2005 Voices of the past, Visions of the future by Judy Seid
Charming, great potential, interesting, great price - means too small and badly taken care of, in a marginal neighborhood. And all the rooms are painted different colors and have different carpets. Charming: - too small Great potential: badly taken care of, will cost a lot to fix up Interesting: And all the rooms are painted different colors and have different carpets. Great price - bad neighborhood
That's us. We lack money, time, consistency and legitimacy.
Going for us: First three from Bob Sims Compelling - makes sense, attractive, Sustaining - gives answers, support, work, we have STUFF Authentic - both to Jewish culture and ourselves Inclusive - we don't tell you whether or not you are a Jew
Also, we are small thinkers, but this is both good and bad. Care about individual But don't have vision and will to chase it because it might hurt individuals
Challenge for today is to use our strengths to attack our weaknesses. Build a house we can be proud of. Interesting stuff, but coherent, big enough and a place where people want to come.