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My sister, Chaya, is kind, generous, fun and very into aesthetics. A favorite memory of ours was when my parents were commissioning the writing of a Torah scroll. My mom excitedly said to us, let’s talk about the Hachnasat Sefer Torah – the ceremony of the community welcoming the new Torah scroll and escorting it […]
At a family funeral, Adam Schwartz saw his wife’s grandmother distressed that no one wanted one of the prized kiddush cups that had belonged to the relative who passed away. This led him to start Heritage Judaica – a Facebook group that helps get excess Judaic items to new homes. Heritage Judaica has been so successful […]
Are you feeling burnt out by the never-ending cycle of news? Are you trying to figure out the best way to discuss political issues in a meaningful way that embraces diverse views and opinions? Jewish Family and Children’s Service of Minneapolis’ (JFCS) and Beth El Synagogue will present “Better Angels Skills Workshop: How to Talk […]
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Get to know Jewish professionals and JLink members in this month’s Feature Friday roundup! Tom Bomberg! Happy Friday everyone! I am Tom Bomberg, a chiropractor in the northwest suburbs. I became a chiropractor after meeting Israeli paratroopers…in a lot of pain. I knew there had to be a successful way to quell or eliminate […]
Every year, I try to learn something new about the Jewish holidays, something outside of my Hebrew school classroom – this year I learned that there are 16 different ways to spell Hanukkah. Sixteen different ways to spell a holiday that lasts eight wonderful nights, but gets significantly less excitement and celebration than Christmas, which […]
Job Title: Director of Young Adult and Family Life Organization Name: Adath Jeshurun Congregation Job Type: Full-time Deadline: Open Until Filled Job Summary/Description: Adath Jeshurun Congregation, a thriving Conservative congregation of 1,250 households, seeks a Director of Young Adult and Family Life. This go-getter will build on the success of and vision for Makom (young […]
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