The JGU Press, a project of Jewish Girls Unite, is thrilled to announce the upcoming release of its latest publication, ‘Weaving The Tapestry: A Journey Exploring Women of Valor Through the Ages’. This inspiring book delves into the timeless song of ‘Aishes Chayil — A Woman of Valor’, presenting remarkable stories of Jewish women who embody the virtues encapsulated in its verses.
To celebrate the release, a virtual book launch event will take place this Sunday afternoon, June 4, at 12 noon EST. The online program will feature inspirational tribute stories about women of valor from the book, as well as live performances by renowned singers Chaya Bracha Rubin and Chaviva Tarlow.
‘Weaving The Tapestry’ is the third publication in a series that began with the ‘One More Light’ book and ‘Voices in Harmony’ songbook available on Amazon. This collection represents the gifts entrusted to Jewish women and invites readers to embark on a transformative journey of self-discovery and empowerment. Each chapter offers thought-provoking questions and answers to deepen the understanding of the verses. The book also delves into the lives of Women in the Torah, who serve as exemplars of the virtues highlighted in each verse. Throughout its pages, readers will encounter Meaningful Melodies, Pearls of Wisdom, and heartfelt Aishes Chayil stories and tributes, all resonating with the essence of the verse.
Authored by Nechama Laber, founder of the JGU Press and a dedicated Chabad Shlucha, ‘Weaving The Tapestry’ aims to inspire readers to embrace their inner woman of valor and contribute their unique gifts to the magnificent tapestry of creation. Guided by the merit of women, this transformative journey leads us towards redemption.
Join the live event at 12 PM on ZOOM, ID 7437232085 .
Testimonial for ‘Weaving The Tapestry’ by Chana Weisberg, Author, and International lecturer
“This book is a beautifully crafted tapestry weaving together meaningful insights, many unique voices, compelling life stories and thought-provoking questions and answers. Its pages overflow with practical guidance, inspiration, and information for today’s modern women. Fusing the lessons from the lives of great women from our past, this book illuminates a path to navigate our world successfully. Each chapter has been curated with exquisite care to showcase a unique trait, providing a personal handbook for life.”
-About the Author:
Nechama Laber, the author of ‘Weaving The Tapestry’, draws strength from the stories of resilient women throughout history. As a Chabad Shlucha and co-director of Chabad of Southern Rensselaer County, she has been dedicated to serving the community since 1996. Nechama is passionate about empowering girls and women to build joyous Jewish homes. She firmly believes that the future of the Jewish people depends greatly on the daughters of Israel, with their inherent strengths holding tremendous potential. Nechama is an educator, Bat Mitzvah Club mentor, and director of the Jewish Girls Retreat and Jewish Girls Unite. Through these roles, she has shared the meaningful Aishes Chayil song and the stories of women of valor, instilling their significance in the hearts of countless girls and women.
Nechama is also the founder of the G.R.O.W. Method of Prayer, which provides training for educators and leaders worldwide through the GROW Connection Network. This program focuses on nurturing meaningful connections to one’s core, creator, and community.
The JGU Press publishes a range of publications, including books, journals, and educational resources. Notable works include “One More Light”, “Finding Song in Sorrow”, “Seven Voices of Leadership Bat Mitzvah Journal”, “GROW Through Prayer”, “GROW Planners”, and “My Haggadah Journal”. These publications and curricula are utilized around the world.