Holy Land Pilgrimage

Christ UMC is happy to offer a Holy Land Pilgrimage in 2020. This 10 Day Biblical Survey Program, including Israel and the West Bank, will take place Feb. 10-19, 2020. Our objectives for this pilgrimage is as follows:
To provide an overview of the geographical, social, historical, archaeological and cultural settings of the Bible
To gain an overview of modern biblical scholarship, including the rudiments of archaeology, and its importance for clergy and lay people
To become acquainted with the key issues in biblical studies and the study of Christian origins 
To become familiar with the nature of Christianity in the Holy Land and the role of the church today
To gain deeper understanding of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, its impact on neighboring countries, possibilities for peacemaking
To print a syllabus, please click here.
To print the registration form, please click here.
Our Christ Church family is invited to participate. Please feel free to invite your friends and family for this trip of a lifetime. Plan to go and be changed!
If you have questions, please contact Director of Education, Cathy Baker at 423-892-9363 or .