Parents, Children and Interfaith Relationships: Listening so they will talk. Talking so they will listen. 4 week class being taught at Gratz College in Elkins Park, PA by IFF/Philadelphia Director Rabbi Robyn Frisch. The class begins Oct. 28 & is being offered both Tuesday afternoons & Tuesday evenings.
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.
I am a writer, author, speaker, mom, and the Jewish half of an interfaith couple. My book From Generation to Generation: A Story of Intermarriage and Jewish Continuity tells the story of my interfaith family's experience building a Jewish home.
I write about parenting for InterfaithFamily.com and intermarriage for The Seesaw column in The Jewish Daily Forward. My articles have also appeared in Tablet Magazine, Kveller.com and Suite101.
I am the former chair of the outreach committee at the largest Reform congregation in the Southwest and sit on the synagogue’s board of trustees. I am active in the Greater Dallas Section of National Council of Jewish Women, Jewish National Fund, and I am a founding member of the Jewish Women’s Foundation of New Jersey.
I live in Dallas with my husband Cameron, son Sammy, and dog Brady.