Congregation Ner Tamid

Faith Matters Podcast

Welcome To The Faith Matters Podcast

featuring

Rabbi Sanford D. Akselrad from Congregation Ner Tamid and

Reverend Dr. Adrian N. Doll from Green Valley Presbyterian Church

 

 

Wednesday, January 24, 2023

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Faith Matters Podcast #12 – Traveling To Israel To Bear Witness

In this episode of Faith Matters, Rabbi Sanford D. Akselrad from Congregation Ner Tamid

and Reverend Dr. Adrian N. Doll from Green Valley Presbyterian Church

talk about Rabbi’s trip to Israel, the importance of bearing witness

after the Hamas-led terror attacks on October 7, 2023,

the Christian community’s support, and how you can help support Israel.

 

Wednesday, December 6, 2023

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The Joys And Oys Of Christmas And Chanukah

In this episode of Faith Matters, Rabbi Sanford D. Akselrad from Congregation Ner Tamid

and Reverend Dr. Adrian N. Doll from Green Valley Presbyterian Church

talk about the joys and oys of Christmas and Chanukah, what they love, what they don’t understand,

and how these holidays bring their faithful together.

 

Thursday, October 26, 2023

 

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Reading The Names, Praying For The Hostages

In this special episode of Faith Matters,

Rabbi Sanford D. Akselrad from Congregation Ner Tamid

and Reverend Dr. Adrian N. Doll from Green Valley Presbyterian Church

talk about the War in Israel and the hostages being held by Hamas.

They invite Las Vegas Regional Director of the Israeli American Council Ofra Etzion

to help read the names of every hostage in recognition of their plight,

and to pray for their release and their safe return.

When viewed on YouTube, this podcast features photos

of the hostages as published on https://stories.bringthemhomenow.net.

Join the Israeli American Council for a BRING THEM HOME NOW! rally

on Sunday, October 29, 2023, at 6:00 p.m., in front of the Forum Shops at Caesars Palace.

Stand with Israel and show your support!

 

Wednesday, October 25, 2023

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Healing And The Power Of Prayer

Rabbi Sanford D. Akselrad from Congregation Ner Tamid

and Reverend Dr. Adrian N. Doll from Green Valley Presbyterian Church

talk about healing and the power of prayer.

Does suffering have meaning?

Should one always have a sense of hope?

And why you should always remember the goodness of God.

 

Monday, October 16, 2023


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Israel At War

In this special episode of Faith Matters,

Rabbi Sanford D. Akselrad from Congregation Ner Tamid

and Reverend Dr. Adrian N. Doll from Green Valley Presbyterian Church

talk about the complexities of the War in Israel,

the atrocities that have taken place, the importance of solidarity,

and how people of faith need to pray together and become beacons of light in the face of evil.

 

Wednesday, October 11, 2023

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In Sickness And In Health

Rabbi Sanford D. Akselrad from Congregation Ner Tamid

and Reverend Dr. Adrian N. Doll from Green Valley Presbyterian Church

talk about allowing God to reach out to you when experiencing illness and despair,

and when you’re sick, you shouldn’t concentrate on ‘why me?’

but instead be open to unexpected blessings when searching for meaning in your suffering.

 

Wednesday, October 4, 2023

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CHAT GPT And Artificial Intelligence

Rabbi Sanford D. Akselrad from Congregation Ner Tamid

and Reverend Dr. Adrian N. Doll from Green Valley Presbyterian Church

talk about CHAT GPT and Artificial Intelligence and if technology

could every replace spiritual leaders and communities of faith.

 

Wednesday, September 27, 2023

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Where Are All The Young People?

Rabbi Sanford D. Akselrad from Congregation Ner Tamid

and Reverend Dr. Adrian N. Doll from Green Valley Presbyterian Church

talk about welcoming young people into their Congregations

and why it’s sometimes a challenge for the younger generation

to discover Faith Matters.

 

Wednesday, September 20, 2023

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CHAT GPT And Artificial Intelligence

Rabbi Sanford D. Akselrad from Congregation Ner Tamid and

Reverend Dr. Adrian N. Doll from Green Valley Presbyterian Church

talk about CHAT GPT and Artificial Intelligence and if technology

could every replace spiritual leaders and communities of faith.

 

Wednesday, September 13, 2023

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Spiritual Destiny

Rabbi Sanford D. Akselrad from Congregation Ner Tamid and

Reverend Dr. Adrian N. Doll from Green Valley Presbyterian Church

talk about the Jewish High Holy Days,

the chance for redemption, and if we can change our spiritual destiny.

 

Wednesday, September 6, 2023

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Reward And Punishment

Rabbi Sanford D. Akselrad from Congregation Ner Tamid and

Reverend Dr. Adrian N. Doll from Green Valley Presbyterian Church

talk about whether or not God cares about the weather,

and they’re not talking about rain or shine but about reward and punishment.

 

Wednesday, August 30, 2023

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Where Art Thou?

Rabbi Sanford D. Akselrad from Congregation Ner Tamid and

Reverend Dr. Adrian N. Doll from Green Valley Presbyterian Church

introduce their new weekly podcast “Faith Matters” and talk about

each other’s Congregations and denominations and why it’s important to keep interfaith dialogue alive.

Join us next week for a spirited and spiritual discussion about reward and punishment.

 

Wednesday, August 23, 2023

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         What happens when a Las Vegas Reform Jewish Rabbi and a Las Vegas Presbyterian Pastor

have a conversation as friends?

They discover that no matter where you live, or what you believe, Faith Matters.

         Rabbi Sanford D. Akselrad from Congregation Ner Tamid and

Reverend Dr. Adrian N. Doll from Green Valley Presbyterian Church

introduce their new podcast “Faith Matters” by way of an introduction video

that documents a pulpit share

that took place Friday, July 14, 2023, at CNT, and on Sunday, July 16, 2023, at GVPC.

         Starting Wednesday, August 30, 2023, the two Henderson, NV, spiritual leaders will share

a new weekly podcast that will keep their interfaith dialogue alive.

         Stay tuned, and let us know what you think!