All JRC 8th-12th Graders are invited to join in on an informal and engaging study session with Rabbi Rachel Weiss (plus pizza!), one of our rabbinic candidates:
Is It All the Same Story?
Exodus, the tale we tell on Passover, is the central "narrative" of the Jewish people. But isn't it all the same story, over and over again? How Exodus, Star Wars, Harry Potter, the Wizard of Oz and Superman connected to our tale of liberation, and why telling this Jewish story is so central to who we are as a people. Please RSVP to Abby Harris-Ridker at [email protected].
Other Opportunities to Meet Rabbi Weiss
Friday, January 29: Preschool Shabbat. Rabbi Weiss will help Cantor Friedland sing songs and tell a story to our preschoolers in the morning.
Friday, January 29: Erev Shabbat. Rabbi Weiss will lead our Erev Shabbat service with Cantor Friedland. There is no charge to attend - all are welcome.
Saturday, January 30: Torah Study. Rabbi Weiss will lead our weekly Torah Study. There is no charge to attend - for adult JRC members.
Saturday, January 30: Community Shabbat. Rabbi Weiss will lead our Community Shabbat morning service with Cantor Friedland, followed by a dairy/veg potluck kiddush lunch. There is no charge to attend (but please bring a dish for the potluck if you plan to stay for lunch) - all are welcome.
Sunday, January 31: Adult Study Session. Mapping the Wilderness: A Look at Torah, Tefillah and Life Cycles. For adult JRC members.