By Heather Subba
As the soft and subtle breezes of March bellowed into April, lingering thoughts mixing present and past, happiness and sadness, predictability and chaos moved me to host my first Passover seder in over four years. I felt a necessity and a longing for order, tradition and togetherness.
By Stacey Zisook Robinson
A Jew by birth, choosing to engage, connect, participate, act, worship and pray as a Jew makes me a Jew By Choice.
This beautiful booklet will explain the wonderful milestone marking adulthood, the bar mitzvah (for a boy) or bat mitzvah (for a girl), a life cycle event taking place at the age of 13.
A short video introducing the ideas and messages of Shavuot, a Jewish holiday.
By Leah R. Singer
When a child asks about God and prayers, how do you answer?
By Rabbi Nardy Grun
How one American family celebrated their daughter's bat mitzvah in Israel, found meaning and connected to history.
Video explaining and demonstrating the shofar, a natural instrument blown on Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year.
By Benjamin A. Maron
Suggestions for a Rosh Hashanah festive seder meal full of meaning, symbolism, word play and tasty treats.
By Rebecca Cynamon-Murphy
How one family created a ceremony to welcome their baby daughter into the Jewish community.
By Joanna Brichetto
Protecting the critters that live in your backyard can be rewarding for your family - and taught through a Jewish lens.