Beginners Service


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Contact Us About Running a Beginners Service

NJOP provides a complete line of educational materials to help you start a Beginners Service in your community.

To order supplies,
call 1-800-44-TORAH (1-800-448-6724),
or email Larry Greenman.

Learn to conduct a Beginners Service from Rabbi Ephraim Buchwald. The Beginners Service has proven to be a most effective tool in bringing the unaffiliated into the synagogue and ultimately into Jewish life. From recruitment through follow-up, plus all the details you need to run the service, the materials that will help you start and run a Beginners Service of your own are now available. All the materials have been pre-tested at Lincoln Square Synagogue and at dozens of synagogues throughout the USA. They are designed to give you the information you need to succeed at one of the most exciting and innovative programs in Jewish outreach.

The Leader’s Guide
An attractively bound, step-by-step guide to starting and conducting a Beginners Service, complete with illustrations, outlines, outreach strategies and sample materials. It will take you through a Shabbat Service from start through Kiddush.

Beginners Service Posters
A series of 23″ x 35″ posters to provide instruction and information during the Beginners Service.
3 “Prayer Structure” posters
1 “Kiddush” poster
1 “Bracha Acharona” poster

Decorative Posters
Two beautiful full-color 23″ x 35″ posters on a Teshuva theme and a Shabbat theme.
Perfect for decorating the Beginners Service room.
“Teshuva” poster 
“Shabbat” poster

Introductory Offer

To Help a Jew Pray

Get the Leader’s Guide and all the posters plus a handsome carrying case included.


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