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.

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Candle lighting: 7:05 p.m. 
April 21, Kabbalat Shabbat service beginning at 6:15 p.m.
This week is Shir Chadash Shabbat our monthly musical Kabbalat Shabbat service. Norman Kort will share a D'var Torah.  
April 22, Shabbat Services begin at 9:30 a.m.

This week's Torah portion is Parashat Shmini.  Norman Kort will deliver the D'var Torah.

Following, join us for Midrash Shabbat Lunch and Learn. Olga and Oscar Worm, will share insights into an Ethiopian community rebuilding itself, and reflections on the Shaar Hanegev (San Diego's "sister city" in Israel) community. 

Havdalah: 8:14 p.m.
Need a ride to services? Email On the Go or phone their office at (877) 634-6537.
Havdalah and Yom HaShoah Commemorative Service  
April 22, 8:00 p.m.
Following Havdalah, share a moving Yom HaShoah service featuring a dramatic presentation by members of our Torah School 7th grade class along with a choreographed lighting of 100 colored lights and poems recited by members of our TIS USY group. This event is hosted by our Men's Club. Click here for more details.
Rosh Chodesh and Make, Take & Bake
April 27, 7:00 p.m.  
Together, we're stronger! Join us in the kitchen at TIS as our Rosh Chodesh Women's Group combines forces with our monthly Make, Take and Bake Challah group. There is no charge but space is limited and your RSVP is needed. More details are on our site
What's Love Got to Do With It?
April 30, 10:30 a.m.
An interfaith family (having some family members who are and some who are not Jewish; parents, grandparents or extended family) is more common today than ever before and the questions and challenges are just as common.

Everyone is invited to this open and engaging conversation which will be led by members of our congregation. More details are on our website.
Silverman Preschool
Abraham Ratner Torah School
  Youth Department   
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  • Israel Independence Day BBQ Celebration May 4
  • Installation Luncheon June 25 
Men's Club         
Mark Your Calendar
Upcoming at Tifereth Israel Synagogue
iEnagage May 4 and 11
Torah on Tap May 8

And Around Our Community 
Center for Jewish Culture Adult Education Classes  Various dates and locations
Jewish Bereavement Support Groups  Various dates and locations 
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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 20, 2017

In This Issue
Meet Katey Lindley

We're excited to welcome Katey Lindley who will join our professional team as our Director of Jewish Education and Youth Engagement, beginning in July. Until then, Katey will spend some time getting to know our students, USYers, parents and more. Click here to learn more about Katey.
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Need some Jewish advice on how to be a gracious guest and a good host? This article has just what you need.

Keep up to date with us through our Facebook page. Our weekly enews, human interest stories, program announcements and more can all be found on our Facebook page.

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 Classes at TIS
Did you know that TIS offers a variety of classes for sound mind and body? 
  • Feeling Fit
  • Silver Sneakers Yoga with Jackie Gadd 
  • Line Dancing 
  • Caregiver Support Group 
Take a look and take advantage.

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A complete list of all of our gift cards is available on our website. Place your order online now or phone the Synagogue office at (619) 697-6001. Your purchases help support TIS.  

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