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Resources for Mixed Marriage Families

Programs for Interfaith Couples and Families


The MJCCA is committed to welcoming interfaith couples and families.
We offer a wide range of programs and activities to meet your needs. If you are a member of an interfaith couple or family, you are welcome at the MJCCA. Please join us at an upcoming program, event, or class. You are not alone. We are here to serve as a resource for you and your extended family. Our programs are inclusive and comfortable for all, whether Jewish or not.

Are you curious about Judaism? Are you in an interfaith relationship? Are you raising Jewish children? Do you have a mixed marriage family? Our interfaith programs welcome, embrace, and teach those who are new to the Jewish community. The MJCCA offers an extensive range of programs for interfaith families and couples, whether you are just beginning your journey, are newly married, or raising a Jewish family. Learn more about our Introduction to Judaism classes.

Programs for Interfaith Families in Atlanta

Open to individuals, couples, and families of any faith, our programs are inclusive and perfect for anyone interested in pursuing a meaningful spiritual journey within the Jewish community. We offer cultural and educational programs, support groups, "how to" workshops, holiday celebrations, and more. Join us as we explore, examine, learn, discuss, and celebrate together!

Resources for Interfaith Families

The Mothers Circle: An education and support program for mothers of other religious backgrounds raising Jewish children. If you are a non-Jewish mother raising Jewish children, please join us. All are welcome! Please check back often as our meeting schedule will appear below. For additional resources, please visit: themotherscircle.org

The Grandparents Circle: An education and support program for Jewish grandparents whose adult children have intermarried or are in interfaith relationships. Please check back often as our meeting schedule will appear below. For additional resources, please visit: joi.org/grandparents

InterfaithFamily.com: Offers resources and services for interfaith couples and families exploring Jewish life. They encourage Jewish choices and are a welcoming Jewish community. interfaithfamily.com

Jewish Outreach Institute: Promotes a more welcoming and inclusive North American Jewish community that embraces intermarried families and unengaged Jews, and encourages their increased participation in Jewish life. Please visit: joi.org

"Thank you for a wonderful class. I learned so much about myself and others, and I pray I can apply all of the knowledge to my family and work life. I'm looking forward to the next class!"
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Upcoming Programs

ProgramDetails
Holidays and Shabbat
Shabbat, Me & Rabbi G.
09-12-2014 (8 sessions)
Fridays
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
MJCCA-Zaban Park
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Holidays and Shabbat
Shabbat B'Yachad - Intown Shabbat Celebration
10-24-2014 (3 sessions)
Fridays
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Congregation Shearith Israel
RSVP
Holidays and Shabbat
Menorah Madness - Hanukah Menorah Lighting at the JCC
12-16-2014 (3 sessions)
Day Varies
5:15 PM to 6:00 PM
MJCCA-Zaban Park
RSVP
Holidays and Shabbat
Family Fun Day on December 25
12-25-2014
Thursday
11:00 AM to 4:00 PM
MJCCA-Zaban Park
RSVP
Holidays and Shabbat
Havdalah, Me & Rabbi G! at Ali's Cookies (Emory Village)
01-24-2015
Saturday
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Ali's Cookies
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Holidays and Shabbat
A Taste of Tu B'shvat with The TreeMan
02-19-2015
Thursday
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
MJCCA-Zaban Park
RSVP
Aquatics
Dive Into Shabbat - Outdoor Pool Party at the MJCCA
06-05-2015 (7 sessions)
Fridays
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
MJCCA-Zaban Park
Aquatics
Dive Into Shabbat INTOWN - Outdoor Pool Party at Emory SAAC
08-28-2015
Friday
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Emory SAAC

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FUNDING

Thank you to our Adult Sponsors Barbara and Ed Mendel.

The Jewish Federation of Greater Atlanta has provided funding for this program in partnership with the MJCCA.https://161.58.71.37/atljcc/clientuploads/180-width/logo-JFGA.jpg

Contact Us

For more information, contact interfaith families at 678.812.3727.

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