Rabbi Dan Dorsch's blog

Bucket List - October 18

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 2:52pm -- Rabbi Dan Dorsch

2016_rabbi_dorsch_headshot.pngA minor, unfulfilled bucket list item for my parents was to rent a convertible and drive up the Pacific Coast highway, in California. Unfortunately, my mother died before my brother took a position in California that would have afforded them the opportunity to visit.

Creating Community - October 11

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 4:44pm -- Rabbi Dan Dorsch

2016_rabbi_dorsch_headshot.pngOn Sunday morning, I will be on a flight to California for a professional gathering of rabbis who are part of a fellowship known as CLI, the Clergy Leadership Incubator. In addition to rabbinic training in the fields of adaptive leadership and synagogue innovation, part of the objective of the conference is to workshop and create an initiative for your community that is design

Inspired - October 4

Thu, 10/04/2018 - 10:28am -- Rabbi Dan Dorsch

2016_rabbi_dorsch_headshot.pngTypically, my Thursday eblast is an attempt to provide some pre-Shabbat inspiration to members of our synagogue family.  Instead, for this eblast, I want to talk about three ways our Etz Chaim family has inspired me going into Shabbat this week:


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