Through events, resources, & trips to the region, Churches for Middle East Peace (CMEP) provides opportunities to learn about the Middle East and a holistic approach to advocating for peace.

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Churches for Middle East Peace (CMEP) serves to elevate diverse voices who are advocating for equality, security, & human rights for all people in the Middle East.

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You & your church can be advocates for just U.S. policies toward the Middle East by contacting your members of Congress; participating in Hill & Government meetings; & attending Advocacy Summits.

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  • Press Release: CMEP Meets with Ambassador Brownback

    CMEP presented our concerns about the tax and land confiscation issues under consideration by the Jerusalem municipality and in the Israeli legislature, respectively, and about President Trump’s intent to move the U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem.

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  • Action Alert | Tell Congress: Protect Aid to Palestinian Refugees

    On January 16, 2018 the U.S. announced it would be withholding $65 million from the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA). Tell Congress cutting humanitarian aid will not bring us closer to just, lasting, and comprehensive solution to the conflict in Israel-Palestine.
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  • Action Alert | Defend Palestinian Children’s Human Rights

    Congresswoman Betty McCollum has introduced legislation to promote the human rights of Palestinian children! Join Congresswoman McCollum and tell Congress to protect Palestinian children.
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  • Bulletin | The Two-State Solution at Risk

    Weekly News Updates | Upcoming Events | Action Alerts

    Ronald S. Lauder, president of the World Jewish Congress, writes, “If current trends continue, Israel will face a stark choice: Grant Palestinians full rights and cease being a Jewish state or rescind their rights and cease being a democracy.”
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  • Action Alert | Support a Shared Jerusalem


    Stand in solidarity with the people in the Holy Land. Call on Congress to end the occupation of East Jerusalem, keep the embassy in Tel Aviv,  and promote a Jerusalem shared by Palestinians and Israelis.

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  • Lent 2018

    This Lenten Season, CMEP is pleased to provide you with spiritual resources, webinars, and action alerts all focused on Jerusalem. The Holy City is prominent during the final days of Jesus’ life. And, given the Trump Administration’s decision to move the United States’ Embassy to Jerusalem and recognize the city as the capital of Israel, the topic is more timely than ever.

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