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Hope

Here is another High Holiday Sermon. Hope I did not know what I was going to write until I read an article by Rabbi Marc Gellman who is part of a team with Monsignor Tom Hartman called, The God Squad. … Continue reading

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Happiness and Meaning

One of my sermons from the High Holidays. I thank all the contributors. Happiness and Meaning One of my favorite videos and songs the past couple years is the song, “Happy,” by Pharrell Williams. It seemed like the whole nations … Continue reading

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Ups and Downs

Well, everybody here in South Florida says that summer is over.  After living here for 20 years, I still can’t say that until after Labor Day even though I start my first day of school tomorrow and Hebrew Starts Sunday. … Continue reading

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Visitations

Yesterday, upon walking into Harbor Chase Memory Care in Tamarac, I was asked by the Director to visit a resident who is nearing the end of his life and sing a of song to him. This resident has only been … Continue reading

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Seniors Are People Too!

I was asked to celebrate the Seventh Day of Chanukah at a senior community several weeks ago. The Activities Director called me to find out what time I would get there to set up.  I also relayed to her what … Continue reading

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Exhausting and Exhilarating

The High Holidays were exhausting and exhilarating. Exhausting because I conducted services for three different  senior communities, exhilarating because I conducted services for three different senior communities.  Each community different culturally.  I sang Kol Nidre seven times! One, is the … Continue reading

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Coming and Going

It has been such a long time since I blogged!  So much has been going on, I don’t even know where to begin! I guess I will start from where I lost my incentive to write due to loosing one … Continue reading

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A Proud Bubie

When I was going through my journey of becoming a Jewish Educator and Cantor, my dream was that I wanted my children and grandchildren to see me on the bima. Well, not only have my children seen me on the … Continue reading

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Renewal and Rejuvination

Of course preparation for Passover is a crazy time of year as is many holidays. Yet, there is something very special about it. Yes, there is a week without bread and other foods we refrain from eating, and for many, … Continue reading

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The Journey Continues!

What an amazing few days! Model Seders, Bar Mitzvah ceremonies, services at the senior centers, and more to come! Last week at Harbor Chase, I had a wild crowd! When I told the residents it was time to clap, tap … Continue reading

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