Friday, 14 March 2014Radlett and Bushey Reform Synagogue was packed full of people of all ages, some dancing in the aisles on Friday night, as they hosted the local group “Friday Night Rock Service” and held a fully amplified, rock service.
Robi Damelin of the Parents Circle Families Forum speaks at Sinai
Friday, 14 March 2014
Robi Damelin, of the Parents Circle Families Forum spoke at Sinai Synagogue Leeds before Shabbat on March 7th and was guest speaker at the monthly Chavurah supper. South African born Robi, whose younger son David was killed by a Palestinian sniper in 2002, spoke movingly about her work for peace and reconciliation. David was serving in the Israeli army and was one of those guarding a checkpoint when the sniper hit.
Sinai's Fair Trade victory
Friday, 14 March 2014The venue was Leeds Civic Hall rather than a bunting-festooned baking pavilion, everyone was hoping for a "good bake" and, thankfully, there were no "soggy bottoms" to be seen! On Friday March 7th, Becky Teiger, Sinai Synagogue's reigning "Bake Off" champion participated in a city-wide cake competition, celebrating 10 years of Leeds as a Fair Trade city - and was thrilled to take home the first prize, a hamper of fair trade goods.
Sinai coordinates Operation Winter Survival
Tuesday, 04 March 2014World Jewish Relief’s Operation Winter Survival, again co-ordinated in Leeds by Sinai Synagogue, came to a successful conclusion with well over 60 bags of donated goods being transported to the WJR warehouse in London.
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