Onward, Christian Zionists The fastest growing Israel support group in America.
Excerpts of an article that first appeared in The Weekly Standard
In Washington, D.C.’s convention center they danced the horah, sang Hebrew songs, and waved American and Israeli flags. Charlie Daniels played Hatikvah on his fiddle. It wasn’t a bar mitzvah, or a gathering of the pro-Israel group AIPAC. It was the fifth annual summit of an even larger pro-Israel organization, the nation’s largest: Christians United for Israel, better known as CUFI.
A few hours before addressing the convention, its founder, Pastor John Hagee, explained how CUFI came to exist. “I went to Israel in 1978 as a tourist with a group of people from my church and I came home a Zionist,” he said. “I felt the presence of God in the city of Jerusalem like no place on earth.” Praying at the Western Wall, he realized he had to “do everything in my power to bring Christians and Jews together in an atmosphere of mutual esteem and acceptance.”
Chapel Hill, NC - CUFI on Campus - February 18
Victoria, TX - Standing With Israel - February 19
Roswell, TX - Pastor & Ministry Leaders' Lunch - February 20
Red Deer AB Canada - Standing With Israel - February 25
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Edmonton, AB Canada -Standing With Israel - February 28
Brick, NJ - Standing With Israel - March 9
Brick, NJ - Pastor & Ministry Leaders' Luncheon - March 8
Rochester, NY - Night To Honor Israel - March 20
Las Vegas, NV - Standing With Israel - March 22
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Columbus, GA - Night To Honor Israel - March 29
La Mesa, CA - Night to Honor Israel - April 11
Sonora, CA - Standing With Israel - April 16
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We believe that the Jewish people have a right to live in their ancient land of Israel, and that the modern State of Israel is the fulfillment of this historic right.