Congregational Life

Congregational Life

Join with education leaders from the ARJE, ECE-RJ, and URJ to reflect, network, and re-charge. We'll be meeting on Thursday, March 19, 1pm ET.

Thursday, March 19, 2020 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Join us for a webinar on Friday, March 20, 12:00pm ET to learn how to use the Zoom online meeting technology to continue the work of small group engagement for your congregants.

Friday, March 20, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Join us for an informational webinar on April 1, 8pm ET to learn more about the URJ's new online Congregational Treasurers' Course. Open to leaders who serve in the role of treasurer, vice president of finance, or secretary of finance - this five-session course will take place April 13-May 28. Participants will learn how to align resources with the congregation’s goals and how to propel their congregation towards greater financial sustainability.

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 8:00pm to 9:00pm

Join us for an informational webinar on January 23, 1pm ET to learn about the URJ's Project Excellence for Early Childhood Congregational Education (PEECCE). This initiative provides congregations with early childhood education centers with a customizable tool designed to facilitate a self-reflection process. Congregations are also paired with a URJ-trained coach that helps them discover how the congregation and ECEC function in relation to each other, identify and prioritize areas for growth, and create an action plan.

Thursday, January 23, 2020 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Join us for an informational webinar on January 22, 7pm ET to learn about the URJ's Project Excellence for Early Childhood Congregational Education (PEECCE). This initiative provides congregations with early childhood education centers with a customizable tool designed to facilitate a self-reflection process. Congregations are also paired with a URJ-trained coach that helps them discover how the congregation and ECEC function in relation to each other, identify and prioritize areas for growth, and create an action plan.

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Are you an educator or education lay leader who is planning to attend the URJ Biennial 2019?

Join us for a pre-Biennial prep call on December 3, 1pm ET to connect with other education leaders, develop your schedule, and consider how to connect everything you are going to learn at the URJ Biennial 2019 to your role in congregational education.

Tuesday, December 3, 2019 - 1:00pm to 1:30pm

Join us for a pop-up conversation on August 14, 1:00-2:00pm ET. This call will provide a networking opportunity for lay and professional leaders who wish to explore how congregations can better design opportunities for families of children grades K-2. Together, we'll discuss the issues at play and consider possible engagement models.

Wednesday, August 14, 2019 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Join us for the URJ’s Sacred Partners in Education webinar on June 5, 1:00-2:15pm ET. This webinar is intended for educators and education lay leaders looking for an introduction to the concept of sacred partnership. It can be particularly helpful for those transitioning into a new role or welcoming a new sacred partner. 

Wednesday, June 5, 2019 - 1:00pm to 2:15pm

Join us on May 16th, 8pm ET for a webinar especially for you as an outgoing president. You will have the opportunity to hear from and speak with other congregational presidents who are at the same juncture as you. 

Thursday, May 16, 2019 - 8:00pm to 9:00pm

Join us for a webinar on March 28, 1:00-2:00 PM ET to learn from the experiences of congregational leaders who have led their communities through crisis.

Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm