Archive: September 2020

Apples and Honey

President’s Message: TEKIAH, SHEVARIM, TERUAH!   

Posted on September 16, 2020

Dear fellow congregants:   Rosh Hashanah begins on Friday evening with our special Rosh Hashanah seder and the temple is abuzz this week with virtual and in-person last minute preparations. Rabba Kaya, Kochava Monro (the Cantorial Soloist with us last year), the High Holiday Steering Committee, and the Ritual Committee have been working diligently for Continue Reading »

Phases of the Moon

Water from the Well: From Regret to Repair

Posted on August 31, 2020

We have just entered the month of Elul- a time of preparation for the High Holidays. In this month it is customary to recite Psalm 27 each day. This psalm includes the familiar song Ahat Sha’alti. It also includes a phrase at the very end of the psalm beginning with the word lulei– which means:  if only. We all have Continue Reading »

Person Blowing Shofar

High Holiday Information

Posted on August 19, 2020

TIP High Holiday Services and events will include a combination of live-streamed services from our sanctuary (via Zoom and Facebook Live) as well outdoor experiences. Erev Rosh Hashanah begins with a Rosh Hashanah Seder over Zoom. Participants will receive a prayer guide to use during this event as well as instructions on how to prepare Continue Reading »