About the Hosts

Dave McGarrah

Dave McGarrah is the Senior Pastor at Deer Flat Church in Caldwell, Idaho. Dave has been in active and ongoing ministry within the Church of the Nazarene for over 40 years as pastor and teacher. He has traveled to Israel nearly 30 times, introducing hundreds to the Holy Land, and he loves to share the Israel experience with all who would like to see the Holy Land for themselves.

Dave and his wife, Jerri, are on the Board of Directors of Masterminded Ministries. Master Minded Ministries came into being to help the Christian community understand the need to learn about our Jewish roots, and to love and support Israel and the Jewish people.

Harold Berman

Harold Berman lives with his family in the Biblical heartland of Israel – in Efrat– next to the fields where the Biblical Ruth toiled, and just a few miles from Jerusalem. Before coming to Israel 9 years ago, Harold was the Executive Director of the Jewish Federation of Western Massachusetts. He is the co-author (with his wife) of the Amazon bestseller, Doublelife: One Family, Two Faiths and a Journey of Hope  the author of Jewish Adoption – Unique Issues, Practical Solutions (Jewish Lights Publishing), and his articles have appeared in leading publications, including The Boston Globe, The Jerusalem Post, JTA, and The Forward. He and his wife are at work on a new book, Women Over the Line, about the lives of twelve converts to Judaism living in Israel. He is also an eight-time marathoner.