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Join us on Wednesdays for Torah Class with Rabbi David Lazar.
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Join Rabbi David Lazar in a conversation with nature in the Jewish spiritual tradition. Check the calendar for new dates.

Coffee and Comfort

Join us for an intimate conversation over coffee or tea about the messiness in our lives and how we not only cope but thrive. Every 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of the month, 10:00am at Gré Coffee House & Art Gallery, 278 N Palm Canyon

New season of Coffee & Comfort beginning in January

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The Gospel of Matthew According to a Reverend and a Rabbi

Rabbi David Lazar and Reverend Kevin A Johnson will be co-teaching on the Gospel According to Matthew every Wednesday evening, 6:30-7:30, as of January 22.

Location: The offices of Bloom in the Desert Ministries UCC, 400 S. El Cielo Rd., Suite G, Palm Springs

From Aging to Saging - Book Study

Reb Zalman Schachter-Shlomi’s book, “From Aging to Saging” – A six part book study let by Rev Kev and Rabbi David.
Beginning Feb. 13, 5:15 – 6:30pm


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