LESSONS FROM THE TALL BAMBOO TREE
TU B'SHVAT MESSAGE
BY RABBI GLENN BLACK
It’s cold outside, the wind blows, and the snow swirls or lies in hard compact layers on the ground. As we huddle in the warmth of our homes, we come upon what is seemingly a misplaced Jewish holiday called “Tu B’shvat,” a holiday when we celebrate the trees.
Surely there is a better time to celebrate the birth of trees?