Monthly Archives: July 2015

Philly Kid Weekender…

Looks like we’ll have some gorgeous weather this weekend, so most of our offerings are outdoors! Friday: Shabbat Family Happy Hour  Open invite to join Mishkan families for snacks, drinks, art activities and games for the kids. Dinner is a potluck, so bring a dish to share. Families who are interested can stay for “Shabbat Under the Stars” starting at […]

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My Children are Mourning…

Given the horrific massacre in Charleston and the subsequent church burnings, my first and most visceral thoughts are for the individuals and families targeted in those acts of terrorism. My heart, mind, and body are weary with grief, but I realize how shallow that sentiment sounds. Wrapped up in that grief, comes trauma from the unending list of racial violence […]

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