13 years ago, I invited 400 of America’s top evangelical leaders to
join me in forming a national pro-Israel organization. It was my
obedient response to a commission given by the Holy Spirit to do
everything possible to bring Christians and Jews together in mutual
esteem and genuine love.
Today, Christians United for Israel is now 6 million members strong. But the commission is far from complete. Anti-Semitism
is sweeping across our nation and the world. As you all know, just a
few weeks ago, there was a shooting in a San Diego synagogue.
As Christians, we must continue to act upon the Biblical mandate to
bless Israel by opposing anti-Semitism in all its forms. We are prepared
to act when others threaten, attack, and demonize Israel. We are never
bystanders in the face of such evil.
deeply concerned about the growing threats from Iran and its puppets in
the region. Experts watching the situation expect that war is on the
horizon. The Jewish state may once again be forced to fight to defend
its citizens and when that day comes, CUFI must be prepared to shield
Israel from the international condemnation that will follow.
A DIVINE APPOINTMENT THAT CAN TRANSFORM A NATION!
Last month, through a divinely inspired series of events, CUFI was
presented to one of the largest megachurches in Brazil. This timely
appointment has the potential to transform Brazil’s relationship with
Israel, as the Christians of that nation awaken to their biblical
mandate to stand with the Jewish people.
This opportunity came about through the seeds planted by one of
CUFI’s pastors in Washington State, who recruited a student to plant a
CUFI on Campus chapter at her local college. Through years of dedication
and passing on the torch to additional students, CUFI on Campus reached
Harvard where a young man from Brazil got involved. Last summer, that
student’s pastor in Brazil paid to send six of his young people to
Washington DC for CUFI on Campus’ student advocacy training during the