Welcome to Congregation Etz Chaim

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  • Shana Tova

    Rosh Hashanah is how Jews celebrate the birthday of the world. Ten days later we spend 24 hours in reflection and prayer for a better year and improved self in the year ahead. Join us for a High Holiday workshop on Wednesday, September 17th at 7pm, and our holiday services! Erev Rosh Hashanah services begin at 8pm on Wednesday, September 24th, and continue at 10am on Thursday, September 25th. Kol Nidre services begin at 7:30pm on Friday, October 3rd, and continue at 10am on Saturday, October 4th. Concluding Ne'ila services begin at 4:30pm on Saturday afternoon.

  • Shabbat Shalom

    Join us every Friday night at 8pm for a spirited and social Shabbat experience.

  • We are proud and honored to be welcomed back to Wilton Manors with the proclamation declaring Friday, July 25th to be Etz Chaim Day!

Who We Are

 Etz Chaim first opened our doors in 1974, so that gay and lesbian Jews could find a safe and nurturing place of worship and community. Now located in Wilton Manors, Etz Chaim has been the spiritual home for hundreds of people in the four decades since our founding, and continues to be an adult community that proudly welcomes gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and heterosexual singles, couples, and families.


Jewish Resources

Here you will find a variety of resources and information about the local, national, and international Jewish community.


Join Us

Our new location is 1501 NE 26th St., Wilton Manors, FL 33305. We believe that every individual is important, and is both strengthened by and is strengthened through membership in a community. For this reason Etz Chaim offers several membership options, so you may be a part of our community.


High Holiday Information

You are warmly invited to bring in the Jewish New Year with us! Our High Holiday services will be held at our new home at 1501 NE 26th St., Wilton Manors.



Friday, September 19, 2014 - 8:00pm
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 8:00pm
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 8:00pm
Thursday, September 25, 2014 - 10:00am
Friday, September 26, 2014 - 8:00pm


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