Tifereth Israel Synagogue, A Conservative Congregation

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A fully egalitarian congregation, affiliated with the United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism, representing both tradition and innovation in the Jewish community. Diverse, warm and personal, Tifereth Israel Synagogue creates a foundation for an authentic Jewish experience.

This Shabbat   torah-reading.jpg  
Candle lighting: 7:04 p.m. 
April 20, Kabbalat Shabbat services begin at 6:15 p.m. This week is Shir Chadash Shabbat, our musical service.

April 21, Shabbat services begin at 9:30 a.m. This week, Malachai Ghitman will celebrate his Bar Mitzvah. The congregational Kiddush luncheon is being hosted by Cristal Ghitman and Mark Ghitman in honor of their son's Bar Mitzvah.

This week's Torah portion is  Parashat Tazria Metzorah

Havadalah at 8:13 p.m.

Need a ride to services?  Email On the Go  or phone their office at (877) 634-6537.
TIS Book Club
April 22, 9:30 a.m.
The Ritual Bath   by Faye Kellerman,  is the book where it all began, the relationship between Detective Pete Decker and Rina Lazarus, a deeply religious young widow who will become his wife. The case is the brutal rape of a woman who was returning from the  mikvah  in a  yeshiva community. 

Learn more about our Book Club on our website
Israel Trip Meeting
April 25, 6:00 p.m.
TIS is planning a trip to Israel during the summer of 2019. We've had several inquiries and we're ready to move forward. What could be better than experiencing the holy land with your family an d friends? Click here to read more details
TIS Annual  Congregational Meeting
May 6, 9:15 a.m.
Come and learn about the state of our congregation, reflect on the successes of this past year and discuss our goals for this coming year. Details are here.
Chick Flicks Chick Flicks: BOOK CLUB
May 10, 7:00 p.m.*
Our Chicks have been invited to a sneak peek of this upcoming film at the AMC Theaters in Mission Valley. We have a limited number of seats available and reservations will be accepted on a first come, first served basis. 

*Please note, you MUST arrive at the theater by 6:30 p.m.  or your ticket may be forfeited.

Click here to RSVP and to view the film's trailer.
Silverman Preschool       
Abraham Ratner Torah School    
  • 7th Grade Graduation, May 5
  • Last Day of Torah School & 3rd Grade Siddur Presentation, May 6
TIS Youth Groups        
Grades 2-12  
  • USY Laser Tag and Sr. USY Overnight, May 5
  • Membership Forms 2017-18
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Men's Club           
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There's a whole lot going on in our congregation, schools, auxiliaries, and special interest groups. Keep up with all of it but remember,  you choose the news   you'll use.  
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Upcoming at Tifereth Israel Synagogue
Torah on Tap May 14
Rosh Chodesh Women's Group  May 16
TICO Concerts June 10 and 12

And Around Our Community  
Israel Fest 2018 April 29
Center for Jewish Culture Adult Education Classes  Various dates and locations
Learn More about
Whether you're looking to join a congregational family or just wish to visit  email Beth Klareich or phone her at (619) 697-6001 ext. 108. She'll share more information with you and invite you to join us for services or any of our events and programs.
April 19, 2018
In This Issue
In the TIS Family
Yaeli Schwartz and Asaf Gaon welcomed their second son, Elan. TIS members Rochelle and Haim Schwartz are thrilled to welcome their newest grandchild along with Nora and Matti Gaon. Elan's big brother, Nadav, was happy to greet his new brother.
Celebrate Israel with an American BBQ
hosted by TIS Men's Club and SIsterhood
April 19, 6:00 p.m.
Along with a BBQ, beer, and wine, we'll hear from  Sarah Tagger, Campus Strategist & Campaign Manager of StandWithUs. Visit our site for more details. 

RSVP by noon on April 19 either online or by calling 619 697-6001.
This Week
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Mazal tov TIS member and Silverman Preschool parent Lindsey Zipkin (Associate Director Of Development at Anti-Defamation League) for organizing the Walk as well as our team.

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