Tag Archives: Palestinian & Israelis

Letting the Light in… (& out)

One of my most treasured memories of the Gaza Strip was carrying the special Easter ‘Sabt al Noor’ light from the Church of the Holy Sepulchre to the Orthodox Christians in Gaza.  This involved receiving candlelight from the priests in … Continue reading

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ADVENT: … joy? ….

Years ago when I returned from the Middle East, folks at cocktail parties or church seemed to always ask, “so what did you learn in all your time over there?” egads!  how to compress 5 years of living & working … Continue reading

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