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Be Galilee!

Be Galilee………
These are not my thoughts originally. They are paraphrased and extended from a talk given by Mike our guide while we floated on the Sea of Galilee our first day in Israel. 774 more words



Even though this is the historical end of the part of this blog it will live on.  Looking back there were several conversations, ideas and stories that are worth telling.   33 more words

Day 8: January 22nd, 2014

This day is hard for me to write and hard for me to cover totally.  I have trouble understanding human cruelty and the way we sometimes treat each other.  426 more words


Day 7: January 21st, 2014

Day 7:  January 21st, 2014

Last full day in Israel.  I can’t believe this is almost over and we are ready to go home.  We are also at the end of Jesus’ life, and the completion of His ministry during Holy Week.  1,099 more words


Day 6: January 20th, 2014

A roller coaster ride today. Our first stop was the hill fortress of Masada, one of the most tragic bits of history from a very tragic land. 656 more words


Day Five: January 19th, 2014

Big day today for Cindy and me, but I will try to keep the excitement under control until we get to the right point. Another day of a long bus ride, almost an hour and a half getting to Jericho, Qumran, and then the Jordan River. 783 more words


Day Three: January 18th, 2014

They just keep getting better and better. Today our focus moved from Bethlehem to Jerusalem, we saw it from every side today, north, south, east and west. 1,000 more words