KeSHEr is Shaare Emeth’s new initiative for women’s programming.
KeSHEr’s Most Recent Event…
Shelters of Peace
Finding Contentment in Our Homes ~ Working for Safety in All Homes
KeSHEr, Shaare Emeth’s new initiative for Women’s Programming, held an evening of learning and creating around the Jewish value of shalom bayit, peace in the home.
The evening included:
- A brief learning session with Rabbi Andrea Goldstein on shalom bayit and the origin and spiritual practice of the mezuzah
- A presentation by Michelle Schiller-Baker, executive director of St. Martha’s Hall, a St. Louis shelter providing assistance to abused women and children
- Opportunities to create your own mezuzah and make care packages for women and children at St. Martha’s Hall
- Creating donation packs for the women of Saint Martha’s Hall