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Tuesday, December 5 at 4 p.m. on Zoom Rabbi Moshe Druin, a recognized sofer/scribe, came to Am HaYam this past summer. He will be speaking with us via Zoom about the provenance and scribal culture of our Sifrei Torah (Torah scrolls). In addition, he will speak about the work of scribes, as well as the importance of maintaining our Torah scrolls.  This kicks of our Torah Maintenance Fund Raising CampaignClick for more info.

Celebrate Chanukah with Congregation Am HaYam

Tuesday, December 12 (6th night)–7 p.m. start of Rabbi Sacks’ class on “The American Jewish Experience through Our Music”

Thursday, December 7 & 14 (1st and 8th night)–7 p.m. start of Fran Lande’s class on “Mussar: Deepening Our Character”

Friday, December 15–7:30 p.m. and Saturday, December 16–10 a.m. (live and live streamed) we celebrate the holiday season at services with Chanukah songs, prayers, readings, and delicious treats!

New Classes at Congregation Am HaYam

Rabbi J.B. Sack’s new class on “Jewish Life through Music” Click here for full info.

Fran Lande’s new class “Mussar: Deepening Our Character”  Click here for full info

Ometz Lev/Strengthening Our Hearts – A Weekly Zoom Meetup

Wednesdays, 3- 3:30 p.m.

Join members of Congregation Am HaVam and Temple Beth Torah in Ventura and Congregation Beth Shalom in Palm Desert, for a weekly time to share prayers, concerns, readings and connect over Israel.

Facilitated by Rabbis J.B. Sacks, Lisa Hochberg-Miller & Dr. Cliff Wilcox, TBT Director of Education

Emails will be sent out with link.  Click here and fill out form to join email list.

Letters to CAH from Rabbi Sacks’ in the Wake of the October 7 Hamas attacks

Click on “We Stand with Israel” to see latest letter. (11/02)


Click on Flag to go see previous letters on the “Rabbi’s Words” page.


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