United Hebrew Congregation, 13788 Conway Road, St. Louis, MO 63141 | 314-469-0700

Becoming Whole This Season

August 8, 2021, 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Becoming Whole This Season

Sundays, August 8, 15, 22 & 29
10:00 a.m. – Spielberg Chapel and on Zoom
Free for members / $40 for non-members
Becoming Whole this Season: This four-part series led by Rabbi Bellows will explore different ways we can become whole again this High Holy Days Season.

Class 1: Healing the Self—Self-care in a Jewish context
The importance of self-care
Cheshbon nefesh this HHD season
Taking care of one’s body
Taking care of one’s soul

Class 2: Healing Relationships—Forgiveness in Judaism
Seeking forgiveness in Judaism
Offering forgiveness in Judaism
Being assertive in a relationship

Class 3: Healing Community—Civil discourse & community healing after a major event
What to do when there is breakdown in a community?
Eg, tragedy, death, scandal
Teshuvah and forgiveness in the community
Keeping open communication
Civil discourse

Class 4: Healing the Jewish People—Similarities and differences among the Jewish people worldwide
Finding commonalities with fellow Jews
Standing up for other Jews
Using Jewish tradition to bring in the Messianic Era
Applying Hillel’s saying to the entire Jewish community