Monthly Archives: May 2011

these days…

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Jerusalem from the Mount of Olives Julee and I are nearly three weeks now in Jerusalem, and settling in to patterns, habits, likes and dislikes. Actually very little to dislike: the calls to prayer (not because they are loud and … Continue reading

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Alive and well in the COD

Thanks to those of you who have been thinking of and praying for us during this past week! ¬†Maybe you have read of the increased tensions in Israel connected with the anniversary of Israel’s formation as a country in 1948? … Continue reading

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Spain to Jerusalem, Israel

We have now been in Jerusalem for a day and a half, we are getting settled in and catching up on some rest from a long day of travel (we flew through Brussels, Belgium with a 4 1/2 hour layover … Continue reading

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Puente la Reina

Bert and Betty wanted to take us out for a few hours, to go replenish the wine supply, and to see a little of historic Puente la Reina, a very old Spanish town where two rivers come together, flowing under … Continue reading

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The Castle: Part Two

Yesterday was Labor Day in Spain, I think. ¬†They called it “Work Day”, but nobody worked, so… In this village, everyone goes up to the Castle for “Work Day”, attends a church service, then hangs out together outside the old … Continue reading

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