Church hosts seminar this weekend

IRON MOUNTAIN — First Covenant Church of Iron Mountain is hosting a “Bringing the Bible to Life” seminar this weekend.

The BBL seminar will run on Friday from 6:30 to 9:15 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m to noon.

This is an event designed for the whole family that offers six hours of unique and exciting multi-media teaching of the physical settings of the Bible in the context of the land of Israel.

Each BBL seminar covers the following areas of teaching:

— Session I: Introduction, “Physical Settings of the Bible” 

— Session II: “Connecting the Dots,” Geography of Israel

— Session III: Archaeology and the Bible

— Session IV: Jerusalem in the Old Testament 

— Session V: Jerusalem in the Days of Jesus 

— Session VI: Manners and Customs of the Bible.

The seminar is presented by Dr. John DeLancey. He is a pastor, author and national speaker who serves as the director of Biblical Israel Ministries and Tours. He has studied one year in Jerusalem and has led 58 Israel trips to date. He lives in the Pittsburgh, Penn. area. He is married with three children.

The BBL seminar is a free event and open to the public.