Itamar News Updates Dec 27th 2013

 

Itamar welcomed the visit of Mitch Aeder and his two lovely daughters Elisheva and LeoraIMG_8561 from Queens NY that came to spend a Shabbat on Itamar. They toured the community and the fact that they were dressed for Shabbat didn’t stop them from planting trees.IMG_8562

 

We welcomed the visit of Ariel Tonkin from Berkley California and her friendIMG_8591 Sarah who came to spend Shabbat on Itamar.

 

Although the snow has almost melted we cannot forget the damages that it left behind! First of all, we want to thank all those who have responded to our appeal. May G-D bless you all! We still need a lot more assistance so anyone that can lend a helping hand please see this link.

 

On the other hand, we can’t forget the tremendous blessing of the huge amount of precious rain water and melted snow that after many dry months Israel’s streams were again running with water.IMG_1613 Unfortunately, most of the rain water flows to the sea and is not utilized. Here on Itamar the people value natural resources and feel connected to the earth, we have figured out means to conserve water by collecting it. We are trying to promote people save rain water by channeling it from roof tops into storage pools.

 

Watch Rabbi Goldsmith’s new Torah lesson for the week where he discusses the different revealed miracles verses hidden ones.

 

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