When my husband read an early draft of this essay, he asked, "Why doesn't her partner have to support our daughter? After all, they agreed to raise children as Jews." What does it mean to raise a Jewish child?
A great way for Jewish professionals and volunteers who work with and provide programming for people in interfaith relationships to locate resources and trainings to build more welcome into their Jewish communities; connect with and learn from each other; and publicize and enhance their programs and services.
Everyone is welcome to this free event – and your pets too! Bring your pet to a special blessing ceremony at Congregation Beth Am. All pets must be on appropriate leads or in cages. Bring your friends and family for this very special event. To help local animal shelters, please bring a donation of pet food or treats.