Inside The Epicenter With Joel Rosenberg
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Inside The Epicenter With Joel Rosenberg

Joel C. Rosenberg and Dr. Carl Moeller
Joel C. Rosenberg is a New York Times Bestselling Author & Middle East expert. He has spent 20 years bringing a uniquely Biblical view on the Epicenter; this podcast will share insights from his private meetings with presidents, prime ministers, kings, and clerics. Joel and co-host Carl Moeller (Executive Director of The Joshua Fund) will discuss current events worthy of prayer or praise to the Lord and how they relate to end times prophecy.
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From Jihadist to Follower of Jesus #165
February 22, 2024 - 23 min
Welcome to another episode of Inside The Epicenter with Joel Rosenberg, a podcast of The Joshua Fund dedicated to blessing Israel and Her Neighbors in the name of Jesus. In this episode, we bring you an interview with Tass Saada, a former Palestinian radical Islamist terrorist who experienced a radical conversion after encountering Jesus. Hosts Joel Rosenberg and Carl Moeller delve into Tass' gripping story of transformation, from his arrest in Israel to encountering faith and its dramatic impact on his life and perspective. Tass shares how his encounter with Christ changed his heart towards both Palestinians and Israelis and the profound impact of his conversion. Tune in to this remarkable interview to witness a powerful testimony of hope, love, and the life-changing power of faith. (00:05) Isaiah's chapter 9 prophecy was fulfilled through Jesus. (06:07) Mutual questioning of responsibility for the bloodshed. (07:24) Grateful for a new life in Christ Jesus. (11:50) An Israeli colonel was moved to tears by a soldier. (14:27) Chose to stay in America and worked hard. (17:15) Prayer led to a powerful spiritual awakening and realization. (21:48) "Grateful for a book about journey to Christ." Learn more about The Joshua Fund. Make a tax-deductible donation. The Joshua Fund Stock Media provided by DimmySad/Pond5 Verse of the Day: Isaiah 9:2 - The people who walked in darkness have seen a great light. Those who dwelt in the land of the shadow of death, upon them, a light has shined. Prayer Request:Pray for Muslims in the epicenter and around the world that their hearts would be open to receive the gospel of Jesus Christ.Pray for Muslims in the epicenter; pray that the hearts of people around the world are open and that many of them would be willing to give to enable us to preach the gospel to Muslims around the world. Related Episodes:Overcoming Fear & Anxiety in Times of Crisis #154Embracing Jesus' Love in the Middle East #121Inside The Forbidden Kingdom of Saudi Arabia #93Former Muslim Brings Entire Iranian Family to Christ #90 Discover more Christian podcasts at lifeaudio.com and inquire about advertising opportunities at lifeaudio.com/contact-us.
Building God's Church Together: We Are Living Stones and End Times Signs #164
February 20, 2024 - 24 min
Welcome to another episode of Inside the Epicenter with Joel Rosenberg, a podcast of the Joshua Fund dedicated to blessing Israel and her neighbors in the name of Jesus. In this episode of Inside the Epicenter, Joel Rosenberg and Carl Moeller are joined by special guest Lynn Rosenberg to discuss the signs of the end times and the significance of being living stones. Lynn shares insights on how we are part of building the church together and the importance of remembering and praying for the living stones we encounter. The conversation delves into biblical references, prophecies, and the current state of the Middle East, guiding listeners to understand their roles in proclaiming the gospel. The episode concludes with a heartfelt prayer for the peace of Jerusalem. Tune in for a thought-provoking, spiritually uplifting discussion that inspires you to play your part in fulfilling the great commission.   (00:04) We have the Holy Spirit in us. (04:41) Believers are living stones, called to proclaim. (09:36) Verse of the day from 1st Peter. (10:40) Mount of Olives: Best view of old city (13:42) Spread gospel, save people, end times prophecy. (18:58) Israel’s rebirth signals nearing Messianic fulfillment and responsibility. (21:09) Prepare for Jesus' return, seek holiness, and be faithful.   Learn more about The Joshua Fund. Make a tax-deductible donation. The Joshua Fund Stock Media provided by DimmySad/Pond5   Verse of the Day: 1 Peter 2:4-6 - As you come to him, the living stone, rejected by humans, but chosen by God and precious to him, you also, like living stones, are being built into a spiritual house to be a holy priesthood offering spiritual sacrifices acceptable to God through Jesus Christ. For in Scripture, it says, "See, I lay a stone in Zion, a chosen one." and precious cornerstone, and the one who trusts in him will never be put to shame." Prayer Request:Pray that more people in Israel, the Middle East, and around the world will understand the signs of the times and be willing to take decisive steps to come to faith in Jesus. Pray for believers in Israel, the Middle East, and around the world that they will understand the signs of the times and be willing to take decisive steps to come to faith in Jesus. They will understand the signs of the times and be willing to take decisive steps to come to understand the scriptures better and be willing to share the gospel with others around them in these last days. Related Episodes: Evangelical Delegation Insights on Israel's Struggle #158 The Role of Local Believers in Israel #152 Trusting God in Times of Crisis #151 How Evangelical NGOs Are Caring For Israelis Devastated By War & Terror #148 Discover more Christian podcasts at lifeaudio.com and inquire about advertising opportunities at lifeaudio.com/contact-us.
Israel's Fate in the Last Days of Human History #163
February 15, 2024 - 25 min
Welcome to Inside The Epicenter with Joel Rosenberg, a podcast dedicated to insights into biblical prophecy and the events unfolding in the Middle East. In this episode, Joel continues the discussion on the intriguing prophecy of the War of Gog and Magog, as described in the book of Ezekiel. He unpacks the details of the prophecy, shedding light on the nations involved and the fulfillment of previous prophecies related to the resurrection of Israel as a sovereign nation. Exploring the historical and geographical clues within the text, Joel paints a captivating picture of how these ancient prophecies might intersect with modern geopolitics. Join us as we journey through the prophetic landscape and seek to better understand these timeless predictions' present and future implications.   (00:05) God's promise to resurrect Israel was fulfilled. (04:29) God promises abundance; Mark Twain observed desolation. (07:52) Israel's economy is thriving, with God's promises fulfilled. (10:30) Bible search confirms the presence of mentioned words. (15:31) The Leningrad Codex and Ezekiel's prophecy of Gog. (17:30) Ezekiel predicts Gog is coming from the remote North. (22:21) Phrygia in Turkey; prophecy of dangerous alliances. (24:39) Understanding prophecy, Gog and Magog survive the war.   Learn more about The Joshua Fund. Make a tax-deductible donation. The Joshua Fund Stock Media provided by DimmySad/Pond5   Verse of the Day: Ezekiel chapter 39:1-2. Son of man, prophesy against Gog and say, this is what the sovereign Lord says. I am against you, Gog, chief prince of Meshech and Tubal. I will turn you around and drag you along. I will bring you from the far north and send you against the mountains of Israel.    Prayer Request: Pray that God keeps protecting Israel and the people of the Middle East from the influence of terrorists and other satanic agents.Pray that the knowledge of God continues to increase in the churches in Israel and throughout the Middle East.   Related Episodes: The Bible Prophecy Project #155 2023: Biblical Prophecy & The War in Israel #147 What to Watch for in the Last Days #141 2022: End Times Prophecy & Russia #84 Discover more Christian podcasts at lifeaudio.com and inquire about advertising opportunities at lifeaudio.com/contact-us.
