It Will Have to Wait until Aft...

Sep 14, 2017 by

“It will have to wait until after the High Holy Days.” My children are used to that refrain.  From late August until early October,...

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What I’ve Learned from 27 Year...

Feb 15, 2017 by

I remember my first CCAR convention vividly. It was 1991, the first year after my ordination. I was serving a congregation in...

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Five Minutes

Mar 14, 2016 by

“Rabbi, Do You Have Five Minutes?” I am asked this question all the time.  As I am walking out of the Oneg  Shabbat, as I am...

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What is – and isn’t – a Rabbi’...

Feb 13, 2013 by

I never imagined that I would be a rabbi of a small congregation.  And yet, for the past ten years I have been the rabbi of a...

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