Month: October 2012

Synagogues, Clergy And Politics: Democracy In Action

I marvel at democracy in action. When our son Zack was in high school, his political views were always a bit more conservative than mine.  Hard to imagine, right? I loved our discussions about the candidates and about the issues,

Nametags and Welcoming

I have never been a big fan of nametags. I am not talking about nametags at big conventions. I realize there are many things to take into account at such gatherings like meals, security and the like. It is the

Bend The Arc: A Jewish Partnership for Justice

Next Wednesday, I will be joining the staff of Bend The Arc: A Jewish Partnership for Justice as the Director of Development.  It is an exciting opportunity. Formerly known as the Jewish Funds for Justice, last year the organization merged