Last fall we entered in to the adventure of reading the whole of the new Testament together as a church family. We used Bibles that had removed the verse and chapter numbers as well as the subject headings. We read

Well, we’re back in Canada (almost all of us at least), exhausted but so thankful for an amazing experience.

Our last day in Israel and Palestine took us to the desert again. We began (quite early!) at Matsada, a Herodian

Today was a very diverse day, a very full day, and a very powerful day.

We began the morning at the Temple Mount. This is the platform built by Herod that housed the 2nd Temple in Jesus’ time, and now

Day 6 brought us to the Old City of Jerusalem, and today, Day 7, we spent some time within the original city limits of Jerusalem from the Old Testament, (which is now called the City of David and currently lays

Today we left the banks of the Sea of Galilee to head to Jerusalem for our final four nights here in Israel. On the way, well more our of the way, we made two stops. The first was in the

Sunday, and Monday went by very quickly!  We spent these days in the region of Galilee.

We began Sunday morning with worship on the beach by the Sea of Galilee.  We sang, prayed, and heard from a man named Azar

Hey, my name is Caleb Brown, I’m 18 years old, and today was day 3 for me in Israel & Palestine.

Today we went to the Judean desert.  As we were in the rolling landscape of sand and rock I

Erikka and I are sitting in the airport in San Francisco, waiting for our flight to Tel Aviv. It seems surreal that today is already here. This has been a trip months, almost a year, in the making.

The last

One of the foundational experiences for the Evangelical Covenant Church began in Sweden where small groups of people would gather together to read and discuss God’s Word. It was an important time of recognizing and embracing that the Bible is

Above is a video of the song that I mentioned in my Good Friday sermon.  “On an American Spiritual” by David Holsinger.  This arrangement, and the variations on the simple, haunting, and beautiful tune “Were you there?” hits at me

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