Touchdown at LAX

May 4, 2014

We’ve safely touched-down at LAX! It was just a handful of days ago that we excitedly stepped off the plane to explore the places we read about in Scripture—where Jesus and His…

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The Last Day

May 3, 2014

Family, friends, other curious individuals – Shabbat Shalom! This is Brent, writing here from our kibbutz overlooking both the cities of Jerusalem and Bethlehem. Today was our last day here…

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Tunnel tours and Shabbat Shawarma    

May 2, 2014

Erev tov and Shabbat shalom (“good evening and happy Sabbath”), friends and family! This is Amanda, bringing you the news from our second to last day in Israel. Today was…

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Bent but not broken

May 1, 2014

Shalom to all our family back home! Halie here. I typically don’t write the blogs, but today was close to my heart, so here goes nothin’. Last night we arrived…

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Puzzle Pieces

April 30, 2014

Shalom Y’all, Evie here! Can I just say…we’re in The Holy Land!! Sometimes I just have to tell myself that over and over because it still doesn’t feel real. We’ve…

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Something new and exciting

April 29, 2014

Hey friends and family! Sydney the kiwi is here right now overlooking the Sea of Galilee-where Jesus walked on water and performed so many of His miracles around this body…

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The Holy Land (Is Real)

April 28, 2014

Shalom friends and family! Amanda here. It’s been a crazy busy few days in Israel, and today is no exception. This morning we started off going to Kursi, which is…

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I felt like I was there

April 27, 2014

Day four in  Israel. We hiked. We talked. We sweat. We swam. Happy day. Really good food. Sometimes you have to embrace the oncoming Galilean Cow, sometimes you have to…

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An inlet and an outlet

April 26, 2014

Hello y’all!! Hannah here to update you on our third day here in the Holy Land!!!! And let me tell you, it was definitely an adventure. We started this morning…

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Climbing around like the native ibex

April 25, 2014

Our day started waking up to a breathtaking sunset over the salt sea does it get any better than that?? Dewey reminded us this morning before we began our adventure to listen to what the land has to tell us. Not to just look and see it but to listen to the whispers that it has. Then we loaded on the bus and drove to the Wilderness of Zen!! We climbed around like the native ibex up and around!!

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Compromise, Forgiveness, and Victory!

April 24, 2014

Shalom! Today was our first day exploring the rich country of Israel! After a delicious and healthy Israeli breakfast, which included 15 inch long bagels and other bizarre treats, we…

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We Made it to Israel

April 23, 2014

Wow, what a long trip but we have finally arrived in Israel. You wouldn’t believe the amazing conversations and adventures we have already experienced. Istanbul was great but we really…

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Leaving on a Jet plane

April 22, 2014

The time has finally come at last.  Today we all met at 3 pm at the Tom Bradley International Terminal at LAX to begin the check in process with Turkish…

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Israel in a few days

April 11, 2014

  A few tips for using the blog while we are in Israel We will be posting everyday and should have a new blog up by 8pm Pacific Standard Time.  …

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