Welcome Rabbi Robert Lefkowitz
NEW RABBI FOR CONGREGATION BETH SHALOM
It is with great joy that Congregation Beth Shalom of Brandon announces that Rabbi Robert Lefkowitz will join our Congregational Family, on July 1, 2021. Rabbi Lefkowitz will be our new Senior Rabbi. Congregation Beth Shalom of Brandon is a Reform Synagogue located at 706 Bryan Rd., Brandon, FL. 335011. We are a full-service synagogue, including a religious school.
For almost 30 years Rabbi Lefkowitz has been the Senior Rabbi at Congregation Beth Emeth in Orlando Florida.
He received his Rabbinical Ordination in 1994. He has been associated with Congregation Beth Emeth since his Ordination. Prior to that, he received a Master of Arts degree from Teachers College of Columbia University. He received his bachelor’s degree from Bernard M. Baruch City College of New York.
Rabbi Lefkowitz brings a wealth of experience to our congregation. He is anxious to begin his tenure at Congregation Beth Shalom. He was a guest Rabbi on June 18, 2021. He brought energy and enthusiasm to that Shabbat service. His first official service is on July 2, 2021, at 7:30pm. The public is welcome to join the members of Congregation Beth Shalom of Brandon. In person services start at 7:30pm every Friday evening. We also stream the service on our open Face Book page: https://www.facebook.com/BethShalomBrandon.
Steve Billor, President of the Board of Directors.
Welcome to Congregation Beth Shalom!
Shalom! Congregation Beth Shalom is a vibrant, warm, and growing Reform synagogue. As the only Reform synagogue in the Greater Brandon area, we provide a home for Jews and interfaith families of all ages and backgrounds. As a small congregation, we value the contribution and participation of each individual member.
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Shabbat is the highlight of the Jewish week, an opportunity to connect with family, friends and community. Tranquility and reflection are combined with learning, joy, spirited singing and prayer for a day that restores and renews. Currently Erev Shabbat services are every Friday night at 7:30 PM.
Shabbat services are live streamed here: https://www.facebook.com/BethShalomBrandon
You can access the Mishkan T’filah here: https://www.ccarnet.org/publications/mishkan-tfilah-for-shabbat/?fbclid=IwAR2sT9TxlbC-vAT_VGvYArkHVRfMZTkvxVuSjKSX0dlExMFCl7LWOACMzwA
Congregation Beth Shalom holds Religious School on Sundays for students in Kindergarten through seventh grade, from 9:30am – 12:00pm; with the first 30 minutes dedicated to worship; parents are encouraged to attend as well.
At Beth Shalom we believe learning and participating in study are key to a full Jewish life. We have a dynamic Life Long Learning Committee that organizes a variety of study and learning opportunities for all interests!
The Kibbitzer is our monthly newsletter packed with information about Beth Shalom and all the activities we have for that particular month.