From Death to Life

Israel 2019 Day 7 Our day started in the Dead Sea—a body of water that sits at the lowest elevation on earth. The Jordan river empties into it, and there’s no outlet. A combination of environmental factors gives the Dead Sea a salinity of 30%. The bottom line here is that everyone floats in theContinue reading “From Death to Life”

A Day of Peace

Israel 2019 Day 5 We started our day traveling to Gordon’s Calvary, one traditional location for the death and resurrection of Jesus. Our host reminded us of Peter’s words: “For you know that you were redeemed from your empty way of life inherited from your fathers, not with perishable things like silver or gold, butContinue reading “A Day of Peace”