Israel: We Become Sisters of the Mud

4 Comments | Posted on 01/02/12 | Categories: Blog, Israel Trip

Our fearless leader, Bev, told us we had to bring swimsuits so we could all float in the Dead Sea. No exceptions. Bev is a small woman. Bev doesn’t get it. Plus-size women float in any sea—the Red Sea, the … Read More >>

Israel: Moving from Glory to Glory

7 Comments | Posted on 12/19/11 | Categories: Blog, Israel Trip

Oh, what a sacred Sunday! After passing the ruins of ancient Magdala, home of Mary Magdalene (I was so choked up, I could barely get through Mark 16:9 and Luke 8:1-3), we then studied the Beatitudes in a grove of … Read More >>

Israel: Our Journey Begins

3 Comments | Posted on 12/05/11 | Categories: Blog, Israel Trip

Amazing. Thrilling. Life-changing. Mind-boggling. Our Women of the Bible Tour of the Holy Land was everything I prayed it might be and more. In my heart, you traveled there with us. Now let me take you there through words and … Read More >>