Trees, Justice, and Faithful Learning

Our traditions refer to trees as rooted-and-reaching symbols, as wise teachers, or as important and respected resources. We have so much to learn from them.  In this post you will find several tree resources.  We’d like to do an additional post around our secular arbor day, so please share your favorite tree poems or stories … Continue reading Trees, Justice, and Faithful Learning

“From tears to hope…” with your support

‘From tears to hope.’ That’s how our Board chair, Rabbi Daniel Swartz, described the journey he and his wife, Rabbi Marjorie Berman, traversed over the past year. After seeing the film Racing Extinction*, together they decided to reduce their consumption of meat to lower their own carbon footprint — and raise their ecological consciousness.  Grieving … Continue reading “From tears to hope…” with your support