1906 Midway Church

Join Pastor Todd and Lisa Wright
as they journey through the Holy Land
July 13 – 23, 2019
Price: $4300

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Tour Itinerary**

Delta preparing for an international flight.

Delta preparing for an international flight.

DAY 1 – July 13

Departing from ATL, the group will connect with an overnight flight to Tel Aviv.

DAY 2 – July 14

You are scheduled to arrive in Tel Aviv in the the mid-afternoon and will transfer to your hotel in Jerusalem.

After dinner, you will have a free evening to visit with friends at the hotel or walk into the Old City of Jerusalem.

Overnight: Jerusalem

DAY 3 – July 15 DOWNLOAD REGISTRATION

Dome of the Rock

Dome of the Rock on the Temple Mount, Jerusalem

An early breakfast will get you ready for a wonderful day in Jerusalem, the Holy City. You will ascend the Temple Mount, the most sacred area in the world for Jews and the third holiest for Muslims. You will visit the Pool of Bethesda (Jn 5) and walk a portion of the Via Dolorosa.

After lunch, you will visit the Jewish Quarter, Mt. Zion and the Christian Quarter.

Overnight: Jerusalem

DAY 4 – July 16

Today will be a special day. You will start the day at the Israel Museum where you will see a scale model of 1st Century Jerusalem and the Dead Sea Scrolls. Afterward, you visit the the Holocaust Museum. After lunch, you will recount the Old Testament stories of David and Goliath in the Elah Valley, Samson at Bet Shemesh, and Solomon’s Prayer for wisdom at Nabi Samwil. have a free afternoon to shop and freshen up for your trip home.

Overnight: Jerusalem

Heath Johnson of Paris, Texas laughs at the sensation of floating in the Dead Sea. (Photo: ©2015 Craig Dunning)

Heath Johnson of Paris, Texas laughs at the sensation of floating in the Dead Sea.

DAY 5 – July 17

Today is the Dead Sea Day! A very early start will take you to the Dead Sea Valley, including stops at Masada, the Dead Sea and En Gedi.

Overnight: Jerusalem

DAY 6 – July 18 DOWNLOAD REGISTRATION

After breakfast you will ascend the Mount of Olives for an overview of Jerusalem, the Kidron Valley and the Eastern Gate. Afterward, you will descend by foot to the Garden of Gethsemane where Jesus was betrayed by Judas, then to the Garden Tomb to remember the burial and resurrection of Jesus.

You will visit the Western Wall and the Southern Wall excavations. You need water shoes to end the day with a walk through Hezekiah’s Tunnel. This 1750 feet long water channel takes you under the City of David to the Pool of Siloam (Jn 9).

Overnight: Jerusalem

DAY 7 – July 19

Today, you head to the Sea of Galilee. On the way, are Mt. Gerezim, where the Samaritans still worship; Bet Shean, the city where King Saul’s body was hung by the Philistines; Gideon’s Spring, where Gideon selected his small army; and Arbel Cliff, possibly the location where Jesus gave the Great Commission.

Some will choose to hike down from Arbel, others will choose the bus ride down. After a buffet dinner you will be free to visit the lake shore or hang out around the hotel and talk with others about the day’s activities.

Overnight: Sea of Galilee

DAY 8 – July 20

Pastor Todd Wright baptizes Jeff Siegel in the Jordan River.

Pastor Todd Wright baptizes Jeff Siegel in the Jordan River.

This promises to be a beautiful day as you focus on the ministry of Jesus. You will visit the Mount of Beatitudes, Capernaum, Jesus’ ministry center in the Galilee, worship on the Sea of Galilee as you take a boat across the lake. After lunch, you will  finish the day with a baptismal service at the Jordan River.

Overnight: Sea of Galilee

DAY 9 – July 21 DOWNLOAD REGISTRATION

This day will be spent in the north. You will visit Mount Hermon and see and raft on the headwaters of the Jordan River. At Dan, you will see Jereboam’s altar and a rare mud brick gate from the time of Abraham. Next, you will drive up to Caesarea Philippi where Peter made his confession, “Thou art the Christ, the son of the living God.” Finally, you will return to your hotel by way of the Golan Heights you

After a buffet dinner you will be free to visit the lake shore or hang out around the hotel and talk with others about the day’s activities.

Overnight: Sea of Galilee

DAY 10 – July 22

Today, you will make your way to Tel Aviv. Along the way, you will visit Nazareth Village, a first-century village that will provide a visual and cultural experience of village life in the times of Jesus; Megiddo, which guards over the Valley of ArmageddonMt. Carmel, where Elijah challenged the prophets of Ba’al; and Caesarea, where Paul almost persuaded Agrippa to be a Christian.

We will end the day at our hotel in Tel Aviv. You will have time to visit the Mediterranean Sea, but don’t forget to get your luggage ready for your return trip tomorrow morning.

Overnight: Tel Aviv

DAY 11 – July 23

After breakfast you will say goodbye to Israel and transfer to Ben Gurion Airport for your return flight, bringing you back to ATL with memories that you will cherish forever.

** The above itinerary is subject to change based on local conditions, which may include, but is not limited to weather, crowds, and security matters.

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