38 posts

We will overcome. Together.

Dear Friends, Last week in Palestine, I watched in horror as George Floyd was murdered by police.  As I heard him utter his last words, “I can’t breathe,” I felt deep sadness and pain. My heart goes out to his family as they grieve his memory, which has inspired oppressed […]

In our dreams, we fly.

Dear Friends, Here in Palestine, our kids have many questions. At House of Hope we often hear the following: Can you tell God to come down because I want to meet him? Do the Jews living next to us love us?  Why we are not Muslims? Why are we not […]

Get to know… Alma Emtair

About Alma Alma is a first grader at the House of Hope school. She is six years old, and she came to the school last year with her brother. She loves making new friends, and she has a natural talent in the arts. Since Alma has been a student at […]

Get to Know…Lames Romman and Abdallah Jaber

  Lames Romman and Abdallah Jaber are 4th-grade students at House of Hope. Both are eight years old and have been inseparable since they first came to House of Hope five years ago as kindergartners. Below, find out a little more about Lames and Abdallah!       About Lamese Lamese is eight years old […]