Located in Bluefield, WV., Congregation Ahavath Shalom has served the spiritual needs of the Jewish Community of southern West Virginia and Appalachia for over a century. We are an intimate reform congregation whose goal is to meet the spiritual needs of a diverse membership. We offer a warm, creative environment geared toward worship, adult education and children's religious school study. We sponsor charitable events in our community with participation by young and old alike . Most of our members characterize their association with the congregation as a feeling of "belonging to a family".