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Monuments & Moments – Day 7 – Hezekiah’s Tunnel

Finding Hope in Dark Places Today was one of the most exciting days in Jerusalem and the Old City of David. We got a chance to travel in a tunnel located underneath the city that ran about 533m (1,748 ft)
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Monuments & Moments – Day 6 – Disputed Lands

On the Border The wall and the fence separating Israel from the West Bank were built to protect Israeli citizens from snipers and suicide bombers, coming from Palestinian cities, in the early 2000's. Most of the divide is actually a
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Monuments & Moments – Day 5 – The Garden (Part 2)

The Challenge of Being Present The walk down the Mount of Olives to the Garden of Gethsemane was wonderful and felt adventurous, but if I’m being transparent, I was distracted by the cars driving by, the people around me, and
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Monuments & Moments – Day 4 – The Garden (Part 1)

Gaining a New Perspective (by Jessica Stallbaum) Early in the morning, we were driven to the very top of the Mount of Olives. The view was breathtaking. From that elevation, we could see so many of the places we had
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Monuments & Moments – Day 3 – Feeding the Masses

Visiting the Mount of Beatitudes We visited the Mount of the Beatitudes, and this is the place where the feeding of the 5,000 happened and where Jesus preached His longest recorded sermon. There is a beautiful church sitting on top