The Beginning or the End?

The Beginning or the End?

It is hard to be handed a 508 million year old fossil from the Burgess Shale and not realize that our problems and ideas are fairly small and short-lived. Read Oak Park Temple congregant Marta Segal Block’s entry on the Sinai and Synapses...

Arrival!

In my last blog post, we were roughly two weeks out from our sponsored Arab-Sunni-Muslim-Syrian-refugee family of six arriving to Chicago. We knew very little about the family. But what we did know meant it was going to be a tough transition for them even under the...