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Keypoint Chur

Expedition ID: 21-09

12 NIGHTS

May 26 - June 6, 2021

ACTIVITY LEVEL: 

Leisurely

PREMIUM

Service

Do you ever find the Bible difficult to understand at times? Do you feel overwhelmed trying to study the Bible, or that your missing out on what the Bible is saying? Do you desire to have a deeper relationship with God?

 

Join Pastors Keith and Amy Morrison and Keypoint Church  for this exciting 10 day expedition of Israel. Walk in the footsteps of Jesus as you explore the lands where he and the disciples walked. You will explore the places that you are familiar with from the scripture such as Jerusalem, Bethlehem, the Sea of Galilee, and many more. 

And if 10 days in Israel isn't enough, you can include an additional 4 day extension in Jordan where you will get to explore sites such as Petra and Wadi Rum.

Expedition ID: 21-09

Jerusalem

Capernaum

Included
 
  • Hotels (+ breakfast and dinner)

  • All entrances per itinerary

  • Local English speaking guide

  • Biblical Expeditions Expert Instructor

  • AC Luxury Tour Bus

  • Hotel City Taxes

  • All tips (guides, hotels, and drivers)

  • Biblical Expeditions trip devotional and learning resources

Masada

Nazareth

Land Only Starting at:
$3757
TBD
with Airfare Starting at:
Concerige

All expeditions include our industry-first unique concierge service. This service ensures your expedition operates at the highest level of service throughout the trip. Forgot something? Have a craving for something sweet? Looking to go into town after a day of touring? Have dietary restrictions? Our concierge is on hand throughout your entire trip ensuring your needs are met every step of the way. Our concierge's work directly for us and there to serve you throughout your expedition.

Accomodations

Expedition Host

 

Marty Sloan

Keith Morrison has been in ministry since 1994, been married since 1997, and been a daddy since 2006.  He attended Central Bible College from 1994 – 1997.  His previous lines of work include construction, banking, and Information Technology.  He is currently the Executive Pastor of Ministries at Keypoint Church in Bentonville, Arkansas.  You can follow him on Twitter and Instagram @keithmorrison.

 

A few of his favorite things:

Books: Axiom by Bill Hybels, The Unexpected Journey by Thom S. Rainer, Anything by Tom Clancy or Vince Flynn
Movie / Show: Dumb and Dumber, Top Gear, The Grand Tour
Musical Artist: Too many to list
Actor: Tom Hanks
Time of Day: 10:32 pm
Season: Fall
Place in the World: Home
Recreational Activities/Hobbies: Woodworking, collecting tools
Scripture: Acts 8:26–40
Sport: Track and Field

 

Tour Instructor

Marc Turnage

Marc Turnage holds an MA in Ancient Judaism and the Origins of Christianity from Jerusalem University College. He is currently finishing his PhD in the Land of Israel Studies Department at Bar Ilan University located in Ramat Gan, Israel, under the supervision of Professor Esther Eshel. Marc has taught graduate and undergraduate students at several universities in the United States and abroad. 

 

Marc moved to Israel to study because he felt that the issues of spatial, historical, cultural, and spiritual settings played a vital role in how we read the Bible. While studying in Israel, he fell in love with the lands of the Bible. He has been guiding groups through Israel, Jordan, Egypt, Turkey, Greece, and Italy for over twenty years. Marc is a highly sought-after guide and teacher and routinely trains and lectures local tour guides about guiding Christian groups. He is passionate about leading biblical tours that deliver the very finest experience and helping people understand how to read the Bible.

 

Marc has published widely for both academic and popular audiences. His most recent book, Windows Into the Bible, was named by Outreach Magazine one of its top 100 Christian living resources. Marc is a widely sought-after speaker, and a gifted teacher. He resides in Springfield, MO with his family.

 

Tour Itinerary - May 26 - June 6, 2021

 WEDNESDAY

May 26

 
  • Depart U.S.A

 

  •  Arrival Tel Aviv

  •  Travel to Hotel By Bus  

  •  Dinner and Overnight in the Negev

THURSDAY 

May 27

  • Ancient site of Be'ersheva

  • En Avdat

  • Wilderness of Zin

  • Tel Arad Israelite Fortress

FRIDAY 

May 28

SATURDAY 

May 29

  • Visit the Shephelah hill country 

  • Ancient city of Lachish 

  • Elah Valley 

  • Ancient site of Beth Shemesh  

  • Nebi Samwil (overlook of biblical Gibeon) 

  • Port-city of Caesarea  

  • Kefar Kedem 

  • Valley of Jezreel 

  • Nazareth  

  • Church of the Annunciation 

SUNDAY 

May 30

MONDAY 

May 31

  • Travel to Ancient site of Dan 

  • Banias (ancient Caesarea Philippi) 

  • Mount Hermon 

  • Israel-Syrian Border in the Golan Heights 

  • Yardenit – Jordan River Baptisim 

  • Almagor overlook of the Beitsaida Valley 

  • Chorazin 

  • Capernaum 

  • Magdala 

  • Museum at Kibbutz Ginnosar 

  • Evening boat ride on the Sea of Galilee 

TUESDAY 

June 1

WEDNESDAY 

June 2

  • Israel Museum 

  • City of David – Old Jerusalem 

  • Free time in the Old City 

THURSDAY 

June 3

  • Mt. of Olives   

  • Church of Dominius Flevit   

  • Garden of Gethsemane 

  • Kidron Valley    

  • St. Anne’s Church  

  • Pools of Bethesda   

  • Church of the Holy Sepulcher 

  • Temple Mount

FRIDAY 

June 4

  • Bethlehem 

  • Church of the Nativity 

  • Herodium – Herod’s Tomb 

SATURDAY 

June 5

  • Masada – palace-fortress of Herod the Great 

  • Qumran – caves where the Dead Sea Scrolls were discovered 

  • Visit and swim in the Dead Sea 

  • Overlook of the Wadi Qilt 

  • Farewell Dinner 

  • Transfer to Ben Gurion Airport for departure flight home OR overnight in Jerusalem if doing the Jordan Extension 

SUNDAY 

June 6

  • Arrive in the U.S.A

Jordan Extension Itinerary - June 6-9, 2021

SUNDAY 

June 6

  • Breakfast at the hotel 

  • Depart Jerusalem for Aravah Border 

  • Meet Jordanian guide 

  • Wadi Rum 

  • Jeep and camel ride 

  • Dinner & overnight in Wadi Rum 

MONDAY 

June 7

  • Breakfast at the hotel  

  • Nabatean city of Petra 

  • Sandstone cliffs 

  • Dinner and Overnight in Petra 

TUESDAY 

June 8

  • Drive along Desert Highway 

  • Dana 

  • Umm ar-Rasas 

  • Archaeological site of Al-Lagun  

  • Arnon Gorge 

  • Mount Nebo 

  • Maedeba 

  • Re-cross border back into Israel 

  • Dinner & overnight near Tel Aviv 

WEDNESDAY 

June 9

  • Breakfast at the hotel 

  • Transfer to Ben Gurion 

  • Depart for U.S.A

***Please note Visits, excursions, mentioned in the program are subject to change due to unforeseen circumstances

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