Chanukah Celebration with Congregation Ner Tamid

Friday, December 15th, 6:00 – 8:00 PM We’ll start the evening with a community candle lighting, so don’t forget to bring your menorahs and candles! The Klezmer Five, featuring our own Musician Jim Brenner will provide musical entertainment, and we’ll sing along with beloved Chanukah songs and other favorite tunes. Advertisements

Israeli Style Shabbat Dinner with Israel Activity

Friday, January 26, 6:00-8:30 pm Congregation Ner Tamid’s highly popular Shabbat at Table features an Israeli style Shabbat dinner followed by a “walking tour” of Israel’s most famous cities and sites.

High Holidays 2017

Renew your Jewish connection and observe the High Holidays with Congregation Ner Tamid!

2017 Italian Dinner

The Italian dinner we held on the evening of February 11 2017 was a rousing success!

Purim Sunday Brunch

Sunday, March 12 2017 – 10 am Celebrate Purim right here in West Bradenton! Join us for a catered Purim brunch, featuring blintzes from Chef Teresa and hamentaschen straight from Brooklyn! Several Congregation members will be sharing Purim stories, both from personal experience and also from history. This event will be free to members and…

Why Should My Child Have a Bat or Bar Mitzvah Celebration?

Rena Morano, Rabbinic Associate, Congregation Ner Tamid As the Rabbinic Associate for Congregation Ner Tamid, I am frequently called upon to officiate at funerals and memorial services. At a recent funeral there was a teenage girl who was devastated by the passing of her grandfather. She sobbed uncontrollably from the time she arrived at the […]

Teaching Children About Death and Dying

Rena Morano, Rabbinic Associate, Congregation Ner Tamid As the Rabbinic Associate for Congregation Ner Tamid, I am frequently called upon to officiate at funerals and memorial services. At a recent funeral there was a teenage girl who was devastated by the passing of her grandfather. She sobbed uncontrollably from the time she arrived at the…

Spiritual Expression

Rena Morano, Rabbinic Associate, Congregation Ner Tamid Spirituality begins with Shabbat, thrives on Study and deepens with Social Action Services at Ner Tamid are inclusive and participatory and feature an appropriate blend of prayers and songs you know and love, delicately combined with modern interpretations.

The Apple Doesn’t Fall Far From the Tree

Bradenton Volunteer Follows in His Mother’s Footsteps David Jacobson comes by it honestly – volunteering, that is. And nothing proves that point more effectively than the fact that in May of 2014, David’s 84 year old mother, Beatrice Jacobson was featured on NY1 Television as New York’s Staten Island Volunteer of the week.