Its Boker Balagan, Kallah Bet Style!

by Jeffrey Becker Today is Boker Balagan! “Balagan” is a Hebrew word meaning “craziness.”  This is a day when we don’t have the same schedule as the rest of the week and the campers get to choose what they want to do with the first three hours of programming in the morning: either two 90-minute activities, or one 3 hour option.  Boker Balagan will give campers the opportunity to try different activities on camp and spend more time on them than they might otherwise get to during Shabbat mini-chugim. The options for Kallah Bet Boker Balagan 2014 are: 3 Hour […]

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Service for July 24, 2014

Service for July 24, 2014

Shalom! Almost every evening at camp, we have a different cabin lead T’fillot (services). Each camper writes a part and reads it before all of camp in between the prayers we say or sing as a community. This way, every camper gets the opportunity to share something of themselves with the wider camp, and to teach the community something about their values, Judaism, or their connection to our prayers. Our cabin services make each of our T’fillot that much more unique and meaningful. —Jacob Kraus, T’fillah Specialist GUCI Evening Service July 24, 2014 Cabin 18: L’Chaim Opening Song Life has […]

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Service for July 22, 2014

Service for July 22, 2014

Shalom! Almost every evening at camp, we have a different cabin lead T’fillot (services). Each camper writes a part and reads it before all of camp in between the prayers we say or sing as a community. This way, every camper gets the opportunity to share something of themselves with the wider camp, and to teach the community something about their values, Judaism, or their connection to our prayers. Our cabin services make each of our T’fillot that much more unique and meaningful. —Jacob Kraus, T’fillah Specialist   GUCI Evening Service July 22, 2014 Cabin 13: Being Together   Opening […]

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Service for July 14, 2014

Service for July 14, 2014

Shalom! Almost every evening at camp, we have a different cabin lead T’fillot (services). Each camper writes a part and reads it before all of camp in between the prayers we say or sing as a community. This way, every camper gets the opportunity to share something of themselves with the wider camp, and to teach the community something about their values, Judaism, or their connection to our prayers. Our cabin services make each of our T’fillot that much more unique and meaningful. —Jacob Kraus, T’fillah Specialist   GUCI Evening Service July 14, 2014 Cabin 2: Inspiration   Opening Song […]

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Service for July 12, 2014

Service for July 12, 2014

Shalom! Almost every evening at camp, we have a different cabin lead T’fillot (services). Each camper writes a part and reads it before all of camp in between the prayers we say or sing as a community. This way, every camper gets the opportunity to share something of themselves with the wider camp, and to teach the community something about their values, Judaism, or their connection to our prayers. Our cabin services make each of our T’fillot that much more unique and meaningful. —Jacob Kraus, T’fillah Specialist   Shabbat Morning Service July 12, 2014 Cabin 10 Topic: Finding Value   […]

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Shabbat Service for July 18, 2014

Shabbat Service for July 18, 2014

Shalom! Almost every evening at camp, we have a different cabin lead T’fillot (services). Each camper writes a part and reads it before all of camp in between the prayers we say or sing as a community. This way, every camper gets the opportunity to share something of themselves with the wider camp, and to teach the community something about their values, Judaism, or their connection to our prayers. Our cabin services make each of our T’fillot that much more unique and meaningful. —Jacob Kraus, T’fillah Specialist   Shabbat Evening Service July 18, 2014 Cabin 11: Theme: New Connections   […]

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