Connecting Interfaith Families to Jewish Life in Greater Cleveland by providing programs and opportunities for interfaith families to experience Judaism in a variety of venues, meet other interfaith families, and to connect to other Jewish organizations that may serve their needs.
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.
Lev Shomea is a unique training program for lay and professional Jewish spiritual leaders who seek vocational growth and personal transformation. As members of an evolving spiritual community, participants will engage in text study, prayer and various forms of spiritual practice and experiential learning. Lev Shomea is a two-year program that involves diverse educational modalities. The Lev Shomea curriculum also incorporates contemplative movement, dance, chant, poetry and visual arts. Participants are pioneering new ways to integrate arts and body awareness into the practice of Spiritual Direction.