Shabbat Message, Aug. 28, 2020, Parashat Ki Tetze
for a Shabbat sermon: Because I Said So – It’s Good for Your Soul
. What does the verse about shooing away a mother bird come to teach us according to the Ramban and Rambam?
for a D’var Torah: Proactively, Build a Guardrail
on the verse “When you build a new home you must make a guard-rail around your roof.” (Deuteronomy 22:8)
for a self-guided study sheet: Losses & Restoration
. The verses in Deuteronomy 22 about returning lost objects (Hasheivat Aveidah) teach we have to help restore our friends’ property as well as their senses of wholeness.
for Modeh Ani Moments
, an exploration of the first line of liturgy in siddurim from around the world since 1599. Chant along with Rabbi Bolton. Gathering our gratitude is an everyday, conscious Jewish practice.