Christmas Letter 2009

December 24, 2009

Greetings from Bethlehem, the birth place of Jesus Christ. It is something special to celebrate Christmas on the spot where the WORD became FLESH.  It is wonderful to be on the place where the Angles were singing: “Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace”. More than two thousand years ago, and at […]


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World Council of Churches Report

April 29, 2009

World Council of Churches – Feature Contact: + 41 22 791 6153 +41 79 507 6363 media@wcc-coe.org For immediate release – 29/04/2009 8:47:41 PALESTINIAN CHRISTIAN FAMILY COUNTERS HARASSMENT WITH OPENNESS By Emma Halgren (*) “A land is nothing without people, and people are nothing without a land.” That’s the maxim followed by Palestinian farmer Daoud […]


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Womens Week Report – March 2009

March 23, 2009

Bent Al-Reef Empowerment Project The Third Annual Women’s Week Report 23-28 March 2009 Environmental Wellness   Monday, 23 March 2009 First Session: What is Environmental Wellness…? Lecturer:         Jihan Nassar, Coordinator, Bent Alreef Women Center Participants:  30 women from the village 3 EAPPI women (Norway, Sweden) Dr. Rick Martin (USA) Mr. & Mrs. Elana Bell […]


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Football Gathering

June 19, 2008

Locals and International Football teams met at the Tent of Nations for a football gathering on Sunday June 8th 2008, from 3pm. until 10 pm.


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Report on Inter-agency convocation

May 20, 2008

Convocation at Karim Bishara, Kilo Sabatasch Rd., Nahalin, Palestine Saturday, May 17, 2008, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.   Dear Friends, It was thrilling to me, given the responsibility of gathering representatives of the Bethlehem-area peacebuilding agencies on the land of Tent of Nations 5/17, to see people from several area peacebuilding groups, together in […]


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Frühlingsbericht Januar – April 2008

April 20, 2008

Frühlingsbericht Januar – April 2008 Liebe Freundinnen und Freunde Wir grüssen Sie/Euch sehr herzlich aus Bethlehem und möchten Sie/Euch hiermit über die letzten Neuigkeiten im Projekt sowie die allgemeine Situation informieren.   Südlich und südwestlich von Bethlehem wird noch immer an der Apartheidmauer gebaut, die fünf Dörfer und Dahers Weinberg einschliessen und von der übrigen […]


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Spring Newsletter 2008

February 17, 2008

Spring Newsletter 2008 Dear friends, With our best greetings from Bethlehem we would like to inform you about the latest news concerning the general situation in the Bethlehem area and the updates of the Tent of Nations. In the South and South West of Bethlehem the construction of the Apartheid wall is still going on, […]


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UK Visit – Second Week in Leeds

July 19, 2007

After the wonderful time we spent in Leicester, we reached leeds on Sunday afternoon. Our Christian friends from Hare hills were waiting for us and gave us a warm welcome that we will never forget. Besides participating in the International Breeze festival, the Palestinian youth group visited Allerton High and Abbey grange schools to tell […]


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UK Visit – First week in Leicester

July 19, 2007

Because of the complications, delays and difficult regulations at the borders, check points and the Elemby Bridge, we had to start our trip to England on Saturday the 14th of June 2007 very early in the morning. The taxis came to pick us up around 4:00 am. Every one of us was so excited and […]


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