• The first time I went to Egypt, I was almost overwhelmed by how ancient the entire land, including Cairo, proved to be. Towns like Bir al-Abd in north...
    Explosions in Egypt
    By Robert Wise
    December 07th, 2017

    Wise on the Middle East
  • MIRACLES NEVER CEASE Robert L. Wise has interviewed people in many states about their experiences with divine encounters. Recognizing the secular pre...
    Right Out of the Movies
    By Robert Wise
    December 07th, 2017

    Miracles Never Cease
  • MIRACLES NEVER CEASE Robert L. Wise has interviewed people in many states about their experiences with divine encounters. Recognizing the secular pre...
    Angelic Interventions Save the...
    By Robert Wise
    November 29th, 2017

    Miracles Never Cease
  • If you follow the news, this item was probably on the back page (if at all unfortunately), but the story remains important for the future. The Kurds h...
    A New Struggle in the Middle E...
    By Robert Wise
    November 30th, 2017

    Wise on the Middle East
  • Ken Runnals is a big guy with a big faith, but he wasn’t always that way. Ken and I sat in a room in the Platte Canyon Community Church in Bailey, ...
    An Asphalt Drifter Turns His B...
    By Robert Wise
    November 23rd, 2017

    Miracles Never Cease
  • In the midst of the “push and pull” of Middle Eastern politics and structure, periodically the Israel Antiquities Authority and other archeologist...
    Recent Archaeological Discover...
    By Robert Wise
    November 23rd, 2017

    Wise on the Middle East
  • President George Bush made that banal statement that he looked into the soul of Vladimir Putin and saw hope. This past week, President Trump trumped h...
    Getting Centered
    By Robert Wise
    November 16th, 2017

    Wise on the Middle East
  • Robert L. Wise has interviewed people in many states about their experiences with divine encounters. Recognizing the secular mindset of many, he prese...
    Miracles Never Cease
    By Robert Wise
    November 16th, 2017

    Miracles Never Cease
  • MIRACLES NEVER CEASE Robert Wise explores the world of Divine intervention from an objective point of view. Can 21st Century people believe that the ...
    Miracle In the Mountains
    By Robert Wise
    November 09th, 2017

    Miracles Never Cease
  • I confess. Last weekend we were in California, taking our great-grandchildren (and children) Trick or Treating. For years, I took the three grandchild...
    Commemorating the Battle of Be...
    By Robert Wise
    November 09th, 2017

    Wise on the Middle East
  • The world is increasingly struggling with a sense of uneasiness over emotionally confrontational situations. The civil war in Syria is far from over, ...
    Quagmire Qualms
    By Robert Wise
    October 26th, 2017

    Wise on the Middle East
  • MIRACLES NEVER CEASE! Robert Wise explores the world of Divine intervention from an objective point of view. Can 21st Century people believe that the...
    Meet Karen
    By Robert Wise
    October 26th, 2017

    Miracles Never Cease
  • And how are things going in Israel these days? With all the turmoil in Syria and the problems created by Iran and Russia, you’d expect people to be ...
    Discontent
    By Robert Wise
    October 19th, 2017

    Wise on the Middle East
  • MIRACLES NEVER CEASE! Robert Wise explores the world of Divine intervention from an objective point of view. Can 21st Century people believe that the...
    Meet Agnes: Part 6
    By Robert Wise
    October 19th, 2017

    Miracles Never Cease
  • Hey! Before we go any further, there will no blog next week because I will be traveling. Sorry, but I’ll be out of pocket. HOWEVER, get ready for a ...
    Chasing the Angel of Death
    By Robert Wise
    October 05th, 2017

    Wise on the Middle East
  • MIRACLES NEVER CEASE! Robert Wise explores the world of Divine intervention from an objective point of view. Can 21st Century people believe that the...
    Meet Agnes: Part 5
    By Robert Wise
    October 05th, 2017

    Miracles Never Cease
  • MIRACLES NEVER CEASE! Robert Wise explores the world of Divine intervention from an objective point of view. Can 21st Century people believe that the...
    Meet Agnes: Part 4
    By Robert Wise
    September 28th, 2017

    Miracles Never Cease
  • Iran is back in the headlines. President Donald Trump’s speech at the United Nations called Iran an international pariah. While the entire rest of t...
    The Issue with Syria
    By Robert Wise
    September 28th, 2017

