Happy group of diverse people, friends. Watercolor concept background

by Ariel Platt, ICJS Congregational Leaders Fellow

Beginning—Jewish Values—universal Values—collision of beliefs/values/perspectives—onward

A Journey
through

Curiosity/Hakira—asking questions—openness—learning from each other—welcoming each other—my eyes—your eyes—our eyes—see

A Journey
through

Community/Kehilla—new eyes—new words—new experiences—taking steps together—walking—action

A Journey
through

Spirit/Ruach—getting into our center, our core, your core, my core, our core—heart

A Journey
through

Repairing the World/Tikkun Olam—working together, this work to-gether, will make the world a better place—light the way

A Journey
of

Hope and Love

 

Rabbi Ariel Platt serves as director of education and engagement for Beth Israel and is a member of the 2022 ICJS Congregational Leaders Fellowship. Learn more about the ICJS Congregational Leaders programs here.  


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