Tifereth Israel Synagogue, A Conservative Congregation

This Week and More 

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: 7:11 p.m. 
August 18, Pray at the Park begins at 6:15 p.m. 

Proneg (pre-oneg), 5:30 p.m.
Prior to our service we'll have time to schmooze while we enjoy some snacks and beverages. This is a great chance to hang out and schmooze before we begin our evening service.

August 19, Shabbat services begin at 9:30 a.m.  
This week's Torah portion is  Parashat Re'eh.    

Thanks to Seth Krosner for sponsering this week's bagels.
Havdalah: 8:18 p.m.
Need a ride to services? Email On the Go or phone their office at (877) 634-6537.
Meet and Greet Events
with Rabbi Joshua Dorsch
Rabbi Dorsch is looking forward to meeting members of our synagogue family in small, intimate groups. Join the fun of sharing and planning for the future of Tifereth Israel Synagogue. These events are specifically for members of Tifereth Israel. Our next gathering:
  • August 22, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m., Sisterhood members 
Click here to access the sign up form and choose the group that best fits you . Once you register, the name and address of the host home will be sent to you.

Not a member of Tifereth Israel? 
No problem. We welcome you to have an opportunity to meet Rabbi Dorsch. Email our Meet and Greet Committee and they'll be sure to get back to you. 
Rosh Chodesh Women's Group
August 23, 7:00 p.m
Celebrating Our Potential will be the focus of our learning.  Join us for an interactive text study, featuring Dr. Ilana De Laney, and explore a new beginning just as we approach Rosh Hashana.

Pepe Kahn will host our group this month. Click here for more details and RSVP information.
Be Part of Our Next Chapter
TIS Member Appreciation 
and Open House
August 27, 1:00 p.m.  
This complimentary event is to say, "Thank You!" for choosing to be part of the TIS family. More details are on our website.

RSVP by August 19
In order to plan appropriately, we do need  your reservation.  
Reserve your space online or call 619 697-6001.

A Special Invitation
Do you know someone who is looking for a congregational family? Invite them along to find out more about all we have to offer. 
Learn to Read Torah
September 10, 17, 24 and October 8, 11:00 a.m.
Here's your chance to discover this unique yet simple system of "trope" which has lasted hundreds of years. Norm Katz will teach the basics in four one hour lessons.  Learn more now.

Email your RSVP or call  619 697-6001 and let the office know you'll be joining.
Speed Schmoozing
August 26, following Shabbat Services
Enjoy getting to know each other in a fun and engaging manner. The more people you know, the more like a family Tifereth Israel and the San Diego Jewish community becomes. Click here to learn more. 
 Abraham Ratner Torah School
TIS Youth Groups        
Grades 2-12  
Sisterhood          Sisterhood Logo   
Men's Club           
Mark Your Calendar
Upcoming at Tifereth Israel Synagogue
Midrash Shabbat September 9
Shir Chadash Shabbat September 15

And Around Our Community  
Center for Jewish Culture Adult Education Classes  Various dates and locations
Jewish Bereavement Support Groups  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.
August 16, 2017
In This Issue
Traditions Gift Shop
Through August 27
Our entire stock (excluding candles, books and parchments) will be discounted by 50%! A special selection of items will be discounted even further.
Visit our website for more details and to see our summer shopping hours. 
This Week

on TIS Facebook 
We often see images of pomegranates in Jewish art, jewelry, and more. The fruit itself makes frequent appearances in Jewish cuisine. But what's so Jewish about this ancient treat? Quite a lot!

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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TIS Stay Healthy 
 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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Gift Cards

Donate While You Shop Gift Cards 

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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