Monthly Archives: October 2012

Jerusalem

“And did those feet in Ancient times Walk upon England’s mountains green? And was the holy lamb of God On England’s pleasant pastures seen?” This hymn in it’s song form sprang from my lips as we alighted the bus opposite … Continue reading

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Hitting home!

I found this on the internet the other day. This short video has the hardest hitting message I think I have come across so far. No blood, no guts, just words numbers and facts. Please watch and share.  

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Crossing the border, otherwise known as crossing the road from Bethlehem to Jerusalem

As we walked away from Claire’s, we all stood under the shadow of the wall and read the stories posted on the Wall Museum. These spread along the concrete and the only place we could stand and read them was … Continue reading

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A Christian in Bethlehem

We approached Claire’s place. A lone building. On one side rubble and rubbish littered the space. The building was shadowed on three sides by the occupation wall. Apparently once this was a thriving street, full of tourist shops and trade … Continue reading

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