Calendar

Feb
24
Sat
PAUSE AND REFRESH YOUR SOUL: AN EXPLORATION OF SHABBAT UNPLUGGING @ Home of Rabbis Simcha and Shawn Zevit
Feb 24 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Pause & Refresh Your Soul: An Exploration of Shabbat Unplugging
Saturdays, 4:30 – 6:00 p.m

Led by Rabbis Simcha & Shawn Zevit at their home in Mt. Airy

 (address provided upon rsvp to rabbisimchazevit@gmail.com)

$10.00/session (members); $15.00/session (non-members)

pay as donation to the narberth havurah here. 
We will not collect money on Shabbat; please register and pay in advance.

Monthly reflection, study and song that blend Shabbat afternoon tradition (sometimes ending in havdalah) and reflection with text study, contemplation, prayer and spiritual practice, all connected to the overall theme  of keeping our eyes on life — our commitments, choices, ways we give and receive to co-create a sustainable and just world.

Throughout the year we will explore the Jewish approaches to middot (values, characteristics, virtues) focusing session-by-session on different middot we might take on to live our lives more fully, consciously and in relation to the people and world we are part of.

See:

http://reformjudaism.org/study-48-middot

http://www.phillymussar.org/middot.html

http://www.torahaura.com/samples/44309.pdf

Feb
25
Sun
“Walking the Walk” Teen Program
Feb 25 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Walking the Walk Teen Inrerfaith Cultural Program

Please join our group of Havurah 8th-12th graders to participate in this dynamic program run by the Interfaith Center of Greater Philadelphia, where teens of different faiths meet with each other on five Sundays from February-April to get to know one another’s faith traditions and do a service project together. If you’d like your teen to participate, or to learn more about the program, contact Peggy Greenfeld at peggy.greenfeld@gmail.com.”

In-JOY Purim Party! @ Jewish Family and Children's Services Brodsky Enrichment Center
Feb 25 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Our Havurah is partnering with Jewish Family and Children’s Services in throwing a Purim Party for our community and the JFCS community, and clients that JFCS serves. Our Hebrew School students will be making hamentachen in the JFCS kitchen, making groggers and mishloach manot (Purim gift bags) to contribute to the merry making, and we are all invited to en-JOY the fun of Purim: dancing, photo booth, games, prizes, food and more.  Come dressed in a costume – what’s Purim without a costume parade?

PLEASE SIGN UP HERE! 

Feb
27
Tue
Hebrew School
Feb 27 @ 4:00 pm – 6:45 pm

KIta Aleph meets from 4 – 5:15 pm

Kita Bet meets from 5:30 – 6:45 pm

Mar
2
Fri
Community Shabbat Potluck @ Merion Friends Meeting House
Mar 2 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Join us for a Community Shabbat Celebration!  We’ll gather at the Merion Friends Activity Building, beginning our program at 6:00 with a potluck dinner that incorporates the Shabbat rituals of candle lighting and blessing the challah and wine.  Following dinner, we will engage in an activity appropriate for all ages.

Mar
4
Sun
Visioning Series @ To be determined
Mar 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Using the framework of Relational Judaism, we’ll have a conversation
of purpose and meaning; learning more about ourselves, one another,
and the wants and needs of our community. What key relationships to
we want to deepen through our involvement with the Havurah? What
is our communal vision for who we are and want to become? How can
our programming best reflect our shared values? Let’s learn, talk, play,
and dream – weaving a web of connection for now and our future!

 

This is the third meeting in a four part series. We welcome and encourage you to come to all!

Mar
6
Tue
Hebrew School
Mar 6 @ 4:00 pm – 6:45 pm

KIta Aleph meets from 4 – 5:15 pm

Kita Bet meets from 5:30 – 6:45 pm

Mar
13
Tue
Hebrew School
Mar 13 @ 4:00 pm – 6:45 pm

KIta Aleph meets from 4 – 5:15 pm

Kita Bet meets from 5:30 – 6:45 pm

Mar
16
Fri
Shabbat Service @ St. John's Parish House
Mar 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Our Shabbat service is a blend of traditional and contemporary prayer, music and silence, teaching and discussion. Join us as we co-create a sense of Shabbat that is joyful and nourishing for each of us as individuals, and for all of us as a community.

Mar
17
Sat
PAUSE AND REFRESH YOUR SOUL: AN EXPLORATION OF SHABBAT UNPLUGGING @ Home of Rabbis Simcha and Shawn Zevit
Mar 17 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Pause & Refresh Your Soul: An Exploration of Shabbat Unplugging
Saturdays, 4:30 – 6:00 p.m.: Oct. 21, Nov. 18, Dec. 16 (with more in 2018)
Led by Rabbis Simcha & Shawn Zevit at their home in Mt. Airy

 (address provided upon rsvp to rabbisimchazevit@gmail.com)

$10.00/session (members); $15.00/session (non-members)

pay as donation to the narberth havurah here. 
We will not collect money on Shabbat; please register and pay in advance.

Monthly reflection, study and song that blend Shabbat afternoon tradition (sometimes ending in havdalah) and reflection with text study, contemplation, prayer and spiritual practice, all connected to the overall theme  of keeping our eyes on life — our commitments, choices, ways we give and receive to co-create a sustainable and just world.

Throughout the year we will explore the Jewish approaches to middot (values, characteristics, virtues) focusing session-by-session on different middot we might take on to live our lives more fully, consciously and in relation to the people and world we are part of.

See:

http://reformjudaism.org/study-48-middot

http://www.phillymussar.org/middot.html

http://www.torahaura.com/samples/44309.pdf