The storm, downgraded from a hurricane overnight, set off flooding, caused thousands of power outages and sparked at least five home fires.
The U.S. National Hurricane Center says the storm is expected to weaken after it makes landfall.
The governor said the state is anticipating power outages and asked residents to have a week’s supply of water, food and medicine on hand.
The critique is not their prayers.
Three weeks ago today, on Friday June 9, hundreds of family members, friends, and well wishers packed into the New Revelation
The Word of God argument is uncontestable, since it is not based in facts but in a message that is only delivered to the
For most of my adult life I haven't been so sure about God. That such a mighty and glorious thing could exist seems far-fetched. And the Easter news -- of the Resurrection -- has seemed way too good to be true.
Isaiah is just as relevant today as he was in his own time, in the 8th century BCE. His words of com fort and hope -- and his reminder that we need to put social justice at the heart of our Jewish lives-- are as vital and meaningful for contemporary Israeli society as they were in the past.
This past Saturday, I was scheduled to lead Torah study in Mishkan Shalom. Actually, I don't "lead" it so much as I "weave" it, choosing the specific passage we read and then encouraging the participants to explore their own thoughts and feelings about it.