Highlights of Wednesday with Omar Epps, Holly Robinson Peete, Holt McCallany, Paul Johansson, Paget Brewster, Mekhi Phifer, Zach Roerig & AnnaLynne McCord

Today we went to visit the Capernaum and Mt of Beatitudes and the Sea of Galilee. We went to visit Meir Panim soup kitchen in Tiberias. It is a unique program that feeds thousands of poor children and elderly every day throughout Israel. After that we had lunch with Golan resident Lilach Ashtar at her home. Lilach is[…]

National Association of Evangelicals visit Israel! Days 5-7

Days 5-7 Friday we were briefed by historian Daniel Pipes and then went on a walking tour with guide Hadas Bukai of the Christian religious sites in Jerusalem. Friday night we visited the Great Jerusalem Synagogue and were welcomed warmly by the president. We were then hosted for Sabbath dinner by noted Tel Aviv lawyer, and president of the Great[…]

National Association of Evangelicals Day 4 in Israel

Day 4 A very intense and stimulating day! The Evangelical Leaders met with many different Israeli government officials and representatives. We started the day with a presentation by Brigadier Yossi Kupperwasser, the Deputy Director General of the Israeli Ministry of Strategic Affairs.   We then met with Minister Yuli Edelstein, minister of Diplomacy and Diaspora[…]

National Association of Evangelical Leaders in Israel

Day 3 Wednesday morning we had a fascinating tour of the Magen David Adom facility at Tel Hashomer Hospital, the Israel Red Cross. We went to visit the largest blood bank in Israel that services 95% of the Israeli population. We saw how the blood platelets and red blood cells are separated and stored as[…]

Hispanic Journalists in Sderot!

Our day started bright and early with a briefing from Ofer Gat. Vice President of EL AL Israel Airline. Everyone shared their experience of flying here with ELAL and brought up great questions regarding the companies’ routes, safety and security. A great round table discussion to start our day! We continued on to visit the[…]

Greg Grunberg, Mary Lynn Rajskub, Austin Nichols, Shuan Sipos & Justin Chatwin in Jerusalem!

What a day. They just keep getting better and better. We started the day with a VIP tour of the Western Wall Tunnels. Words cannot describe the experience we had as we explored the excavations underneath the Western Wall. Hidden layers of the Wall are revealed underground. The walls tell the story of ancient Jerusalem[…]