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My faith is central to who I am. It calls me to far flung places of the world. Challenges everything that I have built my life around. And, keeps me hopeful even in the most desperate of times. Faith is a thread that connects people and time. As I travel the world, I have the opportunity to explore sites of great religious and spiritual importance to Buddhists, Christians, Hindus, Jews, Muslims, Sikhs, and many others. As I visit these places, I hope to learn more about other religions to share with you while also reflecting on my own faith along the way.

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    Hiking in the Holy Land: How to Hike from Jerusalem to Jericho

    Following in the Footsteps of the Good Samaritan in the Holy Land One of best (and most challenging!) things that I’ve done recently in the Middle East is hike from Jerusalem to Jericho.  It’s something that I’ve wanted to do for years but the timing (plus lack of credible information on how to) had prevented me from doing so.  However, on my 2019 trip to Jerusalem for Easter, I decided that it had to happen.  So, on Holy Saturday, we…

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    Come & See. Go & Tell. — Jesus Appears

    This week, we continue our celebration of Easter and find Jesus appearing to the disciples following his crucifixion.  In reading through today’s text and selecting photos to share with you, more…

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    Come & See. Go & Tell — Palm Sunday

    Happy Palm Sunday!  The Scripture for Palm Sunday follows Jesus’ triumphant arrival into Jerusalem.  Palm Sunday is the start of Holy Week in the Christian calendar, and this week is one…