Faith Journeys to the Holy Land


“Our FJ Team did a very good job. They were attentive to our needs and responsive. Our FJ Tour Guide was an incredible guide! She not only knew history of the sites, she knew archeological information and since she was a Christian guide, with a good grasp of Scripture, she really enlivened the tour. She […] complete blog »

St. Hilary Catholic Church Visits France, Spain & Portugal


“Faith Journeys is a pleasure to work with! They take care of everything and there is never a worry. The local guides are always excellent! The company worked with me to customize our trip and I also appreciate their expert advice in crafting an itinerary that maximizes our limited time together, and makes sure we […] complete blog »

“Aha” Moments in the Holy Land


“GREAT TOUR FOR VALUE AND EXPERIENCE TOGETHER. Thank you for making this possible for so many of our people in keeping the cost reasonable. As a pastor, I love seeing people’s “aha” moments as they understand scripture from a geographic, Biblical, historical, personal and spiritual perspective. It is a JOY! As a pastor, my highlights […] complete blog »

St. Mary’s Episcopal Church Tours Ireland & Scotland


“Overall, the pilgrimage was a HUGE success! Everyone came back raving about what a great time they had, the interesting places they had visited, and the things they had learned. Working with Faith Journeys was a great experience. This was my first time leading a pilgrimage and Faith Journeys helped guide me through the process […] complete blog »

Holy Spirit Lutheran Church tours Ireland and Scotland


“Our travel to Ireland and Scotland gave us a wonderful introduction to the beauty and gift of Celtic spirituality and the ancient traditions of the church. We were well taken care of and experienced places and people we might never have encountered on our own. We are grateful for the work and gift of Faith […] complete blog »

Christ the King Community Church tours the Holy Land


“I enjoy working with Faith Journeys as they allow for an amazing experience. The spiritual space and discipleship moments allow me, as a pastor, to shepherd my own people while leaving the details to FJ. Our local Tour Manager was FANTASTIC. He knows his stuff, and his passion for Jesus sets him apart. The sightseeing […] complete blog »

The Holy Land brings meaningful experiences for St. Anthony on the Desert


“We are writing to express our thanks to all of you for an amazing experience in Israel. Faith Journeys did a wonderful job with organization and getting information to us. All the logistics were handled with professionalism. Every detail was planned, which made our travel worry free. Even before the trip, we could contact Darren […] complete blog »

Bible Institute of Hawaii members tour Greece and Turkey


“The beautiful landscapes combined with the compelling historical drama of Greece and Turkey in the biblical world contribute to an unforgettable trip. Both my intellect and heart were fed richly by the competence and professionalism of Faith Journeys. The Faith Journeys Team is very competent and responsive. They are invaluable in working with us. My […] complete blog »

St. Anthony on the Desert Tours the Holy Land


“Our trip managed to touch on all of the important sights on our itinerary. We appreciated the ease of access to each sight – carefully navigated by our tour guide. He was able to relay detailed stories and connect locations to scripture references. He was attentive to the group’s needs and made modifications to our […] complete blog »

Experience the Holy Land with a Believer, Not Just a Guide


This was my fourth (4th) trip to the Holy Land.  I must say it was the best!  Overall our pilgrims experienced a spiritual journey where the connections to scripture and where Jesus lived to be a meaningful experience for them. This was one of the best pilgrimages in the Holy Land that I have experienced.  […] complete blog »

Leave the Planning Details of your Religious Tour to Faith Journeys so You can Enjoy Each Memory!


Considering a trip to the Holy Land presents two questions for many people… complete blog »

Our Lady of the Woods Youth Ministry “Volun-Tours” in Hawaii


Our Lady of the Woods Youth Ministry had a wonderful time volunteering on their New Year’s holiday trip to Hawaii. They had the opportunity to enjoy the island paradise experience while giving back to the communities they visited through beach clean-ups, mentoring at-risk youth, and preparing meals for the homeless. complete blog »

The Trip of a Lifetime – Gloria Dei Lutheran Church Celebrates the 500th Year of the Reformation in Germany


Members of the Gloria Dei Lutheran Church from Saint Paul, Minnesota recently returned from their tour to Germany. Their journey began in Berlin as they explored the Footsteps of the Great Reformer, Martin Luther. Tracing the footsteps of Martin Luther’s life is an experience sure to be remembered by all. Read what Pastor Bradley Schmeling […] complete blog »

Follow in the footsteps of Luther, the Great Reformer


Pastor Karen Behling and Professor David Behling led their group on a ten-day reformation journey to Germany to follow in the footsteps of Martin Luther. Read what Pastor Karen Behling had to say about her experience:   “Visiting the St. Nicholas Church in Leipzig was an incredibly moving experience for many in the group – […] complete blog »

The CSJ Institute of Mount Saint Mary’s University explore the rich history of the founders of the Sisters of Carondelet through France


The CSJ Institute of Mount Saint Mary’s University had a wonderful time exploring the rich history of the founders of the Sisters of Carondelet through France. Exploring the life of Mother St. John Fontbonne who served in leadership of the Sisters of St. Joseph before and after the French Revolution. It was in 1836 that […] complete blog »

Members of the Rabbit Creek Church had an “Incredible Journey” through the Holy Land


Members of the Rabbit Creek Church from Anchorage, Alaska embarked on a ten day tour to the Holy Land! Read what tour hosts, Vonday Kay and Dr. Mark, had to say about their experience: “We had an amazing trip! There is nothing like being in the places Jesus was. The Bible truly does come alive. […] complete blog »

Bless Your Congregation – Becoming the most skillful, knowledgeable, and prepared servant of the Word


“While there are many things that a pastor does in ministry, nothing is more important than his devotion to teach and preach the Bible, the very Word of God. For that reason, a pastor needs to do everything he can to prepare himself to be the most skillful, knowledgeable, and prepared servant of the Word […] complete blog »

Evangelical Free Church Deepened their Faith as they followed in the Footsteps of Jesus through the Holy Land!


