Monthly Archives: March 2019

Israel during Lent – day 3

Day 3  After overnighting in Netanya overlooking the Mediterranean Sea, we took off for Caesarea in the Sea, the location of one of Herod’s magnificent palaces, his Roman theater and his Roman Hippodrome, his racetrack for chariots and later place … Continue reading

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Israel during Lent – Day 2

This is from Ursula Rice who lives in Moscow, Russia and is a member of the Moscow Protestant Chaplaincy.  She will be posting periodically as well as Jeff Lampl. We all made it in one piece with all of our … Continue reading

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Israel during Lent – Day 2

DAY TWO! Arrival Moscow 8:00 am-ish Moscow time. Immediately boarded a another big but smaller Aeroflot plane for Tel Aviv. Add it all up plus getting to JFK and that means a lot of tired but really excited pilgrims who … Continue reading

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Israel during Lent 2019 – Day -1

7:45 am Bus was late!  Hope we make it!   Holy Land here we come.  First stop Strasburg Pres. then JFK, then Moscow, Russia, then Tel Aviv!   Then immediately to Joppa where Jonah tried to run from God and where Peter … Continue reading

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Israel blog for 2019

In the following pages you will find a blog that was put together for the Israel trip that First Presbyterian Church took from March 22-30.  It will be a blog that we will try to post on the days that … Continue reading

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March 1, 2019: Day 90 – Micah 7

The prophet ends his book with a counting off of the things that are going wrong and ways in which calamity has befallen the nation.  The underlying reality is that family members have turned against family members.  It is a … Continue reading

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