Dear Temple Emanuel of Tempe members, We enthusiastically invite all of you to join us for our annual meeting/gathering of community on April 30; (please see the attached invitation). Staying connected with you means so much to us. The following is an update on all that we are committed to providing during this time […]
Save the date! April 20 at 7:00 pm
2020 Annual Award Nominations Nominate here
Dear Community Partner: It’s great to connect with you! We’re writing to share about Temple Emanuel of Tempe, located near Rural and Guadalupe Roads, the largest Jewish congregation in the East Valley, home to hundreds of families and individuals, a religious school and a preschool. Our community is currently raising money to support our activities […]
Whether on your own or as a family, contemplate this list of behaviors. Decide which you can reasonably do, and which you might find nourishing. Bring flowers home on Friday. Share Shabbat Dinner Make it a regular thing Invite friends over Call/Face-time/Skype with special people. Set the table on Friday night/Erev Shabbat with linens and […]
On Rosh Hashanah, I proposed we embrace our Judaism by committing to seven specific acts in the year ahead. I’ll use this space to remind you of them in these intermediary days. ADOPT ONE MIZTVAH Mitzvot are commandments, for centuries the backbone of Jewish culture. We, as post-modern Reform Jews, struggle with the idea of […]
Subscribe to one Jewish cource….
This year, in partnership with Temple Emanu-El of San Diego, congregants will have their choice of study sessions and “Break-Out Activities”: At 12:30 pm, we encourage you to participate in: A Discussion on Criminal Justice Reform: Click here to register in advance for the Discussion and receive the Zoom Link “A Deeper Dive” on Yom […]
Below are several of the In-Person COVID Protocols we plan to implement upon our Student’s on-site return to class: CAPACITY % ● 8:1 Student to Teacher ratio per session * Additional capacity may be available in Social Hall and MPR DURATION ● Shortened class/teaching time ● Develop a process to implement staggered start time of […]
Consider helping to make masks for medical workers in AZ!
We invite you to join Jewish Family & Children’s Service in the collection of non-perishable food for our Just 3 Things High Holiday Food Drive, benefiting JFCS clients, including youth aging out of the foster care system as well as vulnerable individuals and families served by JFCS. Donations of any size help to assure that […]
At any point in the next two weeks, we encourage our members to participate in this photographic scavenger hunt!Take pictures at “Hear the Shofar”, “Tashlich”, or in your own backyard!
Rosh Hashanah has nearly arrived! Below you’ll find the schedule of our Rosh Hashanah Programming and Services, along with the links so that you can click on them directly and access them easily. Things viewers need to know about our Traditional Services: Temple Emanuel is excited to launch its new streaming site: www.emanueloftempe.org/live this Erev Rosh Hashanah. All of […]
Unlike previous years, we will not be ‘selling’ High Holy Day access for non-members – we ask that everyone who wishes to take part in Temple Emanuel’s High Holy Day services this year become a member of our congregation or offer a contribution. Your contribution is solely up to you and what you are comfortable […]
Zoom Practice Call Still new to Zoom? Our Clergy Assistant, Stacey, has scheduled a “practice” Zoom session on Tuesday, September 15th at 3:30 pm. Zoom is interactive. You’ll need a webcam and microphone (often built into your laptop or camera) to participate. Click on this blue wording here to participate Meeting ID: 951 8160 0810 | […]
Youth Programming Students in grades 5-12 should join TETY for educational, spiritual, and discussion-based Zoom Sessions. Let’s make the High Holy Days meaningful and spend time together. Grab some apples and honey, and spend time with other Temple Emanuel teens. Rosh Hashanah — Saturday, September 19. Rosh Hashanah Youth Programming for Grades 5-6 1:30 pm […]
Are you struggling with using Zoom? Are you worried about being able to access our upcoming High Holy Day Services? Temple Emanuel wants to help you master Zoom! Below you’ll find a video that walks you through the process and a document that outlines it in writing. Click here to watch a great video on […]