Stories from Israel's Southern Border #162
February 13, 2024 - 13 min
Welcome to a powerful episode of Inside The Epicenter with Joel Rosenberg. In this episode, we dive deep into the aftermath of a harrowing attack by Hamas on Israeli communities. We hear from families affected by the traumas of war and the ongoing hostage crisis. Join us as we listen to evangelical Christian leaders who have traveled to Israel to bear witness to the horrors and lend their support. From heart-wrenching personal stories to calls for solidarity and action, this episode provides gripping insight into the impact of conflict on innocent lives. Tune in for an unforgettable account of courage, resilience, and the unwavering determination to bring hope to the epicenter of turmoil.   (00:00) Media biased, Israel's voices not heard. (04:13) Forty babies were slaughtered in Kfar Aza, an unimaginable horror. (09:31) Solidarity and hope will defeat darkness. (12:51) Understanding families affected by trauma and war. Learn more about The Joshua Fund. Make a tax-deductible donation. The Joshua Fund Stock Media provided by DimmySad/Pond5   Verse of the Day: Romans chapter 12:15. Rejoice with those who rejoice and mourn with those who mourn.  Prayer Request: Prayer requests today are to pray for the families in Israel going through difficult times that God's grace will be poured out on them and that they will be encouraged.  Pray that the love of God grows in the Middle East throughout the epicenter And that everyone in Israel and the entire epicenter would come to know the reality of God's love   Related Episodes: Family Sees Miracles after Tragic Bombing #145 Joel Prays for Israel at the Knesset #144 The Power of Prayer and Fasting & The Jewish People #137 The Media’s War on Israel #136 Discover more Christian podcasts at lifeaudio.com and inquire about advertising opportunities at lifeaudio.com/contact-us.
End Times Prophecy and Russia #161
February 9, 2024 - 23 min
Welcome to another episode of Inside The Epicenter with Joel Rosenberg, a podcast of the Joshua Fund dedicated to blessing Israel and Her Neighbors in the name of Jesus. In this episode, Joel Rosenberg delves into the prophetic insights found in Ezekiel’s ‘War of Gog and Magog’ and its potential implications for Russia. Unraveling the apocalyptic war in which Russia and Iran ally to attack Israel, Joel provides a detailed analysis of the biblical text, shedding light on the devastating events that are foretold. From catastrophic natural disasters to the subsequent miraculous intervention of God, the podcast navigates through the intricate prophecies, offering a vivid picture of the judgment and redemption outlined for the nation of Israel. Join us as we uncover the significance of these prophecies, understand their relevance in today's world, and explore the broader implications for believers. (00:04) God declares judgment and destruction upon Gog. (05:33) Prophecy of destruction and victory over enemies. (07:48) Ezekiel's prophecies, ancient warfare, catastrophic events. (11:46) Feasting on the flesh and blood prophecy. (16:12) Prophecy fulfillment: restoration and mercy for Israel. (17:32) God pours out his spirit on Israel. (21:49) Biblical prophecies to warn and prepare.   Learn more about The Joshua Fund. Make a tax-deductible donation. The Joshua Fund Stock Media provided by DimmySad/Pond5   Related Episodes: Understanding the War of Gog and Magog: Unveiling the End Times Prophecy #159 The Bible Prophecy Project #155 Is The War of Gog & Magog Coming? Part 2 #47Understanding Ezekiel 33 #140 Discover more Christian podcasts at lifeaudio.com and inquire about advertising opportunities at lifeaudio.com/contact-us.
Evangelical Perspectives on the War in Israel #160
February 6, 2024 - 22 min
In this episode of Inside The Epicenter, hosts Joel Rosenberg and Carl Moeller are joined by special guests Lenya and Skip Heitzig, as well as Senator Sam Brownback. They discuss their recent trip to Israel amid the Hamas war. The episode features insights from their meetings with hostage families, the devastation in Kfar Aza, and discussions with Palestinian Christians. The guests share their reactions, experiences, and thoughts on the importance of standing with Israel during difficult times, the impact of radical extremism, and the need for compassion towards both Israelis and Palestinians. This insightful and impactful episode highlights the complexities and challenges in the Israel-Gaza conflict and offers a unique perspective on the geopolitical situation in the region. (00:10) Supporting Israel in times of crisis against terrorism. (04:20) Time for regime change in Iran, global threat. (07:02) Evangelicals should oppose the regime in Tehran.  (10:47) Devastation in Kadakush and Kfar Aza. (13:51) Border community, secular but religious at times. (18:35) Cherry-picking scriptures, compassion for Palestinian suffering. (20:30) Understanding Israeli perspectives is a rare opportunity for evangelicals.   Learn more about The Joshua Fund. Make a tax-deductible donation. The Joshua Fund Stock Media provided by DimmySad/Pond5   Related Episodes: Overcoming Fear & Anxiety in Times of Crisis #154 The Role of Local Believers in Israel #152 Trusting God in Times of Crisis #151 How Evangelical NGOs Are Caring For Israelis Devastated By War & Terror #148 Discover more Christian podcasts at lifeaudio.com and inquire about advertising opportunities at lifeaudio.com/contact-us.
