• NFTY: Inclusion Through Prayer

    The following is an open letter to NFTY's general board, as well as those interested in learning more about inclusion through services. Shalom NFTY.

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  • Not Four Years but Forever

    School’s out for summer… or at least Hebrew school is. My son Lathan, while waiting to graduate secular high school at the end of June, officially completed 13 years (including kindergarten) of Hebrew school, which he lovingly refers to as “Jew school.” In those 13 years, Lathan has seen countless changes in our synagogue’s staffing and structure, including the merger of our congregation with another.

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  • Leading Beyond our Terms

    One of my favorite characters in Jewish history is Yitzhak Rabin. In our entire history, we have never gotten closer to peace between Israel and Palestine as we were during his time as Prime Minister.

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  • NFTY-SW President Reflects on the High Holy Days

    The time of year has come and gone. That time of the year when our parents drag us to temple for the high holidays.

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