Beth Chaverim Reform Congregation is a vibrant, community-centered Reform Jewish congregation in Ashburn, Virginia.
Beth Chaverim means “House of Friends” in Hebrew. And that is what you will find at Beth Chaverim Reform Congregation. We are a welcoming community, connecting with one another and centuries of Jewish tradition. We are filled with energy, warmth and spiritual meaning. We celebrate our diversity – we are young families, seniors, singles, teens, empty nesters, interfaith families, same sex couples, Jews by birth and Jews by choice. We are more than a congregation – we’re a family, a community and friends.
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Shabbat Shalom! Join us tonight for Erev Shabbat services at 7 pm! And, mark your calendars for this upcoming series with Rabbi Amy and Rabbi David Greenspoon from Congregation Sha'are Shalom. Details in the flyer.
And now, for a very important PSA before you store that menorah for another year....
[12/09/18] On this 8th and final day of Chanukah, show us your menorahs!!! Post pics below!
We celebrated the 6th night of Chanukah with a group menorah lighting @beth_chaverim_ashburn
For night 7 - The Maccabeats! Don't forget about our Chanukah party tomorrow!
Shavua tov & happy seventh night of Hanukkah! We're loving this year's song by The Maccabeats.
What else could we post for Night 6, other than Six13?? Chag Sameach!
Is this just fantasy? No, it's our Chanukah tribute to one of the greatest and most epic songs of all time. Ready, Freddie? Kindle the lights, remember the Maccabees, and rock on. CHAG SAMEACH!
Please follow, comment, like, and share with anyone who loves Chanukah, classic rock legends, or both.
Check our comments below for links to:
- The FULL LENGTH VERSION of Bohemian Chanukah (and all of Six13's other songs) on iTunes
- Send this song as a PERSONALIZED VIDEO CHANUKAH CARD to your friends and family
- The YouTube version of this video for the FULL LYRICS and CREDITS
- The SINGALONG SHEET with all the lyrics you can print out and SING THIS AT YOUR CHANUKAH PARTY or SCHOOL PROGRAM
Booking and more information about Six13:
All I know about Chanukah, I learned from Rugrats. Enjoy with your family on this Night 5! https://www.dailymotion.com/video/x3aavso
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Happy Night 3! Don't forget that our Chanukah party is this Sunday! Details in the event on this page - join us!!
Happy Night 2!
Clean out that menorah and grate some potatoes! Happy Chanukah from your House of Friends!!
[12/02/18] The Worship Committee is meeting at 1 pm today! If you are looking for a great way to get involved at BCRC, please join us!
:) BCRC Bunco and Poker TONIGHT :)
Thursday, November 29; 7 - 9 pm
We are continuing our monthly adult get-together to play bunco and poker. Take a midweek break from your routine, socialize with your friends, and make some new friends. No money, no pressure, just fun! This month, we are ordering pizza, so no need to rush home before coming out to play! You are welcome to bring a snack to share if you'd like.
Don't forget to make your donation to BCRC today via Facebook and PayPal to ensure that your contribution will be doubled (until funding runs out)! Link to our fundraiser is below!
[11/24/18] Help us raise funds this #GivingTuesday (November 27) as Facebook and PayPal will match donations starting at 8 am (until funding runs out)! Your contributions make an impact - whether it is $5 or $500 or $5000! If you would like to direct your donation to a specific BCRC fund, please PM us after you have made your payment. ONLY DONATIONS MADE ON TUESDAY WILL BE MATCHED!
Another photo from our fabulous Congregational Trip to Israel! Here are Rabbi Amy and other members standing outside the entrance to the Western Wall Tunnel tour in the Western Wall plaza.
Relaxing with some good Israeli wine at Castel Winery
#bcrcva at the Western Wall
#bcrcva arrived in Jerusalem!
Follow our congregational trip to Israel on Instagram! @beth_chaverim_ashburn
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Thank you to Congregation Sha'are Shalom and Rabbi David Greenspoon for organizing this amazing tribute to the Tree of Life synagogue last night, and to all members of our Jewish community, interfaith partners and community leaders who came to show their support. If you missed this event, we will say some special prayers for Pittsburgh at this Friday's (lay-led) Shabbat service.
There are too many emotions for the words. Thank you #LoudounCounty for your amazing response tonight. You turned out in strength; at least 750 were counted leaving. Our elected officials, law enforcement leaders, civic leaders, and faith communities were united in rejection of hate in any form. Beth Chaverim, Ashburn VA, All Dulles Area Muslim Society (ADAMS), St. Andrew Presbyterian Church Loudoun Interfaith BRIDGES Naacp Loudoun Loudoun County Sheriff's Office Leesburg Police Department, Leesburg VA Attorney General Mark Herring Congresswoman Barbara Comstock Jennifer Wexton Kristen Umstattd, Leesburg Kelly Burk, Leesburg Here is one photo shared by Laura Colloton Giessler. I'm sure more will be forthcoming. Feel free to add yours in the comments! Don't forget to rock your Orange Ribbon and show up for the Loudoun Interfaith Bridges Day of Thanks! Oh, and we also raised over $2500 we will be sending to Pittsburg for survivor supprt.
We hope that you will join us tomorrow night at Congregation Sha'are Shalom in Leesburg for an evening of solidarity with the Pittsburgh Jewish and civic communities.
We hope you will join us for this evening of solidarity with the Pittsburgh Jewish and civic community.
[10/28/18] Parents of religious school students, please check your email for an important message about Sunday school tomorrow.
[10/24/18] Don't forget about Bunco & Poker night tomorrow!! Details under events.
