Let this booklet guide you through the High Holy Days with your children with helpful suggestions for conversation points, activities, crafts and ways to make the days interesting and relevant to kids and teens of all ages.
A great way for Jewish professionals and volunteers who work with and provide programming for people in interfaith relationships to locate resources and trainings to build more welcome into their Jewish communities; connect with and learn from each other; and publicize and enhance their programs and services.
Introduction to Congregation Emanuel:
Congregation Emanuel is the largest and oldest synagogue in the Rocky Mountain region, with 2000 member
households. Along with our numbers comes a strong sense of community. We emphasize the importance of
individuals and strive to integrate new members into the Temple community. We want our members to feel
comfortable in the Temple. We are a Reform Congregation in the mainstream of Liberal Judaism.
Reform Jews look to our heritage as a repository of wisdom, insight and of numerous possibilities for
Our clergy and teachers help guide and teach congregants to create out of their heritage a personally
fulfilling expression of their Judaism. We believe Jewish consciousness includes support for the larger
Jewish community and for Israel.
Being a Reform Jew means having the responsibility and freedom to seek and to choose the Jewish way of
life most comfortable to the individual. Reform Jews embark on a life-long spiritual venture of
discovery and reward.
Congregation Emanuel is a leader in programming for the Interfaith community. We offer special
programming, support groups and Journey groups.