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Join us for Shabbat

"More than the Jewish people has kept Shabbat, Shabbat has kept the Jewish people.” - Ahad Ha’am


No matter where we are, Shabbat can be the connection, centering and “deep breath” we need, enabling joy, reflection, and the affirmation of community.


Welcoming You Back for In Person Services!



Friday, May 14 at 6:15pm on the Goodman Terrace*


This service is now at capacity.


Friday, May 21 at 6:15pm on the Goodman Terrace*


Space is limited, advance registration is required. We will open registration to congregants only on Tuesday, May 18 at 10:00am Central (the office will be closed on Monday in observance of Shavuot). Look for an email with a link to the registration form on Tuesday. You must be logged into your NSCI account to register. Click here if you need help logging in. Watch your email and visit for more information.


*Services will be moved to the Large Sanctuary in case of inclement weather.


All services will continue to be streamed. You can easily access our services online via FacebookYouTube and Streamspot. Although we miss being together physically for Shabbat, we are spiritually connected in countless other ways. Please join us for the following Shabbat programs.



Tot Shabbat-YouTube

Check out our Totally Terrific Tot Shabbat archives for your favorite Tot services and stories.


Shabbat Services-Facebook or Streamspot

Fridays at 6:15pm (unless otherwise stated; check the schedule in the upper right of this page, or view the calendar)

Join our NSCI clergy and worship team to tune in for community, song, prayer, and that "deep breath" that is the promise of Shabbat.


The Prayer book is available here and the Kaddish can be found here

Saturday Morning Shabbat Experience
Saturdays at 9:30am via Zoom so that worshippers can more actively participate.

Join one of our clergy for an abbreviated prayer experience and extended Torah study. This experience includes the reading of the Kaddish list as well as saying Kaddish. Advance registration is required in order to receive the Zoom link and is only open to current congregants. Click here to register.  

The texts and prayers for Saturday, May 15 can be found here.


Yahrzeit Requests

You can request a loved one's name to be read aloud during Shabbat services in several ways:

  • You will receive a letter with your loved one's name and the Shabbat date that coordinates with their Yahrzeit. Please fill out the form and return to NSCI in the envelope provided. You may also indicate on this letter if you would like their name read on a different date.
  • You can make this same request online by clicking here
  • You can call NSCI during office hours at 847-835-0724.  

All requests must be received by Wednesday at 5pm in order to be included on that week's Yahrzeit list read during Shabbat services.


It is a tradition in Judaism to honor the memory of a loved one through tzedakah, a donation to a meaningful cause. To make a contribution to NSCI, please click here.


You can also access the Mishkan T'filah for the House of Mourning book which contains resources for Shivah and other mourning rituals.


Healing Service with Cantor Goldstein-Facebook

Wednesdays at 8:00 PM, May 19 & June 16, 30

Join Cantor Goldstein for a quiet and contemplative Healing Service. Whether seeking support in navigating the circumstances in which we or our loved ones find themselves, together we can create a quiet, gentle time for prayer, meditation, and song that focuses on healing and wholeness. 

Click here for the service packet.

Sat, May 15 2021 4 Sivan 5781