out of the land of Egypt: I am the LORD your God". (Lev 23:42-43) Shalom from Jerusalem! Yom Kippur has just...

This is what the LORD says: "A voice is heard in Ramah, mourning and great weeping, Rachel weeping for her children and refusing to be comforted, because they are no more."  There are two wise old Jewish sayings that I think are important for our time, “The best way to prepare for the future is to...

Brethren, I do not regard myself as having laid hold of it yet; but one thing I do: forgetting what lies behind and reaching forward to what lies ahead, I press on toward the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Yeshua the Messiah (Phil. 3:13-14). It has been a very busy...

Do we realize that we actually have a command to seek God? There are people in this world who seek a lot of things - fame, wealth, influence, power, etc., but there are not too many people who really seek God. Yet, seeking God must be man’s most important accomplishment. In fact, I believe that...

Dear friends of FZS, I have just returned home from Kathmandu on Monday morning only to learn that another 7.4 earthquake has struck Nepal once again on Tuesday, leaving scores dead and hundreds wounded. I have already been in contact with friends I met there and they say that people are in shock and disbelief and...