Following the Platinum Rule as a Parent

By Ali | April 24, 2019

The platinum rule encourages us to treat people as they would like to be treated (rather than treating them as we’d like to be treated, as the golden rule says). This is a great rule to follow when we’re trying to help others or to guide them, which is why it’s especially important for parents.

The Power of Potential.
The Promise of Hope.

By John Kayser | April 23, 2019

Jewish Family Service helps people be all that they can be. Whether it’s helping someone overcome trauma, preventing a family from going homeless, or ensuring that children in need don’t go hungry, JFS assists others to overcome difficult life challenges and reclaim their lives. We call it the power of potential and it’s powerful stuff. …

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The Promise of Hope.
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By elisarobyn | April 22, 2019

Life sometimes shifts when we least expect it to, making us feel we might be at a crossroads. Do you ever feel like you are dancing to repeating rhythms and melodies, songs that haunt you, and at times retreat into the dark? And then, suddenly, without fuss, you find yourself at that wondrous crossroads of …

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How to Enforce Lifelong Change

By Ali | April 16, 2019

If you could change anything about yourself, what would it be? Would you become healthier? More successful? Improve your relationships? When we stop to reflect on how we’d like to improve, we can often get stuck when thinking of the sheer magnitude of the task. More often than not, the improvements we seek require far …

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The Foundation for Prosperity

By elisarobyn | April 15, 2019

It takes courage to show up for Prosperity. What if you just showed up for yourself today? What if all it took to build the prosperity you crave was to be profoundly present in your own life, in your own body, in your own story? Do you have the courage to live with this depth …

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Jena Griswold

An Evening With Jena Griswold

By CJPW | February 15, 2019

On Monday, February 11, CJPW convened for its first event of 2019, featuring guest speaker, Secretary of State Jena Griswold. The gathering took place at Congregation Rodef Shalom and was attended by 80 CJPW members! Delicious food was provided by CJPW sponsor Culinary Masters, a d’var Torah from the fabulous Rabbi Rachel Kobrin, followed by words of wisdom from the guest speaker. We are grateful so many came our and are looking forward to many great events in the future!

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