Author Archives: PF Herring

About PF Herring

Husband, father of 5, grandfather of 7, Teacher & Theologian

The World is Built with Grace

At our Prayer for Israel meeting today, Ps 89:2 came up and I was reading the NKJV version. While it reads ok, it gives little hint of the depth of meaning the Rabbi’s attach to this verse. Here’s how the … Continue reading

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Judea & Samaria: Are the Settlements a Source of Conflict or a Part of the Solution?

A Presentation by Sondra Oster Baras,  Director CFOIC Heartland’s Israel Office We had a great turnout of 60+ people to hear Sondra talk about the miracle of the State of Israel and in particular the return to Judea and Samaria. … Continue reading

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Recent Israeli Innovations: My Top Five

1. An end to hunger – preserving the freshness of food Between a third and half of the food grown today never makes it to market. Produce of all kinds is “lost” to spoilage and disease, due mostly to transportation, storage, … Continue reading

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Prayer Meeting for December 2014

Israel News Update December 2014 (mostly summaries from dailyalert.org) U.S.-Led Coalition Halting Islamic State Advances, Officials Say – Carol Morello The military campaign against Islamist extremists in Syria and Iraq is inflicting heavy damage, said coalition officials in Brussels, where … Continue reading

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Prayer Meeting – Israel Update August 2014

Below are some commentaries and a couple of prayers that are very relevant to the current horrors that Israel and all who love the God of Israel are facing: Israel Update August 2014 There’s something very ugly in this rage … Continue reading

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July Meeting & Prayer for Israel

We had a few away again, but we still had an exciting and uplifting time of fellowship. I have copied below the short articles discussed a little. We also started working through Uriel ben Mordechai’s fascinating new ‘re-transaltion’ of Hebrews … Continue reading

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June 2014 Meeting – Shavuot & Hebraisms in John

It is ironic that Shavuot is such a little-known holiday, given that it commemorates the single most important event in Jewish history – the giving of the Torah at Mount Sinai. Shavuot occurs at the culmination of a seven-week period, … Continue reading

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