Confirmation Temple Emanuel was honored to bestow Confirmation on a group of 10th Graders who have been devoted in their Jewish studies. As part of the ceremony on May 12, 2017, the students wrote personal statements explaining what being Jewish means to them, describing their experience in Confirmation Class, and outlining the next steps of […]
By the time you read this, spring training will be just about over and pro baseball, our nation’s summer sport, will be playing games that count. Meanwhile, MOE’s programming year is wrapping up. Basically, MOE takes the summer off as members refresh themselves on vacation. Purim effort: We’d like to recognize MOE member Karl Hermann […]
Your Sisterhood has been very active during the winter months. We ended the year with our annual Chanukah Party. Approximately 30 women joined forces for a pot luck dinner and gift exchange. Wonderful food, and a lot of fun stealing from each other as we opened our presents! If you were not able to join […]
The Temple Emanuel’s 40th anniversary gala is fast approaching. This celebratory event, “40 Years, Better Together,” will be held at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, April 29 at the Iron Oaks Country Club, 24218 S. Oakwood Blvd., Sun Lakes.
Thank you to everyone who volunteered to help during our Purim Carnival! From MOE’s BBQ chefs to the Rural Street Klezmer Band, face painters to ticket sales tablers- we appreciate you! See you next year!
The holiday of Pesach (Passover) is right around the corner. Each year at the Seder we retell the story of the exodus from Egypt. This was the time in our history during which we were shaped as a “people”. Judaism has since been based in community, and there are a particular set of values, laws […]
Do you have time and interest to help make noshes happen every week? Temple Emanuel is restarting it’s nosh committee! Members of this committee will arrive one hour prior to the nosh start time to plate food, set up, and serve the nosh before Shabbat. You don’t need to commit to every Friday to help! […]
A week of great films kicks off this Sunday, with the showing of “On the Map” and an after-movie chat with Rabbi Jason. Sunday, February 19th 3:00 pm Harkins Theatres Chandler Fashion 20 (Harkins Movie Theatre at Chandler Mall) ”On the Map” tells the story of the 1977 European championship in which the Israeli team […]
Dan Gordon Camp Scholarship application (pdf) Mort and Martha Flom Scholarship information (pdf)
Memorial Scrolls Trust The Memorial Scrolls Trust is responsible for almost 1600 Czech Torah scrolls worldwide. The scrolls were rescued from the Holocaust by the Prague Jewish community and were brought to Westminster Synagogue, London, almost 50 years ago. Today, thanks to the work of the Memorial Scrolls Trust, these scrolls have been allocated […]