Allow Them To Discern

Devotion for Wednesday August 16, 2017

Topic: Allow Them To Discern

Text: John 4:16 – 26

Some people are fond of telling others who they are by their words and actions. 254 more words


University Trip: Tel Aroma & Mount Gerizim

Towards the end of this past semester, before I was distracted by the wonderfully hectic month of archaeological digging at Tel es-Safi (biblical Gath), I took a day-trip with the legendary Dr Dvir Raviv to some cool sites in the Shomron. 1,730 more words


July 25 @ 2 Kings 16-20

2 Kings 16-20 (NLT link) 

Discover His heart: He accepts our worship that is untainted by the worship of any other

One afternoon several years ago I watched an interesting exchange on the Oprah Winfrey show between Oprah and guest Shirley MacLaine regarding Shirley’s religious beliefs.  563 more words

Daily Devotions

An archaeologist believes she may have found proof of Naboth’s biblical vineyard at an excavation site in Jezreel Valley, Israel.
The Jezreel Expedition was founded in 2012 with the aim of surveying, excavating and documenting the site of greater Jezreel over a long period of time. 295 more words


Acts 8:1-25

After Stephen is martyred persecution breaks out in Jerusalem in a big way.  Paul – who held the coats of the men stoning Stephen – zealously leads the charge against the church and makes sure that no believer is safe in the city.  2,846 more words


What if you spend 6 hours passing through a gorge?

I had some friends visiting from Germany and Sweden; a nice couple all about sharing and love. So, they told me they had decided to go to Samaria gorge. 100 more words


Israel starts work on new settlement amid US peace push


© AFP | Amona will be the first Jewish settlement in the West Bank for more than 25 years and will rehouse 40 families it evicted from a wildcat outpost in February 2017… 402 more words