I am told by my daughter that there is an emphasis on engaging young Jews to find their way to a meaningful Judaism.
The new Senior Rabbi, W. Gunther Plaut, was on the bima. A preschool student was sitting in the sanctuary about fifteen rows back between her parents. Congregants were self-reflecting during the [...]
By Jen Grossman. Today I’m feeling humbled and grateful. The two Seders I attended this weekend were beautiful, meaningful and the food was plentiful and delicious. As always, I left with [...]
By Peter L. Weinwurm. The phrase “One who has struggled with God and has overcome” offers such natural alternative embodying into our human identity. My own wrestling with God began [...]
By Charlotte Axelrod. I am fortunate to say I have been to Israel many times. With friends, with family, with a program; every trip offers me something new and challenging. This time around, I [...]
In the beginning, initially, we met at weekly Shabbat Family Services with our children in tow. As we prayed, shared kiddush lunch, and schmoozed together, so began the infamous conversations [...]