Embedding Ourselves in Baltimo...

Jan 30, 2020 by

When the planning committee for the upcoming 2020 CCAR Convention met last spring, we asked ourselves, “How could we be in Baltimore...

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Truth, Justice and Reconciliat...

Sep 3, 2019 by

The last day of any mission, trip or conference leads one to think about travel and arriving safely at home.  I mean, what could...

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We Carry Them With Us

Aug 23, 2019 by

CCAR members and clergy from other faiths were in El Paso, Texas July 28-29th for two days in support of Moral Mondays at the...

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Sunday Morning: The Shelter

Aug 12, 2019 by

CCAR members and clergy from other faiths were in El Paso, Texas July 28-29th for two days in support of Moral Mondays at the...

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Is Seeing Believing or Believi...

Aug 2, 2019 by

Recently, I read a report from the Rand Corporation entitled, “Truth Decay: An Initial Exploration of the Diminishing role of Facts...

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Don’t Let the Light Go Out

Dec 18, 2018 by

Rony, a former bus driver, escaped from his native Honduras when his life was threatened. The “mafia” had already killed his father...

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Tornillo: “Shut It Down!...

Dec 13, 2018 by

I was privileged to join a bold and visionary group of midwestern Reform rabbis — led by Rabbis Bruce Elder, Miriam Terlinchamp,...

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Searching for Possibility and ...

Aug 21, 2018 by

A smile can make a huge difference. That is what two of my congregants and I discovered when we came to McAllen, Texas to volunteer...

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