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Compassion: The World Is Wide Enough – Rabbi Joshua Caruso Rosh Hashanah 2016

Posted on October 5, 2016

This post on “If Not Now, When?” the interactive blog of Anshe Chesed Fairmount Temple is adapted from the Erev Rosh Hashanah Sermon shared by Rabbi Joshua Caruso in the Contemporary service at Anshe Chesed Fairmount Temple on October 2, 2016. We encourage you to post comments and questions below, and to share the link Continue Reading »

The Big Picture – Rabbi Robert Nosanchuk, Rosh Hashanah Morning Sermon – October 3, 2016

Posted on October 4, 2016

This post on “If Not Now, When?” the interactive blog of Anshe Chesed Fairmount Temple is adapted from the Rosh Hashanah Morning Sermon delivered by Rabbi Robert Nosanchuk at the Congregational Service of Anshe Chesed Fairmount Temple, on October 3, 2016. We encourage you to share questions or comments below, and to share this post Continue Reading »

Who Lives? Who Dies? Who Tells Your Story: Rabbi Robert Nosanchuk – Erev Rosh Hashanah 2016

Posted on October 4, 2016

This post on “If Not Now, When?” the interactive blog of Anshe Chesed Fairmount Temple is adapted from the remarks shared by Rabbi Robert Nosanchuk at the congregational service on Erev Rosh Hashanah, October 2, 2016 at Anshe Chesed Fairmount Temple. We encourage you to post responses and questions below, and to share this post Continue Reading »

URJ Kutz Camp: A Place To Reform Our Judaism – Rabbi Robert Nosanchuk

Posted on July 13, 2016

This post on “If Not Now, When?” the interactive blog of Anshe Chesed Fairmount Temple, is excerpted from the remarks of Rabbi Robert Nosanchuk after his 2016 weeks as dean of faculty of the URJ Kutz Camp and its teen leadership institute, in Warwick, NY. It was originally posted on the URJ Kutz Camp blog Continue Reading »

Prayer in the Aftermath of the Deaths of Alton Sterling, Philando Castile, Forty-Nine in the Orlando Pulse Nightclub & Five Dallas Police Officers – Rabbi Robert Nosanchuk

Posted on July 8, 2016

A Prayer for Our Nation In the Aftermath of the Deaths of Alton Sterling, Philando Castile & Five Police Officers in Dallas – the week of July 3-9, 2016 – Rabbi Robert Nosanchuk, Anshe Chesed Fairmount Temple Rebbe Nachman of Bratslav said: Architect of the world, author of her story, grant me the courage to Continue Reading »

Like Father, Like Son- Cantor Sarah Sager introduces us to Noah Aronson, Artist in Residence

Posted on July 6, 2016

This post on “If Not Now, When?” the interactive blog of Anshe Chesed Fairmount Temple is an introduction by Cantor Sarah Sager to our upcoming artist-in-residence, musician Noah Aronson, who will join us the weekend of September 23-25, 2016 for special programs at Anshe Chesed Fairmount Temple on Friday and Saturday evenings, and at our Continue Reading »

When The Land is Fallow- Rabbi Jordana Chernow-Reader of Fairmount Temple

Posted on June 1, 2016

This post on “If Not Now, When?” the interactive blog of Anshe Chesed Fairmount Temple is excerpted from the remarks of Rabbi Jordana Chernow-Reader at Shabbat Evening Worship on Friday, May 27, 2016. We encourage you to share this link on social media, post below, and send by email to friends and continue the discussion Continue Reading »

Values For Each Generation: Rabbi Hayim Herring, Strategic Planning Consultant

Posted on April 25, 2016

This blog post on “If Not Now, When?”: The Interactive Blog of Anshe Chesed Fairmount Temple is adapted from Tomorrow’s Synagogue’s Today: Creating Vibrant Centers of Jewish Life, written by Rabbi Hayim Herring, our congregation’s strategic planning consultant. Rabbi Herring is working closely with our strategic planning team on prioritizing key initiatives and strategies for achieving Continue Reading »

Creating A More Open Jewish Community – Guest Speaker Rabbi Lisa Gelber

Posted on April 20, 2016

On Friday, April 15, 2016, Rabbi Lisa Gelber was guest speaker at Anshe Chesed Fairmount Temple in a program jointly sponsored by our lifelong learning program and our Chevrei Tikvah LGBT Chavurah. A former associate dean at the Conservative Movement’s Jewish Theological Seminary, Rabbi Gelber addressed the way in which the rising generation of Jewish Continue Reading »

My Most Powerful High School Semester Happened in Israel: Sydney Eisenberg on NFTY’s EIE in Israel

Posted on October 29, 2015

This post on “If Not Now, When?” the interactive blog of Anshe Chesed Fairmount Temple is excerpted from the remarks shared by Sydney Eisenberg, a student in our religious school, at Shabbat Atid (“The Future”) on Friday, October 16, 2015 when she spoke at services about her high school semester in Israel. We encourage you Continue Reading »