Notes on Palestine, Part 8: Rev. Louise Green

December 7, 2016 For the sixth day we have heard the heartbreak of the Palestinian people.  We see the litany of restrictions, imposition of near total control on all aspects of daily life.  The astonishing differences in neighborhoods as soon as we pass through the dividing wall.  The two West…

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Notes on Palestine, Part 7: Rev. Dr. Raymond Bell

December 6, 2016 “Brothers and sisters, my heart’s desire and prayer to God for the Israelites is that they may be saved. For I can testify about them that they are zealous for God, but their zeal is not based on knowledge. Since they did not know the righteousness of…

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Notes on Palestine, Part 6: Rev. Dr. Wanda Thompson

December 6, 2016 It’s unbelievable to me that here I am at the River Jordan, the Baptismal Site of Jesus. Not far away are mind fields and  signs describing danger and prohibitions. This trip of a lifetime has opened my eyes to so many things. Despite the negative images posted…

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