‘… if you would, do not go on without stopping by …  Let some water be brought, and wash your feet.  Rest under the tree.  I will get a morsel of bread for you to refresh yourselves.  Then you can continue on your way.  After all, you are passing by my house.’  Bereishit 18:3-5

At SHJC we see ourselves as Abraham and Sarah, with our tent open to you, typically with something to nosh!  Please join us, even if you are only passing through.  As you will see from this portal, there is much here we offer for you and yours.  Learn about our people and our programs.

We welcome you to study, pray, and serve with us!, Come, Engage, Participate…Belong!

Special Events


    Join us Saturday evening, December 7 at 7 pm for SHJC’s Night of Comedy: Bring On The Funny for a hysterical, laugh out loud, fun night featuring comedy by Carie Karavas, Richard Walker, SHJC member, David Wild, and SHJC Religious School graduate, Alex Aronson. Your ticket includes the show, hors D’oeuvres, dinner, dessert and open Continue Reading »


    Join us on Wednesday, November 13 for a Book/Author event with Lynda Cohen Loigman discussing her book “The Wartime Sisters”.


    Created in 1906, the Jewish Daily Forward’s advice column “A Bintel Brief” ( a bundle of letters), dispensed shrewd, practical advice to its readers.  It was intended to help Eastern European immigrants learn about their new country.  These letters and responses have become a remarkable oral record of the varied problems of Jewish immigrant life Continue Reading »


    The Fall 2019 CHAI (Community Hebrew Adult Ed Institute) Institute began Monday, October 28, 2019.  Click here for more information.


    Enjoy a fresh challah for Shabbat.  For more information, click.

  • Friday Night Alive

    Our last Friday Night Alive service with instrumental music was on Friday, October 25.   Stay tuned for the next date.

  • Alef and Bet Pilot Programs–choices in Religious School Education

    In this fast paced, frenzied world, SHJC is looking at different creative programs for the future of religious education. Join us as we expose ourselves to new ways of learning and be part of our new pilot programs for Alef and Bet students. Click here for Alef Pilot Project or Bet Pilot Program

  • Refer a Friend

    Our very popular Refer A Friend promotion is back! All you have to do is refer a friend or family member to SHJC, and you get a $200 dues credit ($100 for Early Childhood families) after that friend or family member has been a member for one year. It’s that simple. For more information, please contact Lisa Travis at membership@shjc.org.

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