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The Heartland Report

A weekly article delivering the truth about Israel to your inbox every Friday.

Come to the Well

Remember when you first started learning about Israel, and whether it was something about the biblical feasts, covenants, or prophecy, you were amazed by how rich and meaningful it was? If your experience was anything like mine, you were astounded by how deep and heart-connecting these biblical, Jewish, Israeli things were.  Honestly, it kind of...
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God is Making His Move

It seems the popular answer among Christians when asked if they believe in replacement theology is, “No.” End of discussion. If you ask what replacement theology is, you will get various answers. The simple definition is: “The Christian Church, established through Jesus Christ, brought with Him a distinctively New Covenant that superseded or replaced the...
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The Illegal Takeover of Jewish Land

Israel’s Knesset saw some heated controversy this week when they voted to pass a bill referred to as the “Electricity Law.” This bill was written and submitted to the Knesset by Mansour Abbas, who is the head of the United Arab List party in the Knesset. This bill has garnered a lot of resistance over...
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A Look Back at 2021 in Israel

We made it! Thanks to you we have reached our goal!  We want to give a BIG THANK YOU to every one of you who gave to our end of the year fundraising campaign. Because of YOU we are poised and ready to enter 2022 stronger than ever. Together we are going to make a huge impact here...
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Israeli Settler Attacks in the West Bank

There have been seven major attacks in Israel over the last few weeks. All of them were perpetrated by Palestinian Arab terrorists and included shootings, stabbings, and car rammings.  For example, a Jewish mother was stabbed by a 15-year-old Palestinian girl in Jerusalem. The mother was walking down the street with her five children, including...
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Excuse Me, There’s a Problem With That Headline

Have you ever had a conversation with someone about Israel and found them voicing disapproval of Israel and their treatment of the Palestinians? Or perhaps you’ve had your own doubts about the whole situation and how Israel is treating the Palestinian people? Unless you live in the Middle East and your perspective has been formed...
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Why Teach Your Kids to Hate?

On Wednesday morning, December 8th, a fifteen-year-old Arab girl crept up behind a Jewish mother walking to school with her children, and stabbed her in the back with a knife. The husband of the woman who was injured, Dvir Cohen, was on reserve duty in the IDF and was therefore not around when the incident...
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Modern-Day Greeks and Maccabees

Shalom and Chanukah Sameach! Have you ever considered why the Greeks went to such great lengths in their efforts to conquer the Jewish people? Would you not agree that sending hundreds of thousands of troops to take out a small band of rebels is a little overkill?  This war was very different from previous attacks...
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A Self-Sacrificing Knight, or a Terrorist Who Killed a Jew?

Israel is reeling from the first terrorist attack since the war with Gaza in May, in which an Israeli citizen has been killed. May God bring comfort to the family of Eliyahu Kay, and may his memory be a blessing.  Instead of going through the details of the attack, which we covered in detail on...
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Climate Change Conference Provides Another Opportunity to Condemn Israel

On November 1, leaders from all around the world assembled in Glasgow, Scotland to discuss one thing: climate change. United Nations Climate Change Conference in Glasgow, Scotland • November 2021 At this conference, Israel was disrespected in more ways than one. Mohammad Shtayyeh, the prime minister of the Palestinian Authority, made some very negative statements...
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Should We Ditch Our Support of Israel If We Don’t Like Their Policies?

There’s a popular trend in today’s culture to identify as whatever you want to be. As Christians who have been working in Israel’s heartland for more than 16 years, we decided that it’s high time we identify as “The Israel Guys.” Unfortunately for Christians who love Israel around the world, it’s easy to want to...
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Fighting for a Homeland

On the 104th anniversary of the Balfour Declaration, Palestinians all over the country lowered their flags to half-mast, treating this historic day as a tragedy. The Palestinians don’t only want the Balfour Declaration reversed, but are calling for a complete destruction of Israel. The Balfour Declaration of November 1917 called for the establishment of what...
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