NJ NCSY Presents “Teens and Spirituality For New Generation,” Jan 8 in Teaneck

December 30, 2011

NEW JERSEY NCSY PRESENTS “TEENS AND SPIRITUALITY: NEW APPROACHES FOR A NEW GENERATION” AT TEANECK’S CONGREGATION BNAI YESHURUN, JANUARY 8

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New Jersey NCSY will present “Teens and Spirituality: New Approaches for a New Generation” on Sunday, January 8, from 7:00-10:00 p.m. at Congregation Bnai Yeshurun, 641 West Englewood Avenue in Teaneck. The event is rescheduled from its original date due to the snowstorm in October.

NCSY | Jewish Youth Leadership is the international youth movement of the Orthodox Union.

The evening — through a series of sessions given by rabbis and educators from local shuls and high schools — will address contemporary issues with spirituality experienced by teens within the modern Orthodox community.

Topics will include:

• “Making Shabbat Meaningful to a 21st Century Teenager”

• “What is Your Teenager Saying to God? Turning Our Teens on to Tefillah”

• “Teenage Girls and Spirituality: Struggles and Solutions”

• “The 10 Questions That Teens Ask, The 10 Answers You Need to Know”

Featured speakers at the event include:

• Rabbi Steven Burg, International Director of NCSY and OU Managing Director

• Rabbi Yaakov Glasser, Regional Director of New Jersey NCSY

• Rabbi Dr. Jonathan Rosenblatt, Senior Rabbi at Riverdale Jewish Center

• Rabbi Larry Rothwachs, Senior Rabbi at Congregation Beth Aaron

• Lauren Roth, MSW, LSW, Marriage and Parenting Therapist

• Rabbi Eliezer E. Rubin, Principal of Rae Kushner Yeshiva High and Joseph Kushner Hebrew Academy Middle School

• Mrs. C.B. Neugroschl, Head of School at Yeshiva University High School for Girls

• Rabbi Daniel Price, Associate Dean of The Rosenbaum Yeshiva of North Jersey

For more information, please contact Rabbi Dovid Cofnas at 201-862-0250 x300 or {encode=”mailto:dovid@njncsy.com” title=”dovid@njncsy.com”}.

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