ireneIsrael was put on an escalated alert this past week as Arab countries held their annual ‘Land Day’ - a protest against Israel holding land.

Protesters gathered in neighboring counties, along Israel’s borders prompting the alert out of fear they’d try to cross the borders forcibly.

Luckily, our Middle East Blogger, Irene said, no such attempt was made even though a heavy police and military presence was on standby.

But life in Israel is never ‘normal.’  It is still the target of Syria and the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt - not a happy possibility for this nation of God.

Read Irene’s blog:  A Tenuous Peace