21 Av 5781

July 30, 2021 Shalom from URJ Camp Harlam in beautiful Kunkletown, Pennsylvania! I have been involved in some form of Jewish summer camp for almost 40 years; as a camper at URJ Greene Family Camp to staffing there as well as at URJ Kutz Camp and serving as faculty at URJ Camp Harlam. Throughout all…

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29 Tammuz 5781

July 9, 2021 Are we there yet? Almost. Forty years have passed since we have left Egypt. The Children of Israel are at the entrance of the Promised Land. This ragtag group of refugees and slaves have now matured into a confident nation, battle tested and somewhat prepared for its new challenge. Our double Torah…

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22 Tammuz 5781

July 2, 2021 We recently celebrated Father’s Day and, next week, we will say the special blessing for the coming month of Av, which means, “Father”. So, is it just a coincidence that Sunday is the 4th of July where we remember the trials and tribulations of our Founding Fathers? But let me ask you…

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