Event Recaps

CUFI holds hundreds of pro-Israel events every year. Attending local CUFI events will equip you with the facts necessary to defend and support Israel. We hold pro-Israel events across the country almost every day of the month.

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December 13 – Why Israel – Bradenton, FL

I was invited to do a Why Israel presentation at a Pastors and Leaders conference. The event was attended by more than 60 pastors and leaders from different states, as well as 2 pastors from South Korea. Most of the attendees were very interested in partnering with CUFI.  At this event, doors also opened for me to do Pastors meetings in Wisconsin…

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December 4 – Pastors’ Meeting – Mesquite, TX

The event was hosted by Pastor Ren Finney who is a CUFI Israel trip alumni.  It was attended by  65 Indian American pastors.  Indian American churches are some of the fastest growing congregations in the nation.  Most of the pastors who attended the event have not heard of CUFI.  They told me that the presentation gave them a greater understanding…

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November 21 – Why Israel – Long Pine, NE

The more I travel in Nebraska, the more I love Nebraska! North Platte is a wonderful with wonderful people. Tears were shed during the Why Israel presentation for the granddaughter of a Holocaust Survivor who attended. She said even though she had heard her grandmother’s stories, this presentation really brought a lot of clarity to her…

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November 20 – Pastors’ Meeting – Clarendon, VT

Pastor William Kingsley is a CUFI Pastor’s Trip alumni who has been waiting for almost two years to be able to host a live event at his church. The Brick Church was founded in the early 1800’s and is a registered historic site. Pastors from a number of churches in Vermont who were not familiar with the work of CUFI were in attendance and were all…

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November 10 – Why Israel – Shelbyville, TN

Pastor Jason Daughdrill of Gateway Church hosted CUFI for Wednesday Night Services where we shared the CUFI message. We had many in attendance become members of CUFI through a combination of signing the pledge cards and scanning the QR code from the screen. Pastor Jason Daughdrill is planning to be on the 2023 Israel Pastor’s Trip with CUFI.

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November 9 – Pastors’ Meeting – Montgomery, AL

Dr. Willie Bradley (2019 Israel Trip Alumni) hosted pastors in the Montgomery, AL area to hear about the work of CUFI. This was an incredible open door to the area, and will reap many benefits for CUFI, as a 2022 Israel Trip Pastor was in attendance, as well as at least one 2023 Israel Trip Pastor. The Pastors were eager to learn and will have…

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October 30 – Why Israel – Freeport, NY

Apostle Carlos Vega, is the founding pastor of the Freeport Bible Center church, and host of the Centro Biblico International Annual Conference where I was asked to bring the CUFI Why Israel message. The teaching was done through an interceptor for the bilingual audience gathered for the three-day conference. Repeatedly interrupted by applause in…

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October 24 – Why Israel – Minneapolis, MN

Pastor Jerry Daidi hosted the first CUFI Why Israel event at Abundant Life Int’l Ministries in Minneapolis Minnesota. Field Coordinator Abel Taye presented CUFI’s Why Israel message to about 60 attendees from three area churches. The event included remarks by CUFI African Outreach Coordinator Dr. Francis Tabla, and CUFI State Director Deb…

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October 21 – Why Israel – Brooklyn Center, MN

CUFI Field Coordinator Abel Taye presented CUFI’s Why Israel message to an audience of about 60 members of Ebenezer Community Church in Brooklyn Center MN. The event was hosted by CUFI’s African Outreach Coordinator Dr. Tabla. The evening included messages by Pastor Francis Tabla, CUFI State Director Pastor Deb Campbell, and CUFI Campus…

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October 19 – Why Israel – Warroad, MN

About thirty attendees from three area churches gathered for CUFI’s first event in Warroad, Minnesota. The event was hosted by Pastor Gus Booth at Warroad Community Church.

Pastor Booth expressed great appreciation for CUFI’s message and is considering joining a future CUFI pastors trip to Israel. A love offering was received to sponsor area…

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October 19 – Pastors’ Meeting – Mahomet, IL

This Pastor’s Meeting was an opportunity to connect with some pastors in central Illinois and with District Director Denise Myers. There has not been much activity in Illinois, so this was a great “recon” mission to identify some new starting points. Contact was also made at this event with Mark Burn from Great News Radio, who will be setting up…

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October 17 – Why Israel – Moline, IL

This bilingual Why Israel Event was held at the church on a Sunday Morning. The church put on a Celebration of Israel presentation before the Why Israel Presentation. The pastor interpreted into Spanish for Field Coordinator Bob Scott, who gave the CUFI messaging and gave opportunity for all in attendance to join (using the new QR code slide for…

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October 17 – Why Israel – Virginia Beach, VA

The Why Israel event was hosted by Pastor Frederick Virtucio.  who is an Alumni of our CUFI Pastors Israel tour of February 2020. Since he came back from the CUFI Pastors Israel trip, he has been sharing with his church the importance of why Christians should support Israel and has also networked with other pastors to organize an Israel tour for…

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October 17 – Night to Honor Israel – Douglasville, GA

This was the 2nd Annual NTHI at Chapelhill Church and was a great success. There was not only the Chapelhill Church family in attendance but also a good contingency of CUFI leadership from the region as well as a strong contingent from the Jewish Community. The evening consisted of the singing of the national anthems of both the US and Israel, an…

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October 16 – Night to Honor Israel – Bettendorf, IA

The Quad Cities (Iowa/Illinois) held their 18th Night to Honor Israel on October 16, 2021. The Jewish Federation of the Quad Cities and local Pastors coordinated this event, and Dr. Randy Caldwell was the keynote speaker. The event was filled with music, the National Anthem sung by Congressional Liaison Russell Christ and a video of Ethiopian…

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October 12 – Pastors’ Meeting – Pearl, MS

This was a trip follow-up Pastor’s Meeting from Israel Alumni Jeremy Price and Darren Givens at Pastor Givens’ church. Pastor Price had already participated in a Zoom / Virtual event with Lyndon Allen as a part of his trip follow-up. State Director Jason Dillon was also in attendance. I was able to give the Why Israel briefing as well as have the…

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October 11 – Pastors’ Meeting – Canton, MS

The Canton, Mississippi was really two opportunities to speak to the pastors of this Ministerial Association. The Ministerial Alliance of Churches have just been meeting back for a couple of weeks together, and I was able to share around 7-8 minutes during the meeting about the work of CUFI. After their regularly scheduled meeting, Pastor Jonathan…

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September 29 – Why Israel – Corpus Christi, TX

I had the honor of doing 3 Pastors Events. The first was at Rock City Church, the second was at Pluckers in San Antonio, and the 3rd was virtual for those who could not attend the San Antonio Meeting. They were all set up by former CUFI or IC trip attendees or district CUFI coordinators. I also was able to give a Why Israel presentation to those…