Thank You for Your Generosity: January 2019

Thank You for Your Generosity Financial General Donation Cathy Steirn and Chris Kinavey Gwyneth Kirk High Holy Day Tzedakah Dolores Taller Melissa Rapp, in memory of Jeff Rosen Robert Cohen Immigrant Shower Project Lionel Schour Lisa Friedman Rabbi’s Discretionary Fund Susan Schulman and Fay Rohrbach, in honor of Lisa Korwin Volunteer Jack Stuber and Tree […]

Hiring a new half-time Assistant Rabbi for our community

We are excited to announce that a search committee is now being formed to recruit, interview and select a candidate to fill a new halftime Assistant Rabbi position, intended to start July 2020. As Kehilla has continued to grow, so have our needs for clergy. We have decided to hire a new rabbi to meet […]

700 Benches: Winter 2020 class info for Kol Kehilla

You are invited to come learn with 700 Benches, a SVARA-method beit midrash (house of study; more information about SVARA is at www.svara.org). In this 6-week beit midrash, you’ll learn ancient Jewish texts in their original language, explore Talmud study as a spiritual practice, and co-create a supportive, queer-normative community of study. All you need to […]

B’nei Mitzvah on the Horizon! December 2019

Dear Kehilla community, You are invited to join us as at the following Shabbat morning services as some incredible humans become B’nei Mitzvah! Some of us may feel a little hesitant about coming to a Shabbat service when a young person we do not know personally is becoming B’nei Mitzvah. Please be assured that having Kehilla community members present […]

Kehilla Book Group 2019-20 Book Selections

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Spies of No Country – Secret Lives at the Birth of Israel by Matti Friedman – November 11 On Division by Goldie Goldbloom – Dec. 9, 2019 – BOOK Club in a BOX (JCL) borrow Nov. 12, return Dec. 10 The Japanese Lover by Isabel Allende – January 13, 2020 Bethlehem Road Murder by Batya […]

B’nei Mitzvah on the Horizon! November 2019

Dear Kehilla community, You are invited to join us as at the following Shabbat morning services as some incredible humans become B’nei Mitzvah! Some of us may feel a little hesitant about coming to a Shabbat service when a young person we do not know personally is becoming B’nei Mitzvah. Please be assured that having Kehilla community members present […]

Thank You for Your Generosity: November 2019

Thank You for Your Generosity Financial Accompaniment Teams Julie Litwin, Shelley Sella and NoahLani Litwinsella Annual Fund Carol Rothman and Scott Ullman Donald White, Simchat Torah Donation Jay and Ruth Koch Julia Epstein and Betsy Sandel Julia Epstein and Betsy Sandel, in honor of Lisa Korwin’s birthday Marcie Rubel and Michael Rufo General Donation Barbara […]

Thank You for Your Generosity: September & October 2019

Thank You for Your Generosity Financial Thank you to an anonymous Kehilla donor who made a generous gift to improve accessibility at Kehilla. This gift allowed us in the last two months to clean our sanctuary rafters and install a new accessibility door entrance. Thank you to a generous, anonymous Kehilla donor who made a […]

Thank You for Your Generosity: August 2019

Thank You for Your Generosity Financial Contributors to: Many Stories, Shared Liberation, an Evening with Alicia Garza: Alex Madonik and Eve Sweetser Ali and Jessica Cannon Andrea Lappen and David Smith Ann Finkelstein Barbara Petterson and David Lee Carol Rothman and Scott Ullman Carole Lowenberg Carolyn Schour Catherine Lyons Cathy Steirn and Chris Kinavey Daniel […]

B’nei Mitzvah on the Horizon! August

Dear Kehilla community, You are invited to join us as at the following Shabbat morning services as some incredible humans become B’nei Mitzvah! Some of us may feel a little hesitant about coming to a Shabbat service when a young person we do not know personally is becoming B’nei Mitzvah. Please be assured that having Kehilla community members present […]