Showing posts from August 19, 2016

Shabbat Va'etchanan - What to Expect?

Shabbat Va'etchanan
What to Expect?
Friday night - A fun lively musical service for all ages led by Cantor Yakov Hadash with dinner!   During/Post-dinner - a Torah discussion led by Rabbi Baum at my table.   In this week's parashah, Va'etchanan, Moses gets some bad news (again):  He isn't going to the Promised Land with the Children of Israel.  But honestly, isn't this the experience that every generation of parents grapples with?  God willing, our children will live many fruitful years after we have left this earth, the question is, how will the ethics and lessons we teach them help them on their journeys?  What does it mean to be good?  How should we treat others?  
Shabbat morning Our weekly Shabbat service begins at 9:30 am Our new learners' service will begin at 10:00 am - 11:15 am at the Annex 11:15 am - Sermon:  Love is Love is Love - But What Is Love? 12:00 pm - Kiddish (or come JFK - Just for Kiddish and Shmooze) In our parashah this week, we read the famous lin…