Godly Decisions

11/17/2017 11:36:22 AM

Nov17

November 17th, 2017 28Cheshvan, 5778 On Tuesday night, many of us heardan interesting lecture as a part of the Lehrhaus series with Dr. Mark Kaplowitz. Dr. Kaplowitz, a philosopher at the University of Memphis, offered his own understanding of God November 17th, 201728 Cheshvan, 5778On Tuesday night, many of us heard an interesting lecture as a part of the Lehrhaus series with Dr. MaRead more...

Making Time Precious

11/10/2017 02:28:54 PM

Nov10

November 10th, 2017 21 Cheshvan, 5778 This weeks parashah opens by telling us about the death of our matriarch Sarah. The Torah writes that Sarahs lifetime came to one hundred years and twenty years and seven years. Youd be in good company if yo November 10th, 201721 Cheshvan, 5778This week’s parashah opens by telling us about the death of our matriarch Sarah. The Torah writes that SRead more...

Hasten to Welcome

11/03/2017 11:04:45 AM

Nov3

November 3rd, 2017 14 Cheshvan, 5778 The scene is set The day is hot, and Avraham is sitting at the opening of his tent. He looks up and sees three men approaching him, and he runs to greet them, despite not knowing who they are. Our tradition has November 3rd, 201714 Cheshvan, 5778The scene is set: The day is hot, and Avraham is sitting at the opening of his tent. He looks up and seesRead more...

Torah for Everyone

10/27/2017 02:01:42 PM

Oct27

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Beauty in Normal

10/20/2017 10:03:01 AM

Oct20

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Shemini Atzeret/Simchat Torah Festivities!

10/11/2017 11:34:48 AM

Oct11

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Wearing White at the Gates

09/28/2017 05:55:13 PM

Sep28

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Standing and Going - the Shabbat before Rosh Hashanah

09/15/2017 11:11:09 AM

Sep15

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Melodies Searching for the Words

09/08/2017 12:49:22 PM

Sep8

September 8th, 2017 17th Elul, 5777 A teacher of mine, Rabbi Marcelo Bronstein, would articulate that while a niggun is often referred to as a wordless melody, it is really a melody searching for the words in us. This teaching operates on the premisRead more...

the Love after the Flood

09/01/2017 12:17:01 PM

Sep1

September 1st, 2017 10th Elul, 5777 This past week weve all watched in disbelief as Hurricane Harvey wreaked havoc on Southeast Texas. My parents, brother, and grandmother all live in Houston, and thank God, they are doing okay and have it better tRead more...
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