High-Tech & High-Touch Vi...

Jul 20, 2016 by

A camp that blends Reform Jewish values with science and technology is practically a dream-come-true for me.  It only makes sense...

read more

Beta Testing Mishkan T’filah f...

Aug 7, 2015 by

I was completely geeking out!! There’s not much better for this rabbi than seeing young Jews who are passionate about their Judaism...

read more

It Is Up to Us: An Alternative...

May 12, 2015 by

There I was, standing next to the Palestinian man when I said “Thank God I’m not like you.”  But it felt wrong and degrading.  While...

read more

Passover Blog: Using Visual T’...

Feb 23, 2014 by

Mah Nishtana halaila hazeh?  What makes this seder different from all others?  For many families and synagogues this year, it will be...

read more

What Makes for Great Prayer?: ...

Feb 25, 2013 by

Last week, I was given a wonderfully challenging task as the CCAR rabbinic staff member at the NFTY Convention:  Take fifty...

read more