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Centerpoint Church Israel Expedition

Expedition ID: 22-04.1

12 DAYS

20 April - 1 May, 2022

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Do you ever feel confused when you read the Bible?  Do you feel like you are missing things the author intended for you to understand? Would you like to gain clarity and confidence reading the Bible? Would you like to encounter God in the lands of the Bible?

 

Accompany Pastor Brian McMillan and Centerpoint Church on this exciting twelve day expedition of Israel as we Journey through the Bible. Walk in the footsteps of Jesus as you explore the lands where He and the disciples walked. Explore sites familiar from the Scriptures, such as Jerusalem, Bethlehem, the Sea of Galilee, and many more. 

Join us as we use the world of the Bible to help you understand the words of the Bible.

PREMIUM

Service

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Expedition ID: 22-04.1

Bethlehem

Masada

Jerusalem

Galilee 

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

$3934
Land Only Starting at:
TBD
with Airfare Starting at:
Concierge

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 are there to serve you throughout your expedition.

 
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Accomodations
 
 

Expedition Host

Bio Coming Soon

Brian McMillan

 

Expedition Instructor

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.

Marc Turnage

Expedition Itinerary - 20 April - 1 May, 2022

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Wednesday
April 20

 
  • Depart USA

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•  Arrival Tel Aviv
•  Travel to Hotel By Bus
•  Dinner and Overnight on the Mediterranean          coast

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Thursday 
April 21

 

•  Port-city of Caesarea
•  Mount Caramel

•  Valley of Jezreel

•  Megiddo

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Friday 
April 22

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•  Dan nature reserve
•  Banias (ancient Caesarea Philippi)

•  Mount Hermon

•  Israel-Syrian border overlook

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Saturday
April 23

 

•  Magadala
•  Sephhoris
•  Kefar Kedem
•  Church of the Annunciation

•  Nazareth

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Sunday 
April 24

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•    Almagor
•    Beitsaida Valley
•    Chorazin
•    Baptism In The Jordan River
•    Capernaum
•    Museum at Kibbutz Ginnosar

•    Evening boat ride on the Sea of Galilee

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Monday
April 25

 

•    Masada
•    Qumran
•    Visit and swim in the Dead Sea
•    Wadi Qilt Overlook

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Tuesday
April 26

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Wednesday
April 27

 

•    Israel Museum
•    City of David
•    Bethlehem
•    Church of the Nativity

 

•  Yad Vashem - Holocaust Memorial
•  Mahaneh Yehudah - market
•  Free time to shop the Old City and explore

 

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Thursday
April 28

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  • Visit the Shephelah hill country

  • Ancient city of Lachish

  • Ancient site of Beth Shemesh

  • Nebi Samwil (overlook of biblical Gibeon)

  • Elah Valley

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Friday
April 29

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Saturday
April 30

  • Mount of Olives
  • Garden of Gethsemane
  • St. Anne’s Church
  • Jaffa Gate
  • Church of the Holy Sepulcher
  • Temple Mount
  • Western Wall
  • Farewell Dinner 
  • Transfer to Ben Gurion Airport for departure flight home

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Sunday
May 1

 
  • Arrive in USA

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