Highlights

Micah’s Redesigned Website Launches Soon!

We are very excited to announce that our redesigned website is go live very soon! Featuring brighter colors, smoother navigation, a member portal, and updated language to reflect where we are right now. Stay tuned for more information!

You can read more about the redesign process in the September/October 2020 edition (page 6) of the Vine!

By |October 15th, 2020|Highlights|0 Comments

The Jewish American Table

November 3 – 25 at 6:30 pm 

We aspire for Micah to be a place where we can be both fully Jewish and fully American. As a way of recognizing this November season, we will be offering something new.

Modeled on our Omer and Elul series, we will gather each evening virtually from Election Day Eve through “Erev” […]

By |October 15th, 2020|Highlights|0 Comments

“Friday Black” Book Discussion with Dr. Gayle Wald

Thursday, December 3, 2020, 7:00 pm
 
Last November, Micah member Dr. Gayle Wald led us in a fascinating discussion of Paul Beatty’s novel The Sellout. Many of those present requested another session with Professor Wald on another book. Due to the coronavirus pandemic we were forced to postpone in April but we happy to have […]

By |October 1st, 2020|Highlights|0 Comments

Lunch and Learn: Changing the Course of Diabetes in Indian Country

Wednesday, November 11, 12:00 – 1:30 pm

This month’s Lunch and Learn speaker Andrew “Andy” Narva, MD, was the director of the National Kidney Disease Education Program at the National Institutes of Health from 2006 through 2019. The National Kidney Foundation honored him as the recipient of the 2018 Public Service Award for his work with […]

By |October 1st, 2020|Highlights|0 Comments

WATCH: Seeking Shelter: Stories from the Border

In response to new federal immigration policies in the early days of the Trump administration, Temple Micah launched Sukkat Shalom (“a shelter of peace”), a support group for immigrants and refugees. The challenges have evolved but the urgent work continues.

During Sukkot, Sukkat Shalom organized a screening and discussion to watch a short film produced by […]

By |September 30th, 2020|Highlights|0 Comments

Underwear Drive 5781

By |September 25th, 2020|Highlights|0 Comments

“A Time to Speak”: Available for Purchase

As we move more fully into 5781, we invite you to look back with us on other momentous years in our community’s history. Consider purchasing A Time to Speak: Selected Sermons and Writings from 1983-2019 by Rabbi Daniel G. Zemel. This collection of twenty-five sermons and writings encapsulates Rabbi Zemel’s innovative leadership over the years, […]

By |September 22nd, 2020|Highlights|0 Comments

Black Lives Matter

On August 28, 2020 over 600 Jewish organizations, synagogues, and congregations signed this ad in The New York Times: “We say unequivocally: Black Lives Matter.”

Temple Micah is proud to join them in signing. And we are proud to support the Movement for Black Lives. Our Jewish community must continue to rise up for Black lives, […]

By |August 20th, 2020|Highlights|0 Comments