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On my summer vacation ...

...THE BEST THING WE ATE: Fresh fruits and salads at all meals, and falafel. THE MOST BEAUTIFUL THING WE SAW: The Sea of Galilee, the Mount of Beatitudes covered with yellow wildflowers and Jerusalem at night looking from the 16th floor of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/06/27/liv_264518.shtml
Life & style
'Fishers of men' enjoy catching largemouth bass, too

As Jesus walked beside the Sea of Galilee, He saw Simon and his brother Andrew casting a net...is what Jesus told fishermen Simon and Andrew on the Sea of Galilee." Crews said Colden Storey's son-in-law "recently...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/10/25/oth_242873.shtml
Other sports
Scientist: Jesus may have walked on ice, not water

...and atmospheric conditions in the Sea of Galilee 2000 years ago may offer a scientific...a patch of ice floating in the Sea of Galilee - which is actually a freshwater...form during cold spells on the Sea of Galilee, said Nof, a native of Israel...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/04/06/liv_76246.shtml
Life & style
Maritime ministry provides hospitality

...heaving seas that, the Bible says, melt the sailors' souls. There are references to the Red Sea. The Dead Sea. The Sea of Galilee. Christ calming the stormy waters. Yahweh and the leviathan. In the Bible, "There are hundreds of references to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/29/ent_237396.shtml
Things to Do
In Jesus' footsteps

...of close to 100,000. The pilgrims filled the sprawling open-air clearing carved into a hillside overlooking the Sea of Galilee, the area where the Gospels say Jesus fed thousands in the miracle of the loaves and the fishes. "Now, at the dawn...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/03/25/liv_285622.shtml
Life & style
Israel, University of Nebraska open biblical village to public

...celebrations, when more than 4 million Christian pilgrims are expected to visit the Holy Land. Situated a mile north of the Sea of Galilee, Bethsaida is one of three villages -- in addition to Capernaum and Chorazin -- thought to make up the triangle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/03/28/ent_224990.shtml
Things to Do
Illusionist puts the miracles of Jesus to the test

...convince them he had multiplied bread and fish to feed everyone. In another, Gill sloshes across sandbars in the Sea of Galilee to see if Jesus could have appeared to walk on water by staying in the shallows. In each case, the conclusion is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/12/19/tel_33942.shtml
Television
Wine Time: Yarden Mount Hermon Red 2010, Israel

...from 1,300 feet to 3,900 feet allow for a range of quality winemaking styles. The vineyards rise from near the Sea of Galilee to the foot of the snow-capped Mount Hermon.The winery is recognized as Israel's first world-class wine producer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2012-03-06/wine-time-yarden-moun
Self-reliance will be found inadequate without God

...recognize when self-sufficiency is insufficient. The story in Mark 4 about the self-reliant disciples fishing on the Sea of Galilee is instructive. These men were professional fishermen who had, no doubt, confronted storms before and, by their...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/08/22/rel_545349.shtml
Your Faith
Shuttle workers, debris searchers pause to remember Columbia's fall

...high-profile salute, she said. The heartfelt remembrances stretched around the planet. In northern Israel near the Sea of Galilee, Ramon's widow, four children and 80-year-old father gathered with friends and relatives at his grave and placed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/02/nat_403136.shtml
National