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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  • CMEP1835 Spring 2021 Summit | Advocacy Training

    Participants will hear from Kyle Cristofalo, CMEP’s Senior Director of Advocacy and Government Relations on how to advocate with Congressional members on behalf of peace and justice in the Middle East. CMEP1835 is an extension of Churches for Middle East Peace that seeks to engage young adults in education and advocacy around Israel/Palestine, as well as the broader Middle East.

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  • Action Alert | Ask Your House Member to Cosponsor HR 2590

    Congress must make clear that the United States will not provide financial support to the ongoing violation of Palestinian rights. HR 2590 is a necessary start in helping to ensure the United States can be an honest partner for peace to both the Israeli and Palestinian people.

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  • Public Statement | CMEP Applauds Ceasefire, Urges Resolution to Underlying Issues

    CMEP applauds the much-needed ceasefire between the State of Israel and Hamas which began Friday, May 21. During the two weeks prior to the ceasefire, 12 Israelis and at least 230 Palestinians were killed. We uplift in prayer all families in Israel-Palestine who are mourning the loss of loved ones. Every moment without bombings and rockets saves innocent lives.

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  • Action Alert | Tell Biden Administration to Oppose Violence in Israel/Palestine

    The Biden Administration has consistently said that they will center human rights and rule of law in their foreign policy decisions. They must now put these words into action by intervening directly with the Israeli government to end the violence against Palestinians and stop the planned expulsion of families in Sheikh Jarrah. Your voice is critically important.

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  • Anglican Hospital in Gaza Draws on Global Support for Healing Ministry in Aftermath of Fighting

    Weekly News Updates | Upcoming Events | Action Alerts

    A look at the continuing aftermath of violence, a changing government, and more news in this week’s bulletin.

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