    Wise on the Middle East
  • Please grant me a little indulgence. I want to add a reflection that is outside the usual trip through the world of the Middle East. I feel a need to ...
    A Personal Reflection
    By Robert Wise
    September 21st, 2017

    Wise on the Middle East
  • MIRACLES NEVER CEASE! Robert Wise explores the world of Divine intervention from an objective point of view. Can 21st Century people believe that the...
    Meet Agnes: Part 3
    By Robert Wise
    September 21st, 2017

    Miracles Never Cease
  • MIRACLES NEVER CEASE! Robert Wise explores the world of Divine intervention from an objective point of view. Can 21st Century people believe that the...
    Meet Agnes
    By Robert Wise
    September 07th, 2017

    Miracles Never Cease
  • Americans have an interesting habit of listening intently to a crisis, getting highly upset, and then in a few days forgetting all about it. Right now...
    Carnage In Syria
    By Robert Wise
    September 07th, 2017

    Wise on the Middle East
  • MIRACLES NEVER CEASE! Robert Wise explores the world of Divine intervention from an objective point of view. Can 21st Century people believe that the...
    Meet Mike and Beth: Part 7
    By Robert Wise
    August 31st, 2017

    Miracles Never Cease
  • Hey!  I’m back from Alaska. My trip took me up to the edge of the Arctic Circle and through Denali National Park. Beautiful beyond expression! I sa...
    Israeli Update
    By Robert Wise
    August 31st, 2017

    Wise on the Middle East
  • Hey! Before we go any further … got a special word for you. After today I’ll be in Alaska up there close to the Arctic Circle and hiking through D...
    Run-In at the Wall, Part 3

    Wise on the Middle East
  • MIRACLES NEVER CEASE! Robert Wise explores the world of Divine intervention from an objective point of view. Can 21st Century people believe that the...
    Meet Mike and Beth: Part 6
    By Robert Wise
    August 17th, 2017

    Miracles Never Cease
  • MIRACLES NEVER CEASE! Robert Wise explores the world of Divine intervention from an objective point of view. Can 21st Century people believe that the...
    Meet Mike and Beth: Part 5
    By Robert Wise
    August 10th, 2017

    Miracles Never Cease
  • Last week we looked at any issue not particularly published in the United States: A struggle over religious observance at the Western Wall has develop...
    Run-In at the Wall, Part 2
    By Robert Wise
    August 10th, 2017

    Wise on the Middle East
  • Think it is hard to make sense out of American politics? Take a hard look at Israel. Even the most ardent evangelical supporters of Israel don’t ven...
    Run-In at the Wall
    By Robert Wise
    August 03rd, 2017

    Wise on the Middle East
  • MIRACLES NEVER CEASE! Robert Wise explores the world of Divine intervention from an objective point of view. Can 21st Century people believe that the...
    Meet Mike and Beth: Part 4
    By Robert Wise
    August 03rd, 2017

    Miracles Never Cease
  • In late June, the Washington Post ran a story claiming the State Department was distancing itself from President Donald Trump and creating an alternat...
    Who's Running the Show?
    By Robert Wise
    July 25th, 2017

    Wise on the Middle East
  • MIRACLES NEVER CEASE! Robert Wise explores the world of Divine intervention from an objective point of view. Can 21st Century people believe that the...
    Meet Mike and Beth: Part 3
    By Robert Wise
    July 27th, 2017

    Miracles Never Cease
  • I stumbled upon this yummy twist on a classic Caprese Salad when I ran out of tomatoes just before heading out to a potluck brunch today. I substitute...
    Strawberry Pistachio Caprese S...
    By Becky Johnson
    July 27th, 2017

    We Laugh, We Cry, We Cook
  • Taking a breather from the turmoil of politics and war in the Middle East, a little side trip through the archeological discoveries of recent days can...
    A Second Look at the Past
    By Robert Wise
    July 20th, 2017

    Wise on the Middle East
  • MIRACLES NEVER CEASE! Robert Wise explores the world of Divine intervention from an objective point of view. Can 21st Century people believe that the...
    Meet Mike and Beth: Part 2
    By Robert Wise
    July 20th, 2017

    Miracles Never Cease
  • MIRACLES NEVER CEASE! Robert Wise explores the world of Divine intervention from an objective point of view. Can 21st Century people believe that the...
    Mike and Beth: Part I
    By Robert Wise
    July 13th, 2017

    Miracles Never Cease