2 His tent is in Salem, his dwelling place in Zion.
3 There he broke the flashing arrows, the shields and the swords, the weapons of war. Psalm 76:2-3
Jerusalem is where the tabernacle and ark of the covenant rested and later where Solomon built the temple. It is a very significant piece of land even in modern times.
There is still a lot of chaos and unrest in the Middle East. As Iran gets closer to building a nuclear weapon, the nation of Israel gets more nervous – and rightly so. Iran has vowed to wipe Israel off the map. Based on past actions, they will at least attempt to do just that.
Pray for the tiny nation of Israel. Pray that other free nations will come alongside her to help protect her.