The 2018 Holy Land Tour conducted by Pastor Chris Oyakhilome has come to an end and was a total success. Every aspect of this trip was planned to the dot by the church, so that it would turn out beneficial for the believers of Jesus all around the world. This trip was certainly considered a win by all the participants who truly benefited from every single day of the trip.
The Christ’s Embassy’s Man of God had hundreds of followers follow him on this spiritual quest around Jordan and Israel. The itinerary included visits to places regarded as holy by both the Christians and the Jews. This tour was intended to map the journey Christ had taken in the Bible and scripture. This allows the followers who came on this Holy Land Tour take the route He took and benefit from His glory. It allowed the humble followers to follow the footsteps of the Lord they believe in deeply.
The warm welcome that awaited the LoveWorld incorporations at the Jewish Land was simply overwhelming. Both the Christians and the Jews were equally humbled to meet Pastor Chris, further emphasizing on the close relationship that the Evangelicals have on the Holy Land and its people.
Coincidentally, this visit did take place at the same time as two significant events that was important for Israel. The first is the commemoration of the 70th year of independence for this land, and the second was the shift of the US embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.
The President of the United States, Donald Trump, announced earlier this year, that he intended to shift the Embassy. This move was intended to indicate that the United States regards and supports the view that the Holy City, Jerusalem was the capital of the Jewish Land, Israel. This was as opposed to them regarded Tel Aviv as the capital of Israel.
In honor of the move, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs had organized a reception, and Pastor Chris Oyakhilome was sent a personal invitation to join them. The world famous Pastor Chris was welcomed with open arms and was greeted by government personnel as well as Jewish individuals.
In their 8 day trip, Pastor Chris and his followers managed to visit a wide range of sites such as Caesarea, the Sea of Galilee, Abu Gosh, Mount Hertzel, and the Tomb of Lazareth. After all, the trip was planned with the intention of visiting as many holy and significant spots as they possibly could in a span of 8 days. One group of holy followers also managed to visit the Holy sites in Jordan.
Followers who joined and participated in this Holy Land Tour also managed to personally see the Pastor and spend time with him during the entire span of the trip. They also asserted that his ministerial messages were full of gospel and glory. His speeches and messaged were impactful, powerful, and made the followers feel closer to the Lord. Every member of this 8 day long Holy Land Tour came back feeling blessed, closer to their creator, and after learning a lot about the glory of their Lord. They came back feeling fulfilled and after gaining a lot of firsthand knowledge about their belief.
This trip was certainly filled with powerful and memorable moments that the followers would never forget. The Holy Land Tour proved to be an eye opener that brought the believers of the Lord feel closer to him than they ever have felt. Photographs from the Holy Land Tour can be found here and also on the Kings Chat application. You can also learn more about their trip on their blog.