• Welcome

    “How goodly are your tents, O Jacob, your dwelling places, O Israel.” Numbers 24:5
  • Worship

    “The world rests on three things: Torah, prayer and acts of loving kindness.” Pirkei Avot 1:2
  • Learning

    “Know from where you have come to know what your legacy will be.” Pirkei Avot 3:1
  • Life cycle

    “To every thing there is a season and a time to every purpose under the heaven.” Kohelet 3:1
  • Homeless Shelter


    “If I am only for myself, what am I? If not now, when?” Rabbi Hillel

Featured Events

Comedy Night Live!

05 Dec 2015 | 08:00 pm
Enjoy a fun-filled night with friends and congregants at TBE’s Comedy Night Live! The event features twin comics Stone & Stone and
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Hanukkah Shabbat at TBE

11 Dec 2015 | 05:45 pm
Celebrate Hanukkah at TBE with a special Shabbat dinner and Kabbalat Shabbat services. The festivities begin at 5:45 pm with a family friendly
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TBE News

Shabbat Pick Me Up

Transport for the both the body and the soul As part of our Reyut initiative, we’re looking for people to provide rides for congregants who are unable to enjoy Friday night services due to a lack of transportation. If you’re interested in performing this special...
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Auction Items Needed for Temple Rock

Temple Rock 2016 is just around the corner (February 6, 2016), and you can help make our auction a great success. Do you know someone who might be willing to donate: A vacation home or timeshare? A unique experience or cool product? Autographed memorabilia? Access to a private...
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Calendar of Activities

Hot Topics for Cold Nights
Dec 1 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm

hot-topicsJoin us as we explore how Jewish tradition can guide and inform us as we evaluate major issues in today’s society.

Tonight’s topic: Gender and Judaism.

For more information or to RSVP, contact the TBE Education Office.

Lunch & Learn: Untangling the Psalms
Dec 2 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm

lunch-learnThe 150 religious poems that make up the Book of Psalms are both strange and familiar, forming the backbone of the liturgy. The metaphors are tangled, but the emotional states they express are as immediate now as when they were written. Join Rabbi Hammerman as we read, discuss and savor these texts as they have come down through the centuries.

Bring your own lunch. We’ll provide the lively discussion.

For more information or to RSVP, contact the TBE Education Office.

Board of Trustees Meeting
Dec 2 @ 7:30 pm
Reyut Session
Dec 2 @ 7:30 pm


Join us for an evening of connection and friendship.

Channe Fodeman, LCSW, accomplished clinical social worker and educator, will discuss “The Specialness of Kindness.”

The event is free and open to the public.

For additional information, e-mail Melanie Massell.

Introduction to Hebrew Reading and Prayer
Dec 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

alef-betLed by Sue Shapiro, participants will learn the letters and sounds of the Israeli alef-bet and begin to learn to read and chant the prayers of the worship service.

For more information or to RSVP, contact the TBE Education Office.

Kabbalat Shabbat
Dec 4 @ 7:30 pm
Shabbat Services
Dec 5 @ 9:30 am
Comedy Night Live
Dec 5 @ 8:00 pm

Featuring twin comics Stone & Stone and Richie Byrne.

BYOB. Dessert and coffee will be served.

Hanukkah: 1 Candle
Dec 6 @ 12:00 am
Sisterhood Paid-up Membership Brunch
Dec 6 @ 9:30 am


It’s time again for Sisterhood’s annual paid-up membership brunch.

Our speaker this year is TBE and Sisterhood member Susan Freydberg, doctor of social work, who will discuss women’s friendships.

If you’re not a Sisterhood member, you can join that morning. Dues are $36.

Please RSVP early to sisterhood@tbe.org.