It all started to make sense as we were enjoying dinner at a tasty Ethiopian restaurant in the center of Tel Aviv with a longtime friend and his companion, Rachel. Years ago, Rachel and her family made aliyah from Canada to Israel.
A light flicked on in my brain as she announced, “When I made aliyah to Israel 35 years ago, I was a Zionist. Then I lost my Zionism. Now, I have found it again.”
“Where did you find it?” I asked.
Her response: “In the high-tech startup companies I work for.”
My wife and I had just completed a week of study, prayer, dialogue, and exploration in Israel;... Read More