Reflections


Yom HaShoah Reminds Us: ‘We Will Live’

Yael Eckstein  |  May 6, 2024
Mira wasn’t yet two years old when she and her mother were forced to flee certain death at the hands of the Nazis. Born in 1939 in Kyiv, Mira was just one of the hundreds of thousands of Jews trying to escape the city before the Nazis arrived.

From Israel: What’s on My Mind This Passover

Yael Eckstein  |  April 26, 2024
The nights of Passover are different from all other nights, and this year even more so.

Finding Strength in the Light

Yael Eckstein  |  April 11, 2024
Six months ago on October 7, the inconceivable happened along the southern border of Israel.

Hamas and the Holocaust: An Interview

Yael Eckstein  |  January 26, 2024
In a powerful interview recorded just before International Holocaust Remembrance Day, Yael speaks with Sarah, a Holocaust survivor, and Noa, a survivor of the October 7 attacks on Israel.

Holding On to Hope When all Else Seems Lost

Yael Eckstein  |  December 6, 2023
Did you know that it is during the darkest time of the year when the Jewish people celebrate Hanukkah, also known as the Festival of Lights? And that is no coincidence. Because only against that backdrop of darkness can we truly appreciate light.

What Is Life Like in Israel During War?

Yael Eckstein  |  November 10, 2023
Yael says that in some ways Israel’s returned to their routines, but in no way have they gone back to normal.

Prayers Sustain in the Midst of Evil

Yael Eckstein  |  October 19, 2023
In a new interview with CBN Digital, Yael discusses how The Fellowship is on the ground identifying needs in real time, all while hearing even more of the heartbreaking stories that all of Israel is experiencing.

Bringing God Down To Earth — a Sukkot Teaching

Yael Eckstein  |  September 27, 2023
One of my favourite things about living in Israel is celebrating Jewish holidays with the entire nation.

Better Together: God’s Love in Action with Yael Eckstein

Yael Eckstein  |  September 13, 2023
This week, Yael is excited to be co-hosting Better Together with our friends at TBN.

The Spiritual Sounds of the Shofar

Yael Eckstein  |  September 8, 2023
Starting a month before the High Holy Days begin, the sounds of the shofar—the biblically mandated trumpet made from a ram’s horn—can be heard in synagogues around the world, calling people to reflect, repent, and return to God.

A Time for Hope, Caring for Others, and Being a Light

Yael Eckstein  |  September 5, 2023
In just over a week, the Jewish people will begin the High Holy Days by celebrating Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year.

A Conversation on Connecting with God

Yael Eckstein  |  August 21, 2023
Grammy-nominated singer, best-selling author, and prominent Christian media personality Sheila Walsh joins me to discuss her first visit to Israel and to share how her personal journey through depression taught her important lessons.

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