Where Have I been

Dear Friends and Readers I have been a bit AWOL as 2015 begins.  That’s because I have been busier than ever! Kol Ami is growing and program-wise thriving!  Our building is getting refreshed and I am so exicited.  Here is the an article that appeared in WEHOVILLE  about the amazing refurbishing and renewal at Kol…Read more »

The Hidden and Revealed

This week we Jews prepare for the holiday of Purim.  Perhaps you think Purim is only for the kids.  If so you miss some of the most important lessons for our day and time.   Purim is a holiday of merriment but it masks some very important discussions and questions!  The whole notion of dressing in…Read more »

Laugh Laugh Laugh

Purim is just a couple of days away.  The story of good Queen Esther, who doesn’t really know she is Jewish marries King Ashuereus who is a bit of an oaf.  The Evil Haman, descendent of the arch enemies of the Israelites, manipulates the King into decreeing the death of all the Jews of the…Read more »