How can I love my neighbor?

Sermon at Unitarian Universalist Church in Redwood City

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Beshallach – Jumping In and Journeying Toward Freedom

(based on Conservative Yeshiva drash by Rabbi Mordechai Silverstein)

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Holy Listening

“It’s our job to let the voice of God come through us. We only speak when we feel deeply moved to do so.” — Yesh Ballon

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CBJ Goes to Cuba

Our intrepid travelers have arrived in Havana!

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Why? Kol Nidrei 5777

CBJ can be a home for you. But you do need to reach for it.

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An “Us” Without a “Them”

If CBJ is not already your safe place, make it so. We are here for you. We are your community. We are your “Us”.

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Remaking Jewish Community – Creating Option 3

…there has never been a better time to be a liberal Jew

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Max and Karl

The Unexpected Story of the Enduring Friendship between a WWII American Jewish Sniper and a German Military Pilot

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Va’era – Seeing and Creating Miracles

Looking in the files I have for this Torah portion, I found a piece written by my predecessor, Rabbi David Teitelbaum. Rabbi Teitelbaum notes that […]

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One Minute Torah

One Minute Torah entries are written by Rabbi Ilana Goldhaber-Gordon

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Yom Kippur Yizkor – Honest Emotions

On this Yizkor, on every Yizkor, and whenever you need to throughout the year, honor the emotions that are real by giving voice to them and allowing appropriate deeds and actions to emerge.

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Yom Kippur – A Thriving Future

Our children need to be engaged with joy, laughter, belonging, meaning and purpose. Their joy becomes our joy and we thrive.

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Kol Nidre – Responding to our Times by Seeing the Face of God in Others

Let’s dream big. Let’s change our world. Right now

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