our leadership & staff

The leadership of Hebrew Congregation is committed to our mission of providing a Jewish home for the people of Wichita and central Kansas.

Rabbi Michael Gilboa

Rabbi Gilboa is dedicated to fostering a Judaism of relevance and meaning for the contemporary lives of his congregants.

Richard Smith

Richard Smith


Jan Hoffman

Jan Hoffman


A member of Hebrew Congregation since 1995 (serving 3 years as President), Jan is now honored to be serving as gabbai.


Ahavath Achim-Hebrew Congregation of Wichita is a warm, egalitarian...

Shabbat & Holidays

Shabbat and holiday observance is at the heart of what we do...


With our beginnings in Wichita in 1907, we have continued since then...

Recent Sermons

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Shofar Newsletter

Our monthly newsletter in pdf format.

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Rabbi Yochanan the Sandal-Maker used to say: Every gathering that is for the sake of heaven will endure; every gathering that is not for the sake of heaven will not endure.

- Pirkei Avot 4:11