Temple Circles – A Small Group Initiative – June 21, 2019 Sermon

Let’s face it, making friends is hard. If you are new to a community, you struggle to find “your people.” Even if you have lived in a place your entire life, and already established “your people”, you may struggle to do more than initially say, “hi” to someone new. I find that even I, who…

The Missing Letter and Tikkun Olam – Susan Shuman

  The letters of the Hebrew Aleph-Bet are endowed with distinctive meaning in Judaism and especially in Kabbalah. The creative function of letters is predominantly apparent in Sefer Yetzirah, a mystical text that tells a story of the creation based on the letters of the Hebrew Aleph-Bet, and which deviates significantly from the Book of…