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Another Wonderful Day in Jerusalem

Greetings from Jerusalem!  We had another very full day and I am ready for some rest…but not before I update you on the happenings!

The Lord blessed us with rain today, and clouds moved in and out of the valley to the west of Mt Herzl, where Yad Vashem is located.   631 more words


A Day Like No Other at Yad Vashem

Welcome back friends…and thanks for stopping by!  Many of you are following my journey to Israel, but I have to tell you that there is just absolutely no way I can relate all that I’m seeing, hearing, learning and experiencing!   904 more words


Shalom from Jerusalem!

Shalom from Jerusalem!  (I have waited so long to say that!)  I’m safe and sound in Jerusalem and ready for whatever adventures the Lord has in store!   485 more words


Preparing a Shared Commemoration Ceremony at Yad Vashem

The past is ever-present in German-Israeli relations. Commemoration ceremonies are a ritual part of remembering and honoring those who suffered pain and loss. How does the young generation of Germans and Israelis find ways of creating a shared space of commemoration? 876 more words


Headed to Israel Once Again!

I am greatly humbled and honored to be invited to attend the Yad Vashem Christian Leadership Seminar in Jerusalem November 28 – December 7, 2015.  Yad Vashem is best known as the holocaust museum in Jerusalem, but it is actually far more than that. 169 more words

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Our Day in Yad Vashem

“And to them will I give in my house and within my walls a memorial and a name (a ‘yad vashem’)… that shall not be cut off.”

(Isaiah, chapter 56, verse 5)