5779 Rosh Hashannah Address

Why am I here? Really, why am I here? Before I answer that, allow me to first welcome everyone with a Shana Tova. Happy New Year! I am so happy to see so many members, visitors, past members and guests. If you don’t know me, my name is Terry Sigle. My wife, Michelle and 3…

President’s Kol Nidre Appeal

G’mar chatimah tovah.  May you be sealed in the book of life for a good year.   Here I am –  my last Kol Nidre appeal. To me this this is a bittersweet moment, from now on I will be able to enjoy services with my wife and family. I will not have to torture…

President’s Speech Rosh Hashanah

L’ Shana Tova I would like to welcome our members, their families and our guests to our High Holy Days services. As I go into my fifth and final year as President of Adat Chaverim and before I review some of the highlights of my five years and then talk about my goals for Adat…

Chag Sameach

Dear Community of Friends, Sibylle and I would like to send all of you our Passover greetings. May your homes be filled with friends and family and wonderful scents of Passover cooking. This morning I was thinking back at the time when I was to recite the 4 questions. Before each Seder my mother and…

We are Adat Chaverim

A word from our President: Welcome members, guests, family and friends to our URJ award winning Super Shabbat. First let me thank Rabbi Sternman for leading us in prayer. Jonathan Goldstein for filling our Sanctuary with spirit through song. Thank you to our Brotherhood and Sisterhood for their participation in this wonderful service and a…

President Speech for Capital Campaign Kick Off

Good evening my Family, my Community of Friends, It is so lovely to see all of you here tonight. We are at an exciting moment in the history of Adat Chaverim. For many years we have been thinking about a new location, a new building for us, for our community. We thought about it, we…