links to the land

 

Bethsaida: A Bethsaida Lesson—Jesus Wants to Teach You Much More [required reading]

“For the faithful follower of Jesus, there is another danger beyond complacency. … We limit our understanding of Jesus when we require Him to act within the limitations of our understanding. … To deepen your understanding of Jesus, set your mind on God’s interests above your own.”

Golan Heights: Golan Heights Tour

“The Golan Heights, Israel’s mountainous north-eastern region, is one of the most beautiful areas of the country.”

Tel Al-Elealeh: The Moabite city of Elealeh

“After the Israelites occupied the area the city was given to the tribe of Reuben as part of their territory (Numbers 32:3, 37).”

Temple Mount: The Most Contested Real Estate on Earth? [essential reading; outstanding diagram!]

“Muslims call it the Noble Sanctuary. Jews and Christians call it the Temple Mount. Built atop Mount Moriah in Jerusalem, this 36-acre site is the place where seminal events in Islam, Judaism and Christianity are said to have taken place, and it has been a flash point of conflict for millenniums.”