By Sue Repko
A personal narrative from a non-Jewish mom discussing her child’s bar mitzvah: how they created an informational booklet, how she felt about the ceremony, and her father’s enthusiastic response to the event.
Suggestions for how to celebrate Hanukkah (Chanukah) and Christmas in interfaith families, including volunteering, doing both and celebrating one at home and one at relatives'.
By Judith Bolton-Fasman
Book review of Let’s Talk about it: A Book of Support and Guidence for Families Experiencing Intermarriage and for Synagogue Leadership, describing the Conservative movement’s stance and thoughts on intermarriage and interfaith families&
By Paulette Mann
Personal narrative by a grandmother describing the sweet and sensitive responses of all of her grandchildren, those raised Jewish and those raised Christian, to the death of their grandfather and her mourning.
Article announcing the winners of Interfaithfamily.com’s "We’re Interfaith Families ... Connecting with Jewish Life." essay contest.
By Cheryl Opper
Personal narrative by a Christian woman describing her parents’ reactions to her news that they would have Jewish grandchildren: her father was enthusiastic, and her mother warmed to the idea with time.
By Suzanne Koven
Personal narrative about how a Jewish woman’s Catholic mother-in-law gently prodded her to become more Jewishly observant.
By Leona Junguzza
Personal narrative from a recent convert to Judaism whose non-Jewish children are adjusting to her celebration of Hanukkah and the High Holidays and her rejection of Jesus as the Messiah.
By Lois Shenker
Professional advice explaining the main components of the Passover seder, and a reminder to non-Jews at the table that asking questions is what the seder is all about!
By Rena Mello
Personal narrative from an interfaith couple who decided on a naming ceremony, instead of a bris, for their son.