Our Shabbat Services


Shabbat at Isaiah is experienced through music, friendship, warmth and creativity. Join us as we create a vibrant experience to meet the needs and interests of every member of our community.


THANK GOD IT'S SHABBAT (T.G.I.S.)

Musical. Heartfelt. Connective.

T.G.I.S. services bring together all of our members in celebration of our day of rest, reflection and renewal.


JAZZ SHABBAT

Rhythmic. Spirited. Beloved.

Jazz Shabbat for the entire community. This festive service blends our ancient words of prayer with improvisation, syncopation and swing. Following services, join us for a community meal and a shared discussion. Topics TBD.

Reservations required for Jazz Shabbat dinner and discussion.

Dates and Times


TREE OF LIFE SHABBAT

Torah. Teaching. Learning.

For those who love to learn, question and explore Jewish stories and tradition, Tree of Life Shabbat brings Torah to life. Services include a creative Torah reading followed by a dynamic multigenerational discussion on Parashat Hashavua, the weekly Torah portion. Step into the stories that shape who we are.

Reservations required for Tree of Life dinner and discussion.


SHABBAT NIGGUN

Contemplative. Meditative. Mindful.

Shabbat Niggun focuses on our Nefesh (spirit), Guf (body) and Neshama (soul). The music of this service will serve as a form of meditation in which the melody is repeated and the song builds with layers of harmonies and sounds.

Dates and Times


SHARE SHABBAT

Joyous. Interactive. Inspiring.

Formerly 4th Friday and Shabbat Rising, our Share Shabbat services are multigenerational and include a community dinner between services.

Our Share Shabbat Family service is designed for our youngest members and their families followed by our community dinner which includes face painting and crafts for the children, Torah discussion, and shots with the Rabbi for adults. No reservations are necessary.

Following our Community dinner, we offer our Share Shabbat multigenerational service. Celebrate Shabbat with members of all ages, a full musical band, and the Permanent Players. Expect a lively and participatory service with stories and inspiration drawn from our tradition.


SHARE SHABBAT HOME EDITION

Joyous. Interactive. Inspiring.

Bringing the joy and celebration of Shabbat into the homes of several of our clergy and senior staff. Participation is voluntary but strongly encouraged as we put together groups of 30-50 multigenerational members for delicious food, Shabbat song and joy, and meaningful conversations.


TOT SHABBAT

Whole-hearted. Creative. Playful.

Tot Shabbat is designed for families with children ages 0-7 and marks the beginning of a family’s journey towards integrating Shabbat into their lives. Arts and crafts, food and schmoozing on the deck. Dress for a bit of mess!

Dates and Times


B’YACHAD SHABBAT

Collaborative. Enlightening. Family.

B’yachad Shabbat is hosted by our Religious School and our B’yachad families. Services are participatory, musical and educational.

SHABBAT SERVICES


T.G.I.S.


JAZZ SHABBAT


TREE OF LIFE SHABBAT


SHABBAT NIGGUN


SHARE SHABBAT


TOT SHABBAT


SHABBAT B'YACHAD (FAMILY SHABBAT EXPERIENCE)


CHALLAH CLUB