Adat Chaim Welcomes You!

     Adat Chaim is a warm, diverse Jewish congregation located in Owings Mills, MD. Our approach to Jewish life is simple, integrating a deep respect for traditional Judaism with the insights of contemporary life.

    We are proud to serve the northwestern part of Baltimore County and Carroll County. Adat Chaim is a small congregation that enjoys coming together as a Jewish community to celebrate Shabbat each week, festivals, and holidays throughout the year. We offer programs and events that enrich, educate, and are meaningful. Our hope is that you find us to be just what you are looking for.

The Congregation of Life 
  An Egalitarian conservative Congregation serving Baltimore and Carroll Counties, Maryland
About Us
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Adult Education
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For directions click on the "Contact Us" tab
    Red Run Centre
    10989 Red Run Blvd., Suite 109
    Owings Mills, MD 21117        410-833-7485 (shul)
    Email us at
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Great news for your year round shopping!

  When going to shop on the synagogue can benefit without it costing you anything!  

 First, Click here and you will be taken to the  SmileAmazon sign-in page of 

The first time you shop there you will be directed to pick the charity of your choosing, ADAT CHAIM, after you have signed in. Shop just like you always do, and a percentage of your purchase will be credited, if eligible, to our account. It is that easy!

 All privileges are the same. This is an on-going fundraiser for Adat Chaim.  Please let your neighbors,  friends and family know about this on- going fundraiser,

Events and Happenings

        March 6th       Saturday 10 am
        on Zoom    Shabbat Study

       March 10th Wednesday 7 pm
        on Zoom -  Sisterhood program:
               Jews in Space: 
     Members of the Tribe in Orbit 

      March 13th  Saturday  10 am
       on Zoom   Shabbat Services

      March 20th Saturday 10 am
       on Zoom   Shabbat Study

      March 26th  Friday 7 pm
       on Zoom  Kabbalat Shabbat Service

      March 27th  Saturday 
      Passover begins- 1st Seder

      March 28th Sunday
       1st day of Passover- 2nd Seder

       April 3rd   Saturday  10 am
       on Zoom Shabbat Study/ Service                  7th day of Passover and Yizkor

       April 10th Saturday  10 am
       on Zoom  Shabbat Service
      April 11th Sunday  12- 2 pm
            - Joint Fundraiser -
        Adat Chaim Congregation 
         Longview Bible Church
    Paper Recycling Shredding event
    Franklin High School   $10 donation
     April 17th  Saturday  10 am
      on Zoom  Shabbat Study

     April 23rd  Friday  7pm
     on Zoom  Kabbalat Shabbat

      More information can be obtained in detail from                                   our Newsletter.
       If you have a need to contact us please do 
       so on our email  
          or call the Shul office 410-833-7485.
Adat Chaim Synagogue          10989 Red Run Blvd., Suite 109           Owings Mills, MD              410-833-SHUL [7485]
    Shabbat services and any scheduled events or meetings   have been cancelled in our building. Adat Chaim will be             using  the Zoom platform until further notice. 

   Shabbat Services and our Study sessions are either at 10 am on Saturday mornings or at 7 pm on Friday nights. Join us for services by sending your email address to our ritual committee for the Zoom link at

   Email our president, Jerry Newman, at with any life cycle events that may   occur during this trying time. Stay safe!

   Please call the synagogue at 410-833-7485 if you need   additional information or updates. You can also reach us by email at

                               Hooray! We have a winner for the Hamantashen Recipe Contest 
                                                                 offered by the Ritual Committee
                                   Tina Asher's recipe was the winner. Click here to print a copy.

(Based on a no fail sugar cookie recipe)
½ cup margarine
1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla
1 cup sugar
2 1/2 cups flour 
1 egg
2 teaspoons baking powder
3 tablespoons water
(* fillings can be jam, jelly, poppyseed, or pie filling)
Mix first seven ingredients together to make the dough. Roll dough on a floured surface so that it is 1/4 inch thick. Dip wide mouth glass or round cookie cutter in flour and cut out circles of dough.
Put small amount of filling* in the middle of each circle. Bring sides of each circle together to form a triangle. Pinch each side to form a seam.
Bake on ungreased cookie sheet at 375F for 7-10 minutes.