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Bo 5779 / 12 January 2019

The driving current of this Exodus story – the plagues, the back and forth with pharaoh, the hardening of heart, the staying the going the staying the going, the pesach offering and the ultimate liberation:  is not so much about the amazing physicality but about an uncovering unfolding ongoing change in consciousness. God says “…… Read More

Posted: January 15, 2019 by

Our First Hanukkah with the Muzungu-Mbonigaba family

On the last night of Hanukkah, Abe and our family welcomed special guests to our homes. Merthus, Suzana, Delice, Merci, Michele, and Esther joined us to celebrate their first Hanukkah-we ate latkes, the children played together, and then we lit the many Hanukiyot. Michele (6) and Esther (5) were eager to try for themselves. Singing… Read More

Posted: January 2, 2019 by

Looking Back on Autumn 2018

BZBI Preschool Highlights September-December 2018

“Yesterday a child came out to wonder Caught a dragonfly inside a jar Fearful when the sky was full of thunder And tearful at the falling of a star And the seasons they go round and round And the painted ponies go up and down We’re captive on the carousel of time We can’t return… Read More

Posted: December 21, 2018 by

Phone Home

Vayigash 5779 / 15 December 2018

When I was a kid we would spend a week each summer at Gulf Shores, Alabama; it’s a beautiful spot with quiet beaches, although the July weather leaves a lot to be desired. We would drive the eight hours each way from Atlanta, and it seemed like the only tapes we ever had in the… Read More

Posted: December 19, 2018 by

#servefor8: Exciting Opportunities to Give Back during Hanukkah

At BZBI, we celebrate Hanukkah through acts of service. This year, join us for one or all of these great ways to give back! Serving Dinner at St. Mary’s Church Sunday, December 2. 7:30 PM at St. Mary’s Church (1831 Bainbridge). Join BZBI in giving the gift of your time during Hanukkah. We will be… Read More

Posted: November 19, 2018 by