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Covid 19

Lam 3:21 This I recall to my heart—therefore I have hope: Lam 3:22 Because of the mercies of Adonai we will not be consumed, for His compassions never fail. Lam 3:23 They are new every morning! Great is Your faithfulness. Lam 3:24 “Adonai is my portion,” says my soul, “therefore I will hope in Him.” Everything seems so surreal. We find ourselves in lock down mode, in quarantine from a virus that is not respective of borders or people groups. We restrict our travel and when in public we encounter businesses closed and people wearing masks and gloves. To see […]

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Return to Our Roots

The massacre of 11 Jewish people in a Pittsburgh synagogue, to my recollection may well be the first time in the history of this great land when Jews were murdered just for being Jews. On Sunday evening I attended a community wide memorial service at Temple Beth Zedek to join with others as we collectively mourned.  The words of the attending Rabbis were wonderful, comforting and unifying; not so for the Christian ministers who spoke. Without having to mention President Trump, and in sync with prevailing media reports; they subtly blamed this tragedy on the President’s “rhetoric,” bringing applause from […]

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