Monday, November 11, 2019 - Thursday, November 21, 2019
Pray Where Jesus Prayed
Holy Land Tour
Jennifer Kennedy Dean, Pastor Tom McCoy and Leighann McCoy
Join authors Jennifer Kennedy Dean (A Praying Life), and Leighann McCoy (Spiritual Warfare for Your Family), and Pastor Tom McCoy (Thompson Station Church) as we walk where Jesus walked, and pray where Jesus prayed. This tour of the Holy Land will have a special emphasis on men and women whose prayers are recorded in Scripture, and prayer in our world today. Jennifer, Tom and Leighann will share insights and biblical understanding that will encourage you to grow deeper in your own journey toward greater intimacy with God.
Monday, November 11 - International Travel (Departure from Nashville, TN)
Tuesday, November 12 - Welcome to the Land of the Bible
Arrival at TLV International Airport. Reception, assistance, and a beautiful drive to the Sea of Galilee. Check into our resort hotel on the lakeshore for orientation, dinner and rest. Overnight in Tiberias.
Wednesday, November 13 – Around the Sea of Galilee & Baptism
Taking in the sites of New Testament parables and miracles around the Sea of Galilee, we will visit the epic Arbel Cliffs on the famous “Jesus Trail” for a panoramic view of the region, continue on to the Mount of Beatitudes and Capernaum, visit the famous “Jesus Boat,” sail across the Sea of Galilee, and share a baptism service (for those interested) in the Jordan River. Dinner and overnight rest in Tiberias.
Thursday, November 14 – Upper Galilee & Golan
Traveling North to Tel Dan we will hike through the Dan Nature Reserve on the Jordan River, explore the great city of Dan, continue on to the Banias Springs, the site of Caesarea Philippi where the Lord asked the famous question, “who do you say that I am?” Climbing up the Golan Heights in the footsteps of IDF soldiers we will visit Mt. Bental and the observation point into Syria, and return to our Tiberias hotel for dinner and rest.
Friday, November 15– K’far-Kedem, Armageddon, Mt. Carmel & Caesarea
Traveling through the Galilee, we’ll be introduced to biblical lifestyle and culture at K’far-Kedem biblical village, discover the plains of Armageddon, ascend Mt. Carmel where Elijah called on God who answered by fire, worship with Israeli Believers at the Carmel Congregation, continue on to Caesarea Marittima on the Mediterranean Coast, and arrive to our Jerusalem hotel for dinner and rest. Overnight in Jerusalem.
Saturday, November 16 – Jerusalem the City of Gold
We will start our day ascending the Mount of Olives for a beautiful panoramic view of the city that Jesus wept over and continue on to the Garden of Gethsemane for prayer and meditation among the ancient olive groves of the Kidron valley. We will visit St. Anne’s Church at the Pools of Behesda and continue to way through the Old City Via Dolorosa (the way of the cross) leading to the place of crucifixion. We will share Communion & worship at the Garden Tomb, and then visit the southern steps of the Temple Mount. Overnight in Jerusalem.
Sunday, November 17– Dead Sea, Masada & Ein Gedi
Traveling east we will arrive at the Dead Sea, earth’s lowest point, hike through David’s desert oasis of Ein Gedi where we will have a special time of worship and reflection. We will ascend by cable car to Masada, Israel’s ancient freedom fortress, visit Qumran, and take a swim in the Dead Sea at Kalia Beach. Overnight in Jerusalem.
Monday, November 18 – Jerusalem, New & Old
Our morning starts at the famous Israel Museum which houses the Dead Sea Scrolls, the Shrine of the Book, and the Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial museum, and a visit to the Friends of Zion interactive museum to learn about Christian Zionist heroes of the Faith. We will visit the incredible site of the City of David, walk through the underground Hezekiah Tunnel, and continue on to the Western Wall for prayer and worship. Overnight in Jerusalem.
Tuesday, November 19 – Yad-8 Messianic Village, Emmaus Road, Tel Aviv
Driving through the Judean hill country we’ll visit Bethlehem and the Shepherd’s Fields. We will worship at the site of the Emmaus Road, and continue on to Tel Aviv for a free afternoon enjoying the beach boardwalk and the open market. Overnight in Tel Aviv.
Wednesday, November 20 – Tel Aviv, Jaffa & departure
We will visit the beautiful Biblical landscapes of Neot Kedumim, and then take a walking tour of ancient Jaffa & Modern Tel Aviv, visit the historic Independence Hall, Pray at the Tel Aviv Prayer Tower, and enjoy an evening farewell dinner before transferring to the International Airport for your departing night flight back home. You will arrive back to Nashville during the AM, Thursday, November 21.
Shalom, and lehitraot
(Goodbye to one thing and hello to what’s next, as your life will forever be changed because of what you experience here.)
All inclusive cost: $4,280 (double room) Single Supplement / private room is $695 fee
Third person in room enjoys a discount of $100.
- 8 nights at first class tourist hotels
- 8 touring days with English speaking guide
- 2 meals each day
- Transfers with assistance at the airport
- Tours and transfers in deluxe bus
- Entrances according to the itinerary
- Travel journal
- International Flights
Price does not include:
- Medical insurance
- Personal extras
- Beverages/drinks during meals
Registration and information: HERE
Or call Jennifer at: 615-791-8319
Registration is online. A nonrefundable deposit of $400 will secure your spot in our group. Payments may be made as often as you like. A 4% surcharge will be collected for payments made with a credit card. 50% of your payment must be made 120 days from departure. Full amount must be received by 45 days prior to departure. To pay by check: make your checks payable to Thompson Station Church and print “Israel 19” on your check. Mail checks to Thompson Station Church, P.O. Box 218, Thompson Station, TN, 37179. For more information on travel insurance and to purchase insurance for this trip (highly recommended), contact Teena Hunt at Direct Travel (615)327-2720.