- Shalom! Welcome to Temple Emanuel of Tempe. We invite you to make us your religious home by becoming part of our congregational family. Our members and staff work diligently to promote Jewish values and experiences by cultivating and nourishing a closer relationship with G-d, our community, Israel and each other. A Reform congregation that honors tradition, Temple Emanuel of Tempe is a member of the Union of Reform Judaism and serves the East Valley of Phoenix.