The Miracle the is the Land of Israel
Guest Post: Originally Posted on L'Chaim on the Right
I would like to thank Samantha for inviting me to guest post on her blog. She and I share a couple of important things in common. We were both adopted, twice. Once by our adoptive mothers and fathers, and again by The Father. We also share a passion for the Land of Israel.
My Grandma Ruth was an enormous supporter of the Jewish people. My earliest recollections of her are linked to her prayers and financial support of the people from whom her Messiah was born. I hope one day, sooner rather than later, to go there in honor of her memory and explore the land she loved but never visited. One of the reasons that I write Biblical Fiction is because I am fascinated by the Promised Land and all the miracles it embodies.
However, other than those flannel-graph stories or tales told in Sunday School I knew little about the land of Israel until a