Joel C Rosenberg - 2019 West Bank
Joel C. Rosenberg is the Founder and Chairman of The Joshua Fund. He and his wife, Lynn, started the ministry in 2006 as a nonprofit charitable and educational organization dedicated to blessing Israel and her neighbors in the name of Jesus. As an author and speaker, Joel has taught the Scriptures in churches and at Christian conferences in the U.S. and Canada, as well as in Israel, Jordan, Egypt, Turkey, Iraq, Russia, Germany, Belgium, the Philippines and South Korea. He has spoken at the White House, the Pentagon, the U.S. Capitol and the European Union Parliament. Born to a Jewish father and a Gentile mother, Joel is an evangelical Christian with a heart for discipleship and teaching Bible prophecy. His grandparents escaped Russian persecution of the Jews in the early part of the 20th century. Joel graduated from Syracuse University in 1989 and studied at Tel Aviv University in 1987. He received an honorary Doctorate of Divinity from Davis College in 2012. He and Lynn have four sons. As a family, they recently made Aliyah and now reside in Israel.