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“Between Us” from Rabbi Bazeley

A Place of Purpose – June 2023

Posted on May 31, 2023

I always have a bittersweet feeling when it comes to writing the June article for our bulletin. This essentially marks the end of our programmatic year. While the Senior Staff of the Temple is looking towards the future and all … Read more...

Kulanu – All of Us – May 2023

Posted on April 24, 2023

Many years ago, Rabbi Miller did something which wasn’t happening in synagogue religious schools – he said “Yes, we will educate your child.” With that statement, Kulanu was born. A program geared towards helping children with development needs succeed and … Read more...

A Jewish and Democratic State of Israel – April 2023

Posted on March 23, 2023

At services on March 10th, I spoke about how I was wrestling with an Israel that seems to be changing how it treats its non-Orthodox and non-Jewish citizens (if you missed the sermon you can find it on YouTube entitled: Read more...

Hatikvah@75 – March 2023

Posted on March 23, 2023

Calling all congregants!

We are very excited about a joint URJ/ARZA project for Israel’s 75th Birthday. ARZA, through the Herzl Society, is enabling URJ congregations to be a part of a wide scale endeavor to put out a recording of … Read more...

A Journey South – February 2023

Posted on March 23, 2023

In a few days, I will be joined by our Educator, Matt Vogel, as well as a few parent chaperones, as we take our teens on a civil rights trip to the Deep South. Our stops will include Montgomery, Alabama… Read more...

Zionism a Values Project from The Very Beginning – January 2023

Posted on March 23, 2023

Of the many goals that Theodore Herzl had, one of them was that a Jewish state might normalize Jewish life throughout the world. This dream of his has only been proven half true. The Jewish experience in Israel has been … Read more...

A Light Shines Brightly in New Brunswick – December 2022

Posted on March 23, 2023

I have always loved what we do here at Anshe Emeth when it comes to Chanukah, and this year is no different. This year, there will be a different twist.… Read more...

Coming Together – November 2022

Posted on March 23, 2023

We are on the cusp of a contentious midterm election. Everyone is watching this election as if it were a crystal ball that will predict what might be on the horizon for the 2024 election cycle.… Read more...

A New Addition in Our Sanctuary – October 2022

Posted on March 23, 2023

I hope that by now most, if not all of you have seen our new lecterns. We did just use them for Rosh Hashanah, but if you missed them,… Read more...

101 Blessings – September 2022

Posted on March 23, 2023

Well, it finally happened; the summer came to an end. I hope you are relaxed and rejuvenated. … Read more...