A welcoming and progressive Reform Jewish Congregation in Chattanooga
At Mizpah, our mission is clear: "We are a welcoming and inclusive congregation, offering worship, learning, social action, and social programming that enhances the lives of our members, helping us as we make choices of our lives that we might better ourselves and our world by our actions."
These are exciting times at Mizpah! We hope you'll explore our site and are looking forward to seeing you at the Temple soon.
923 McCallie Ave.
Chattanooga, TN 37403
Announcements for Members
String Theory presents Anthony McGill, Bella Hristova, and Gloria Chien at Mizpah March 5, 2019. Tickets are available from String Theory at the Hunter
Does your child LOVE sports? Have you ever thought, “I wish there was a way for my child to receive professional sports instruction at Jewish camp?” Well, you’re in luck!
Join URJ 6 Points Sports Academy for a VIRTUAL PARLOR MEETING FOR PROSPECTIVE FAMILIES on Thursday, February 21 at 7:30pm ET. Register here!
6 Points Sports Academy is North America’s premier Jewish sports camp located in Greensboro, NC on the state-of-the-art athletic and camp facilities of the American Hebrew Academy. At 6 Points, Jewish athletes from across +33 states and 7 countries participate in a unique camping experience that combines top-level sports coaching and the beloved traditions of Reform Jewish camping. Within our kind and nurturing community, campers form lifelong friendships, feed their passion for their chosen sport, and strengthen their identity as Jewish athletes. See it in action!
Save the Date for March 30th at 6pm…It’s Mizpah Fun-Raiser Casino Game Night!
May 3-5, 2019 Scholar In Residence: Jamie Downing, PhD, Assistant Professor of Rhetoric at Georgia College and State University will be presenting on the topic of “American Judaism- A Process of Becoming.” In addition to her teaching responsibilities, she has been a research fellow for the American Jewish Archives in Cincinnati, and has been working on the history of Temple Cookbooks and the evolution of social justice Haggadahs. Dr. Downing is a wonderful scholar and a magnificent teacher. You will not want to miss these sessions with her.
Friday, May 3 at 6 PM – Dr. Downing will offer the sermon
Saturday, May 4 at 9 AM – Dr. Downing will be leading a special session of Torah study
Saturday, May 5 at 6:30 PM – Havdallah, Dinner, and Learning
Friday evening worship services are streamed live. To watch, go to our “Worship” Tab, and click “Mizpah Live”! Please note that Shabbat morning services are held in Feinstein Chapel and are NOT LiveStreamed.