Who are these These creeping, These humble, hearty These straight, strong These willowy reeds These Jerusalem The people of the land, of vines and fig trees, and pomegranates; a land of oil olive, Deut 8:7-8 The people who
Of fragrant spice?
Cedars of Lebanon,
Pillars for the temple?
Able to sway
But remain rooted?
Trust in "the rock"
Who are these
These humble, hearty
These straight, strong
These willowy reeds
The people of the land,
and fig trees,
a land of oil olive,
The people who
One of the main goals of the trip was to develop a relationship with our Israeli educational counterparts. We did. We spent four days with many wonderful people, all of whom value education, freedom, and life.
Ellen, who made aliyah from the East Coast of the United States, joined us the first night in Jerusalem and set the tone for our journey.
Miri joined us in Sha'ar HaNegev and accompanied us on the remainder of our tour.
We started a special relationship with Miri, artist and global dreamer. After talking and sharing experiences we decided to create a collaborative project. Over the next several months this page will reflect our combined imagery. Stay tuned.
Negev and a Bedouin Camp |
Golan Heights | Jerusalem | Kiryat Shmona | Misgav-Am | Yad Vashem | Zippori
Photos | Program Goals | WriteDesign Gallery |
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