Camp Ramah in Wisconsin is 150 acres of magical space, tucked away in the heart of Wisconsin’s Northwoods.
Within this space, campers and staff from throughout the Midwest and Israel unite each summer to form a very special Jewish community… read more
We’re coming to a city near you and we’d love to see you! Highland Park, IL November 23 at NSS Beth El with Dani Marx Omaha, NE December 1 with Director Jacob Cytryn St. Paul, MN December 2 with Director Jacob Cytryn at Beth Jacob Twin Cities, MN December 7-8 with Director Jacob Cytryn St. Continue Reading »
Reflections on Toldot by Linda Hoffenberg Do you have a favorite Jewish ritual? Is it lighting the Hanukkah candles? Decorating the sukkah? Baking hamantashen on Purim? One of my favorites is Havdalah. It’s a time to press the “pause” button and savor Shabbat for just a few more minutes. The short but sweet ceremony engages Continue Reading »
Reflections on Chayei Sarah Each time we revisit a parasha a year later, we inevitably read it through the lens of the current context of our lives. What is going on for us personally, spiritually, communally, and societally impacts our understanding of our sacred texts, changing for us the text’s meaning or message year after Continue Reading »
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