Pastor Bruce Van Sickle led his congregation on a thirteen day spiritual journey through the Holy Land! This journey gave each member the opportunity to deepen their faith as they followed in the footsteps of Jesus. Here is what Pastor Bruce Van Sickle had to say about his journey to the Holy Land: “Excellent. We got to […] complete blog »

St. Hilary Catholic Church Journeys to the Shrines and Cathedrals of France!


Members of the St. Hilary Catholic Church embarked on an eleven day spiritual journey to the shrines and cathedrals of France. Some highlights of their tour included visits to the Basilica of the Sacred Heart, Notre Dame Cathedral, Mass at the Tomb of St. Therese, and a guided tour of the Abbey of St. Martin. Read what Father […] complete blog »

Reverend Michael Cooper and his Pilgrimage Group Journey through Spain!


The Camino, or “The Way,” across Northern Spain to the Cathedral and burial spot of Santiago or Saint James in Northwestern Spain has almost a 1000 year tradition in the Catholic/Christian faith. As a walking pilgrimage it is a graceful and joyful journey. Making it with friends or with a community of companions in faith […] complete blog »

St. Jacob Lutheran Church Returns from Europe!


Members of the St. Jacob Lutheran Church from Anna, Ohio journeyed to Italy and Germany on a thirteen day tour to build and strengthen their faith and fellowship. The journey began in Rome, visiting “bucket list” sites associated with the early Christian Church, the Roman Empire and the Renaissance, including the Vatican Museum, the Coliseum […] complete blog »

St. Matthew’s Church Returns from Ireland and Scotland!


Members of the St. Matthew’s Church experienced many of Ireland’s and Scotland’s iconic locations by immersing themselves into the culture, history, and religious significance of these two lands. Spiritual highlights of the tour included sites associated with St. Patrick and visiting the hauntingly beautiful monastic sites in Glendalough. St. Matthew’s Church selected Faith Journeys as their […] complete blog »

First Presbyterian Church from Lancaster, Pennsylvania experience the best of Ireland and Scotland!


Members of the First Presbyterian Church of Lancaster, Pennsylvania embarked on a nine day tour to Ireland and Scotland! Their journey began in Dublin, Ireland where they explored Trinity College, Christchurch Cathedral, and St. Patrick’s Cathedral. As the tour continued they headed towards Belfast, where the Titanic was built, before heading off to Scotland to […] complete blog »

Dave Mendoza and his Congregation have an “Unforgettable Spiritual Experience” in the Holy Land!


Dave and Suzy Mendoza led their congregation on an “unforgettable spiritual” journey to the Holy Land! Some highlights of their trip were visiting Bethlehem, Nazareth, Mt. of Beatitudes, the Sea of Galilee, Capernaum, Jerusalem and much more! See what made their second trip with Faith Journeys to the Holy Land so memorable: “Words cannot express our […] complete blog »

Christ Lutheran Church Members Walked in the Footsteps of Jesus and the Early Apostles!


Members of the Christ Lutheran Church from Brea, California embarked on a thirteen day pilgrimage to the Holy Land. In addition to Jerusalem, they traveled to Caesarea, Nazareth, the Sea of Galilee, and many more sacred sites. See what made their experience so memorable: “It was the trip of a lifetime that we will never forget, and […] complete blog »

A Journey to the Holy Land “Exceeded Expectations” for Members of the Evergreen Church!


Members of the Evergreen Church from Bothell, Washington went on a twelve day journey to the Holy Land. See what made their experience so memorable: “Our experience in Israel exceeded our expectations. Malcolm Cartier proved to be an exceptional guide. Malcolm, brought 45 years of guide experience, living through the rebirth of Israel plus his […] complete blog »

Bill Barron and his Congregation had the “Best Experience Possible” on their Journey to the Holy Land!


Bill and Eleanor Barron led their congregation on a fifteen day journey to the Holy Land. See what made their experience so memorable: “Roman was excellent!!! We found his personal witness to be refreshing and intimate, and he was truly prepared and expert on the scripture, archeology, and history! He is truly a fine man […] complete blog »

Redeemer Lutheran Church from Olathe, Kansas has “the trip of a lifetime” on their Reformation tour to Germany!


Reverend Perry Sukstorf led his group on a ten-day reformation journey to Germany to follow in the footsteps of Martin Luther. Below is a highlight from Reverend Sukstorf about his tour with Faith Journeys: “I really appreciate how Faith Journeys tries to ensure you have the trip you as the leader are intending to create […] complete blog »

Pastor Frank Janzow Leads his Congregation through Germany and Austria!


Pastor Frank Janzow led his group on a ten day reformation journey to Germany and Austria . Below is a highlight from Pastor Frank Janzow about his second trip with Faith Journeys: “As in previous trips using FJ, there is a clear sense that the office team is there for you any time, and is willing to […] complete blog »

Ascension Lutheran Church Fulfills a “Dream God Planted in their Heart”


Ascension Lutheran Church recently returned from the Holy Land. Below is a highlight from Pastor Frank Janzow “Thank you for the opportunity to reflect on the amazing trip to the Holy Land that my wife Jan and I experienced along with 24 others. For me a dream God planted in my heart a year ago […] complete blog »