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.

 

Feb
17
Mon
11 Day Israel Tour
Feb 17 – Mar 1 all-day

The Itinerary for the 11 Day Extensive Biblical Israel Tour 

February 17-27, 2020    

 

All Inclusive Price: $3,896 from JFK, NY,  $2,944 for “land only” travelers. $1,995 for Egypt option.

 

Tour Details for this Israel trip:

 

Price of this Holyland Tour includes: Airfare & US & Int’l Departure taxes and fuel surcharges ($590),

Price of this Holyland Tour includes: Airfare & US & Int’l Departure-fuel taxes ($590), gratuities ($160), hotels, 2 meals daily on land, and all entry fees. $3,896 from JFK, NY (additional departure cites available upon request). The land only price of $2,944 includes all the above except the airfare. Sign-up deadline: December 17, 2019.

Early Bird Discounts:  With your deposit of $500 to reserve your spot on this Israel tour, you will earn the following discounts off the overall price: $150 for deposits made before 12/14/18; $100 before 2/14/19; $90 before 3/14/19, $80 before 4/14/19, $70 before 6/14/19, $60 before 8/14/19, and $50 before 9/14/19.

This Israel tour features about 45 sites!  First, we head north through the Coastal and Sharon Plains, Mt. Carmel, and the Jezreel Valley to the Galilee. Here we spend 3 nights in this northern region of Israel. This was the area for the home ministry base of Jesus. We then drive through the Samaritan Hill Country to the Dead Sea and spend one night there. We end in Jerusalem, saving the best to last. The option includes an amazing trip to Egypt. This includes Luxor (Valley of the Kings, Temple of Luxor and Karnak), and Cairo (Pyramids, Egyptian Museum, etc…). The whole trip will connect you with the Bible in many ways!

Visit the web page for this Israel tour

Mar
14
Sat
11 Day Israel Tour (with Jordan)
Mar 14 – Mar 27 all-day
11 Day Israel Tour (with Jordan)

The Itinerary for the 11 Day Extensive Biblical Israel Tour 

March 14-24, 2019  (plus Jordan option through March 27)  

 

 

Tour Details for this Israel trip:

 

All Inclusive Price: $4,114 from JFK, NY.  $3,095 for “land only” travelers. The optional Jordan & southern Israel extension is $1,095 (based on a minimum of 20 passengers).  NOTE:  This trip has only a couple of more openings and will soon be SOLD OUT. A waiting list will be created if more space opens up!

Price of this Holyland Tour includes: Airfare & US & Int’l Departure-fuel taxes ($590), gratuities ($160), hotels, 2 meals daily on land, and all entry fees. $4,114 from JFK, NY (additional departure cites available upon request). The land only price of $3,095 includes all the above except the airfare. Sign-up deadline: January 13, 2020.

Early Bird Discounts:  With your deposit of $500 to reserve your spot on this Israel tour, you will earn the following discounts off the overall price: $150 for deposits made before 1/14/19; $100 before 3/14/19; $90 before 4/14/19, $80 before 5/14/19, $70 before 7/14/19, $60 before 9/14/19, and $50 before 10/14/19.

This Israel tour features about 45 sites!  First, we head north through the Coastal and Sharon Plains, Mt. Carmel, and the Jezreel Valley to the Galilee. Here we spend 3 nights in this northern region of Israel. This was the area for the home ministry base of Jesus. We then drive through the Samaritan Hill Country to the Dead Sea and spend one night there. We end in Jerusalem, saving the best to last. The option includes an amazing trip to Jordan. We will stand on Mt. Nebo, visit Machaerus, explore Petra, and enjoy jeep rides in Wadi Rum. We even stay one night in the desert!  We then cross back into Israel. We will visit the Red Sea, Timnah, and drive up through southern Israel. The whole trip will connect you with the Bible in many ways!

 

Visit the web page for this Israel tour

Apr
17
Fri
BBL Seminar @ West Salem Community Church
Apr 17 @ 6:30 pm – Apr 18 @ 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…).

This seminar has two sessions.

Friday, 6:30 – 9 p.m. 

Saturday, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. (lunch served)

Sunday Worship (with Dr. John preaching), 9:00 a.m. & 10:45 a.m.

 

Apr
24
Fri
BBL Seminar @ Centerpoint Church
Apr 24 @ 6:30 pm – Apr 25 @ 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…).

This seminar has two sessions.

Friday, 6:30 – 9 p.m. 

Saturday, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. (lunch served)

May
1
Fri
BBL Seminar @ Crosspoint Community Church
May 1 @ 6:30 pm – May 2 @ 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…).

This seminar has two sessions.

Friday, 6:30 – 9 p.m. 

Saturday, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. (lunch served)

Dr. John will also preaching on Saturday night, and 3 times on Sunday morning.

May
5
Tue
12 Day Israel Tour (with Jordan)
May 5 – May 19 all-day
12 Day Israel Tour (with Jordan)

The Itinerary for the 12 Day Extensive Biblical Israel Tour 

May 5-16, 2019  (plus Jordan through May 19)  

All Inclusive Price: $4,557 from JFK, NY.  $3,321 for “land only” travelers. The optional Jordan & southern Israel extension is $1,277 (based on a minimum of 15 passengers).

 

Tour Details for this Israel trip:

 

Price of this Israel Tour includes: Airfare & US & Int’l Departure-fuel taxes ($620), gratuities ($175), hotels, 2 meals daily on land, and all entry fees. $4,557 from JFK, NY (additional departure cites available upon request). The land only price of $3,321 includes all the above except the airfare. Sign-up deadline: March 4, 2020.

