Israel, is that piece of dirt in the Middle East still central to God's plans? Many believe so. There are huge numbers of Christians who eagerly watch the Middle East news to foretell Christ's return. Numerous modern Christians feel that the ethnic Jews, as a special people, still hold the central role in God’s plans. Even more Christians believe the physical land of Israel is still significant in Biblical prophecy and history. Are these things so?
Understanding the rich Bible story of Israel's mission and how Jesus, Jewish Messiah, fulfilled and transformed Israel and her story through His death, resurrection and ascension. The first century changed the course of history forever. It is the central point of God's dealings with His creation. Christ, the true Jew and Israelite is now the central body to all of God's plans.