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Don't forget! BUNCO/POKER THURSDAY NIGHT! :) 7pm
We are starting a monthly adult get-together to play bunco and poker. Take a midweek break from your routine, socialize with your friends, and make some new friends. No money, no pressure, just fun!
BUNCO: Are you one of those who has no idea what bunco is? Well, it involves dice and it’s fun! What more do you need to know? Come out and learn how to play!
POKER: Do you avoid the poker tables because you don’t think you can keep up with the experienced players? Come out and learn how to play your hand in a no-pressure environment with your friends!
[09/22/18] One last rain date for Community Apple Picking at Great Country Farms. Due to predicted rain in the forecast, tomorrow's Community Apple Picking has been rescheduled for Sunday, September 30th at 2:30pm. If you are interested, please let the office know (email@example.com).
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It’s a beautiful day at Claude Moore park!! Come join our picnic at 11 am - pavilion 2!
Get Your Picnic On - BCRC Style!
The BCRC Annual Community Picnic is next Sunday, August 26th from 11am - 1pm in the beautiful Claude Moore Park, Pavilion 2. Come ready for camaraderie, and hot dogs, hamburgers, and veggie burgers on the grill!
Please RSVP to bring a side dish or a dessert to share, and let us know you are coming so we can plan appropriately.
Volunteers to help with set up, clean up, and grilling are welcome. See the RSVP form for details!
To RSVP: https://www.bcrcva.org/form/picnic-form-2018.html
For a map of Claude Moore Park: http://www.mobilemaplets.com/showplace/9326
It's that time of year again when students prepare to go back to school. The Loudoun County NAACP has committed to donating book bags and supplies to Loudoun County Family Services for distribution to children in their program. Just this week they donated 881 items. However, they were not able to purchase some of the secondary items.
BCRC is asking members to help out by bringing the following items to the NAACP General Membership Meeting on August 20th from 7pm-9pm, at the Mount Olive Baptist Church, 216 Loudoun Street, SW, Leesburg, VA.
Items in need are as follows:
Black Expo Dry Erase Markers
3x3 Post It Notes
Headphones/Earbuds with the case (these can be found in the Dollar Store)
Plastic bags: sandwich, quart and gallon bags
Unscented Baby Wipes
Plastic 2-Pocket Folders
Please find it in your heart to help with this effort.
[07/28/18] We are inside tonight for services and the movie! Come by and watch with us, even if you could not make it to services!
A Casual Erev Shabbat Service and a Movie! Tomorrow, Friday, July 27th. Rain or Shine!
Bring a lawn chair for a casual ambiance! If you don't have a lawn chair, no worries! - we will provide you a chair :)
If the weather holds, we will have services and the movie outside in the playground area. In case of rain, pull up your lawn chair and relax in our sanctuary for the evening's events.
We'll provide the popcorn, sodas, and water. Come ready to celebrate Shabbat and enjoy the movie!
Beth Chaverim Reform Congregation offers a joyful education in Judaism and Hebrew for grades Pre-K (3 years old) through Confirmation (10th grade)! New members welcome - call 703-729-1659 for details.
It's Amazon Prime Day!! Don't forget to support Beth Chaverim through smile.amazon.com - it costs you nothing and earns us some $$$!
Now ENROLLING for BCRC RELIGIOUS SCHOOL! Come join in for a joyous Jewish education! To enroll, please visit: https://www.bcrcva.org/form/religious-school-registration-2018-19.html.
All students must have a registration form on file prior to starting. Our first day is Sunday, August 26th!
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These look delicious to accompany an outdoor dinner on the grill, or as an appetizer as you soak in the AC :) We hope whether you find yourself indoors or out, that your have an amazing summer!
Members of BCRC and ADAMS members joined with the Christian Fellowship Church to pack meals for Kids Around the World, an organization that feeds hungry children in 18 countries including the U.S. and developing counties around the world. 140,000 meals packed in just 2 90 minute sessions!
Kudos to our favorite Purim parody writer Mark Raffman for a feature in WaPo today!
washingtonpost.com There’s a lot more to new Style Invitational Hall of Famer Mark Raffman than ‘Be Our Guest’ parodies
Shout out to Allan Fogelson, BCRC confirmation class of 2016, for opening for Bon Jovi tonight with his band Never Born to Follow. Mazel Tov to Allan (and Kim, Alex and Megan)! There were many BCRCers in the crowd cheering you on!
Happy Birthday to Rabbi Amy!!! Many blessings for the coming year!!
[05/09/18] We wanted to let you know that this evening's Meditation Chavurah has been canceled. Meditation Chavurah will resume next Wednesday, May 16th, as scheduled at 7:30pm. We hope to see you next week!
Confirmation Shavuot Erev Shabbat
Friday May 18, 7PM
On Friday May 18, we will be holding a special Confirmation Shavuot Erev Shabbat service. Our confirmation class would greatly appreciate it if you could join them on their special evening as they confirm their commitment to Judaism and to Jewish life. Did you know that the ceremony of Confirmation was introduced by Reform Judaism? It was first done in the early part of 19th century in Europe and was brought to the United States about mid-century. It is typically held in conjunction with the festival of Shavuot, because of its association with giving of Torah. We hope to see you there!
TOMORROW EVENING! Have you been to a Jammin' Shabbat at BCRC? This is one of our most joyous traditions, where we celebrate the Shabbat with the music of our very talented in-house BCRC band. Our next Jammin' Shabbat will be tomorrow, Friday April 27, at 7 PM. We hope to see you there!
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Sundays at 10:15am
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ADAMS-Ashburn Youth Group is a platform for the youth to express their ideas & discuss challenges faced as young Muslim Americans!
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The Shenandoah Young Single Adult Ward, covering all of the Ashburn, Virginia Stake of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.
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