Early Bird Discounts:  With your deposit of $500 to reserve your spot on this Israel tour, you will earn the following discounts off the overall price: $150 for deposits made before 3/5/19; $100 before 5/5/19; $90 before 6/6/19, $80 before 7/5/19, $70 before 8/5/19, $60 before 9/5/19, and $50 before 10/5/19.

This Israel tour features about 50 sites!  First, we head north through the Coastal and Sharon Plains, Mt. Carmel, and the Jezreel Valley to the Galilee. Here we spend 3 nights in this northern region of Israel. This was the area for the home ministry base of Jesus. We then drive through the Samaritan Hill Country to the Dead Sea and spend one night there. We end in Jerusalem, saving the best to last. We have three full days in Jerusalem, plus a day seeing OT sites in the Shephelah (lowlands) of Judah (e.g. where David fought Goliath, etc…) The option includes an amazing trip to Jordan and southern Israel. We will see Mt. Nebo, Machaerus, Petra, Wadi Rum, the Red Sea, Timnah, and Israel’s Grand Canyon on our last day. The whole trip will connect you with the Bible in many ways!

 

Visit the web page for this Israel tour

May
29
Fri
BBL Seminar @ One Love Ministries
May 29 @ 6:00 pm – May 30 @ 12:30 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…).

This seminar has two sessions.

Friday, 6:00 – 9 p.m. 

Saturday, 8 a.m. – 1 p.m. 

Jun
5
Fri
BBL Seminar @ Grand Island EV Free Church
Jun 5 @ 6:00 pm – Jun 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…).

This seminar has two sessions.

Friday, 6:30 – 9 p.m. 

Saturday, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. 

Jun
15
Mon
10 Day Israel Tour (with 4 Day option to southern Israel)
Jun 15 – Jun 28 all-day
10 Day Israel Tour (with 4 Day option to southern Israel)

The Itinerary for the 11 Day Biblical Israel Tour 

June 15-24, 2019  (plus 4 Day Option through June 28)  

All Inclusive Price: $4,077 from JFK, NY.  $2,977 for “land only” travelers. The price of the optional southern Israel and Jeep Rides to Har Karkom (Israel’s “Mt. Sinai”) is $1,377 (the price is based on a minimum of 20 passengers).

 

Tour Details for this Israel trip:

 

Price of this Biblical Holyland-Israel Tour includes: Airfare & US & Int’l Departure-fuel taxes ($595), gratuities ($150), hotels, 2 meals daily on land, and all entry fees. $4,077 from JFK, NY (additional departure cites available upon request). The land only price of $2,977 includes all the above except the airfare. Sign-up deadline: April, 14, 2020.

Early Bird Discounts:  With your deposit of $500 to reserve your spot on this Israel tour, you will earn the following discounts off the overall price: $150 for deposits made before 5/1/19; $100 before 6/1/19; $90 before 7/1/19, $80 before 8/1/19, $70 before 9/1/19, $60 before 10/1/19, and $50 before 11/1/19.

This Israel tour features about 45 sites!  First, we head north through the Coastal and Sharon Plains, Mt. Carmel, and the Jezreel Valley to the Galilee. Here we spend 3 nights in this northern region of Israel. This was the area for the home ministry base of Jesus. We then drive through the Samaritan Hill Country to the Dead Sea and spend one night there. We end in Jerusalem, saving the best to last. The option includes an extra day in Jerusalem. We then travel to many of Biblical sites in the Shephelah (lowlands) of Judah and the Negev. We also will enjoy a unique jeep-ride excursion in southern Israel to Har Karkom, Israel’s “Mt. Sinai.” The whole trip will connect you with the Bible in many ways!

 

Visit the web page for this Israel tour

Sep
13
Sun
11 Day Greece Tour (& Italy)
Sep 13 – Sep 26 all-day

The Itinerary for the 11 Day Biblical Greece Tour (with Italy option)

Temple of Apollo Delphi

September 13-23, 2020    

 

All Inclusive Price: $4,475 from JFK, NY.  $3,825 for “land only” travelers.  $1,777 for Rome extension.

 

Tour Details for this Greece trip:

 

Price of this “Footsteps of Paul” Greece Tour includes: Airfare & US & Int’l Departure-fuel taxes ($439), Port fees ($129), gratuities ($30 cruise and $120 land), hotels, 2 meals daily on land, 3 meals daily on the ship, and all entry fees. $4,475 from JFK, NY (additional departure cites available upon request). The land only price of $3,825 includes all the above except the airfare. The price of the optional Rome extension is $1,777. Sign-up deadline for this tour (because it involves a cruise) is 120 days prior to departure: May 13, 2020.

Early Bird Discounts:  With your deposit of $500 to reserve your spot on this Greece tour, you will earn the following discounts off the overall price: $100 for deposits made before 9/13/19; $90 before 10/13/19, $80 before 11/13/19, $70 before 12/13/19, $60 before /13/20, and $50 before 2/13/20.

Please note the following for this Greece Tour:

  • A second deposit of $500 per person will be required within 14 days after registration (via check only).
  • Final payment and a passport copy is due 120 days prior to departure for this tour.
  • Alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages are both included on the ship.
  • Single rooms are also very limited.  We can get 1 for a group of 16 passengers, 2 for a group of 32 passengers, etc. For questions, please call iTT.

This extensive Greece tour starts in the north and drive south to see not only virtually every biblical site but many classic sites as well (more than the average tour). All of these sites offer us the context for the life and ministry of the Apostle Paul as we retrace his steps! The trip also includes a 3 day cruise in the beautiful Aegean Sea. We will see the islands of Mykonos, Patmos, 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). We also drive into the Peloponnese to see Corinth and Mycenae. The optional extension takes us to Rome!

 

Visit the web page for this Israel tour

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