We began our bat mitzvah year with a great loss – the death of Mary Oliver, whose words we have used as prayer since our first service. Our February service was in honor of her life and work, combined with a Torah study of the life/words of Angela Davis as part of the #TorahofAngelaDavis nation-wide movement.
March 2019: a wedge that has opened at last / the cold heart of winter.
Text study: The House of Representatives Resolution on anti-Semitism (plus all those other people general uprising caused them to include)
August 2019, Erev Shabbat: Fireflies rise like sparks