Return from Turkey

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Last week, I returned from an 11-day journey through Turkey with 29 other Muslims, Christians, Jews, and a Buddhist. Many of our friends and relatives worried about our safety while traveling in that part of the world, in fact one potential pilgrim cancelled out of family fears. We experienced no …

Headed To Turkey

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God-willing, this Sunday I’m traveling with 30 other Atlantans to Turkey as part of a World Pilgrims experience. We have organized these adventures for the past 12 years throughout Egypt, Jordan, Israel, Palestine, Spain, Morocco, Turkey, Canada, and even to the Grand Canyon. The objective has very little to do …

Apples and Honey

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I am not exactly the right person to be wishing everyone a Happy New Year in the month of September. For Christians like me, the new year begins with the first Sunday in the season of Advent, which is not until late November. I am hoping, though, that the Jewish …