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Keypoint Church Israel Expedition

Expedition ID: 21-09

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 Pastors Keith and Amy Morrison of Keypoint Church for this exciting eleven day expedition of Israel. 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.

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Expedition ID: 21-09

Capernaum

Jerusalem

Nazareth

Masada

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

Land Only Starting at:
$3795
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

 

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

Keith and Amy Morrison

 

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.

 

Expedition Itinerary - November 13-23, 2021

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 Saturday

November 13

 
  • Depart U.S.A

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  •  Arrival in Tel Aviv

  •  Travel to Hotel By Bus  

  •  Dinner and Overnight in the Negev

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Sunday

November 14

  • Ancient site of Be'ersheva

  • En Avdat

  • Wilderness of Zin

  • Tel Arad Israelite Fortress

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Monday

November 15

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Tuesday

November 16

  • 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  

  • Mount Caramel

  • Valley of Jezreel 

  • Nazareth  

  • Church of the Annunciation 

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Wednesday

November 17

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Thursday   November 18

  • Travel to Ancient site of Dan 

  • Banias (ancient Caesarea Philippi) 

  • Mount Hermon 

  • Israel-Syrian Border in the Golan Heights 

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  • Yardenit – Jordan River Baptism 

  • Almagor overlook of the Beitsaida Valley 

  • Chorazin 

  • Capernaum 

  • Magdala 

  • Museum at Kibbutz Ginnosar 

  • Evening boat ride on the Sea of Galilee 

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Friday   November 19

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Saturday 

November 20

  • 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 

Sunday 

November 21

  • Israel Museum 

  • City of David – Old Jerusalem 

  • Bethlehem 

  • Church of the Nativity 

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Monday 

November 22

  • 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

  • Farewell Dinner 

  • Transfer to Ben Gurion Airport for departure flight home 

Tuesday

November 23

  • Arrive in the U.S.A

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