Throwing a Cap Over the Wall

I am walking in the Land of Giants again. Israel. Yesterday we were atop Mt. Carmel where Elijah called out the prophets of Baal. Today we walk were the Apostle Paul walked, rather, stood in chains before his captors and played the only card he seemed to have left. After several years of captivity, Paul breaks the deadlock of waiting and trials [...]

By |2019-01-10T16:51:25-06:00June 14th, 2018|Categories: Leadership, Miscellaneous|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Discover Israel: Behold the Man

Every week or so, we will post about one of the sites on our upcoming Israel tours for pastors and everyone. The stories of these people and places in the Bible have the power to form us, first as humans made in the image of God, but also as servant leaders who have been called to join the work of [...]

By |2019-01-08T17:30:26-06:00September 14th, 2017|Categories: Leadership, Pastoral Ministry|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Discover Israel: King Saul, Tragic Leader

Every week or so, we'll highlight one of the sites we'll visit on our upcoming Israel tours for pastors or for everyone. The stories of these people and places in the Bible have the power to form us, first as humans made in the image of God, but also as servant leaders who have been called to join the work [...]

By |2019-01-10T15:40:53-06:00August 16th, 2017|Categories: For Pastors, Leadership|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Tourism in Israel on the Rise

I received a note yesterday that tourism from the United States to Israel is growing—and not just by a little bit. Compared to 2015 and 2016, tourism to Israel is up 20% from January to June. So far this year, 400,000 Americans have travelled to Israel—90,000 in the month of June alone. What is it that continues to draw people [...]

By |2019-01-10T16:23:41-06:00July 14th, 2017|Categories: For Pastors, Leadership|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

LeaderWorks Update

There are a few important updates for you over at LeaderWorks. Deadline Cometh: If you ever have imagined yourself in the Holy Land walking in the footsteps of the Lord, there is no better time to go than in January of next year. The Pastor's Tour that I lead is only $1,599 and that is inclusive of nearly everything. The [...]

By |2019-01-10T16:53:39-06:00May 4th, 2017|Categories: For Pastors|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

10 Reasons Why Your Pastor Should Go To Israel

This January (2018) I will lead yet another trip to the Holy Land…the first trip will be for clergy.  Then, on the heels of that, a lay-oriented trip. (Both trips are found here: FaithPassage.com. These journeys will make trip #19 and #20 in the last twenty years.  Yes…I will have been to the Holy Land many times!  Yes, I have [...]

By |2019-01-10T16:53:55-06:00March 27th, 2017|Categories: For Pastors|Tags: , , |2 Comments

Stars & Bucks

One of the most intriguing sites in the Holy Land isn’t a biblical site at all.  Stars & Bucks sits on a street down the hill from the Church of the Holy Nativity in Bethlehem. It is an obvious knock-off of the coffee giant: similar design, similar look, and not bad coffee either. (Cappuccino’s are served in a thick paper cup featuring [...]

By |2019-01-10T16:56:41-06:00March 30th, 2016|Categories: Miscellaneous|Tags: , , , |0 Comments