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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  • A Letter to the CMEP Community on Inauguration Day

    CMEP is eager and ready to work with this new administration and continue our work where there is policy alignment in holistic peacebuilding, supporting economic and humanitarian assistance, and human rights while working toward peace and just resolutions to conflicts in the Middle East.

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  • CMEP in the News | The US Can Help Israel and Palestinians Reach a Just Peace

    Read Rev. Dr. Mae Elise Cannon’s latest article, cowritten by The Rev. Elizabeth A. Eaton, the Presiding Bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. They explore how a new Congress and a new administration offer an opportunity for the U.S. to play a constructive role to reach a just peace between Israelis and Palestinians.

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  • Advocacy During COVID-19

    We know COVID-19 will have a disproportionate impact on those already marginalized, including Palestinians living under occupation. Congress and the Administration must take immediate action to ensure U.S. policy helps end the occupation and alleviate the suffering of Palestinians. During this time of physical distancing, we encourage you to reach out to your elected officials to demand they enact policies that will help contribute to a just future for all in Israel/Palestine.

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  • Caught Between Covid and Settlers: How a West Bank School is Struggling to Survive

    Weekly News Updates | Upcoming Events | Action Alerts

    A look at the continuing effects of the pandemic, discussions of the impact of a new US administration, and more news in this week’s bulletin.

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