Starting Points: Wisdom for Daily Living

Join us for these sessions designed for those who are interested in growing Jewishly, regardless of education or level of observance. Each session explores Jewish concepts in practical, understandable terms. Sessions are led by Rabbi Ze’ev Smason and held every Shabbat at 10:15 am in the NHBZ chapel on the lower level, unless otherwise noted.

April 7:  What Does Freedom Mean to You?   (9:30 am)

April 14: Five Things Smart People Never Say

April 21: Are There Rules for Being Human?

April 28: How to Love Your Difficult Neighbor ..or Relative

May 5: (Rabbi Smason will be in Israel. Rabbi Yosef David of Aish HaTorah will  be presenting a Learners’ Service at 10:15 am.) 

May 12: Jewish Mothers: Are the Stereotypes True?

May 19: Five Great Ways to Ruin Your Life

May 26: How Good is Your Decision Making?