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: 7:35 p.m. 
July 21, Kabbalat Shabbat service beginning at 6:15 p.m. This week is Shir Chadash Shabbat. This month we'll be missing both of our singers are but the band will must on! Come and experience Shir Chadash "lite."

A yummy ice cream bar will be shared at the Oneg Shabbat and is being hosted by Sue and Jerry Hermes.

July 22, Shabbat services begin at 9:30 a.m.  
This week's Torah portion is  Parashat  Matot-Masei.    
Havdalah: 8:43 p.m.
Need a ride to services? Email On the Go or phone their office at (877) 634-6537.
TIS & Braun Library Film Series
July 23, 2:00 p.m.
Arranged is the story of two women whose people are often at odds but find they're more alike than anyone expects. Click here for more details.

Our films are always free of charge and open to the entire community.
Family Fun Night:
Dinner & Board Games
July 23, 5:00 p.m.
Following a pasta dinner, w e'll set up a variety of games for all to enjoy. More details are on our website

July 18 is our reservation deadline
Click here to RSVP or phone the office at 619 697-6001.
Rosh Chodesh Women's Group
July 24, 7:00 p.m.
What are the origins of prayer and why do we pray?  How can prayer improve our physical and mental well being and how does it improve our relationship with God?  Debbie Mishek will host our group as well as guide the discussion. More details are here.

Click here to RSVP or call 619 697-6001. 
Pray at the Park
July 28, 6:15 p.m.
Let's share a unique Kabbalat Shabbat experience at Lake Murray Community Park.  Bring a dairy or pareve Shabbat picnic dinner to enjoy following our service. 

Proneg (pre-oneg) at 5:30 p.m.
Let's start celebrating early. Join us to schmooze and have some snacks and beverages. This is a great chance to hang out with Rabbi Dorsch, and each other, before we begin our evening service. More details are here
 Abraham Ratner Torah School
Community Jewish High
for students in grades 8 - 12
Our program, a coalition between Tifereth Israel Synagogue and Temple Emanu-El, is an opportunity for students to learn, grow, socialize, and explore Judaism in an engaging and mature manner. Learn more on our website.
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TICO Annual Pops Concert
July 30, 3:00 p.m.
We will have a variety of film and television music, light, familiar classics, waltzes, marches, Broadway, and our usual sprinkling of surprises. A concert for the whole family.

Visit our website for more details and to purchase tickets.
Mark Your Calendar
Upcoming at Tifereth Israel Synagogue
Tisha B'Av Service July 31
Speed Schmoozing August 26
Be Part of Our Next Chapter: TIS Member Appreciation and Open House August 27

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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Keep up with all that is going on in our congregation, schools, special interests, and auxiliaries. You choose the news   you'll use.  
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.
July 19,  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 
Jewish music today extends well beyond the synagogue, to the concert halls of Israel, the klezmer revival, and the reggae of Matisyahu. How much do you know about Jewish music?

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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