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The Goal of Jewish Education

by Arliene Botnick, September 25, 2016

Each Sunday, and for grades 4 through 8, each Tuesday, our kids head off to Bet Sefer Solel. We teach about Jewish holidays, life cycle events, Jewish heroes, history, Torah…

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Some Best Kept Secrets

by Arliene Botnick, August 22, 2016

Solel and Bet Sefer Solel are amazing places but sometimes the special programmes and events that we run are hidden gems. Recently, after a few conversations with congregants, I realized…

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Joining Our People

by Arliene Botnick, May 29, 2016

“Your people will be my people. Your God will be my God” She made the decision, so long ago in the time of the Judges. Even after the death of…

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“How Do I Count?” – Let Me Count the Ways

by Arliene Botnick, April 27, 2016

As a people, we spend an inordinate amount of time counting. Right now we are in the process of counting the omer, counting a “sheaf” of grain each day for…

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