Ministry Events

GethsemaneWelcome to our ministry events page. These events include both the Israel tours we lead (and Greece tours) as well as the “Bringing the Bible to Life” seminars we teach around the country. We invite you to pray for us as we teach the Bible in the context of the land. Each event below can be added to your own calendar.

You also can visit any of our archived blogs on this page. As you do, we hope your faith-walk with God will be encouraged.  Thank you.

 

Aug
25
Sat
BBL Seminar @ Rowland Springs Baptist Church
Aug 25 all-day

“Bringing the Bible to Life” (BBL) Seminar

Physical Settings of the Bible PosterA BBL seminar is all about teaching the Bible in the context of the land of Israel. We like to refer to the land of the Israel as the playing board of the Bible. Each BBL seminar teaches this playing board through the physical settings of the Bible, biblical archaeology, historical geography, the hebraic background of the life and ministry of Jesus, and the customs and culture of the Bible.

Each BBL seminar is free to the public! Dr. John DeLancey, Director of BIMT, is the presenter for the seminar.   The BBL seminar is about 7 hours long and uses multi-media (PowerPoint, videos, aerial/drone footage, etc…)

(NOTE: This BBL seminar is a shortened one-day event held on Sunday)

Please contact the church for the specific time and meeting place.

Sep
10
Mon
13 Day Greece Tour
Sep 10 – Sep 22 all-day

The Itinerary for the 13 Day Extensive Biblical Greece Tour (including a 4 day Aegean Sea cruise)

Temple of Apollo - Delphi

Temple of Apollo – Delphi Greece

 

September 10-22, 2018    

 

All Inclusive Price: $4,277 from JFK, NY.  $3,497 for “land only” travelers.  

*NOTE: This tour is now SOLD OUT.  Please call our travel agent, imagine Tours & Travel (863-709-9208) to be put on a waiting list.

 

Tour Details for this Greece trip:

 

This extensive Greece tour features is a “one-of-a-kind” trip like none other! We start in the north and drive south to see not only virtually every biblical site but many classic sites as well. All of these sites offer us the context for the life and ministry of the Apostle Paul as we retrace his steps! We also drive into the southern Peloponnese to see a a few sites here as well. The trip also includes a 4 day cruise in the beautiful Aegean Sea. We will see the islands of Mykonos, Patmos, Rhodes, Crete and the spectacular Santorini. We even sail to the western coastline of Turkey to see the massive biblical site of Ephesus!  We return to Athens to climb the Acropolis and see the famous Parthenon and Mars Hill (Acts 17). 

 

Visit the web page for this Greece tour

 

 

 

Sep
28
Fri
BBL Seminar @ Prince of Peace Church
Sep 28 @ 5:45 pm – Sep 29 @ 12:00 pm

“Bringing the Bible to Life” (BBL) Seminar

Physical Settings of the Bible PosterA BBL seminar is all about teaching the Bible in the context of the land of Israel. We like to refer to the land of the Israel as the playing board of the Bible. Each BBL seminar teaches this playing board through the physical settings of the Bible, biblical archaeology, historical geography, the hebraic background of the life and ministry of Jesus, and the customs and culture of the Bible.

Each BBL seminar is free to the public! Dr. John DeLancey, Director of BIMT, is the presenter for the seminar.   The BBL seminar is about 7 hours long and uses multi-media (PowerPoint, videos, aerial/drone footage, etc…)

 

Oct
5
Fri
BBL Seminar @ Cable Hollow Church
Oct 5 @ 6:30 pm – Oct 6 @ 1:00 pm

“Bringing the Bible to Life” (BBL) Seminar

Physical Settings of the Bible PosterA BBL seminar is all about teaching the Bible in the context of the land of Israel. We like to refer to the land of the Israel as the playing board of the Bible. Each BBL seminar teaches this playing board through the physical settings of the Bible, biblical archaeology, historical geography, the hebraic background of the life and ministry of Jesus, and the customs and culture of the Bible.

Each BBL seminar is free to the public! Dr. John DeLancey, Director of BIMT, is the presenter for the seminar.   The BBL seminar is about 7 hours long and uses multi-media (PowerPoint, videos, aerial/drone footage, etc…)

Please contact the church for the specific time and meeting place.

 

Oct
12
Fri
10 Day Israel Tour
Oct 12 – Oct 21 all-day
10 Day Israel Tour

The Itinerary for the 10 Day Biblical Israel Tour

October 12-21, 2018

 

All Inclusive Price: $4,047 from Pittsburgh.  $3,759 from JFK, NY.  $3,277 for “land only” travelers.

 

* NOTE: This tour is now sold out…. so sorry! Please consider a tour with us in 2019!

Registration Details for this Israel Tour

 

Price of this Holyland Tour includes: Airfare & US & Int’l Departure-fuel taxes ($590), gratuities ($145), hotels, 2 meals daily on land, and all entry fees. $4,047 from Pittsburgh includes the domestic flight to and from JFK, NY (additional departure cites available upon request). The land only price for the Israel tour includes all the above except the airfare.

This Israel tour features over 40+ sites!  We first drive north to the Galilee. On the way we will see both OT and NT sites. We spend 3 nights in the Galilee. This is the area for the home ministry base of Jesus. We then drive south through the Samaritan Hill Country to the Dead Sea area before ending the trip in Jerusalem. We see lots of sites here, including many sites related to both OT and NT Jerusalem and the life and ministry of Jesus.

 

Go to web page for this Israel tour

 

Oct
26
Fri
BBL Seminar @ Century Baptist Church
Oct 26 – Oct 27 all-day

“Bringing the Bible to Life” (BBL) Seminar

Physical Settings of the Bible PosterA BBL seminar is all about teaching the Bible in the context of the land of Israel. We like to refer to the land of the Israel as the playing board of the Bible. Each BBL seminar teaches this playing board through the physical settings of the Bible, biblical archaeology, historical geography, the hebraic background of the life and ministry of Jesus, and the customs and culture of the Bible.

