Teacher: Gidon Ariel

Gidon Ariel is the Founder and CEO of Root Source. He launched his first channel, Pray Like a Jew on Rosh Hashana in September 2014, and his second channel, Moses: Profile of a Leader, in October 2014.

Gidon is a visionary and pioneer in Jewish-Christian relations, Gidon made Aliyah to Israel in the 1970s when he was 14 and spent close to a decade in advanced Jewish studies institutes (Yeshivas) and the IDF.

Gidon serves in the IDF reserves as a Captain in the Military Spokesperson's Office after spending over 20 years in the Armored (Tank) Corps. Raised an Orthodox Jew, he has kept Jewish traditions his entire life, and is a seasoned Hebrew and Judaism Instructor.

Gidon is involved with several Web-based marketing initiatives, including the Holy City Prayer Society, and has been working with Christian organizations in Israel, the USA and elsewhere in the world since 2005.