MembersSoldiers and Watchmen, Hand in Hand

by Bart Repko

For many months, Israel has been harassed by Palestinian terrorists who attack unsuspecting civilians with knives, scissors, axes and even guns. Many assailants are teenage boys and sometimes girls.

MIDEAST ISRAEL TERROR Photo: Flash90

Who is teaching them to do this? Instead of condemning these insane acts, Palestinian politicians and media laud them and incite these lunatics.

One of the favorite locations for these assaults is Damascus Gate in Jerusalem’s Old City, a key passageway to the Temple Mount. Palestinian militants chose this location to intimidate Jews heading to the Western Wall to visit or pray. As a result, Israel has deployed many soldiers at this venue who keep watch day and night.

At the same time, God has placed watchmen on the ancient walls of the Old City to proclaim God’s promises of protection and salvation for the Jewish people (Isaiah 62:6-7). These followers of Yeshua (Jesus) scale the walls each day to conduct spiritual warfare. Every believer should be aware that this war against God’s first born son, Israel, is not a physical battle but—in essence—a spiritual one: “For our struggle is not...

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