Contact Ruach Hamidbar at office@ruach.org or 602-321-3336.

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Shabbat Services

Come and enjoy our relaxed, fun and meaningful Shabbat services. Ruach Hamidbar offers a perfect blend of tradition and creativity.

  • We celebrate Shabbat through music, dance, drumming, storytelling, guided meditation, and interactive prayer.
  • We are a warm and accepting community. We are LGBTQ and differently-abled friendly.
  • All Jews and spiritual seekers are welcome. No background or Hebrew is necessary.
  • We hold monthly Friday night services, see below for details.
  • We hold monthly Saturday morning services at 10:00 am.
  • All services are followed by a great kiddush and fun shmoozing time.

We hope that you will join us!

Shabbat services

Friday, December 15, 2017 at 6:30 pm
At the JCC, 12701 N Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale, AZ 85254, with the Israeli American Council together with Ruach Hamidbar’s Drum Shalom.
Potluck dairy/veggie, bring enough for 6-8 people.
Ruach members only, limited space, RSVP required. To RSVP, contact jennifer@ruach.org.

Friday, January 12, 2018 at 7:30 pm
At the JCC, 12701 N Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale, AZ 85254.
Open to all – everyone is welcome.

Saturday, January 27, 2018 at 10:00 am
At the JCC, 12701 N Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale, AZ 85254.
Open to all – everyone is welcome.

Friday, February 16, 2018 at 6:30 pm
At the JCC, 12701 N Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale, AZ 85254, with the Israeli American Council together with Ruach Hamidbar’s Drum Shalom.
Potluck dairy/veggie, bring enough for 6-8 people.
Ruach members only, limited space, RSVP required. To RSVP, contact jennifer@ruach.org.

Friday, March 9, 2018 at 7:30 pm
At the JCC, 12701 N Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale, AZ 85254.
Open to all – everyone is welcome.

Friday, April 20, 2018 at 7:30 pm
At the JCC, 12701 N Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale, AZ 85254.
Open to all – everyone is welcome.

Friday, May 18, 2018 at 6:30 pm
At the JCC, 12701 N Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale, AZ 85254, with the Israeli American Council together with Ruach Hamidbar’s Drum Shalom.
Potluck dairy/veggie, bring enough for 6-8 people.
Ruach members only, limited space, RSVP required. To RSVP, contact jennifer@ruach.org.

Additional Shabbat morning services at the JCC and private homes will be listed here soon.