Julia Fisher talks to Mazen Naswari. He lives in the Old City of Jerusalem where he is the pastor of a growing evangelical congregation called the Jerusalem Alliance Church. As we heard on last week’s programme, Mazen had a dramatic and sudden conversion at the age of 29. So I asked him what made him want to become a pastor.
Our aim is to build bridges… To build bridges of understanding and support, in a spirit of reconciliation, between believers (both Jewish and Arab) in the Holy Land (Israel and the Palestinian Areas) and Christians worldwide.