purim: celebrating Jewish lives & the faithfulness of God.
Purim is “a lesser Jewish festival held in the Spring to commemorate the defeat of Haman’s plot to massacre the Jews as recorded in the book of Esther” (Oxford Languages).
top places to experience in Israel.
We’ve spoken to a few leaders of various groups who are trying to bring students here and since we had the privilege of helping to bring a group of 10 students here last April, we thought we’d compile some of the top places we recommend!
Protected: december ’22: christmas in Israel & end-of-year thoughts.
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november 2022: grace, gratitude, and the gift of the Holy Spirit.
This has been a slower month within the JHOP community, but we’re grateful for the time to reflect, rest, and establish rhythms- both as a family and with the community.
temple mount and the maranatha cry.
The Temple Mount is steeped in significance. It is known as a place “where gods collide,” because of the deep ties in Jewish, Christian, and Muslim history.
He will finish what He started.
On Sunday, we went to the City of David and had the opportunity to explore Hezekiah’s Tunnel.
april 2022: full steam ahead.
We want to welcome May by recording what the Lord did in April, and we want to share it with you!
march 2022: just getting started!
It’s hard to grasp how suddenly God has called us away, but we are excited to finish here well! We know God has good plans for us in this exciting, upcoming season.