Dayeinu

Earlier this week, I heard a joke that went something like this: “There are four seasons in Cleveland – almost winter, winter, still winter, and construction.” The joke is funny because given the weather of the last few weeks, even though spring has started...

How Will We Know?

I was at Target the other night and I noticed that at the bottom of my receipt there was a link to an online survey. Now, this particular visit to Target was not memorable in any way. There was not an exceptionally positive experience or a retail horror story to...

You Are Not Alone

I have to admit. I am pretty excited about the start of the “new” Cosmos TV series hosted by Neil Degrasse Tyson. I really don’t remember the original series hosted by Carl Sagan all that well (although I’m sure that plenty of episodes were played by substitute...

Why Community?

At synagogue recently, someone not yet connected with the school asked me about the community here at Schechter. He wanted to know whether that “special feeling” exists, how we help foster it, and why we do it at all. As you can imagine, we had a great conversation....

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