‘… 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

  • Tashlikh

    The congregation is invited to join with Rabbi Jacknis and Hazzan Shamash on Sunday afternoon, September 18, at 4:30 PM SHARP, at Sunken Meadow Park.  Click here for directions. Tashlich literally means “casting off” in Hebrew.  It is a ritual that involves casting off, or throwing away, your sins of the previous year by tossing pieces of bread or Continue Reading »

  • Fiesta in the Sukkah

    Sunday, October 8, 2017  4:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M. Join your synagogue community for a twilight of music, entertainment, dancing, dining and fun- all while observing the mitzvot of Sukkot.     Fiesta in Sukkah Flyer 2017

  • Challah Bake

    October 25, 2017 6:30-7:30 p.m. SHJC is hosting a great Challah Workshop run by Instagram Sensation, Fruma Russek. Discover the meaning behind this Mitzvah and learn to braid your very own delicious Challah! Children are encouraged to attend. All attendees will bring home their very own Challah to Bake. Challah Bake 2017


    Schedule of Services for Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur Sunday, October 2-(Erev Rosh Hashanah) Shaharit Service, 9:15 AM Erev Rosh Hashanah Service, 6:00 PM Candle Lighting, 6:47 PM Monday, October 3-(First Day of Rosh Hashanah) Shaharit, 8:30 AM Young Family Service, 10:15 AM – 11:00 AM, Room 4 Children’s Service, 11:15 AM – end of Continue Reading »

  • 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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