Day 8: Resourced Integration – From Walking in Jesus’ Footsteps to Living in Them

Learning Community participant, Derek Rice, is a thinker, learner and practitioner who has a deep desire to see people formed into disciples of Jesus.  His passion and experience offer a compelling critique of “museum tourism” and challenges followers of Jesus to instead do just that: follow. We journeyed from the other side of the world…

Breakfast in Bethlehem

Two driving values inform The Global Immersion Project’s Exposure Phase: (1) to create space for the spontaneous to occur and (2) to walk the neighborhood streets rather than the manicured paths of tourism.  We recognize that the spontaneous moments are rich with potential for relationships to develop and that the neighborhood streets are the spaces…

Day 5: Dual Narrative – Hebron

Nick Foran is a leader, thinker and adventurer who is daily seeking to participate in the justice of God.  He recently returned from an extended time working in the Townships of post-Aparteid South Africa and now is engaging – with our current Learning Community – in the tension of dual narrative in Israel/Palestine.   Father,…

Day 1: New Testament Narrative

The Global Immersion Project is currently on the ground in Israel/Palestine and each day a participant in our Learning Community will post a blog reflecting on their learnings and experiences.  Todd Rubie leads off the blog series and is a brilliant mind, deep learner and one who is passionate about integrating learning into his everyday…