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Another chance to travel to the Holy Land

After a successful trip last January, Rev. Diane Christianson will again lead another group to the Holy Land in January 2017. The 11-day journey, called Living Stones Pilgrimage, will depart on Monday, January 15.

The purpose of this trip is to learn about life in Palestine/Israel from Christian, Jewish and Muslim residents of the region. As we journey to Bethlehem, Jericho, the Jordan River, Nazareth, Sea of Galilee, Jacob’s Well and the many sites of Jerusalem, we will also visit with local residents and community leaders.

Cost starts at $3308, which includes airfare from New York and most meals. Additional costs include airfare from Minneapolis to New York and optional travel insurance. More information is available at The tour number is JC18/L. Printed brochures are available on the Welcome Table in the Commons.

Is your travel appetite whetted? Please let Pastor Diane know if you would like to join this pilgrimage to the Holy Land in 2018.