Faith & Culture
Miracles in the Holy Lands • Departure Dates: Jan 25, June 20, Sept 5, Nov 21
Optional Jordan Extension
Tour Code: ISdate
"What is impossible with man is possible with God.” (Luke 18:27) There is no end to the miracles of the Holy Land, both large and small. This tour visits many sites associated with miracles and signs from God. From the creation of the Jewish state, to the birth of Our Lord, to feeding the multitudes and discovering scrolls buried for centuries. Immerse yourself in this land of miracles, on our main tour in Israel and our extension into Jordan.
Varies by Date
Holy Lands: Footsteps of Jesus • Feb. 9 - 21, 2020
Tour Code: SBI20
Join Bible Teacher, Joseph Beitler of Sunrise Bible Church on a spiritual journey to the Holy Lands. Each day is structured to include as many important sites as possible, moving in Israel along the Mediterranean coast from the roman amphitheater at Caesarea to the crusader fortress at Acre, then the biblical locations in the Galilee. We cross the border for a visit to Petra, in Jordan, before returning to Israel to visit the ancient strong-hold at Masada and float in the Dead Sea. Finally, we will spend several days in the Holy City of Jerusalem. You will be in awe of the things you see, and how so many will provide inspiration as they connect you to scripture, history, and your faith.
$4,299 per person
A Journey through the Holy Lands • March 27 - April 7, 2020
Tour Code: VTI20
Popular Bible teacher, author and speaker Vicki Tiede will once again lead a pilgrimage to the Holy Land. A highlight of our tour will be the Palm Sunday procession, walking in faith with thousands of others from all corners of the world. Included are visits to sites of the Old and New Testaments, Tel Aviv and Jaffa, the Galilee Region, Jerusalem, Qumran, and the Dead Sea. Don’t miss the pre-tour option to Jordan, where we will visit Petra, the mosaics at Madaba, Mt. Nebo (where Moses looked over the land of milk and honey), and the baptismal site at Bethany.
$2,650 per person
Martin Luther & Oberammergau Tour • June 14 - 25, 2020
Tour Code: RDM20
Join us on an exploration of the life of Martin Luther, visiting the sites that played a key part in the development of his Faith. We’ll see a placard of his thesis posted on the door to the church where they were first exhibited. We’ll tour the city where he was born – and also died. We’ll tour the castles, churches and villages that gave him shelter, sanctuary and inspiration throughout his life. Then, we’ll continue into the Rhine Valley and Romantic Road, where we will enjoy a cruise, winery visit, the half-timbered town of Rothenberg and other historic sites. Our tour concludes with the Oberammergau Passion Play and a day in charming Munich.
$3,499 per person
In the Footsteps of Luther and the Passion Play • June 16 - 27, 2020
Tour Code: RGA20 (formerly RTS20)
Pastor Terri Stagner-Collier will host this 12-day exploration of the major Luther historical sites, the Passion Play in Oberammergau, and a few Germany highlights. In addition to the historical and cultural insights provided by our professional tour guides, Pastor Terri will also lead us in scripture study, worship and song. This tour has been custom designed to strike a balance between group site-seeing and down-time to explore (or rest) on your own! Martin Luther’s journey of faith grew from a tentative novitiate full of questions and doubt to that of a passionate and courageous reformer, deeply grounded in God’s grace and the truth of Scripture. This tour will not only explore the sites and history of Luther’s life, but his theological journey as well. The Passion Play in Oberammergau will be the pinnacle of our travels, as we too experience anew the life-changing gift of God’s grace made known on the cross. All are welcome!
$3,499 per person
Splendors of Italy and Oberammergau • June 21 - July 2, 2020
Tour Code: RIT20