It’s been a week of intense hopefulness and feelings of despair, exhaustion and hopelessness. I have no realistic concept on which side reality sits, but I do… Read more “Hopeful and Hopeless”
We are deeply in to the nine days of mourning approaching Tisha B’Av. Traditionally, this was when Jews mourn the destruction of both the First and Second… Read more “Desperation in the Days of Mourning”
Hello there, and thank you for joining us in this journey…. no matter how near or far you are in body…. we are deeply grateful for you.… Read more “Hopes and Dreams”
Devorah, the judge… the light bearer:
Rav Jill chose the radical midwives, Shifra and Puah to represent love within compassion. Shifra and Puah are two of my favorite heroines, and I can’t get… Read more “Day 15: Chesed Within Tifferet”
Rabbi Gershom asks us to consider whether having a Nuclear Free Home is merely a symbolic act, or a revolutionary act of being and doing what… Read more “Day 14: Malkhut within Gevurah”
I was touched by both Rav Jill’s and Rabbi Gershom’s stories for this day. Rabbi Gershom shares a story about Yankel carrying water and how it… Read more “Day 13: Yesod within Gevurah”
Yom Hashoah falls on Hod within Gevurah…. resilience…. and spring shoots forth of the soil.
Netzach within Gevurah….. reminds us of Dinah….
Rabbi Gershom discusses how we can tend to pruning our spiritual branches… what can we cut out or off of ourselves that no longer serves us? Alison… Read more “Day 10: Tifferet within Gevurah”