By John Kleinheksel, Kairos West Michigan Part I THE STORY On Tuesday, May 11, rockets from Gaza and retaliation from the Israeli military are intensifying. The May 9 Jerusalem Post explains why the Supreme Court delayed its eviction decision: It would send a signal that it will not shy away from applying its laws […]
Do you want to make a difference TODAY in Israel-Palestine? KWM invites our community to IMMEDIATELY take three concrete action steps to address urgent needs on the ground in Israel-Palestine. Action Step #1: Join Churches For Middle East Peace in supporting HR 2590, Rep. Betty McCollum’s bill to keep our tax dollars from supporting […]
Is Confederation Worth A Try In Israel-Palestine? An Interview With Sam Bahour Sam is a Palestinian businessman and writer from Youngstown, Ohio who moved with his family to Ramallah, Palestine during the hopeful period following the Oslo Accords in the mid-1990’s. This presentation is another in our “Palestine Direct Connect” series, endeavoring to bring you regional leaders directly from Israel […]
B’Tselem, The Israeli Information Center For Human Rights in Occupied Palestine published this report two months ago today…. A regime of Jewish supremacy from the Jordan River to the Mediterranean Sea: This is apartheid
Want Israeli-Palestinian Peace? Try Confederation (February 12, 2021, NY Times) Politicians and experts should not doubt a two-state solution. But they should finally consider a plausible version of it. Donald Trump has left the Biden administration myriad international crises, and nowhere more obviously than in Israel and the Palestine Authority. Mr. Trump dismantled relations […]
Each year dozens of Palestinian youth are held in solitary confinement for up to two weeks. It is time to stop this practice. Find out how you can help. Act now! Register for the March 9 Update from No Way To Treat A Child here.
We at KWM have hosted Jonathan Kuttab and have used his work on Christian Zionism. He is a civil rights lawyer from Jerusalem. Please see an explanation of his one state vision in this fine article from Mondoweiss.
At Kairos West Michigan, we work to unify and mobilize West Michigan Christians to take a stand for peace in Israel/Palestine. We believe that the time is right and that God is preparing the way for peace and justice in Israel and Palestine.