About Boston Celebrates Israel
Join us Sunday, May 23rd at 6:00 pm as Christians from the community of faith in the greater Boston region come together for Boston Celebrates Israel at Congregation Lion of Judah in Boston, MA. Eagles’ Wings and Lion of Judah will host this powerful night of solidarity with the Jewish people, and a wonderful celebration of the nation of Israel!
IN THE MIDST OF CHALLENGES
Israel is facing many challenges in the world right now, and the community of faith in the region will join together on Sunday, May 23rd to declare our love and support for Israel and the Jewish people. Please mark your calendar right now and plan to join us for this wonderful evening!
In this moment in Israel’s history, you do not want to miss this opportunity to add your voice to those of others in this region expressing our love and support for Israel and the Jewish people!
JEWISH & CHRISTIAN COMMUNITIES UNITE
This promises to be an exciting night, with many leaders and members of the Jewish community present as our special guests. Speakers and guests will include representatives from Israel, as well as civic leaders from the region. The evening is free and open to the public, and a special offering will be taken for Israel.
Date: Sunday, May 23, 2021
Time: 6:00 pm
Location: Lion of Judah
20 Reed Street, Boston, MA 02118
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Speakers & Special Guests – TBA
Robert Stearns is widely recognized as a visionary leader, compelling communicator, gifted strategist, and influential bridge builder. He is the founder and executive director of Eagles’ Wings, a global movement of churches, ministries, and leaders. Eagles’ Wings is involved in a variety of strategic projects around the world, with a unique emphasis on interfaith dialogue and humanitarian care. Robert’s life flows out of deep commitment to Jesus that is characterized by a distinct prophetic edge. A noted author, world-class musician, and highly sought after public speaker, his written works have been translated into 8 languages, his music is appreciated around the world, and he has ministered in over thirty nations while maintaining a distinct focus on Israel.
Mark & Rabbi Erica Gerson
Rabbi Erica Gerson graduated from Amherst College, magna cum laude, and received both rabbinical ordination and a Masters in Religious Education from Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion. Erica served as the inaugural Director of Jewish Life at JCP Downtown in Manhattan before relocating to NJ, where she taught in the Florence Melton School of Adult Jewish Learning. She is a member of the Board of Trustees of Rodeph Sholom School, a Reform Jewish day school. Erica is also a member of international board of United Hatzalah of Israel.
Mark Gerson is the co-founder and chairman of African Mission Healthcare, which strengthens mission hospitals to aid those in greatest need. A businessman and philanthropist, Mark is the co-founder and co-chairman of Gerson Lehrman Group, which enables clients to learn about a diverse array of business subjects by connecting them with experts in relevant fields. He is also co-founder and co-chairman of Thuzio, which provides businesses and professionals with an all access pass to celebrity talent through database, booking and event services. Mark is the international chairman of United Hatzalah, which is a distributed network of first responders in Israel. By activating the responder closes to a trauma, volunteers can arrive at a victim’s side in minutes. Mr. Gerson is the author of many books and articles, including intellectual history, education, basketball, and the Biblical Jonah. He and Erica live in New York City with their four children. Together they are sponsors of the annual $500,000 Gerson L’Chaim (To Life) Prize for Outstanding Christian Medical Missionary Service.
There is no charge for the event. An offering will be received to feed the poor in Israel.
No childcare is provided, but older children are encouraged to attend.
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