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  • Yad Vashem, Independence Hall, Netanya

    Posted by Mayerson JCC on April 30, 2017 | Share

    Reflections from CMOTL Delegate Josh Glynn:  As our trip to Poland and Israel is coming to an end, it is important that we look back and understand how these two completely different places go hand and hand. Today we went to Yad Vashem. This is the holocaust museum and memorial in Jerusalem. This experience really brought our trip full…

  • Shabbat in Jerusalem

    Posted by Mayerson JCC on April 29, 2017 | Share

    Reflections from Cincinnati CMOTL Delegate Sam Scherer… Belated Shabbat Shalom, blog readers! Today we woke up late “for Shabbat,” and it was lovely. Next went to the park and did morning services, but in a way that I’d never though of before – with yoga. Avi and Steph led the yoga exercises, which were a great and relaxing compliment…

  • Sunrise Masada, Mt. Herzl & the Shuk (Day 10)

    Posted by Mayerson JCC on April 28, 2017 | Share

    Reflections from CMOTL Delegate Zoe Price: Last night we stayed in the Bedouin tent which was crazy. I personally hate bugs and they were EVERYWHERE! After a very short night sleep we woke up around 4 am to prepare to climb Masada. It was so amazing and beautiful, but such a tough hike for someone who doesn’t exercise on…

  • Reflection from Jessie Gallop: Waking up in Israel this morning was such an amazing, comforting feeling. The air is warm, the landscape is breathtaking, and the overall mood is light. I have been to Israel once before, but this time it is different. Being in Poland prior to this has made me way more appreciative of this unique and…

  • Israel… at last!!!!! (Day 8)

    Posted by Mayerson JCC on April 26, 2017 | Share

    From Poland to Israel… dark to bright, cold to warm, heavy to light, sad to elated, (what felt like) holding our breath to exhaling… we have arrived in Israel! The contrast from there to here is astounding, and not lost on us. We truly couldn’t be any more grateful to shed the extra layers needed there (physically and emotionally),…