Keeping the rules

Keeping the rules

“We will keep the rules and, with God’s Help they’ll keep us.” — By Cliff Keller — Israelis got a scolding on Saturday evening. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu expressed regret in reporting “a change in direction” in Israel’s fight to halt the spread of COVID 19. “I...
Something new under the sun?

Something new under the sun?

– By Cliff Keller — Just before dawn some mornings during the days leading up to Yom HaZikaron, Israel’s Memorial Day, the highest hill in the Jerusalem neighborhood of Ir Ganim has been visited by handfuls of Orthodox Jews who faced the Old City and prayed....
Mothers of the Faith

Mothers of the Faith

– By Corry – Then we ponder the Proverbs 31 model—you know the one—the modern-day Gal Gadot Wonder Woman that no one can compare to even on our best days… do we stop to consider that this portion of scripture is not really speaking of the...
Manis, Pedis, Abundant Life

Manis, Pedis, Abundant Life

– By Cliff Keller – The feminine name Nadia is common in Mediterranean countries, in Eastern Europe, parts of Russia and the Arab world. In many Slavic languages, Nadia means hope. The Arabic variant, Nadiyyah, means tender and delicate. But there was...