The leader of a Messianic Jewish ministry says even though
American voters decided to abandon Israel on November 6, God will
not abandon the Jewish state during this current or any future
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has made
it clear that Israel will no longer tolerate Hamas terrorists
launching indiscriminate rocket attacks on innocent Israeli
But Jan Markell, founder and director of Olive Tree
Ministries, says the re-election of Barack Hussein Obama has
sent a clear message to Israel: America is not going to help
"I think Israel realizes that she no longer has any kind of a
bond with America after the November 6 election," Markell laments.
"Israel realizes she's on her own, which the Bible predicted.
Zechariah chapters 12 through 14 indicate that in the time of the
end, she will be without a friend -- and that's the case now."
But the Olive Tree Ministries founder says there is good
"God hasn't abandoned Israel. He does have an end-times plan for
her," she asserts. "It involves some harshness, but it also
involves salvation as a nation -- though that comes later, during
the time of the tribulation."
But Markell fears there will be continued bloodshed in the Holy
Land in the immediate future, which could escalate in a big
A border enforcement advocate says a recent incident on the
Arizona-Mexico border illustrates the value of border fencing in
deterring illegal immigration and smuggling.