Category: 2016

  • 2016 MOTL – Growth 

    Posted by Mayerson JCC on May 15, 2016 | Share

    This trip has hands down been the most important thing I have done in my life. I have never been away from home for more than a week at a time nor have I been out of the country. I only knew one person before this trip. So, to sum everything up, I was pretty terrified to leave. Stepping…

  • My life-altering journey 

    Posted by Mayerson JCC on May 14, 2016 | Share

    Hello everybody. I would like to thank you all for reading this blog post. I am writing this from Ben Gurion Airport after a life-altering journey that is the March of the Living. It is somewhat difficult to reflect on an experience that I am still processing, but I will do my best. Let me start by saying that…

  • A great way to end the trip 

    Posted by Mayerson JCC on May 14, 2016 | Share

    Breathe in, breathe out. It is the last day of the trip and emotions are flying. Our journey has been fulfilled and we are all happy with the people who we have become. It was fitting that our last day was our most relaxed, late breakfast followed by a morning service led by Marissa and Jenna. Following services we…

  • Our responsibility 

    Posted by Mayerson JCC on May 14, 2016 | Share

    Today was the last day of our incredible journey from dark to light. I am confident in speaking for everyone when I say that today was a wonderful end to our trip. We woke up and had breakfast and services while overlooking Jerusalem behind our hotel. Afterwards, we did yoga and guided meditation which gave us time to reflect…

  • Our final day – Mt. Herzl and Jaffa 

    Posted by Mayerson JCC on May 14, 2016 | Share