Our updated booklet, Weddings For The Interfaith Couple, walks you through all of the traditions for the big day, starting with two to think about in advance (choosing a wedding contract known as a ketubah and topics to consider when meeting with your wedding officiant).
Rabbi Mychal will be leading us in a discussion of interfaith relationships throughout Jewish history and the present challenges and opportunities they pose. This discussion will provide a foundation for the second part of the series in which we will explore the many realities of interfaith relationships, including challenges we have faced and our varied approaches to our own interfaith experiences.
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.
West Cobb’s Congregation Ner Tamid, a young and growing dynamic West Cobb Reform Jewish congregation, along with The Marcus JCC of Atlanta is sponsoring a special Shabbat program for children age two to seven and their parents and grandparents.
To be held on Saturday, August 13, 2011 from 12:30pm to 2pm at the West Cobb Library, 1750 Dennis Kemp Lane NW, Kennesaw, GA 30152, the program will feature a Shabbat Story from The PJ Library, snacks and craft time. No fee, but please RSVP to Lindsay Chapkin at Lindsay.Chapkin@atlantajcc.org or call 678-812-4175 for more information!