Why was there a large oven built behind the Hagra Synagogue in Jerusalem’s Shaarei Chesed neighborhood? Does the fact that each family has its own oven today distance us from one another? And how can we recreate a cohesive, trusting community atmosphere?

Watch the first episode in Rabbi Kenneth Brander’s new video series, in which he shares stories from our past to consider their impact on our future – and let us know what you think!