A 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.
Rabbi Dan Dorsch's blog
On 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
Typically, 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:
As I read in the news about the Bill Cosby verdict handed down this week, I couldn’t help but be a little sad. Could this same morally reprehensible human being be the same man who depicted the perfect dad on television?
It’s 7pm: Do You Know Where Your Children Are?
When I was growing up, around 7 o’clock, there used to be a short, fifteen second commercial that would appear on television every night. It would say: Time and Weather from Commerce Bank. It’s 7pm, do you know where your children are?
The Truth About Inconvenience
If you could boil down being Jewish into a single word, what would it be?
If you have not seen this yet, it's a must see! Scroll down to see the video. Shana Tova to all.
I’m writing this eblast while sitting in the Atlanta Airport around 9:30 p.m. on Wednesday. Sadly, we received the news that the father of one of my closest childhood friends passed away and I am on my way back for 22 hours for the funeral.
Rabbi Dorsch recalled this particular blog post, 100 Years Since Leo Frank, when compiling the benedition (below) for teh rededication on the Leo Frank memorial marker earlier this morning.
Our God and God of our Ancestors,
DAILY MINYAN TIMES
Monday - Friday:
7:00 a.m. and 6:30 p.m.
9:15 a.m. and 6:30 p.m.
Friday, 6:30 p.m.
Saturday, 9:30 a.m.
Saturdays, 10:30 a.m. on the following dates:
September 8, October 6, November 3, December 1, December 8.
Friday, 5 p.m. on the following date:
October 5, November 2, December 7.
Saturday, 10:45 a.m. on the following dates:
Setpember 22, October 20, November 17, December 15.