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Hike Oregon Ridge Park with KHL

Join us Sunday, February 251:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Oregon Ridge Park. 
Tall trees in a mature forest, a fish filled stream, and a scenic pond surrounded by rhododendrons are some of the delights of this Baltimore County park. Depending on the group's ability and interest we will hike 3-5 miles. The trail is at times hilly, and there are rocks and exposed roots underfoot. Wear sturdy boots, bring water and snacks. Hiking stick optional.
Leaders: Wendy Matt  443-858-0658 and Reuben Dagold 443-996-4772.
Directions: from I-83: take exit 20, Shawan Road West. Go about 1 mile then turn left onto Beaver Dam Road, then immediately turn right into park , following signs for Nature Center.  

Literature at Lunch 

Join us Saturday, March 10 at noon for a pre-Passover program to discuss with Gail Lipsitz  "Hard Hearts and Hubris: Pharaoh and Macbeth"
The Exodus story tells us that Pharaohs' heart was hardened, either by himself or by God, 20 times. Pharaohs' repeated refusals to let the Israelites go are direct challenges to God's power. Even after 10 horrible plagues, culminating in the Exodus, Pharaoh regrets his decision and pursues the liberated slaves to the Red Sea.
Shakespeare's Macbeth is another tyrant whose psychological journey and hardened heart are similar to Pharaohs'. It is fascinating to compare these two rulers as both are brought down by hubris, or the "arrogance of power."  
What can we learn from Pharaoh and Macbeth about the psychological and emotional process of hardening one's heart? What are the consequences for that individual and for others?  We will compare key quotes from the play and from the Biblical Exodus story. A short synopsis of "Macbeth" is provided by clicking on the title and hard copies are available in the KHL room, for your review before meeting. 

Upcoming at Kol HaLev

Tomorrow's Calendar

Shabbat Unplugged
: 7:00p

Friday Night

Shabbat Unplugged
: 7:00p

Shabbat Day

Torah Study (Rabbi's Tisch)
: 8:45a
Shabbat Morning Service
: 10:00a

Upcoming Programs & Events

Beit Lev Sunday School
Sunday, Feb 25 10:00a
Current Events Group
Sunday, Feb 25 10:30a
Youth Music Ensemble Practice
Sunday, Feb 25 2:00p
Social Justice Meeting
Thursday, Mar 1 7:00p

Parshat Tetzaveh

Parshat Zachor

Shabbat, Feb 24
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Designate KHL At AmazonSmile

Kol HaLev now has an account withAmazonSmile - basically anyone in the congregation, or elsewhere, can elect to have Amazon donate 0.5% of the purchase price of anything they buy on AmazonSmile credited to Kol HaLev. 
AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support Kol HaLev every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to KHL. To sign in and designate KHL click on this link:
To shop at AmazonSmile simply go from the web browser on your computer or mobile device. Make sure you are logged in at AmazonSmile each time you shop.
Thu, February 22 2018 7 Adar 5778