Visit to Holy Land 2015

Between 28th April and 12th May 2015 six members of Temple Methodist Church visited our partners in Beit Sahour for a five-night stay with families who have sponsored children, followed by a 3-night stay in the Galilee area and finally six nights in Jerusalem for four members, but just one night for the other two.

Here are a selection of photographs taken during that visit to whet your appetite for the talk that that will be given at a later date.

To consolidate this link, we presented the Church with a new banner at the end of the morning service on Sunday 3rd May 2015:

On Saturday 2nd May the Lutheran School invited us to their Open Day and we were able to meet the 14 Sponsored Students in the Library:

While we were in Beit Sahour we had a day out to Jericho where we took a Cable Car trip to the Mount of Temptation's Monastery - another first for Jonathan who admitted that he had never been in a Cable Car before:

After leaving Beit Sahour we travelled north towards the Galilee. On the way we stopped at Nablus where we visited Jacob's Well: