Temple Sholom of West Essex 760 Pompton Ave, Cedar Grove, NJ07009 Temple Sholom of West Essex is a Reform synagogue for the Jewish faith. The congregation is led by Rabbi Laurence W.…More Groffman and offers weekly worship services as well as holiday and Shabbat prayer services. The temple also offers numerous youth programs, as well as education and service programs for members all ages. The congregation utilizes music and singing in its weekly worship, and offers weekly Shabbat services at 8pm on Fridays. The congregation also has a religious school and offers numerous family activities and programs.