Feb 10, 2011

"Kahal Katan Retreat" A Conference for Conservative Rabbis Serving Small Congregations

Size Matters: A Conference for Conservative Rabbis Serving Small Congregations.




  • Guest Speaker Pastor David Ray - The celebrated author of The Indispensible Guide For Smaller Churches, David Ray will address the rewards and challenges of serving a small congregation in a presentation tailored especially for our conference.
  • Professor Barry Wimpfheimer, Assistant Professor of Religion at Northwestern, Dr. Wimpfheimer will lead a study session based on his new book, Narrating the Law: A Poetics of Talmudic Legal Stories
  • Sharing & Brainstorming Sessions
  • An opportunity to learn from one another on topics ranging from outreach to synagogue education.

The conference will be held June 12-14, at Beth Hillel Congregation Bnai Emunah in Wilmette, Illinois, just outside Chicago. It is open to all rabbis serving in 'A'-sized Conservative congregations. The cost is $300 and includes kosher meals. Some financial aid is available. We hope that you will be able to join us.  For more information, contact Rabbi David J.B. Krishef at Rabbi@ahavasisraelgr.org.  Register here: http://ahavasisraelgr.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=130&Itemid=41


Rabbi Menachem Creditor
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