On Wednesday, February 3, 2010, Susan Berman and Phil Gazley discuss International Humanitarian Issues. Susan worked for 2 months in the slums of Mumbai as a volunteer for American Jewish World Service. Her presentation “Mumbai? India? Volunteer? Can you make a difference?” will begin at 7pm. Phil Gazley is the Social Justice Ministries Coordinator for the Youth With A Mission (YWAM) Network of City Initiatives. His presentation “Modern Day Slavery – What you can do locally and globally” will begin at 8:15 pm. February 3, 7:00 – 9:30 pm at Congregation Bonai Shalom, 1527 Cherryvale Road, Boulder. Free.
“The Forest of Sadness.” That’s the last stop recorded in the Sinai travel itinerary. What is this strange place? And what pain does it hold, there in the shadows of its trees?
Towards the end of The Book of Numbers, there is a list of 42 places on the Israelite's journey as they hope to enter a new land. It is reminiscent of the wanderings of refugees, migrants and asylum seekers of which there are some 65 million in our world today.