The convergence of the upcoming holidays offers a sense of joy and renewal to people of the two major faiths here in Easton. Christians and Jews observe their holidays in various ways. Some are deeply spiritual, some dutiful and others simply enjoy get togethers. Regardless, the Continue reading “Easy Holiday Recipes That Delight Year Round”→
As we move towards Easter, many of us may be preparing for very different Easter and holiday celebrations. We may not be having our large family gathers, joining in community Easter Egg Hunts, or spending time with friends.
A blessed Passover, Great Lent and Easter to each and all celebrating!
For many of us, the holidays this year may remind us of what we have lost. Our gatherings around our seder, communion, and family tables may be fewer or slimmer than we wish and certainly not the same as “before:”
One morning last week I walked past our empty family room where someone had left a television on and I overheard the words: “Shouldn’t there be a hunger for grace?” The words were uttered by a young journalist of Asian descent, Cat Rakowski. Funny how inspiration can come from the Continue reading “In Search of Grace”→
As Passover seders and Easter dinners take place under quarantine and isolation, and as synagogues and churches remain closed due to the coronavirus pandemic, we are reminded that Passover and Easter — like the coming of spring — also bring messages of hope and spiritual renewal.