What's New

Guest Speaker Joan Garry

Friday, August 18 at 6:30 pm

Getting Out of The Stands and Onto The Field: Giving of your time and treasure with your head and your heart.” Joan Garry, a nationally recognized nonprofit consultant, offers insights about the joy and privilege of volunteerism and philanthropy. Using her experience with clients as well as her role on the NBC reality show Give, Joan will connect her insights with our tradition of Tikkun Olum and place them in the context of a society anxious to play a role in repairing a fractured world.

The Erev Shabbat service, led by Cantor Meredith Greenberg and Leora Perlman, will begin at 6:30 pm. A light nosh will precede the service at 6 pm.

Rosh Chodesh Elul

Tuesday, August 22 at 7:30 pm

Celebrate the new moon of Elul with a mixed gender meditation in your Ner Tamid community led by Cantor Meredith Greenberg. Please RSVP to Cantorial Assistant Ronni Pressman for further details.

Prospective New Members Gathering

There will be a casual gathering at the home of Lisa Korn, VP of Membership on Sunday, August 27th from 3-5 PM. If you know friends, neighbors, strangers who are looking for a new temple home, please let them know. All details of the location can be obtained from Laurie Schifano, office manager, at Temple Ner Tamid. For information on the day of the event, call Lisa Korn at 973-985-7573. Please Note: This event is NOT at the temple facility. You must call the office for the address. 973-338-1500 and speak to Laurie. This is a chance to talk with Rabbi Kushner, religious school director, Iris Schwartz, and other TNT members. Come have some nosh and beverages, and bring the kids. Find out about our wonderful TNT community. 

Guest Speaker Dr. Julie Blackman

Friday, September 1 at 6:30 pm

Dr. Julie Blackman, Social psychologist, Litigation Consultant, author and Ner Tamid member, will discuss three critical and developing aspects of the trial process in our judicial system: (1) what trial strategy consultants do, (2) how jurors’ easy (but forbidden) access to internet information is affecting courtroom practice, and (3) the role of artificial intelligence in making legal decisions previously made by humans

The Erev Shabbat service, led by Judy Anderson and Harvey Morginstin, will begin at 6:30 pm. A light nosh will precede the service at 6 pm.

Experience Melton - The Florence Melton School of Adult Jewish Learning

Melton invites you to enjoy an innovative world-class curriculum created by scholars at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem. The finest rabbis and Jewish educators in New Jersey will help you gain a profound understanding of what it means to be Jewish. Whether a life-long learner or starting from scratch, explore the answers to your questions. 

Melton Core II Class: Crossroads & Ethics - Wednesdays from 10 am to 12 pm at Temple Ner Tamid. The course is taught by Cantor Meredith Greenberg and Lisa Lisser. Classes will begin October 18, 2017. 

For more information or to register, contact Rhonda Lillianthal or call 973-530-3519.

Blue Jean BBQ

Sunday, September 10 at 5 pm

Join with us for Temple Ner Tamid's annual Blue Jean BBQ featuring live music by the Sukkah Mountain Boys! We'll have hamburgers, hot dogs, veggie burgers, salads and sides, drinks and desserts. BYO beer and wine. 

Cost: $15 per adult / $5 per child 12 and under

Register through the Member Portal no later than September 6.

If you have questions about registration please contact Laurie Schifano.

Temple Ner Tamid's Amazon Store

Temple Ner Tamid has its own new Amazon.com store featuring favorite books and DVDs of Rabbi Kushner, Cantor Greenberg and fellow Temple members. 

Shopping via Ner Tamid's Amazon store won't cost you anything extra, but it does allow Temple Ner Tamid to earn about 6% from most purchases. You can purchase the books and DVDs recommended by clergy, staff, and fellow members or other items on Amazon.com that may not be featured on Temple Ner Tamid's Amazon store. All of your Amazon shopping benefits Temple Ner Tamid

Please click on the link below to access Amazon.com and then after shopping, proceed to the checkout. Ner Tamid's commission will be credited automatically.