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Families donate gifts or money to charitable organizations instead of exchanging gifts on the sixth night of Chanukah.
A congregation created three comprehensive projects for the Friendship House, a homeless shelter for abused women, children at risk, migrant workers, and the Sunrise Community, an agency for developmentally disabled adults.
The history of Hanukkah squeezes us between two competing narratives: one of idealization
One of my dear friends and colleagues, Rabbi Phyllis Sommer, has for several years now challenged us to blog Exodus. She has come up with daily themes.
With your children, watch these Shalom Sesame videos to learn the story of Hanukkah. Then try the discussion ideas and activities recommended by Reform Jewish educators to further extend the lessons learned in the videos.
Together with your children, watch these Shalom Sesame videos, then try the activities recommended by Reform Jewish educators.
Raised awareness to the plight of the three Israeli soldiers captured in the 2006 Lebanon War.
Pairing congregants with foster children to provide gifts, arrange special events and help subsidize costs for foster parents in need.