A Pleasant Surprise and Familiar Places

We have a plan. Walk to the Damascus Gate and beat the crowds. CHECK

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Shop and drink some coffee. CHECK

 

Visit a Museum. CHECK

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Have Lunch. CHECK

And about that Surprise.

I cannot recommend visiting the Tower of David Museum MORE!

Hidden in this gem of a place …

Remnants of the Wall that Nehemiah rebuilt.

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A Stone from the Hulda Gate – an entrance to Temple of Jesus’ Time.

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Oh and Spectacular views from the top of Herod’s Defense Tower – yes that Herod!

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All in all a great day inside the Old City.

Can’t wait till the day comes for another visit.

Now to pack and head for home.

 

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I am a United Methodist Pastor and have the privilege of serving as the Senior Pastor for the church of my childhood. I preach in a place I once was an acolyte. I love to preach, but more importantly I love to teach. I firmly believe that Faith Matters and should affect how we live. This blog is a place where I come to share the randomness that is life and faith ... and the intersection of the two.