The Chai Times #66 // Guidelines for the Internet

We are in NY for the CYP Shabbaton with a group of 7 Austin YJPs. We will bring back the energy and vibe for y’all. Wise thoughts from my colleague Rabbi Mordechai Lightstone: Two Pockets for the Internet:Rabbi Simcha Bunim of Peshischa taught that e...

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Jan 13, 2023
Lecture from Kabbalist on Love

A celebrity of the soul will be in Austin tomorrow and giving a lecture that you do not want to miss.Take advantage! It’s not every day that a renowned Kabbalist and scholar lands in Austin!Click here to get your tickets to L...

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Jan 10, 2023
The Chai Times #65 //

Think:Where a lantern is placed, those who seek light gather around - for light attracts. Wishing you an uplifting Shabbat! Rabbi Mendy & Mussyp.s. As always, we would love to chat with you over coffee or drinks, about Judaism, or just life - re...

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Jan 06, 2023
First Friday is THIS Week

First Friday - January 6You are invited to First Friday Shabbat. An evening of community, friends, Judaism, inspiration, and delicious food.Looking forward to celebrating with you!RSVP Here7:15 Soulful Shabbat Services8:00 Shabbat DinnerCan’t wait to...

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Jan 04, 2023
The Chai Times #64 //

A Jewish PoetIt is hard to be a Jewish poet.You cannot say things about G‑dthat will offend the disbelievers.And you always have to remind someoneit wasn’t your people who killed their savior.And Solomon and David are always laughingover your shoulde...

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Dec 30, 2022
The Chai Times #63 // Does Chanukah End?

Think:Every night of Chanukah we increase in light. One flame becomes two, then three … until all eight flames illuminate the darkness. But what happens on the 9th night? Or the 10th? How can a holiday that symbolizes the ever-increasing power of lig...

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Dec 23, 2022
Tonight! Glow Up Chanukah Party

I hope you are ready for the most WONDERFUL Chanukah of the Year!Included in this email are the events happening plus we have a free Menorah and candles for you and all your friends.Sunday, December 18, 6:00 PMGlow up Chanukah - at Idle Hands 'Chanuk...

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Dec 18, 2022
The Chai Times #62 // Thank you; Holy

How a Place Becomes HolySometimes a manwill start crying in the middle of the street,without knowing why or for whom.It is as though someone else is standing there,holding his briefcase, wearing his coat.And from beneath the rust of years,come to his...

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Dec 16, 2022
2 hours to go!

Dear Friend,--Give here: $20568 is left to reach the goal! That's $6,856 of donations (because each one is tripled)!There is just an hour left. One hour to meet our goal of $60,000....

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Dec 16, 2022
Halfway to the goal, YOU can make the difference

Dear , We are so grateful to all of the generous donors that have contributed so far.We need your help to continue to be there for the young Jews of Austin. Every dollar given by TONIGHT 10:30 pm will be tripled by generous matchers. Your d...

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Dec 15, 2022