Since the days before email existed, Sondra Oster Baras, Director of Christian Friends of Israel Communities (CFOIC Heartland)’s Israel Office, has been advocating for the Biblical heartland communities of Yehuda (Judea) and the Shomron (Samaria).
Sondra Oster Baras
A wise man feareth, and departeth from evil; but the fool behaveth overbearingly, and is confident. (Proverbs 14:16) In a very brief visit to Israel on Sunday, United States Secretary of State John Kerry told Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu that even as the chaos in Syria has been the primary preoccupation of the Obama Administration,… Read more »
A recent discovery at Tel Shiloh may support biblical accounts of the presence of the Tabernacle in the city. According to Joshua 18:1, “And the whole congregation of the children of Israel assembled themselves together at Shiloh, and set up the Tent of Meeting there; and the land was subdued before them.” The Tent of… Read more »
I remember as a young child, when the Six Day War occurred, we heard Arab reports on the television and radio that were diametrically opposed to the reports coming out of Israel. The Arabs boasted ongoing victory while the Jews reported ongoing defeat of their Arab enemy. At the end of the war it became… Read more »