- The friendliest synagogue in the Bay Area, Cong. B'nai Emunah is an egalitarian, participatory, and inter-generational synagogue located two blocks from the ocean in the Sunset District. Rabbi Mark Melamut and Cantor Linda Semi co-lead services with participation from members. Rabbi Emeritus Ted Alexander. School and children's Shabbat classes. Adult education classes. Friday services 7:00 pm, Shabbat 9:45 a.m. Potluck shabbat the last Friday of the month.