Time flies

Posted by on Feb 3, 2017 | 2 comments

When you’re having fun…well, that’s what they say anyway. Time has flown – but I sure wasn’t having any fun! Trying to stay sane, stay working and keep up with housework is monumental STRESS when you are sick! Unfortunately, I wasn’t the only one sick … so was my hubby .. and you know how hubbies are when they are sick .. yep! Today, however, I feel pretty close to human and even did a bit of housework and maintenance on the homestead. Now, aren’t you glad I shared all that with you? Yeah, right! So on to better things. This week’s Torah...

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Back to the Beginning

Posted by on Oct 26, 2016 | 0 comments

Sukkot is now truly a fading memory, even though we linger here and there on some of those more special moments which found us along the way of our eight day adventure. But with any highlight, there is always a downside….it ends. And so here we are, on the road again, another dollar another day, and back to the beginning. The last of the Tanach has been read and sorted through – and now we can begin again! So let’s face the beginning pages one more time (or maybe for the first time) and see what treasures we will find this year. Genesis…..in the Hebrew it is called...

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Korach – Torah Portion

Posted by on Jul 6, 2016 | 0 comments

READINGS FOR KORACH Tammuz 3, 5776 July 9, 2016 TORAH READING: Korach: Numbers 16:1 – 18:32 HAFTARAH: Samuel I 11:14 – 12:22 Oh my….here we go – This parsha (reading) is about a rebel named Korach who decides to one up Moses’ and Aaron’s leadership and set up a challenge for them. Korach gets a couple of other foes of Moses, Dathan and Abiram from the tribe of Reuben but he gets 250 leaders of Israel to join them!  Because of their intent to thwart the leadership and thumb their nose at the Holy One of Israel for his decision in appointing Moses and Aaron,...

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