2023 ISRAEL TRIP:
"PREPARE THE WAY OF THE LORD TRIP"
JUNE 12-21 / 2022
Day 1 / Depart Newark Airport for a direct flight on El Al Airlines ( 1 PM departure for arrival in Tel Aviv 6 AM)
Day 2 / Drive to Jerusalem and start the day at the Mt. of Olives and communion in the Garden of Gethsemane. We check into our hotel in the afternoon. Go by bus to the Old City and enter the Jewish quarter. Return to hotel for dinner.
- Evening Welcome and Vision.
- Worship and Devotion.
Day 3 / Morning drive to Tel Shiloh, a city in ancient Samaria, which held a central place in the biblical history of the children of Israel for more than 300 years and was the resting place of the Ark of Covenant until the death of Eli, the High Priest. Visit Israel Museum with the Book and Jerusalem model's Shrine during the 2nd Temple period. Return to Hotel for dinner.
- Evening recap of the day.
- Well-deserved sleep!
Day 4 / Start the day early at the Temple Mount, pray at the Kotel ( Western Wall) visit the Garden Tomb and Gordon's Golgotha. Visit Mt. Zion and the Upper Room.
Return to the hotel for dinner.
- Communion at the Garden Tomb.
- Evening Devotion
- Well Deserved Sleep
Day 5 / City of David /Jewish Quarter. Following breakfast, we proceed to the Kidron Valley. Visit the City of David with Hezekiah's tunnel and the pool of Siloam. Walk through the Western Wall tunnel. Visit shops in the Jewish quarter, have lunch in the Old City. Return to hotel for dinner.
- Evening Devotion and prayer.
Day 6 / Dead Sea, Massada, Galilee. Early departure from Jerusalem, driving to the Dead Sea. Visit Qumran / Massada / Bathing in the Dead Sea. Visit the springs of Engedi; Drive north via the Jordan Valley to Galilee. Return to hotel for dinner.
- Teaching and devotion.
Day 7 / Sea of Galilee boat ride and worship. Visit the Ancient Boat Museum, Mt. of Beatitudes for devotional, Capernaum, Tabgha, afternoon baptism at the Jordan River. Check into Hotel for dinner and well-deserved sleep!
- Message delivered at the Mt. of Beatitudes.
- Afternoon baptism in the Jordan River.
Day 8 / Golan Heights. Upper Galilee, visit Shofar factory, visit Safed, an ancient Jewish scholarship city. Continue to Banias (Caesarea Fikip) Mt. Bental, Bet Saida. Return to Hotel for dinner,
- Worship and Teaching...
Day 9 / Megiddo - Caesarea-Tel Aviv / Jaffa. Check out of the hotel after breakfast and drive to Tel Megiddo. Continue to Mt. Carmel and visit the site of Muchraka. Then drive to Caesarea Maritima to visit this extensive site before we continue to Tel Aviv. Visit Old Jaffa, enjoy a FAREWELL DINNER in a hotel in Tel Aviv, and receive a beautiful Personalize Pilgrim Certificate.
Day 10/ - Fly home on El Al Dream Liner and enjoy our final moments together as we head for Newark International Airport.
* There is flexibility on the trip for people to rest, and it's optional to attend evening worship and teaching sessions.