Jewish Job: Administrative Assistant at Or Emet

Job Title: Administrative Assistant Organization Name: Or Emet – Minnesota Congregation for Humanistic Judaism Job Type: Part-time Salary: $15/hour Deadline: Sept. 15 Job Summary/Description: Or Emet, the Minnesota Congregation for Humanistic Judaism seeks a part-time Administrative Assistant to manager publicity for the congregation’s programs and events. The Administrative Assistant writes and distributes press releases for […]

Tips On Preparing For Your Child’s B’nai Mitzvah

Four young faces smile at me daily from their framed pictures on a shelf in our family room. Our son and three daughters, captured with their arms around a Torah, smile with pride as their Bar/Bat Mitzvah weekend began. Those weekends were a culmination of hours of planning (me), hours of studying (them), and of […]

You’re Gonna Be A Minnesota Jew (And That’s O.K.)

Greetings, 18-year-old Judah! It is I, 30-year-old Judah, traveling from the future! Do be alarmed, for I come to you with tidings of your future! It’s currently 2006, which means you’re probably busy playing N64, watching Heroes, and thinking George W. will be the worst we get. But I must prepare you for a life-altering […]