They Know Not What They Are Doing

Jesus said, “Father, forgive them, for they do not know what they are doing.” Luke 23:34 There are two locations in Jerusalem where it is thought Jesus spoke these

Life Lived Differently: Reflections on the Holy Land

I am pleased to share a sample of my brand new devotional e-book based on what God showed me during my recent trip to the Holy Land.  Focusing on

3 Ways to Act and Not Overreact

The piercing call to prayer from the minarets scattered around Jerusalem, prompting the city’s Muslim inhabitants of their duty to pray, can be a surprise to the first-time

Holy Land Adventure: River of Life

I stood under the showerhead on the beach and washed myself clean of the mud from the Dead Sea. Not far from the Dead Sea are the remains

Holy Land Adventure: Being Uncomfortable

The waves lapped gently onto the rocky shoreline. The lake shimmered and sparkled as the morning sun, still low in the sky, climbed higher in the sky. A

Holy Land Adventure: Mountaintop Experience

Rough gravel crunched under foot where mottled sandy colored rocks littered the ground. The sun, still strong, began its descent in the sky behind us while the blue

Holy Land Adventure: Finding Life in Dead Places

A steep descent to below sea level from Jerusalem, we are in the Judean wilderness. The sun burned the back of my neck even in the warm dry

Holy Land Adventure: When Life Presses

Looking gnarled, lined and thick around the middle is not how we desire to be. Our culture does not look at age with kind eyes. Instead, youthfulness is

Holy Land Adventure: Learning Forgiveness

Note:  This is the first post during my trip to the Holy Land with Lysa TerKeurst and Proverbs 31 Ministries.  I pray you are blessed by following along

Join Me on a Holy Land Adventure

I’m packing my bags. This time next week we will be in Israel on the Proverbs 31 Holy Land Experience with Lysa TerKeurst. No need for you to pack