Thanks to everyone for all of your good wishes while we were in Israel. We are all back in Boston – I won’t say ‘home’ because, well, the meaning of the word has changed a bit for me, if you know what I mean. Donna and I bid our Follow Me to Israel group, including […]
At Haifa, the CJP people there matched the Boston ‘Follow Me To Israel’ delegation with host families for dinner. Donna, Alice and I were the only Reform couple so we were matched with another Reform couple in Haifa: Eitan and Zohar Kiesler. To our great good fortune Eitan is a chef, so we were treated to […]
Michael Weintraub and Diane Rosen talk about their upcoming trip to Israel with Cantor Randall Schloss.
Dear Temple Ohabei Shalom Friends: Words cannot express my gratitude for the blessings I have received from you as your President over the last three years. There could not have been a more meaningful way to complete my tenure than to hear the beautiful words of Rabbi Sonia as she presented me with a Tallit […]
In case I needed further inspiration for the Marathon, I just received the email below from a volunteer from Gift of Life. It brings back fond memories of being at TOS as a marathon spectator and host of the Bone Marrow Recruitment Drive a few years ago. Please note that while I was singled out […]
Welcome to our new website! And my blog! And… There are a lot of exciting changes reflected in our new TOS website. First, my blog. I am excited to be able to share thoughts, ideas, music… anything and everything in a timely way. And I am happy to receive feedback: your thoughts, ideas, music… anything […]
Dear Friends, This week’s parsha is Shemot or Names from the book of Exodus (1:1 – 6:1). You might not believe this, but this is my first time writing a blog and, therefore, my very first blog entry. I am excited to participate in this new mode of communication and way of speaking to the […]