Where Jesus Walked

A Boat Ride on the Sea of Galilee

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  • November 14, 2017
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Where Jesus Walked

Near the Jesus Boat Museum our tour bus brought us to a pier for charter boat rides on the Sea of Galilee.   We explored the shores until our scheduled time to board. After a morning of trekking through ruins and taking in an exciting museum, the hum of the boat’s  motor, the hazy, lazy […]

An Explosive Find When Nothing Much Was Happening

JOURNAL OF TRIP TO ISRAEL 2017 20_Sea of Galilee or Sea of Tiberias or Lake Kinnereth Wed June 21 Have you experienced a day when ‘nothing much was happening’?   On a day much like one of those we’ve all experienced, two brothers, fishermen on the Sea of Galilee, looked at the facts.  The lake was low, […]

Joshua’s Northern Campaign

JOURNAL OF TRIP TO ISRAEL 2017   19_TEL HAZOR … AND TEL DAN Tues June 20   At Tel Hazor, I saw one of the most spectacular views ever.  I could imagine Jabin, the king of Hazor (Joshua 11:1), sitting back on his royal throne, secure in his unconquerable mountain palace, ruler of all the […]

Nazareth First Century Living History Museum

From Megiddo we crossed the Jezreel Valley toward the northeast and came to Nazareth.     There we visited a first-century living history museum. Here is what my 11yo granddaughter// reported after her visit there: “I liked it when the weaver turned wool into thread. I also liked petting and feeding the goats. Also, the […]

  • October 12, 2017
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Name Armageddon: Refers to Location of Megiddo

Continuing up the Mediterranean Coast, we went to Megiddo. There was an amazing view all around.                                                 This is the area identified on Bible maps as Mt. Carmel. It’s actually part of a ridge, […]