They Look Like Our Kind of People

by Ellen Strichartz I’m willing to admit that coming to Temple Isaiah was Stan’s idea and I fought him all the way! We had moved to Columbia four days before Rosh Hashanah in 1976. Because we were both raised as Conservative/Orthodox Jews, we made arrangements to attend the Conservative congregation for the High Holidays. Unfortunately, […]

connecTIon and Teen Chats

connecTIon is meeting up on Zoom at 7:30pm on Wednesday evenings. Use our Contact Form to get the login info from Rachel Petroff Kessler; choose ‘connecTIon’ from the dropdown menu.   Our Youth Groups are having a Teen Chat on Wednesday and Friday afternoons at 2pm. Use the Contact Form to get the login info from Rachel […]

Kinky Boots Update

In the best interest of the Temple Isaiah Community, Temple Isaiah has requested, and Toby’s has agreed, to cancel our Sunday night performance of Kinky Boots. Temple Isaiah will receive a group credit (not a refund) towards a future show at Toby’s. We have not yet determined the date or show at this time. The Renaissance 50th Committee […]

50th Anniversary Mitzvah Day

The 50th Anniversary Mitzvah Day(s) saw nearly 200 people of all ages coming together to do some incredible work for our community. Together we: Created and filled 53 beautiful “Mugs of Love” for Meals on Wheels Assembled more than 100 Blessing Bags to distribute to the homeless and hungry Upcycled 65 T-shirts into reusable bags […]

Homecoming Weekend Photo Gallery

On Friday, January 31–Saturday, February 1, 2020, a number of our “alumni” came back to TI for a reunion, of sorts. All Jewish professionals serving communities, who grew up at Temple Isaiah, they have becoming rabbis, educators, musicians, and counselors. On hand were: Rabbi Deborah Bodin-Cohen, Wendy Rapport Grinberg, Rabbi Debra Kassoff, Rebekah Kanefsky, David […]

Coming Home to Temple Isaiah

by Doug Silverstein and Rabbi Daniel Plotkin Several of our Alumni will to join us for Shabbat this weekend. Each of them able to be with us will take on a role in leading services, sharing their stories of what Temple Isaiah was like when they grew up, and sharing of themselves as the professionals […]