Making the most of our meeting with God. Rabbi Cohen will guide us as we explore the themes, development & engagement of the prayers that comprise the Amidah. RSVP
The Temple is seeking a full-time Director for TIR (Temple Institute of Religion) effective June 1, 2014. Click here for more information or to apply.
It’s Shabbat Worship with a Purim flair as the Friday Night Live Band provides the music for worship on 3.14. And you don't want to miss the Adult's Purim Party on 3.15 with beer, wine & music by SunJammer. RSVP to join us!
GOT TIME & TALENT? The Executive Committee is looking for leaders to step up and take an active role in 2014 programming. For more information, please contact
The Wurn Family Library Needs You!... Whether you are just relaxing with a good book or helping with a religious school project, The Temple library is an invaluable resource. Please become a "Friend of the Library" and help our library continue to meet the demands of our ever growing Temple community. By making a donation you will be adding your name to the list that appears in Temple Messenger.
Making the Most of Our Meeting with God.... Tuesdays (11 & 18) at 7:00 p.m. -
If you missed last week, not to worry. Join us this week. Each session stands on its own. Rabbi Cohen will lead an exploration of the themes, development and engagement of the prayers that comprise the Amidah. No prior knowledge is expected and the entire community is welcome to participate. RSVP by email or 733-7078.
Hamentaschen Pick-up .... Friday, March 14 from 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. & Saturday, March 15 from 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Purim Shabbat.... Friday, March 14 at 7:00 p.m. - Shabbat worship with a Purim flair! The Friday Night Live Band will provide music for our worship service. Bring boxes of mac n' cheese to use as your grogger, and we will donate them to JFCS Food Pantry afterwards. It's a don't miss night at Temple!
Purim Celebration (Adults Only) .... Saturday, March 15 - Enjoy a delectable dessert reception including beer & wine, live music by SunJammer, special Purim Spiels. Costumes encouraged (but optional!). Adult members and prospective members welcome. $18 per person.
Bella Voce Concert.... Saturday, March 29 at 7:00 p.m. - A family concert event! Join us for this very special evening, as we celebrate "Music from the Heart of the Jewish People." The concert is presented by the Henry B. Masin/Isaac Freeman Cultural Actitivities Fund and is free of charge. A dessert reception will follow. RSVP to attend. Temple attire is suggested.
Lefkowitz Interfaith Passover Seder.... Thursday, April 10 at 6:00 p.m. - Rabbi Sidney Lefkowitz believed in the value of building strong relations with people of faith across our Jacksonville community. Here at Temple, we carry on that tradition to the present day with our engagement in interfaith learning,worship and fellowship. Join us as we welcome friends from all different faiths to join us for a model Passover Seder. We’ll share the symbols and meaning of this holiday, and explore how the similarities and differences amongst us can actually bring us together and help us all find deeper connections to our own faith traditions. This special evening, including dinner, is offered at no charge thanks to the generosity of the Rabbi Lefkowitz Institute on Judaism Fund,Space is limited and reservations are absolutely required. Call the Temple office at 733-7078 or email to reserve your spot today!
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