"Why Israel?" Seminar

Purpose Baptist Church & Friends 2 Israel


Daryl Hedding

International Christian Embassy Jerusalem, USA Deputy Director


Michael Hines

Pastor of Foundations Church, Williamsburg, VA


“Why Israel?”

(All services at Purpose Baptist Church,

3211 Waverly Parkway, Opelika, AL 36801)


Sunday, September 8th – 6:00 – 7:00 PM


Monday, September 9th – 10:30 AM – Noon; 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

(Free lunch will be served immediately following morning session.)


Tuesday, September 10th – 9:00 AM

 (Coffee and Danish followed by Question & Answer Session at 9:30 AM)


No admission charge for any sessions! 

For more info, call (334) 750-5338



Daryl Hedding was raised in South Africa but moved to Washington as an accountant for ICEJ and became the Strategic Development Director for ICEJ worldwide, bringing some 24 distinct national branch websites together on a single, global web platform and pioneering the streaming of the annual Feast of Tabernacles Celebration.

                Today Daryl serves as the U.S. Branch Deputy Director and travels frequently throughout the United States, speaking in churches about the significance of Israel and bringing insight and understanding to the unique Biblical call of the Jewish people.  A naturalized American citizen, Daryl lives with his wife Katja and their two children in Murfreesboro, TN.


Michael Hines was educated at Oxford University, worked in the House of Commons in London and the National Assembly of Wales as a speechwriter and spokesman before responding to God’s call on his life.  He has served the ministry of ICEJ as the U.S. Outreach Director.  An anointed teacher with a unique grasp of the theological and political issues surrounding Israel’s restoration, Michael has spoken frequently in churches throughout the U.S., Europe and Israel.  Michael lives with his wife Bonni and their four children in southwestern Virginia where he serves as Senior Pastor of Foundations Church.