Understanding the War of Gog and Magog: Unveiling the End Times Prophecy #159
February 1, 2024 - 20 min
Welcome to another episode of Inside The Epicenter with Joel Rosenberg. This episode of the podcast focuses on unpacking the mysteries of biblical prophecy, particularly the War of Gog and Magog found in Ezekiel 38 and 39. In this episode, Joel dives deep into the intricacies of this end-times prophecy, emphasizing the importance of understanding it for Jews, Christians, and Muslims. The passage is meticulously explored, breaking down the characters, the evil plan, the target, the timeline, and the significance of Israel in this prophecy. Through detailed analysis and historical context, listeners are encouraged to grasp the profound implications of these prophecies and their relevance in today's world. Join us as we unravel the complexities of this biblical prophecy and its impact on the world today. (01:33) Significant prophecy in Jewish, Christian, and Islamic eschatology. (04:37) Prophesy against Gog, political leader of Rosh. (07:19) Gog mobilizing military coalition from other nations. (11:28) God's focus on Israel in the last days. (13:50) Gog's imminent invasion of reborn Israel. (18:36) Prayer requests for Israel and understanding prophecy. Learn more about The Joshua Fund. Make a tax-deductible donation. The Joshua Fund Stock Media provided by DimmySad/Pond5 . Related Episodes: The Bible Prophecy Project #155 Who is Gog? & The Incredible Doors Opened in 2022 #86 Is The War of Gog & Magog Coming? Part 2 #47 The Russian-Iranian-Turkish Alliance of Ezekiel 38 & 39 (The War of Gog & Magog) #18 Discover more Christian podcasts at lifeaudio.com and inquire about advertising opportunities at lifeaudio.com/contact-us.
Evangelical Delegation Insights on Israel's Struggle #158
January 30, 2024 - 21 min
In this episode of Inside The Epicenter, a podcast focused on exploring the Middle East and the challenges faced by Israel and Her Neighbors, we join hosts Joel Rosenberg and Carl Moeller as they delve into the recent delegation to Israel, featuring guests Mike Huckabee and Ken Blackwell. The episode offers poignant insights and conversations with the delegation members, shedding light on their reactions to the devastating events of October 7th, particularly the attacks by Hamas. The discussion delves into the emotional impact on Israeli communities, the stance of world leaders, and the spiritual and geopolitical ramifications of the ongoing conflict. Join us as we explore the deep implications of these events and the critical support needed for Israel during this challenging time.   (01:32) World leaders visit Israel's southern border. (07:21) We must fight against evil. (10:59) Gut-wrenching attack on peaceful Jewish village. (16:38) Passionate belief in Israel's biblical significance and rights. (19:17) Prevent Iran from having nuclear weapons at all costs. (21:24) Expressing gratitude for listening to Inside The Epicenter.   Learn more about The Joshua Fund. Make a tax-deductible donation. The Joshua Fund Stock Media provided by DimmySad/Pond5   Related Episodes: Overcoming Fear & Anxiety in Times of Crisis #154 Former Defense Minister on Israel’s Security Challenges #153 Joel Prays for Israel at the Knesset #144 Joel's Terrifying Experience and the Power of God's Protection #132 Discover more Christian podcasts at lifeaudio.com and inquire about advertising opportunities at lifeaudio.com/contact-us.
