Midbar Kodesh Temple News

July 14, 2020

Jill and Mike Bell have been members of Midbar Kodesh Temple since 2010 while their daughter Charley, now 15, was enrolled in preschool at the Early Childhood Center. Mike came to Las Vegas from Houston in 1995 and Jill arrived in 1998 from Campbell, California. They m...

July 8, 2020

Life for many Midbar Kodesh Temple congregants has been upended due to the on-going pandemic. So many of us depend on structure and now it seems that every day is different for so many. But a group of congregants have successfully been putting some structure back into...

July 8, 2020

Marv Abramson, with his wife Gail, of blessed memory, moved to Las Vegas in March 2000 from Omaha, Nebraska, where he lived for 62 years. They joined Midbar Kodesh Temple in 2001, and traveled to Israel with a synagogue group in 2005. In Omaha, Marv, Gail, and their ch...

June 30, 2020

Emily and Ron Ventura have been members of Midbar Kodesh Temple for 3 years. Ron is the Broker of Allison James Estates & Homes for Nevada and is a Las Vegas native. Emily, who came to Las Vegas with AIPAC 13 years ago, enjoys being a stay-at-home parent to 5 year old...

June 23, 2020

Myra Slotnick Berkovits, a graduate of Loyola University-Chicago, was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois, where she taught at risk children for 14 years. Myra came to Las Vegas with her husband and two young children. She worked with Manpower, eventually buying a res...

June 22, 2020

Camp Shemesh, a Summer program for children 18 months to 5 years old at Midbar Kodesh Temple, started in full swing earlier this month as children returned to the building for the first time since March, when the synagogue building and school closed because of the COVI...

June 16, 2020

Becky and Jeff Lewis spend a lot of time around Midbar Kodesh Temple, as they have 2 active young daughters who are graduates of the ECC and are currently enrolled in MKT's Religious School. During the summers,

Olive and Ella were among the free spirits enrolled in Camp...