LIGHT THE NIGHT CELEBRATION
Wisdom Wednesday Speaker
Topic: Light the Night Celebration
December 20, 2017
Join our first annual “Light the Night” celebration. Bring your light(s) to the Wednesday night service, December 20th 6pm. and help us light up 41st and Telegraph. We will decorate the church inside and out. Rabi Rebecca Kaplan will be our Guest Speaker. Light refreshments will be served. We’re the light!
Rebecca Kaplan serves all Oakland on the City Council as Oakland’s only At-Large City Councilmember since being elected in 2008. Before joining the City Council, she served as an elected director on the AC Transit Board and worked as a housing rights attorney in Oakland.
Rebecca is a bible scholar who attended Orthodox Hebrew school from a young age. She’s well-studied in scripture, fluent in Old Testament Hebrew and has taught bible classes for a variety of congregations. In 2010, the New York Times wrote a profile about her sermons in Oakland churches.