Pesach 2020, Sukkot 2020

Dates for Pesach and Sukkot 2020

16 Three times in a year all your males shall appear before the Lord your God in the place which He chooses, at the Feast of Unleavened Bread and at the Feast of Weeks and at the Feast of Booths, and they shall not appear before the Lord empty-handed. 17 Every man shall give as he is… Continue reading Dates for Pesach and Sukkot 2020

Sukkot 2019, Uncategorized

Update and BIG gallery!

Sukkot is upon us! Tonight, at sunset, begins the week-long Feast of Tabernacles. The work of picking up trash and the challenge of the Yom haKippurim fast is behind us, so now we begin touring and enjoying the Land in the presence of the Lord. This morning I rose early to enjoy another stunning sunrise.… Continue reading Update and BIG gallery!

Sukkot 2018 Trip

Simchat Torah in Giv’at Ye’arim

Last night was an amazing finale to a wonderful 16 days in Israel. The warmth and openness of our host community was on full display as we were invited to participate in their Simchat Torah celebration.Almost everyone in our group danced at one point or another, though I did help a couple find their legs....… Continue reading Simchat Torah in Giv’at Ye’arim

Pesach 2019, Sukkot 2019

UPDATED: Dates for Sukkot 2019!

The Ani Yosef Sukkot 2018 and Pesach 2019 trips has been a resounding success. We have witnessed Abba's blessing at every turn and more than 25% of participants are planning to be back at least once next year... While I have not had time or bandwidth to blog and share pictures and video, I will… Continue reading UPDATED: Dates for Sukkot 2019!

Sukkot 2018 Trip

A ‘hurry-cane’ and we’re off!!

While most of the world has only recently started paying attention to hurricane Florence, we in South Carolina began watching last week. The season has been unusually quiet, but this storm, making a beeline across the Atlantic, seemed trouble from the start. As this week began it started to look like a race between us… Continue reading A ‘hurry-cane’ and we’re off!!