Rabbi Lipper's Sermons

June 27, 2014 - Final Sermon at TBC

June 20, 2014 - Sermon:  The Power to Heal

June 6, 2014 - Sermon: Three Score and Ten

May 9, 2014 - Sermon: Behar - Israel at 66

April 25, 2014 - Sermon: Zachor -  Remember (Yom HaShoah)

April 18, 2014 - Sermon: Shabbat Pesach - Season of Our Memory

April 11, 2014 - Sermon: Acharei Mot - The Magic Paint

April 10, 2014 - Passover Message from Rabbi Lipper

March 7, 2014 - Sermon: Rededication of the Tree of Life

January 31, 2014 - Sermon:  Where Does God Dwell?

January 24, 2014 - Sermon: New Member Shabbat

January 3, 2014 - Sermon: History or Truth

December 20, 2013 - Sermon:  From Bondage to Freedom -- The Ur Text of Jewish Life

December 6, 2013 - Sermon: Pulling the Branch of a Tree

November 22, 2013 - Sermon: JFK - 50 Years

November 8, 2013 - Sermon:  Kristallnacht -- 75 Years

November 1, 2013 - Sermon: Toledot - Eyes Wide Open ...

October 25, 2013 - Sermon: Hayei Sarah - Women on a Mission

October 11, 2013 - Sermon: Lekh Lekha - The Journey Outward & Inward

October 4, 2013 - Sermon:  Noah - the Bible ... Endless Treasure

September 14, 2013 - Sermon:  Yom Kippur Yizkor - Embracing

September 14, 2013 - Sermon: Yom Kippur Morning - Broken Open

September 13, 2013 - Sermon: Erev Yom Kippur - Making Space in Our Lives

September 5, 2013 - Sermon: Rosh Hashanah Morning - Hineini

September 4, 2013 - Sermon: Erev Rosh Hashanah - A Vision for the Future

August 22, 2013 - From the Rabbi's Study ...

August 16, 2013 - Sermon: Ki Teitzei - A Bag of Nails

August 9, 2013 - Sermon: Shofetim - Finding Balance and Stepping Forward

August 2, 2013 - Message from Rabbi David Lipper


 Rabbi Cohen's Sermons and Messages (partial list)

May 2013 - Rabbi's Remarks at the Congregational Meeting, 5/23/2013.  "I stand before you tonight as your rabbi, as your spiritual leader who has shared so many personal transformative moments with you and as a person who is going through her own period of big change ..."

May 2013 - Rabbi's Message to Congregants, 5/21/2013.  "How can I find the words to share with you my message tonight? In May 2000 I said "Shalom" to Temple B'nai Chaim.

April 2013 - Yom Hashoah Sermon: Freedom's Journey.  "You don’t remember, but your parents probably do, your first steps ..."  more

December 2012 - Sandy Hook Now and Going Forward.   "Incredibly, it has been a week since the unthinkable tragedy in Newtown.  For so many, the world is still topsy-turvy even as we carry on...." more

December 2012 - My Christmas.  "I feel as Jewish eating a candy cane as I do a Snickers bar.  I am a Jew if someone says 'Merry Christmas' to me or 'Happy Holidays'..."  more

November 2012 - Israel and Thanksgiving.  "As we prepare for the American ritual of Thanksgiving one cannot help but reflect the mix of feelings ...."  more

November 2012 - The Jewish Vote - What does it mean?  "For what it's worth, I will share with you what I think the 'Jewish vote' means, at least to me ..."  more

September 2012 - 5773 High Holy Day Sermons.