MOUNT VERNON — Joseph Stuart knew he had entered a different world when he found himself apologizing to an Israeli soldier armed with an assault rifle for intimidating the soldier. But eye-opening events were par for the course during Stuart’s recent mission trip to Israel under the auspices of the Christian Peacemaker Team project, a group which dares people of faith to put as much sacrifice and effort into peace as people regularly do to accommodate war.



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One Response to “Reaching across the Palestinian Wall”

  1. Laurie Stokes

    How awesome to see our young adult generation being moved by God’s spirit to bring about reconcilation. Thank you for featuring this article.