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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Ten Common Missteps Congregati...

Feb 3, 2016 by

Rabbis and lay leaders are rightfully anxious about the future viability of congregations due to a myriad of changes happening in...

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Transition: Two Years, Two Sid...

Jul 6, 2015 by

I write on July 1, 2015, mindful that many colleagues begin new positions today, two years to the day after I commenced my tenure at...

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Month One: Thoughts from a New...

Aug 15, 2013 by

I have frequently been telling others that now that I am a rabbi, my dreams have become a reality.  Yet, I’m not quite sure how real...

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