Each BBL seminar is free to the public! Dr. John DeLancey, Director of BIMT, is the presenter for the seminar.   The BBL seminar is about 7 hours long and uses multi-media (PowerPoint, videos, aerial/drone footage, etc…)

 

Nov
3
Sat
11 Day Israel Tour (with Jordan)
Nov 3 – Nov 16 all-day
11 Day Israel Tour (with Jordan)

The Itinerary for the 11 Day Biblical Israel Tour (with Jordan Option)

November 3-16, 2018

 

 

 

All Inclusive Price: $3,856 from JFK, NY.  $2,944 for “land only” travelers. The optional Jordan/southern Israel extension is $1,192

 

* NOTE: This tour is now sold out…. so sorry! Please consider a tour with us in 2019!

Tour Details for this Israel Trip

 

This Israel tour features over 40+ sites!  We first drive north to the Galilee. On the way we will see both OT and NT sites. We spend 3 nights in the Galilee. This is the area for the home ministry base of Jesus. We then drive south through the Samaritan Hill Country to the Dead Sea area before ending the trip in Jerusalem. We see lots of sites here, including many sites related to both OT and NT Jerusalem and the life and ministry of Jesus. The optional extension takes us to the Jordan where we will see Mt Nebo, Machaerus, and Medeba before driving to Petra. The following day we spend 6.5 hours inside Petra before driving south for unique jeep rides in Wadi Rum. We then cross back over into Israel and drive up the southern part of Israel before flying home.

 

Go to web page for this Israel tour

Nov
30
Fri
BBL Seminar @ United Covenant Church
Nov 30 @ 6:30 pm – Dec 1 @ 1:00 pm

“Bringing the Bible to Life” (BBL) Seminar

Physical Settings of the Bible PosterA BBL seminar is all about teaching the Bible in the context of the land of Israel. We like to refer to the land of the Israel as the playing board of the Bible. Each BBL seminar teaches this playing board through the physical settings of the Bible, biblical archaeology, historical geography, the hebraic background of the life and ministry of Jesus, and the customs and culture of the Bible.

Each BBL seminar is free to the public! Dr. John DeLancey, Director of BIMT, is the presenter for the seminar.   The BBL seminar is about 7 hours long and uses multi-media (PowerPoint, videos, aerial/drone footage, etc…)

 

Jan
14
Mon
14 Day Israel Tour
Jan 14 – Jan 27 all-day

The Itinerary for the 14 Day Extensive Biblical Israel Tour 

The Zin desert

January 14-27, 2019    

 

All Inclusive Price: $4,277 from JFK, NY.  $3,497 for “land only” travelers.  

 

Tour Details for this Israel trip:

 

Price of this Holyland Tour includes: Airfare & US & Int’l Departure taxes and fuel surcharges ($590), gratuities ($200), hotels, 2 meals daily, and all entry fees. $4,178 from JFK, NY (additional departure cites available upon request).  The land only price includes all the above except the airfare.  Sign-up deadline: November 14, 2018.

This extensive Israel tour features over 60+ sites on this Israel / Holy Land tour. We spend 1 night along the Med Sea in Tel Aviv, 1 night in Beersheba, 1 night in the Judean Desert (Hanokdim) 1 night near Jericho, 4 nights in the Galilee, and 3 nights in Jerusalem. Day 9 is a “reflection/rest day” in the Galilee.  We will be reflecting upon the Sermon on the Mount (Mt. 5-7) and spending time on the Mt. of Beatitudes.

 

Visit the web page for this Israel tour

Feb
18
Mon
10 Day Israel Tour (& Egypt)
Feb 18 – Mar 2 all-day

The Itinerary for the 11 Day Biblical Israel Tour 

Capernaum shoreline

February 18-27, 2019 (with Egypt option, February 27-March 2)    

 

All Inclusive Price: $3,639 from JFK, NY,  $2,997 for “land only” travelers. $1,945 for the optional Egypt tour (based on minimum of 10 people).  NOTE: There is also the same tour offered to pastors at a discounted rate. This “FAM” tour is only for pastors who are both ordained and active in the pastorate as well as interested in learning more about leading their church on a future tour. Go HERE to see the details. 

 

Tour Details for this Israel trip:

 

Price of this Israel Tour includes: $590 US & Intl. departure taxes/fuel & $145 gratuities, all hotels, 2 meals daily, all entry fees, and gratuities. Total price is $3,449 from JFK, NY (additional departure cites available upon request).  The land only price includes all the above except the airfare. The cost of the Egypt optional extension is $1,945. This includes all flights, Egyptian visa, hotels, 2 meals, al entry fees, and gratuities as well).

Sign-up deadline: December 18, 2018.  Early bird discounts: $150 for deposits made by 1/17/18; $100 by 3/17/18; $90 by 4/17/18 $80 by 5/17/18; $70 by 6/17/18; $60 by 7/17/18; and $50 by 8/17/18.

This is a very thorough 10 Day Israel Tour. We first travel to the north, seeing both OT and NT sites related to Jesus. We then uniquely travel south through the Samaritan Hill Country to the Judea Desert and the Dead Sea area.We end in Jerusalem, saving the best to last. The optional trip extension for this trip is a 4 day tour to Egypt. We will see the very best here, including flying to Luxor (Valley of the Kings & Queens, Karnak, and Luxor Temples) before seeing Cairo (Pyramids, Sphinx, Sakkara, Memphis, Egyptian Museum). It will be spectacular!

 

Visit the web page for this Israel tour

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