Day 1 - Tuesday, February 19: Depart Houston for Tel Aviv, Israel.
Day 2 - Wednesday, February 20: Arrive at Ben Gurion International airport transfer to your hotel for dinner and overnight in Jerusalem.
Day 3 - Thursday, February 21: Your first morning in Israel will start with a visit to Revive Israel an Israeli House of Prayer, then lunch provided at Yad Hashmona. We will remember the prayer of Jesus and His disciples on the Mount of Olives before He was arrested and walk the “Palm Sunday” path to the Garden of Gethsemane. In the evening we will attend the Tower of David Sound & Light show.
Day 4 - Friday, February 22: We start our day as watchmen on the wall as we literally walk on the walls of the Old City. We will then visit the Jerusalem House of Prayer and experience the ministry of Tom and Kate Hess. On the way to visit the Boland’s, our representatives in Jerusalem, we will again visit the Mount of Olives from the traditional view.
Day 5 - Saturday, February 23: Today you will travel south to Masada and Ein Gedi where David wrote many of the Psalms. You can be baptized in the Jordan River at Qusar El Yahud. The day ends with the Mt. of Temptation overview where Jesus was tempted by Satan.
Day 6 - Sunday February 24: Start your day at the City of David, and then go underground at the Western Wall Tunnels. Visit the Upper Room, Caiaphas’ House and Zion’s Gate.
Day 7 - Monday, February 25: Your day begins as you travel south to Hebron where we visit the Tombs of the Patriarchs Abraham, Sarah, Isaac, Jacob and Rebecca.
Day 8 - Tuesday, February 26: Just when you think it cannot get any better we visit the Southern Steps and the Church of the Holy Sepulcher. Afterwards we will do some shopping in the Old City visit the Pool of Bethesda and go to the Garden Tomb. Your evening speaker will be Sandy Shoshani with the Right to Life Israel.
Day 9 - Wednesday, February 27: We will start our day at the American Colony Hotel then go to the Jewish Agency Headquarters and also visit the Christian Friends Offices. Next stop is the Global Call Center where Jews from all over the world call in to get information about making Aliyah. Then we are off to visit an Absorption Center and meet some of those new immigrants and hear their stories. Lone Soldiers will speak to us after dinner at the hotel.
Day 10 - Thursday, February 28: Today we head north and visit the ancient site of Shiloh where the Ark of the Covenant stayed for 369 years. We then take a Jeep Tour through the hills of Israel before embarking on a Boat Ride on the Sea of Galilee.
Day 11 - Friday, March 1: We go to Mt. Arbel for panoramatic views of the Sea of Galilee and Tabgha, the place of seven springs, where Peter’s net was filled with fish by Jesus, followed by a fish lunch. Then a leisurely stroll through Capernaum where Jesus performed many miracles and a visit to Peter’s mother in law’s home where Jesus healed her. More shopping opportunities at the Jesus Boat.
Day 12 - Saturday, March 2: This morning we will visit the humanitarian aid warehouse of Tents of Mercy, a Messianic Jewish congregation in Haifa, and join them in worship. Afterwards we will go to Megiddo the site of many battles and Armageddon to come. We end our day with an authentic dinner in a Bedouin Tent.
Day 13 - Sunday, March 3: Your day begins at the Mt. of Beatitudes where Jesus gave the Sermon on the Mount from Matthew 5-7. You will end the day viewing the beautiful Mediterranean and a walk on the beach, swim if you like, followed by a farewell dinner.
Day 14 - Monday, March 4: We transfer to the airport for our flight home arriving with many memories and testimonies from the Land of Israel.