In conjunction with the International Shabbos Project

join us for a weekend of inspiration with guest scholar & lecturer

Sara Esther Crispe

Shabbos Weekend of October 24-25

Weekend includes:

Shabbos Rosh Chodesh Parshas Noach
Schedule of Events & Topics

Candle lighting at 6:24 pm
Services at Chabad, 4311 Bettis Drive 6:30 pm

Communal Shabbat Dinner at
The Hampton - Galleria at 7:45 pm
$25 Adult, $18 Child, $180 Sponsor
RSVP REQUIRED by Wed. Oct. 22

Mind Control: The Power of Our Thought, Speech and Action
Join this event on Facebook!Does it really matter what we think if we don't ever speak those thoughts, let alone act on them? I mean, isn't daydreaming harmless? Aren't our actions all that really count? Join Sara Esther Crispe as we delve into the inner dimensions of our foundational characteristics, learn how they are the basis for how we interact with the world around us, and discover just how much power they have, and more importantly, how much power we have over them.

Preprayer Kabbala Study at 9 am
Services at Chabad at 10 am
Hallel, Weekly & Rosh Chodesh Torah Reading at approx. 11:15 am

Special Rosh Chodesh Kiddush & Farbrengen at 1 pm

Did You Hear What I Meant to Say?
At the root of most interpersonal issues seems to be miscommunication. Finding the right way to express our feelings is a huge challenge and yet essential to any healthy relationship. This talk, based in Kabbalistic thought, will discuss 5 steps for communicating in a positive and productive way.

Mincha at 6:25 pm
Maariv, Havdalla and Shabbos Ends at 7:17 pm

Women's Dessert & Discussion at 8:30 pm

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More Precious than Pearls?
womens dessert.jpgWhy would a Jewish woman be compared to a pearl? What lessons can the modern Jewish woman learn from the ancient text of “Eshet Chayil?” Join us as we explore how not only is this text relatable but transformative in how we understand ourselves, our potential and our power.

sara esther crispe.jpgSara Esther Crispe is the Co-Director of, a multi-layered educational non-profit celebrating the convergence between contemporary arts and sciences and timeless Jewish wisdom.

She has traveled the world as a sought out motivational speaker and educator, presenting on interpersonal relationships and the Kabbalistic approach to self-development. Sara Esther was also the creator of where she served as its editor for eight years and has worked with Part2Pictures as a consultant on Judaism for shows on the Oprah Winfrey Network and HARPO Productions.

A prolific writer, her pieces can be found, amongst other places, on The Huffington Post, Times of Israel and She is currently working on a book about parenthood titled, I Used to be the Perfect Mother, Then I Had Kids. She lives with her husband, Rabbi Asher Crispe, and four children in Merion Station, PA.

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