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May 2016

Second Chances

We are all still learning.

Jewish Values and Shavuot

Introducing daily practices to last a lifetime.

Get Ready for Camp!

Not just a summer experience.

The Healthy Mind Platter

Living a life of balance, focus and reflection.

Kosher Dog

Meet May’s Top Dawg!

Torah for Today

A Modern Approach

Arrogance and Acceptance

Surrender to the “good” in life.

A Giant Passes

Remembering Sy Cohen

All-Nighter on Shavuot

And the importance of timely sleep deprivation.

Hot Bench

All Rise for Judge Larry Bakman

Hobby Lobby & The Museum of the Bible

Shaping the Conversation Around Religion

A Tapestry of Peace?

The “business” of protecting democracy in Israel.

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