Parsha Shemini: Keeping on task

This week, we observed Yom HaShoah, Holocaust Remembrance Day, and this week’s d’var Torah is in memory of those who perished in the Holocaust. May their memory be a blessing. Dear Scouts, With Pesach over, we return to the regular order of reading the Torah. This week, Parsha Shemini celebrates the completion of the Tabernacle […]

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New! Passover patches shipping March 31

New patches released by the National Jewish Committee on Scouting will build interest over the next ten-year span at Passover time. The Passover central patch is a beautiful decagram with space for ten rockers. This year’s initial rocker is “Blood,”  the first of the Ten Plagues that struck Egypt just prior to the Exodus. (Click […]

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Parsha Terumah: Giving according to our abilities

February is Inclusion Month for people with disabilities, a project of Yachad, the National Jewish Council for Disabilities. So this week we honor those Scouts and leaders whose troops welcome Scouts who are “differently abled” than others. Dear Scouts, In Parsha Terumah (portion) we learn God’s instructions for the building of the Mishkan (Tabernacle) and […]

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