Dear Community, When viewed from afar, the brown and tan and dusty hills of the Negev may not seem appealing or even very interesting. But dig a little deeper, get off the main highway, take a knowledgeable guide with you and an entire and amazing world emerges. A world of secret water cisterns carved in the hard limestone rock thousands of years ago by a nomadic people known … [Read more...] about Please Share!
Dear Community, Last week Judy and I arrived in Israel. We had the same taxi driver from 4 years ago take us to our Kibbutz and it was so nice to see a friendly face! I asked about his children 4 years ago and he complained, and he had roughly the same complaints this time! Last time I wrote Israel is the same, only more so. Well, this time it seems even more, more so. More … [Read more...] about Jays’s Report #1 from Israel
The Taize Choir of Central Oregon invites you to participate in an hour of meditative non-denominational Taize music and silence at our monthly ecumenical service, 7pm, Thursday, January 2, at Trinity Episcopal Church (St. Helens Hall), 231 NW Idaho, Bend. The theme for this service is 'Praying for World Peace'. For more information call taizebend. … [Read more...] about January 2 Taize service reminder