Strengthening Congregations

6 Congregational Innovations to Inspire You in the New Jewish Year

By
Amy Asin
Rabbi Esther L. Lederman

Engagement is truly about putting people – not institutions – at the center of what we do by actively listening to them and meeting them where they are. Here, we share six innovative congregational initiatives – two in each of these three areas – to inspire you in the new Jewish year.

How to Manage Change in Your Congregation

By
Julie Lambert, RJE, and Rabbi Janet Offel

As congregational leaders, any change we introduce requires us to understand the experience of the individuals in our community and help them navigate through the change.