Sermons & Articles

High Holiday Appeal 5782

Posted on October 8, 2021

In case you missed it, we invite you to watch a special message from Rabbi Danny, Ginny MacDowell, and Harris Rosenheim: Click here to show your support for Temple Shir Tikva. Make your impact today

A Statement on the Events at the Southern Border

Posted on September 27, 2021

כְּאֶזְרָ֣ח מִכֶּם֩ יִהְיֶ֨ה לָכֶ֜ם הַגֵּ֣ר הַגָּ֣ר אִתְּכֶ֗ם וְאָהַבְתָּ֥ לוֹ֙ כָּמ֔וֹךָ כִּֽי־גֵרִ֥ים הֱיִיתֶ֖ם בְּאֶ֣רֶץ מִצְרָ֑יִם אֲנִ֖י יְהֹוָ֥ה אֱלֹהֵיכֶֽם “The stranger who resides with you shall be to you as one of your citizens; you shall love them as yourself, for you were strangers in the land of Egypt: I Adonai am your God.” (Vayikra-Leviticus 19:34) We Continue Reading »

COVID Keepers- Rosh HaShanah I Sermon

Posted on September 17, 2021

Click here to watch the video! There was a man who found the cocoon of a butterfly. One day a small opening appeared. He sat and watched the butterfly for several hours as it struggled to force its body through that little hole. Then it seemed to stop making any progress. It appeared as if it had gotten as far Continue Reading »

Sharing Our Brokenness

Posted on September 17, 2021

How’s it going? How are you? How are things? We get asked this question, or a variation of it numerous times a day. But, when I first moved to America, I had to get used to the fact that “How are you?” is not necessarily a real question. The Cultural Atlas actually warns newcomers to Continue Reading »

Covid Keepers

Posted on September 17, 2021

There was a man who found the cocoon of a butterfly. One day a small opening appeared. He sat and watched the butterfly for several hours as it struggled to force its body through that little hole. Then it seemed to stop making any progress. It appeared as if it had gotten as far as Continue Reading »

Sukkot and Simchat Torah at TST

Posted on September 14, 2021

We have big plans for the festival of Sukkot and Simchat Torah here at TST! Join us for a variety of programming events that are fun for the whole family! See below for registration links: Sukkot Morning Service Study in the Sukkah Blood Donation Registration Sukkot-Simchat Torah Spectacular Simchat Torah Celebration Simchat Torah Morning and Continue Reading »

High Holy Days Guide

Posted on September 9, 2021

Looking for the High Holy Day Guide? Click the button below to access the descriptions for all High Holy Day services, programming, childcare, and volunteering. Keep checking the guide for updates! Recent updates include: adding links for online machzorim and information about ushers/greeters! High Holy Days 5782 Guide

I Love Israel- High Holy Days Sermon

Posted on September 9, 2021

My best friend from childhood, David, is a Tottenham Hotspurs supporter. Now I know that I’ve lost some of you already, but to translate that means he roots for an English soccer team known affectionally as Spurs. I, on the other hand, am a lifelong Liverpool supporter. They are, of course, Boston’s team as part Continue Reading »