Monthly Archives: February 2011

Be Happy, It’s Adar!

Be Happy, it’s Adar! February 18, 2011 One of the most peculiar customs we have surrounds the onset of this Hebrew month of Adar. This year we have two Adars, courtesy of the intricacies of the Hebrew calendar which adds … Continue reading

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Commemoration of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s Birthday

Sermon for Bethel AME Commemoration of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s Birthday January 16, 2011 “Hinei Mah Tovu U’Manayim, Shevet Achim Gam Yachad,” “How good and pleasant it is for family to be together,” begins a favorite Hebrew song. … Continue reading

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Sermon for MLK Service

Sermon for MLK Service January 14, 2011 If Rev. Reid was here, the first thing he would have done is look at his watch and say, “In the next three minutes and 45 seconds…” After generating a great laugh, he … Continue reading

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O’ the Places You’ll See!

O’ the Places You’ll See! Sermon prior to the TOS Israel Trip December 17, 2010 I recently returned from a study mission to Israel with fourteen Christian clergy and six rabbis. I publicly asked the Christians three questions, “How do … Continue reading

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