• Sunrise over the Sea of Galilee
  • Jerusalem
  • High Place at Dan
  • Roman Aqueduct at Caesarea
They Knew He Was Coming

They Knew He Was Coming

A little over a year ago, I posted a picture of the East Gate from the Old City. The picture was taken from the Roman Catholic Church of All Nations, which sits on the traditional location of the Garden of…

Morning on the Sea of Galilee

Morning on the Sea of Galilee

The last time I was in Israel, our tour group spent three nights on the shores of the Sea of Galilee. As we arrived on the first afternoon, I encouraged the members of our group to get up a little…

Traveling to the Lands of the Bible

Traveling to the Lands of the Bible

I grew up studying my Bible and learning that are contained in it. I knew that the Sea of Galilee was a body of water, I knew that Jerusalem was in the hills and I knew that Joppa had a…

Samuel’s Farewell Address

Samuel’s Farewell Address

In 1 Samuel 12, Samuel speaks to the people of Israel about some of the decisions that they have made, primarily concerning the fact that they had requested a king (when God was already their king). However, he states that…

Sunrise on the Sea of Galilee

Sunrise on the Sea of Galilee

I have been fortunate to have had the opportunity to travel a good bit during my life. One of the most beautiful things that I have ever seen is a sunrise over the Sea of Galilee. Each sunrise has its…

Rock Badgers

Rock Badgers

There are so many advantages to traveling to the lands of the Bible. You can see the same hills, valleys, streams and locations that are mentioned in the Bible. By doing so, you can understand the Bible stories even more….

Pictures of Israel

Pictures of Israel

If you have been an active reader of my blog, you have probably heard me refer to my friends, Trent and Rebekah Dutton, a number of times. They live in the same area of the country as myself and I…

The Final Day

The Final Day

Well, the tour is over. I am sending this post from my home in Athens, Alabama. Due to time limitations, I was not able to send a post last night. We woke up yesterday morning a little later than usual,…

A Day In The Lowlands

A Day In The Lowlands

The lands of the Bible in this region has four longitudinal zones. There is the Coastal Plain, the Central Mountain Range, the Rift Valley and the Transjordan Plateau. However, there are a few smaller areas sandwiched in between those primary…

Walking Through The City

Walking Through The City

Today, we walked. And then we would walk some more. Then, we ate lunch. Then, we walked some more. We are all tired, but we’ll never forget the memories that we made today. We started the morning early. To get…