Day 8 – Berlin. 3 Concerts!!

Today was a concert day! We started with Timo Heimlich’s church, a friend of ours from trips past who set up almost all of our time in Berlin. It was a great crowd that was really receptive to our music, and a great start to a good day of concerts. Here are a few snapshots […]

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Day 7 – Magdeburg to Berlin

Today we left our Magdeburg hosts, and drove into the city center to check it out. It was raining pretty good when we got there, so we played a game of who can get the most people below an umbrella. This group won! After that we broke up into groups to explore the city center […]

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Day 6 – Wittenburg & Magdeburg

Today we left our hosts in Leipzig, many of us were sorry to have to say goodbye to them. We headed out early to the town of Wittenburg, which is where the most famous of Luther’s acts happened, the posting of the 95 theses. We took a tour and saw some great places along the […]

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Day 5 – Eurfurt/Eisenach

Day 5 involved sightseeing in a couple of towns that are closely connected with Martin Luther. The first is the town of Eurfurt. The most striking thing about Eurfurt were these two incredibly beautiful churches! That afternoon, we headed off to Eisenach. We took a quick tour of the town itself, which included the chance […]

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Day 4 – Leipzig

Days 4 & 5 we spent in and around the city of Leipzig. The first amazing opportunity we had was to do a 20 minute concert at the church where Johann Sebastian Bach is buried, and where he spent some time working. It was so amazing to sing in such a historic location. The pictures […]

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Day 3 – Germany! (Dresden)

Hi friends! Today was our very first day in Germany, since we spent the first 2 1/2 days in Prague. We got up early and got on our bus and crossed over into Germany, specifically into the city of Dresden. We also met our new bus driver who will be driving us the rest of […]

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Day 1 – Prague

  We started day one (We’re not counting yesterday, since we pretty much had dinner and just crashed) with a trip to a place that was a Jewish ghetto and concentration camp during World War II, Terezin. It was a sobering way to start the trip, but a good reminder of why people need Jesus! […]

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Saturday

We sang in the Frauenkirche (Women’s Church) in Dresden on Saturday morning and then did a full concert in Halle that night. We quickly packed up our equipment and headed to Leipzig for our host-home stay. We will sing in two worship services on Sunday morning in Leipzig, then some street singing and then a […]

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St Vitus

Prior to our formal concert at St Nicholas Church in Prague, the students were invited to give an impromptu performance at the St Vitus Cathedral.  Dr. Zielke had them perform “Lamentations One” which was composed by our very own Claire Dupre.  Please ignore the background noise of the cathedral construction crews doing some remodeling work […]

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