Personal, travel

Israel Trip – 1

A bucket-list trip Earlier this year, I went on a trip of a lifetime. Visiting Israel has been on my bucket list for decades. My husband and I finally got there with a group from our church earlier this month. We left Vancouver June 10, toured June 11-18 and finished with a conference (Jerusalem Encounter)… Continue reading Israel Trip – 1

Biography, Book Reviews, Non-fiction

Love Triangles (review)

Love Triangles, Discovering Jesus the Jew in Today's Israel by Bobbie Ann Cole My rating: 4 of 5 stars In her memoir / travelogue Love Triangles, Bobbie Ann Cole writes about her love affair with Israel. When she and husband Butch move there, it is to fill a six-month time period till their rented property… Continue reading Love Triangles (review)

Book Reviews, Non-fiction, Theology

The Holy Land Key (review)

The Holy Land Key: Unlocking End-Times Prophecy Through the Lives of God's People in Israel by Ray Bentley My rating: 4 of 5 stars In The Holy Land Key Ray Bentley ties history, current events, phenomena in the skies, and Israel’s feasts and festivals with prophecy to develop a holistic view of Israel’s place in… Continue reading The Holy Land Key (review)

Book Reviews, Non-fiction

Pilgrimage (review)

Pilgrimage: My Journey to a Deeper Faith in the Land Where Jesus Walked by Lynn Austin My rating: 4 of 5 stars A series of losses, disappointments, and unpleasant surprises have pummeled Lynn Austin. She is feeling bruised, spiritually dry, and, in plain words, depressed. And so she has high hopes for an opportunity to… Continue reading Pilgrimage (review)