TBE Building

Welcome to Temple Beth Emeth and our website. We invite you to become a part of our active and activist congregation. Our community is built on its cooperative spirit where everyone contributes their fair share. No one is ever denied membership based on their ability to pay. We value diversity, and we welcome all who are interested in practicing and learning about Judaism, regardless of age, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, or abilities. Our congregation includes many interfaith families and Jews-by-choice. Temple Beth Emeth's goal is to provide for the religious, educational, social, and social justice aspirations of all members.



Kumsitz for Kids

Sunday, July 24 | 6 pm | Offsite
Rabbi Josh plays the guitar and knows all the NFTY and Jewish songs! Bring your guitars and songbooks, along with blankets and chairs. There will be s'mores!

Shabbat Study: Welcoming the Stranger

Saturday, July 30 | 10 am | Temple Beth Emeth
Come listen to our new Rabbi talk about how to welcome the stranger and traveling to a new location. Perhaps we'll get tips on how to welcome him!

Shabbat Study: Reform Judaism & The Next Generation

Saturday, August 13 | 10 am | Temple Beth Emeth
As part of our 50th anniversary celebration, come hear what Rabbi Josh has to say about the next 50 years of Reform Judaism.

Pool Party at the Whinstons

Sunday, August 14 | 11 am | Offsite
Hey, Middle Schoolers! Rabbi Josh wants to meet you! And he has a pool at his house! Join him and his family for splash in the pool. Lunch will be provided.

Cocktails and Shmoozing

Thursday, August 25 | 6 pm | Offsite
Come spend a couple hours sharing and shmoozing with Rabbi Josh! No agenda - just fun and laughter!

Scrap Box Craft Party

Wednesday, August 31 | 10 am | Ann Arbor Scrap Box
TBE kids (grades K-4) - come show Rabbi Josh and his children all the great things there are at the Scrap Box! We will make a project and have a fun morning. Cost: $8/Child.

Meet Rabbi Josh Whinston - Sign Up Now!

To see events centered around meeting Rabbi Josh that are scheduled to take place after August, and to sign up for any/all events, check out this link!





Membership Renewals

Membership Renewals have gone out by email. We are using a Google Form this year.  Renewals are past due.  Find a link to the Google Form here.



Children and the Torah

Our Mission

We promote and nurture the beliefs and practices of Reform Judaism by cultivating a love and understanding of our Jewish heritage, stimulating fellowship within the Temple and in the Jewish community, and strengthening the bonds of loyalty with the Jewish people everywhere to bring near the age of universal peace through acts of righteousness in society at large.

TBE News

Volunteer Spotlight: Deborah Katz

Volunteer Spotlight: Deborah Katz

Each month we feature a volunteer and the work that he or she does on behalf of TBE. For June Read More
Goodbye from Rabbi Levy

Goodbye from Rabbi Levy

I’ll tell you what I am not. I am not the most talented rabbi you’ve ever met. Not the best Read More
Looking For Volunteers

Looking For Volunteers

1. Several volunteers willing to serve on a Genesis team to help with the Sanctuary Sound System. Contact: Ed Davidson Read More
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Shabbat Live Stream

Live Web Streaming

To watch Friday night Shabbat Services, please go to:


This link is not active until 30 minutes before the service.


Tot Shabbat & Sukkat Shalom
29 Jul 2016
05:45PM - 06:15PM
Shabbat Service
29 Jul 2016
07:30PM - 09:00PM