God in the Wilderness

God In The Wilderness
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The God Upgrade

The God Upgrade by Rabbi Jamie Korngold
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Adventure Rabbi Torah Project
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Upcoming Events

July 2   Shabbat Bat Mitzvah of Eve Breese, Denver CO More>>
July 9 9 - 11: 15 am Shabbat Hike Join us for a Shabbat Hike with Elaine Barenblat for Families. Enjoy Shabbat in Nature Must RSVP More>>
July 6-8   JCC Ranch Camp Elaine Barenblat is Educator-in-Residence at the JCC Ranch Camp
July 15 5 pm Shabbat Bat Mitzvah of Libby Smith Waikiki, Hawaii More>>
July 23 2 pm 20s/30s Pool Day/ Seudah Shlishit More>>
July 29 9 am Shabbat Hiking Bar Mitzvah of Matthew Eisenger, Boulder CO More>>
July 29 6 pm Shabbat on Flagstaff Join us at the Sunrise Amphitheater overlooking Boulder for this classic Adventure Rabbi summer event. Our 1-hr song-filled service is followed by a bring your own picnic. More>>
July 30 4:30 pm Shabbat Bar Mitzvah of Jaden Grey, Boulder CO More>>
Aug 6 9:30 am Shabbat Bar Mitzvah of Jack Rich, Boulder CO More>>
Aug 6 4:30 pm Shabbat Bar Mitzvah of Wyatt Esp, Winter Park CO More>>
Aug 6 4:00 pm Shabbat Bar Yisrael of Max Ellenbogen, Washington DC More>>
      Registration for Adventure Rabbi Kids, our alternative religious school (opening day August 20) and the Adventure B'nai Mitzvah Class (orientation Aug 14) and the Teen Program are open. Don't miss out.
      The Adventure Rabbi Program is a 501(c)(3) funded by:

MR. AL LEVITT
THE CHARLES & LYNN SCHUSTERMAN FAMILY FOUNDATION
THE HIRSCHHORN FOUNDATION
HAROLD GRINSPOON FOUNDATION
THE POSEN FAMILY FOUNDATION
COMPUTE-ER
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Rabbi Korngold's Books (Over 400,000 sold!)

Sukkot: Sadie's Sukkah Breakfast


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Winner of a Sydney Taylor Award!

Sadie's Lag Ba'omer Mystery


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Chanukah: Sadie's Almost Marvelous Menorah


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Sadie, Ori & Nuggles Go to Camp


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Sadie & Ori and the Blue Blanket

Sadie Ori and the Blue Blanket

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Passover: Seder in the Desert


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Bris / Brit Bat: Mazel Tov: It's a Boy! Mazel Tov: It's a Girl! (FlipBook)

Mazel Tov! It's a Boy.  Mazel Tov!  It's a Girl!

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Mommy, Can I Have A Puppy?

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Kids Can't Say Shehechiyanu

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The Mouse on Masada

Mouse on Masada Free eBook Download!

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About our community

 

About Our Community: The Adventure Rabbi Program (AR) is a new type of Jewish congregation, striving to make Judaism relevant, meaningful, and accessible for the 21st century. Our community centers around our retreat program. People of all ages, singles, couples, and families, come from all over the country (but especially Colorado) for our Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur and Passover retreats to learn, celebrate and create a new kind of Jewish community.

In between retreats, Rabbi Jamie Korngold leads AR events in Boulder Colorado and Rabbi Evon Yakar leads AR events in South Lake Tahoe, California. We are thrilled to have expanded so that we now have two bases for our alternative approach to Judaism, one in Boulder Colorado and the other in South Lake Tahoe California. We gather for Shabbat, holidays, hikes, skiing, and learning.

Rabbi Jamie Korngold is a best-selling author (more than 400,000 books sold) and travels to Jewish communities around the country teaching at congregations, colleges, camps, and JCCs. She trains clergy and counselors in her innovative approach to Judaism combining nature and the ancient wisdom of Jewish tradition.

We are especially proud of our innovative Bar and Bat Mitzvah programs. Our students hail from all over the world and study with us by Skype. Our Colorado based students are able to participate in a monthly Adventure Class where they climb peaks and snowshoe alongside their Hebrew studies. From Destination Bar & Bat Mitzvah ceremonies to Bar/Bat Yisrael ceremonies, which have no Hebrew, we have something for almost every Bar / Bat Mitzvah candidate.

In general, we are a "pay as you go" community, but we do rely heavily on membership (inexpensive!) donations and grants in order to sustain our community. Read more at the Adventure Rabbi blog.