An exploration of the many facets of being and becoming a rabbi in contemporary society with Rabbi Richard Hirsh. What were the pre-modern roles and responsibilities of a rabbi? How have they changed into the 21st century? What is particular to being a Reconstructionist Rabbi and leadership in Reconstructionist communities? How has the movement-wide Role of the Rabbi Commission approached these issues? An episode of Heart, Mind and Spirit.
An inspiring discussion with writer Roberta Israeloff, as she traces her faith journey that lead her from alienation with the Judaism of her youth to finding a Reconstructionist congregation to call her spiritual home. There, she fought for a policy explicitly welcoming gay and lesbian Jews. An episode of Heart, Mind and Spirit.
This form helps synagogue staff and volunteers collect information from prospective members and share it among themselves in an organized way. It includes concise answers to frequently asked questions.
An ad aimed at prospective members, inviting people to a picnic
Tips for effective congregational visibility and communication