• April 18, 2016
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    Daniel Aqleh, a Palestinian MA student in Peace Studies, writes his dream as part of course about Peace in Christianity at Bethlehem Bible College
    I have a Dream - By Daniel Aqleh
  • April 10, 2016
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    Dr. Yohanna Katanacho is the Academic Dean of Nazareth Evangelical College. He shared recently at Christ at the Checkpoint conference in Bethlehem and casted a powerful vision of what the Middle East might look like if the Kingdom of God was reigning here. “I hope my dream is not your nightmare!”
    My dream - I hope my dream is not your nightmare - Yohanna Katanacho
  • December 19, 2015
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    Rev. Dr. Alex Awad lived and served in Palestine for decades, including over 25 years as missionary with the United Methodist Church. Alex served as the pastor of East
    Jerusalem Baptist Church, as well as Professor, Dean of Students and Director of the Shepherd Society at Bethlehem Bible College. Alex helped to organize three “Christ at the Checkpoint” conferences in Bethlehem, and is the author of two books: “Palestinian Memories: The Story of a Palestinian Mother and Her People” and “Through the Eyes of the Victims.”
    Israeli Rights Trump Palestinian Rights - Alex Awad
  • October 14, 2015
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    To be honest with you all, it is tempting to give up and come to the edge of losing hope. It is easier to enter into the despair which says Que Sera Sera. Yet is that it? Is it our calling to give up?
    Mission Impossible!  By Jack Sara
  • March 30, 2015
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    Palestinian Pastor writes to American Messianic Author: I am grieved because you are not telling your friends and the folks who read your articles the truth about why President Obama and his administration and many Jews and Israelis are upset with Netanyahu's policies and the actions of his coalition
    Alex Awad responds to Joel Rosenbergs remarks that President Obama is preparing to divorce Israel
  • March 15, 2015
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    I was wrong in the belief of the idea of the eternal promise of the Land to Israel that made me portray God in an unjust way.

    It almost made me say “ for God so loved Israel, that He gave His only begotten son so that Israel would not perish but have the land for ever.”
    Zionism distorts the image of God - David Azar
  • September 02, 2014
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    Alex Awad writes to Obama: Mr. President, The announcement of the Israeli government on August 31 to confiscate 1,000 acres belonging to four Palestinian villages near Bethlehem is like pouring salt on the fresh wounds of Palestinians...
    A Palestinian Baptist Pastor Writes an Open Letter To President Obama
  • September 26, 2013
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    Media and popular culture overwhelmingly equated Arabs with Islam, leaving little chance for the average person in most Western countries to realise that in addition to Muslims, many Arabs belong to the Christian faith.

    But the challenge of educating the world on the existence of Christian Arabs and their contributions to society is huge, and the last few years added yet a more daunting challenge.

    Jordan Times 25th September 2013
    Challenges facing Christian Arabs,By Daoud Kuttab
  • February 22, 2013
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    President Obama will be visiting Israel and Palestine in March 2013. I call on you to write to Obama and tell him that if he is coming to engage Israelis and Palestinians in talks that will lead to a just peace, he is then welcome. Otherwise tell Obama to stay home.

    Alex Awad, Special For Come and See
    A Palestinian Pastor’s Advice for President Obama - Alex Awad
  • November 24, 2012
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    We need a new paradigm. It is possible to be at once pro-Israel, pro-Palestinian, pro-American, and pro-peace. No matter what people may claim, the game doesn’t have to be zero-sum
    What Evangelicals Get Wrong About Israel and the Palestinians
,By Kristen Powers-The Daily Beast