Month: January 2016

January 2016

On Names, Healing, and Productive Discomfort

By Talia Baurer On Simchat Torah, the celebration of finishing the year-long reading of the Five Books of Moses and of starting anew, I sit with fellow Avodahniks in the pews of Congregation Beit Simchat Torah (CBST), a synagogue that … Continue reading

20th Jan, 2016

Isn’t That Service?

By Sarah Farbman Okay, so picture this. You’re racing home from work as fast as your little legs will take you. The sinking sun bleaches the color out of the street and you swerve through the crowded sidewalk, around school … Continue reading

6th Jan, 2016