Zeal for your house

„His disciples remembered that it was written, ‚Zeal for your house will consume me.“  John 2:17 This verse contains a quote from Psalm 69, where it is written, „I am a stranger to my brothers, an alien to my own mother’s sons; for zeal for your house consumes me, and the…

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Burundi report

After a long but unproblematical trip we arrived in Burundi on Thursday, August 23, 2018. Two pastors warmly welcomed us and accompanied us to the hotel in a „Christian“ taxi with praise music and the smell of unburned petrol – past rice fields and the Burundi beer brewery. My first…

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“Here I am!”

During our last visit to Jerusalem we went to the new “Friends of Zion” museum, among other things. In a creative, multimedia way it tells the life stories of people (among them, many Christians) who invested lives to serve Jews and Israel (e.g. Henry Dunant, the ten Boom family, Irene…

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