“The joy was more palpable than any other prayer service I have ever experienced…PROFOUND. Thank you.”

— Lay Retreat participant Winter 2012

Posts Categorized: Podcasts

Sheila Weinberg Teaching on Retreat

Join Sheila for a teaching on grasping mind she gave in November of 2011 – featuring her wonderful grandkids.


Sheila Reads from Surprisingly Happy

Join Rabbi Sheila Peltz Weinberg as she reads from her new book, Surprisingly Happy:  An Atypical Religious Memoir.  Included in this podcast is Chapter 18, “Discovering Meditation, Barre, July 1990″ and “Ashrei Yoshvei Veytecha.”


A Gift – Connecting with the Present

Join Rabbi Marc Margolius for a guided meditation, practicing connecting with the present moment, with awareness of what is going on in ourselves and our world.


Gratitude right here right now

Join Rabbi Rachel Cowan for a podcast on how the ongoing process of developing a spiritual practice can help us find joy even with the vagaries and grind of modern day life.


Joy in the Moment That Is

Rabbi Jordan Bendat-Appell, adjunct faculty with IJS, recorded this podcast November 3rd at his Mindfulness Mussar group at his shul – Aitz Hayim Center for Jewish Living.   …Read the rest of this entry →