Study Tour Wrapup

June 30, 2014

Now that we’ve returned from our study tour you’ll hopefully be able to talk to one of us in person about what we saw, heard, learned, and experienced! Below is a wrap…

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The tomb is empty

June 28, 2014

What exactly did Jesus mean when he told us, “All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing…

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Tunnel, Temple and Pool

June 27, 2014

We set out on adventure in the Old City, Jerusalem, but not first before declaring aloud the Shema!  The city wakes up with sights and sounds galore as we move…

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Something profound

June 26, 2014

Well I am not going to lie, this morning everyone seems to be feeling the exhaustion this trip can give you. In case you all were wondering if we do…

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Heart, hands, feet and mind

June 25, 2014

Freshman year of college I had a professor teach on the topic of loving the Lord your God will heart, soul, mind, and strength. Later that semester I had another…

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Galilee

June 24, 2014

We started the day with a boat ride across the Sea of Galilee. Eric spoke about the story of Peter in the storm when he gets out of the boat…

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Last day in Jordan!

June 23, 2014

Last day in Jordan! What a trip this has been thus far! We started today like always with the Shema, love the Lord your God with all your HEART, with…

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A Humbling Example

June 22, 2014

We experienced the most amazing confluence of cultures this morning on the banks of the Jordan River where Jesus was baptized. Early in the morning we gathered on the terraced…

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Petra

June 21, 2014

Our first full day in Jordan began with an exciting trip to the ancient city of Petra. For those of you who need a quick brush up, Petra is famous…

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A Bedouin Community

June 20, 2014

Night four of our stay in Israel was in a Bedouin community. We arrived in the evening to the cluster of buildings and very large tents in the midst of…

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Thirst for Living Water

June 19, 2014

“Whoever believes in me, as the Scripture has said, streams of living water will flow from within him.” John 7:38 Belief is a strange thing, you may believe in one…

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Many Rich Stories

June 18, 2014

We started out the day at Kiriath Jearim, and Tim read 1Samuel 4-7 to us at the base of a Catholic church with a large sculpture of Mary atop the…

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Shalom from Israel!

June 17, 2014

Shalom from Israel! We have had two extremely hectic days already, and everyone is ready to pass out for the night; but first we wanted to share with all our…

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Preparing for our journey!

May 9, 2014

Our trip to Israel and Jordan will be here before you know it! Once we’ve arrived, we’ll post periodic updates and photos. You can also follow us real-time with the hastag #acacia14…

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