It was such a privilege to welcome Areej Masoud to speak on the topic ‘Any hope for peace in Palestine now, or ever?’ Areej is a Palestinian Christian born in Bethlehem, who lives with minutes from the birthplace of Jesus. Currently, she works as the Development and Communications Department Coordinator at Bethlehem Bible College. [...]
Thank you Areej Masoud offered this gift of a plate and chalice to our congregation in thanks for our support of the Palestine Israel Ecumenical Network speaking tour which brought her to Australia. The plate and chalice are made of olive wood from Jerusalem. We look forward to using them in November. [...]
Prayers of Adoration, Confession, Lament God our Creator you shaped us for love and harmony Singing into our souls the very joy of creation Surrounding us with everything that is good and beautiful. And yet we confess that your wondrous creation is divided by walls and divisions that destroy peace. Give us a voice [...]
Rev Joan Fisher shared her experience as a participant in the Ecumenical Accompaniment Program in Palestine and Israel during worship for the start of World Week of Peace in Palestine and Israel 2017. The powerpoint presentation that accompanied this presentation is available here.