Our Luggage

Posted by Carolyn Kingen on

As 32 of us began our trip in the Holy Land, we realized our luggage was too heavy, that we each needed to unpack a few things so our journey throughout Israel would not weigh us down.  So we unloaded these things:   control and planning of the trip, worries of home, ...


Posted by Gaye Rardon on

     Well, we almost left on time this morning at 7:30 but no names will be mentioned!! After an overnight of rain and lightning we were hoping that the rain had moved on and that we would have sunshine as we toured the Golan Heights.   As we traveled Anat pointed out...

Heading to Jerusalem

Posted by Kathy Jenkins on

We started our day with a Shabbat breakfast which meant that no one was cooking breakfast so only hard boiled eggs and we couldn't use the push button for the espresso machine.  However there was still plenty of food on the buffet.  None of us will come home having lost weight. We...

Day 2 - A day in Galilee

Posted by Phil McAlister on

After a delicious breakfast at Hotel Caesar in Tiberius (hot & cold cereals & breads, egg dishes, fruits & veggies, and coffees & teas), the group was on the road at 7:30.  The day was spent touring where Jesus started his ministry in near the Sea of...

Day One

Posted by Sally Peters on

Well a long flight to get here, Indianapolis to Chicago, Chicago to Vienna, Vienna to Tel Aviv.  Very tired.  Spent the first night outside Tel Aviv and then today the first day of the actual tour. Up early 6 am!  Nice breakfast then off to Caesarea.  This is where Paul was...

Welcome to the Israel 2020 Blog

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On January 20th, a group of 32 from Meridian Street will be heading to Israel for a journey of a lifetime.  Each day we will attempt to share with you what we are doing, the sites we see, and how it is making a difference in our lives.  Join us each day as we share in this adventure.