Christian Sites in Southern Israel: Shivta

Shivta: Christian Heart of Southern Israel In 2005 UNESCO recognized the Incense Road, or the Christian pilgrimage route, in southern Israel as a world heritage site, and for good reason. The Nabataean merchant route that went through the area, established in 1st century B.C., rose in importance under the Roman occupation of Israel, and flourished…

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Churches of Nazareth

Hello, Nazarene!                 Nazareth is a city that bears no introduction. After all, what can we say about Jesus’ home town that has not been common knowledge for anyone for the past two millennia? But even though the town is well heard of, some of its attractions remain a mystery- no surprise for a city…

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Christian Sites in Lowland Israel: Emmaus and the Trappist Monetary

                  Emmaus and the Miracle of Resurrection In 1 Corinthians, 15:14 Paul states that “if Christ be not risen, then is our preaching vain, and your faith is also vain.” This demonstrates the utter importance of the miracle of resurrection to the Christian faith. While many sites in Israel celebrate the life and death of Jesus Christ, it…

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Churches in Jerusalem- The Magnificent Churches of Ein Kerem

Churches of Ein Kerem The churches of Ein Kerem are very popular destinations in Jerusalem day tours. Beautiful, historically and religiously significant and set next to a breath taking view, it is easy to see why so many travelers are frequent these churches. So what churches are there in Ein Kerem and what makes them…

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Churches in Central Israel: Churches of Jaffa

Following Peter Through the Churches of Jaffa   Central Israel, though having little to do with the Christ himself, has much to do with his apostles and with the history of the church in the holy land at large. Jaffa, the ancient city that lies in the outskirts of Tel Aviv, is abundant with beautiful…

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I am thrilled that my son has this opportunity to learn some

Apparently,inclusion is in the eye of the beholder.I am thrilled that my son has this opportunity to learn some new skills, have fun pacsafe backpack, make friends and be part of another nurturing community. These kids hit their marks USB charging backpack USB charging backpack, sing mostly on cue, and exit stage right and stage…

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His description, however, must inevitably have tended to

The War of the WorldsPerhaps the most famous of all Wells’ works, The War of the Worlds tells the tale of a Martian invasion of the Earth and the horrific consequences for mankind. Landing on the Earth in cigar shaped craft, they construct vastly superior war machines and proceed to drive humanity before them in…

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Longdale equalised through Josh Castlo Hall before half time

The highest number of applications came from countries in the Middle East and North Africa and from Sub Saharan Africa. The top 10 countries by number of applicants were Iraq (111), DRC (47), China (46) kanken, Zimbabwe (34) kanken, West Bank Gaza (30) kanken, Nigeria (28), Burma (26), Cameroon (25), Ethiopia (25) and India (25).…

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For scientists, the strange little success heralded important

Speaking to a crowd of parents in a Rockville school cafeteria, Joshua P. Starr said his new job is a “wonderful position” because he can take an already “great school system and work to make it better.” He gave credit to outgoing superintendent Jerry D. Weast, the 22,000 staff members he will soon manage and,…

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On the character of god, I look to the story of Job

In his short story about Attila the Hun, Attila just wants to talk to a woman about how tough his work day was, sit down to a hot meal, and experience the domestic life of a married man. But he can because his “wife” is actually a slave woman who terrified for her life. The…

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