Latest Tour Update

In this section, you will find information on what took place on the latest tour in the U.S.  Each tour is unique, but they all share one thing in common:  The spirit and energy and deep faith of Daoud Nassar and his family inspires and renews hope in every individual touched by their story.  This is a journey of faith, hope and love.

Spring 2016 Tour

On the Spring 2016 Tour, Daoud Nassar and his 16-year-old daughter, Shadin, Bill Plitt and Beth Moore (of the FOTONNA Steering Committee) had the honor of visiting a wide-ranging number of special places in and around Austin, Texas. Diane Umstead and a band of friends put together this tour, including:

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University of Texas – Austin – Palestine Solidarity Committee

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Westminster Presbyterian – Austin – Hosted by the Interfaith Community on Palestinian Rights (ICPR) and American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee

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St. Stephen‘s Episcopal Church – Austin – two Chapel Services and two Theology

Spring tour4 2016St. Austin’s Catholic Church – Austin

Spring tour5 2016Gethsemane Lutheran Church – Austin

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St. Edwards University – Austin

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Gethsemane Lutheran Church – Austin

Shadin’s performance left people spellbound, and she had a standing ovation at the end.

Also included were events at:

Informal get-together with American-Arab community members – Cedar Park

Huston-Tillotson University – Austin

River City Vineyard Community Church – Potluck followed by presentation and questions – New Braunfels

We are so pleased to add Texas to the states that have welcomed the Nassar Family Story.