A Little Family Promise – Billie Marsala

Within in a year of arriving in Birmingham and at Temple Emanu-El, Rabbi Miller put his arm around me after service one morning and told another member, “She’d be perfect for the job!” That was how I began the journey of becoming the coordinator for Family Promise of Birmingham at Temple Emanu-El two years ago….

Ethics and Morals 101 – Jackie Feldman

Shabbat shalom.  My name is Jackie Feldman.  I had a lot of possible topics I wanted to speak on tonight…mental health, education, politics, my family, and, then I discovered this week’s Torah portion was Ki Teiitzei, from Deuteronomy, which lists and explains over 70 of the 613 Commandments shared at Sinai.  You know, the one…