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written on February 9, 2016 // 0 Comments

April 10th 10:30am Reception & Silent Auction 12:00pm Brunch & Program Click here to register now for brunch tickets and […]


written on February 8, 2016 // 0 Comments

Midrash is commonly defined as the process of interpretation by which the rabbis filled in “gaps” found in the Torah. […]

Dharma Alliance LGBT Sitting Group at BCC

written on February 5, 2016 // 0 Comments

Is our sexual orientation a badge? A prison? An artificial construct? Our truest self? A way of connecting? Or something […]

Book Club: Uncovered

written on February 2, 2016 // 0 Comments

On Sunday, February 28, 2016 at 10:00 am, our Book Club meets to discuss Uncovered: How I Left Hasidic Life and […]

A Meaningful Life is a Covenantal One: Parashat Yitro – January 29, 2016

written on February 1, 2016 // 0 Comments

Yesterday afternoon, I picked up my bag and just before I hurled myself out of the door, into the light […]

Yiscah Smith’s Resources for Authentic Living

written on January 28, 2016 // 0 Comments

On January 21, author, educator, spiritual Jewish activist, and transgender mentor Yiscah Smith, shared her inspiring, sometimes harrowing, four-decades-long struggle […]

Rabbi Lisa’s Words for MLK Day

written on January 18, 2016 // 0 Comments

President Obama gave his last State of the Union speech this week. It reminded me of when I sat in […]

Softening our hearts – Parashat Bo, January 15, 2016

written on January 18, 2016 // 0 Comments

By Rabbi Lisa Edwards Did any of you buy a lottery ticket this week? Did you win? Did you expect […]

Wine Tasting

written on January 13, 2016 // 0 Comments

Mark your calendars! Sunday, February 7, Men’s Havurah Wine Tasting Party, 2-4pm, at BCC. A wine tasting party at BCC, […]

Jewish Women’s Theater is Coming to BCC

written on January 13, 2016 // 0 Comments

This article first appeared in G’vanim, Jan-Feb 2016 issue. Written by Robin Baltic Jewish Women’s Theater (JWT) is bringing its […]