Power and Purpose of Prophecy #157
January 25, 2024 - 13 min
In this episode of Inside The Epicenter with Joel Rosenberg, we delve into the fascinating world of biblical prophecy and its profound impact on the modern state of Israel. Join us as we explore the vision of Ezekiel 37, which foretold the miraculous rebirth of Israel against all odds. Discover the power of prophecy and the incredible fulfillment of ancient biblical predictions in our lifetime. We will uncover the significance of understanding these prophecies and their relevance in today's world. So, sit back, listen, and prepare to be amazed by the extraordinary story of Israel's revival. (01:58) Bar Kokhba's revolt was crushed, and Jews dispersed. (06:02) The Lord revives dry bones through prophecy. (08:08) Ezekiel 37: God brings hope to dead people. (11:24) Ezekiel 3:4, prayer requests, prophecy importance. (12:25) Send questions and comments.   Learn more about The Joshua Fund. Make a tax-deductible donation. The Joshua Fund Stock Media provided by DimmySad/Pond5     Related Episodes: 2022: End Times Prophecy & Russia #84 What is False Prophecy? #79 What Is The Power and Purpose of Bible Prophecy? Part 1 #61 Is The War of Gog & Magog Coming? #40 Discover more Christian podcasts at lifeaudio.com and inquire about advertising opportunities at lifeaudio.com/contact-us.
The Significance of Joel's Message for Today's Generation #156
January 23, 2024 - 40 min
Welcome to another Inside The Epicenter episode with host Joel Rosenberg and Carl Moeller, where we delve into the heart of pressing issues and timeless truths. In today's episode, Anne Graham Lotz, a renowned Christian author, speaker, and daughter of evangelist Billy Graham, who has dedicated her life to spreading the word of the Lord and inspiring others to deepen their faith, joins host Carl Moeller to explore the profound relevance of the book of Joel for our present time. Anne highlights warning signs in our nation, from the loss of the next generation to environmental and social deterioration, and emphasizes the menacing impact of issues like addiction and unbelief. Through her own experiences and biblical insights, Anne emphasizes the urgent need for repentance and turning to God in the face of impending judgment. Get ready to gain a deeper understanding of the times we live in and the hope offered by Jesus as the ultimate savior. (00:05) God calls for acknowledgement and action worldwide. (05:59) Jesus instructs on recognizing the last generation. (08:08) Message for all: young, old, sinners. (11:15) Faith in generation is coming to an end. (12:53) Unprecedented environmental disasters serve as wake-up calls. (16:37) Revelation 66 warns of costly famine and invasion. (21:05) Warning of agricultural disaster leads to emotional upheaval. (25:09) King Cyrus leads captives to Jerusalem, sin is found, and Ezra and Daniel pray humbly. (29:14) Repent and let Jesus be your king. (29:53) Repent, seek God's guidance, and prioritize self-reflection. (35:22) God helps his people overcome the enemy's fear. (39:28) Importance of receiving God's word and action.   Learn more about The Joshua Fund. Make a tax-deductible donation. The Joshua Fund Stock Media provided by DimmySad/Pond5 Related Episodes:   Overcoming Fear & Anxiety in Times of Crisis #154 Trusting God in Times of Crisis #151 The Power of Prayer and Fasting & The Jewish People #137 Embracing Jesus' Love in the Middle East #121 Discover more Christian podcasts at lifeaudio.com and inquire about advertising opportunities at lifeaudio.com/contact-us.
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Joel C. Rosenberg is a New York Times bestselling author & Middle East expert. He has spent 20 years bringing a uniquely Biblical view on the Epicenter; this podcast will share insights from his private meetings with presidents, prime ministers, kings, and clerics.
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Dr. Carl Moeller is the Executive Director of The Joshua Fund. He earned his bachelor’s degree from Penn State, a Master of Divinity from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, and a Ph.D. in Educational Leadership from the University of Utah.
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