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Feb.
24

Interfaith Free Food Distribution and Purim Celebration

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* February 24th * 9:30 AM - 11 AM Food Distribution * 11 AM - 1 PM   Potluck Lunch and Purim Celebration * Holy Family Church   "Purim is celebrated with a public reading of the Book of Esther. Under the rule of King Ahashverosh, Haman, the king's prime minister, plots to exterminate all of ... Continue

Mar.
31

Passover Seder

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"Passover, or Pesach in Hebrew, is one of the three major pilgrimage festivals of ancient Israel. Originally a combination of a couple of different spring festivals, it is a commemoration of the Exodus from Egypt–especially the night when God “passed over” the houses of the Israelites during the tenth plague–and ... Continue

Feb.
9

Family Activities

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Are you a family with a preschool age child? We'd like to welcome you to Coastside Jewish Community’s Family programs. Coastside Jewish Community celebrates families in a variety of ways. Family Shabbat services** Family Services during the High Holy Days Family friendly celebrations of Sukkot,  Tu B’Shevat, Purim, and Passover Fun ... Continue

July
1

Meet Rabbi Ted Riter

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I am so honored to serve as the new rabbi of Coastside Jewish Community. In some ways, being with CJC reminds me of my childhood in a small town in central Texas – a place where everyone wanting to experience Jewish community was welcomed with open arms. By beginning my own Jewish ... Continue

July
1

2017/2018 Board of Directors

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Last year's board of directors all offered to stay on another year, and they have been elected.  The new term coincides with the beginning of our fiscal year, July 1st.   We welcome back Sara Russell as president.  Also remaining on the board is Dave Schorr as Treasurer, and Chip Goldstein as ... Continue

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CJC

Shabbat Shalom

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    In general, we schedule Shabbat services with Rabbi Ted Riter and Cantorial Soloist Lissin Lev Chaya on the second Friday evening of each month at Holy Family Shul, followed by a home-based Family Shabbat the next morning; sometimes these get canceled or moved because of other events. Also, we generally have ... Continue

LGBT &
Allies

We Are LGBT & Allies

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We are a community that includes those who identify as transgender, bisexual, lesbian, gay, queer, questioning, straight, and allies. Each of us and our congregation benefits from embracing our diversity. By honoring each of our unique contributions we are creating a culture of tikkun olam (repairing the world), and a ... Continue