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Being Known

I hear another
out to me in the speech
of mine own conscience,
sometimes with words truthful,
words delightful,
words revealing something wonderful… 110 more words


Baptismal Revelation

Text: Mark 1:4-11

Grace, mercy, and peace to each of you from our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ. Amen.

During my first year of seminary I wrote a paper for one of my classes on the story of Moses and the burning bush from Exodus chapter 3. 1,689 more words

Serving the Moment Versus Serving Oneself: Which Mindset Are You? - Parshat Shemot

You have a decision to make.  Before you, lies a conflict you haven’t been able to resolve, or a new reality that is causing anxiety and stress.   1,170 more words

Answering the call

I so clearly remember the day I decided to pursue the rabbinate as a profession. It wasn’t a moment of revelation as much as it was an invitation to recognition. 511 more words

Rabbi Craig Scheff

Weekly Torah Commentary - Shemot January 5, 2017

Torah reading:  Exodus 1:1 – 6:1

Haftorah reading: Isaiah 27:6 – 28:13

Moses was keeping the flock of his father-in-law Jethro, the priest of Midian; he led his flock beyond the wilderness, and came to Horeb, the mountain of God. 976 more words

Weekly Torah Commentary

Baby it's cold outside...

I enjoy colder weather.  Now, I feel I must preface that by saying I have lived in the southern United States my whole life.  So “colder” is anything near freezing.  566 more words


305/365 // lessons from the wilderness //

I thought the wilderness
was punishment

forty years of wandering
around the same mountain

until the dust caked
and baked into every crease

but it was your kindness… 57 more words