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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  • Crossings Shut, Empty Mosques: Gaza Prepares for the Spread of Coronavirus

    Weekly News Updates | Upcoming Events | Action Alerts

    A look at the continuing impact of the spreading virus, developments in the Israeli election, and more news in this week’s bulletin.

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  • Tell Congress: Say No to War with Iran

    Only diplomacy will bring an end to tensions with Iran. Congress must stand strong and work toward legislation that will encourage a peaceful end to the current conflict with Iran before it escalates even further.

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  • Travel with CMEP

    Churches for Middle East Peace (CMEP) partners with MEJDI tours to offer custom group travel to Israel, Palestine, and other destinations in the Middle East. Trips to the region offer pilgrimages and advocacy-oriented travel. While traveling in the Holy Land, trips provide the chance to hear multi-narrative perspectives through the use of two local guides, one Israeli and one Palestinian. They offer various perspectives on the history and current realities of the land.

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  • CMEP Responds to Trump “Peace” Plan

    The proposed plan would further entrench the Israeli security establishment, ensuring that generations of Israeli young men and women will serve in a military tasked with continuing control of the Palestinian people. The inevitable result will be more human rights abuses, trauma, and violence.

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  • Analysis: The Trump 2020 “Vision” Plan

    Read our analysis of the “Peace to Prosperity: A Vision to Improve the Lives of the Palestinian and Israeli People” plan and check out action steps if you are feeling called to move against the plan.

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