Disruption: Lifespan

People are living longer, and societies are getting grayer . . . More years were added to average life expectancy in the twentieth century than all years added across all prior millennia of hu- man evolution combined. In historical terms, in the blink of an eye, we...

A New Pathway to Synagogue Growth – Villages

Published on eJewish Philanthropy June 3, 2020 As we are learning from the pandemic, synagogues need to reevaluate what “being in the building” is worth. While doing so, Jewish communal leaders might want to invest in a new pathway to retain and integrate current and...

Not Your Parents’ Mount Moriah

This portion, which begins our ancestor Jacob’s transition into young adulthood, is one of the great journeys in the story of the Jewish People. Jacob sets out from his parents’ home in Beersheva, the only home he has ever known, fleeing for his very life....