Category Archives: Chanukah

Chanukah

Thank you to our MCJC member, Gale Harris, for sharing this beautiful Chanukah poem with us: All people yearnFor light in winterEven then, especially then.The temple was defiledAnd only one light shown:A once eternal lightThat could not be sustained.It should … Continue reading

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Community Havdalah at MCJC November 17

Community Havdalah at MCJC November 17 at 5 pm Join MCJC in celebrating Havdalah with a Hanukkah theme. Families will come together to pray and celebrate. We will build a swim noodle Menorah! Serving pizza, pasta, and salad. NO Community … Continue reading

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MCJC’s Annual Hanukkah Carnival This Sunday, Dec. 17

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Happy Hanukkah — celebrate the season with your MCJC family…

McHenry County Jewish Congregation’s Annual Hanukkah Carnival Sunday, December 17 9:15 am – 12:00 pm Dreidel & Menorah Decorating, Hanukkah Trivia, Hannukah Bingo, Dreidel Twister, Yummy Latkes by The Latke Men, and a Professional Magician!!!

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Hannuka 2016

Hannuka 2016 In the Jewish mystical tradition of Kabbalah, there is a saying: “The greatest revelation of Godliness is the light that emerges from the darkness.” Our sages were teaching us that our task as human beings is to uncover, … Continue reading

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