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Joys and Challenges of Raising Jewish Children in Interfaith Families
Sponsor Building Jewish Bridges
Type of Event Education
Workshop
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Description For Interfaith, intercultural families and those who love them Children offer us the remarkable opportunity to become our better selves. They challenge our assumptions, our patience, and our certainty. They also fill us with pride, worry, joy and a reason to make sacrifices. In a generation that has tried to balance freedom with discipline, children’s needs with parental desires, what are the unique strengths and weaknesses of interfaith families? From dental care to AP classes, parents exert their wishes on their children. How is religion different or the same as these parental choices? Join us for a discussion of how to find your family’s comfort point. We’ll talk about the challenge of parenting and the long term implications of the daily choices you make for your children.
Date/Dates May 06 2012
Times 9:15 AM - 11:15 am
Cost free
Street Address Peninsula Temple Beth El
1700 Alameda de las Pulgas Google Map
Location San Mateo, CA 94403 United States
Contact Information
Contact Name Dawn Kepler
Email(s) dawn@buildingjewishbridges.org
Website(s)
http://buildingjewishbridges.org/?p=1648                                        
Phone Number (510) 845-6420 x11
Additional Information
Audience Women, Parents of Children in Interfaith Relationships, Parents, Men, Grandparents, Gay/Lesbian, Families, Couples, Adult Children of Interfaith Relationships
People who are interested in Marriage and Relationships, Parenting, Growing Up in an Interfaith Family, Grandparenting, Synagogues and the Jewish Community
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