"Those who wait for the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings
like eagles; they shall run and not be weary; they shall walk and not faint." - Isaiah 40:31

Beth Shean ruins of bathhousePublic latrine in the bathhouse at Beth Shean/Scythopolis at the junction of the Jordan River Valley and Jezreel Valley.

Caesarea

Ruins of Caesarea Maritima on the Mediteranean Sea.

Capernaum

Black basalt foundations of residences in Capernaum, with partially restored "white synagogue" beyond.

Jerusalem Old City from Mt of Olives

Jerusalem's Temple Mount from the Mount of Olives; Jewish tomb markers in the foreground.

Qumran Caves

Dead Sea Scroll caves 4 and 5 at Qumran.

Rabbinic Tunnel

Massive stones of the west retaining wall of Jerusalem's Temple Mount in the Western Wall/Rabbinic Tunnel.

Sea of Galilee

Sea of Galilee from the Mount of the Beatitudes, above Capernaum.

A video shot on location at the Sea of Galilee featuring Pastor Dave, a participant of a recent tour.

Israel/Jordan Sites

Possible stops on this custom tour:

Northern Israel

  • Caesarea Phillipi - Banyas Falls; probable site of the Transfiguration
  • Dan - Canaanite Gate, Golden Calf Shrine
  • Sea of Galilee
  • Boat ride on the Sea of Galilee
  • Mount of the Beatitudes
  • Capernaum - Home to Jesus during his Galilee ministry
  • Bethsaida - Original home of Simon Peter, Andrew and Phillip
  • Chorazin - Condemned by Jesus, with Capernaum and Bethsaida
  • Tabgha - Multiplication of the Loaves and Fishes, Church of Peter's Primacy
  • Ancient Boat Museum
  • Tiberias - Built by Herod Antipas when Jesus was a young man

North Central Israel

  • Jordan River
  • Nazareth - Nazareth Village, Church of the Annunciation
  • Sepphoris/Zippori - Capital of Galilee when Jesus was a boy; fabulous mosaics
  • Mediterranean Sea
  • Mount Carmel - Where Elijah challenged the prophets of Baal
  • Caesarea Maritima - Home to the Roman governors, including Pontius Pilate; scene of Paul's trials before sailing to Rome
  • Jezreel Valley - Megiddo, Cana

Eastern Israel

  • Beth Shean/Scythopolis - Old Testament Beth Shan; New Testament Decapolis city
  • Jericho - Oldest city in the world
  • Dead Sea - Where even non-swimmers can float
  • Qumran - Dead Sea Scrolls discovered in nearby caves
  • Fortress of Masada

South Central Israel

  • Jaffa/Tel Aviv
  • Valley of Elah - Where David defeated Goliath
  • Bet Guvrin Caves
  • Beersheba - Mentioned in connection with Abraham, Isaac and Elijah
  • Bethany - Lazarus Tomb
  • Bethlehem - Church of the Nativity

Jerusalem

  • Mount of Olives
  • Palm Sunday Road
  • Gethsemane
  • Mount Zion
  • Walking Tour of the Old City
  • Western Wall
  • Temple Mount
  • Dome of the Rock
  • Pools of Bethesda
  • Siloam Pool
  • Via Dolorosa
  • Church of the Holy Sepulcher
  • Ancient City of David
  • Hezekiah's Tunnel
  • Church of St. Peter in Gallicantu
  • Holocaust Museum
  • Israel Museum
  • Dead Sea Scrolls
  • Wohl Archeological Museum
  • Tower of David Museum
  • Mount Scopus
  • Garden Tomb
  • Rabbinic Tunnel

Jordan

  • Petra World Heritage Site