CUFI: Where Israel Isn't Just a Tightrope Act

From Monday to Wednesday this past week, five thousand Christians, representing over one million members of Christians United for Israel (CUFI), left their jobs and families, paid their own way, and braved the unbearable heat and humidity of D.C. in July to stand up for and speak out for Israel.  They were loud and clear, for all of Congress and America to hear. It was CUFI's eighth and largest summit, with representatives from every state in the Union, every ethnic group, dozens of denominations, all ages, all with a single message: show the U.S. government and the world that Christians wholeheartedly and unequivocally support a strong, safe Jewish state of Israel. For two days, some of the greatest Middle East authorities and political analysts, such as Major Elliot Chodoff, IDF; Malcolm Hoenlein, Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations; Colonel Richard Kemp, U.K.;  Ambassador Ron Prosser; Senator Lindsey Graham; House Majority...(Read Full Post)