November 01, 2014   8 Cheshvan 5775

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Come on in. Take off your coat. Have a little something to eat. And join a dynamic and inclusive Reform congregation where you truly belong. From young families, to seniors, to singles to interfaith and same sex couples, all are welcome to take part in a spiritual environment where joy and personal connections flourish.

As a vital and active congregation led by Rabbi Randy Sheinberg, you’ll find Early Childhood Education and Hebrew School, a Junior and Senior Youth Group, Lifelong Learning and Torah Study, Sisterhood and Brotherhood, the Caring Community and a wealth of social activities and events for all.

Tikvah means hope. And we hope you’ll consider becoming part of this caring community. Give us a call. Come visit us. We'll make a plate for you.

October 29 – Zumba continues on Wednesdays: October 29th and November 5th, 12th, 19th and 26th at 7:30 pm.

UPDATE – Click here for our current calendar. 

Next Tot Shabbat is on November 15 – Join us for a Grandparent Shabbat Celebration. 



November 8 – Lunch and Learn: Tikkun Middot begins at 11:30 am.

November 16 – Tour and Learn at the Kupferberg Center at QCC. All meet at 10:00 am.

Click here for our Fall Schedule of Early Childhood Programming.

The Days of Awe are behind us, or are they? Click here to hear Rabbi Sheinberg's discourse on the intersection of Alaska, Abraham and Chesed.

See the Special Events page to get a copy of the Battle of the Briskets Cookbook

Shabbat Services Schedule  

Friday, October 31, 2014
    8:00 pm – Shabbat Service
                    with Choir

Saturday, November 1, 2014
    9:00 am – Torah Study
   10:15 am – Bar Mitzvah

Friday, November 7, 2014
    6:45 pm – Torah Study    
    8:00 pm – Shabbat Service
                    and Presentatation
                    to mark Kristallnacht

Saturday, November 8, 2014
    9:00 am – Torah Study
   10:15 am – Learning Service 
   11:30 am – Lunch and Learn  

Friday, November 14, 2014
    7:30 pm – 6th Grade Family
                    Shabbat Service
Saturday, November 15, 2014
    9:00 am – Torah Study
    10:15 am – Tot Shabbat
    6:30 pm – Havdalah Service

Upcoming Events  

Please see above.

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HAVE A GREAT SUMMER!! - The Reform Blog  

Twenty Becomes One: Seeing Our Congregations as Family, Especially During Hardship

In the fall of 2008, I was the executive director of a 1,000-household synagogue. We had recently finished a major sanctuary renovation, and our membership numbers were on an encouraging upward trend. Our finances were sound, and we had big plans for the year ahead. The new president of our board was writing her first […]

Reform Movement Expresses Concern Over Separate Bus Lines for Israeli Jewish Settlers and Palestinian Workers

Regarding recent news of separate bus lines for Israeli Jewish settlers and Palestinian workers in the West Bank, Rabbi Rick Jacobs,l president of the Union for Reform Judaism, today made the following statement: We are deeply concerned regarding the recent decree by Israel’s Defense Minister, Moshe Ya’alon, stating that there will be separate bus lines […]

A New Sound for a New Generation: NFTY’s Music in the 2000s

by Caryn Roman There was a time when the term “Jewish Rock” might have been considered an oxymoron. In my own NFTY and camp days in the mid-to-late 90s, most of the music in services and song sessions reflected the Movement’s folk roots and didn’t sound much like what we listened to on the radio […]
New Website Announced  
The URJ has announced a new website:  Click here to explore it
Sid Jacobson JCC Overview of Specialized Services  


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