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When my children were small, I simply didn’t take them shopping during the month of December. Too many guys in red suits with bells. Too many decked halls and lit trees. Too many questions and too much uncertainty for me. It just wasn’t worth it. I needn’t have worried. Turns out, children are way more flexible and perceptive than I realized. And mine were perfectly able to be happily Jewish kids all twelve months of the year… even when visiting my extremely festive parents back east. Read on...

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This wonderful community we share at Beth Am is only possible because of YOU, our members, our donors and our people who take care of each other all year long. So today we say THANK YOU! Thank you for being part of this community and for your many gifts of time, talent, energy, kindness and financial resources that make Beth Am so special. 

See what's going on at Beth Am in the combined December/January issue of the Beth Am Builder! The Builder provides coverage of this month's highlighted events and stories of note.

Through your generous contributions, you make it possible to sustain Beth Am’s rich array of educational, worship and social action opportunities for all of our families at every stage of life.  So give generously, if you can. Thank you very much.

The prayer-life of Congregation Beth Am is both communal and personal, offering quiet, meditative moments as well as community celebration. First and foremost, our worship is musical and participatory, inclusive and intergenerational, egalitarian and welcoming. The Service Schedule lists the speaker for each service, as well as times for smaller Minyanim and Jewish Meditation gatherings.

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Beth Am is a warm and friendly congregation. Our members form deep, long-lasting friendships and are dedicated to meaningful worship, dynamic Jewish learning and compassionate care through all stages of life. Beth Am is a member of the Union for Reform Judaism.

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For over 60 years, Congregation Beth Am has been sustained by the free will offerings of our members. Their heartfelt gifts of time, skill and financial resources have helped to create a place of remarkable physical and spiritual beauty.


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Congregation Beth Am
  • 26790 Arastradero Rd., Los Altos Hills, CA 94022
  • (650) 493-4661 Contact Us

We strive to live as a holy community whose study and practice of Judaism inspires and challenges us to "do justice, to love kindness and to walk humbly with our God" (Micah 6:8).