Archive for February 11th, 2018

Plunging for fun, education, clean water

An estimated 250 people jumped into a 38-degree Brandywine Creek Saturday to benefit the Brandywine Red Clay Alliance. It was the 10th Polar Plunge, the organization’s largest fundraiser. BRC Executive Director Jim Jordan said the event brought in $164,000 during its first nine years. “This event sets the tone, it’s the barometer for the rest of the year for ...

 
 

Rabbinic Reflections: God’s Eagles

"I am a rabbi and a person of faith. But God has nothing to do with this," wrote a friend of mine in response to many Eagles' players attributing the Super Bowl LII victory to God. I have had this conversation about God and sports before but let us face it, the Eagles winning the Lombardi trophy is different. No, God does not have a favorite NFL team; no, God does ...