Visions of Freedom and Justice
Rabbi Shira and Reverend Doctor D.K. Kearney of Turner Memorial AME Church engage in conversations that commemorate the spirit and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel, explore our communities’ shared histories of pursuing justice, and offer inspiration to help you work for a more equitable world.
In a moment of great anticipation coupled with uncertainty and anxiety about the future of our country, join Rabbi Shira Stutman and Aaron Shneyer on the morning before inauguration day for 30 minutes of song, reflection, and prayers for healing.
The morning after a historic inauguration, join Rabbi Aaron to officially mark this transition into what will hopefully be a brighter and more just era ahead. Together we’ll sing, journal, and pray for the future of our country.
Exploring deeply existential themes of mindfulness, spirituality, and what it means to live a purpose-filled life, the new Disney/Pixar movie Soul incorporates ideas from many different faith traditions, asking some of the same big questions that have challenged Jewish seekers for centuries. Rabbi Aaron leads a text-based discussion of a few Jewish concepts that were particularly resonant in the film.
- Jan 21, 2021 • 7:00 pm
Free for those who really want to learn Torah, but their budget is a little tight right now.
Blending contemporary and traditional elements, this virtual service is designed to foster community in a thoughtful, accessible, and radically welcoming setting. Led this month by Rabbi Rachel Schmelkin, rabbinic fellow at One America Movement, and musician Aaron Shneyer.
This come one, come all Shabbat offering has something for everyone, whether you’re looking to dive deep into the week’s teachings, get more acquainted with Saturday morning services, or introduce kids to Shabbat rituals.
Shabbat overnight stews have existed for centuries throughout the Jewish diaspora, providing a solution for the ancient Jewish desire to feast on a hot meal on Shabbat. With Chef Vered Guttman, learn how to make stews from across the Jewish diaspora including a Tunisian wheat and meat cholent, Iraqi t’beet (chicken stuffed with rice), and more.
Start the work day with meaning as we come together to connect and reflect. Rabbi Shira and Aaron Shneyer lead a few of the traditional morning prayers and share kavvanot (intentions).