Educate

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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Elevate

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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Advocate

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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  • 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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  • Bulletin | The Evangelical Split on Israel

    Weekly News Updates | Upcoming Events | Action Alerts

    Growing dissent on Israel among evangelicals, the deadly crackdown in Gaza is referred to the ICC, a BDS-related deportation is halted, and more news in this week’s Bulletin.

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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 | IDF Kills Dozens at Gaza Border Protests

    Weekly News Updates | Upcoming Events | Action Alerts

    The opening of the new American Embassy in Jerusalem, violent Israeli crackdown on protests in Gaza, diplomatic repercussions, and more in this week’s bulletin.

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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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  • Public Statement | Harm Done by Embassy Relocation

    CMEP voices our most vigorous opposition to the Trump Administration’s decision to relocate the embassy and recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel without equally acknowledging Palestinian claims. We express our outrage at this administration for refusing to acknowledge the role this decision played in escalating violence in Gaza, which resulted in the deaths of more than 60 people and injury to over 2,200 Palestinians during the week.

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