|Communities and Resources||
Rabbis Shawn Zevit and Mordechai Liebling discuss the uses and variety of values-based approaches to money and other resources in congregational planning, dues, budgets, building campaigns, fundraising and tzedakah. This program relates to the JRF leadership workshop and resource book on Jewish...
|Governance Structures||This document serves as a guide to different kinds of leadership structures that are important in congregational life and their well-being: the board, the executive committee, other committees, meetings.|
|Making Our Synagogues Vessels of Tikkun Olam||Rabbi Mordechai Liebling is the former Torah of Money director at the Shefa Fund (now Bend the Arc). This article is adapted from a talk at the Jewish Reconstructionist Federation Tikkun Olam Kallah March, 2003.|
|One Family: The Four Children and the Disparity of Wealth||
A guide for discussing income disparity at your Passover seder through the lens of the "four children" story.
|How Much Is Enough?||
In 2013-14, the Tikkun Olam Commission of the Reconstructionist movement is initiating actions and conversations about wealth and income inequality and the related question: How much is enough? This letter, written by Rabbi Mordechai Liebling, ’85, was originally sent to college students....
|Introduction to Reconstructionism||
Part two of a two-part conversation with Rabbi Mordechai Liebling about the development, philosophy, theology and practices that have emerged from Reconstructionist Judaism. An episode of Heart, Mind and Spirit.