U.S. Signs $38 Billion Aid Deal With Israel, Obama Says True Security Requires Palestinian State

US President Barack Obama said Wednesday that while the massive new military aid deal for Israel, Washington’s largest defense package to any country in history would help Israel defend itself, “long-term security” can only be achieved by the creation of “an independent and viable Palestine.” Click HERE for more

Prioritize Peace!

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Rev. Dr. Mae Elise Cannon Named CMEP Executive Director

Ambassador Warren Clark announced his retirement as Executive Director of Churches for Middle East Peace (CMEP) after leading the organization for the past eight years. The CMEP Board of Directors has named Rev. Dr. Mae Elise Cannon as the new Executive Director, effective August 1. Click here for more.

Atlanta Church Summit

Holy Land church leader and 100 American church leaders collectively chose hope when they gathered in Atlanta, GA, last month to adopt a joint and comprehensive strategy for a common witness. Click here for more.

Take Action: Tell the 2016 Presidential Candidates: "Prioritize Peace!"

Join over 20 Christian leaders of national denominations and organizations in calling upon the major 2016 presidential candidates to pledge, if elected, to take urgent and vigorous new steps to seek creative political solutions that will foster a just and lasting peace in Israel and Palestine.

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Our next president will have a fresh opportunity to make meaningful progress in the realization of peace between Israelis and Palestinians. This is our opportunity to act upon our conviction that God can “…make a way in the wilderness and rivers in the desert.” (Isaiah 43:19)

Working together, Christians, Jews, and Muslims; Americans, Palestinians and Israelis can find a way to take steps that lead to a just, durable and comprehensive end to the conflict. As followers of Jesus we can take action in hope that peace is possible, God can make a way, and we must do our part through prayer and action.

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