Weekly Update – 18 August 2016

Services will be held on Friday evening beginning at the normal 7:00 time. Bill Miller and Leon Minsky will be co-leading services in the absence of Rabbi Lynne.

There will be no Torah Study this Saturday.

Religious School will meet on Sunday beginning at 10:00.

On Wednesday August 24, the monthly meeting of the Interfaith Dialog group. It will meet at the Evergreen Presbyterian Church at noon. Bring your lunch, and if you would like a link to the video that will be discussed, please contact Lavonda. Anyone can attend who is interested. It is a very hamishe group.

Do you have some magazines you don’t want? Religious school teachers need magazines preferably with colorful pictures to be used for craft projects. We thank you in advance.

On September 2nd, the Cumming family will host a Shabbat potluck and service at the Spiritual Life Center on Fort Rucker beginning at 6:00. Contact Nathan Cumming at 870-834-0627 for more information.

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Weekly Update – 11 August 2016

Services will be held on Friday evening beginning at the normal 7:00 time.

Torah Study will be held at 10:45 on Saturday. We will be looking at the first parasha in the book of Deuteronomy: 1:1-3:22.

Saturday evening, August 13th there will be a special service for the commemoration of Tisha B’Av. We will begin the evening at 8:00 with havdallah, and then will be treated to a special chanting of the book of Aicha (Lamentations). We will have English copies available, or if you would like, you can bring your own copy of the Tanakh. If you have never heard the book of Lamentations chanted, you do not want to miss this opportunity. The nusach (the tune of the chant) is haunting. We will begin promptly at 8:00, so please do not be late.

There will be no bowling on Saturday, August 13th. However, we are having a meeting of the bowling group on Saturday evening, August 27th at 7:00 at the temple. We will discuss the future of the bowling league without the Priddles and decide (finally!!) on tee-shirts. There will be dessert and drinks provided.

Just a reminder that Religious School will be in session beginning Sunday, August 14th at 10:00. We will be meeting at the Nanning home. Bring your suits and towels!

Do you have some magazines you don’t want? Religious school teachers need magazines preferably with colorful pictures to be used for craft projects. We thank you in advance.

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Weekly Update – 28 July 2016

Services will be held on Friday evening beginning at the normal 7:00 time. It is Simchat Shabbat, and we will be honoring those with July birthdays and anniversaries.

Torah Study will be held at 10:45 on Saturday. We will be looking at parashat Pinchas, Numbers 25:10-30:1

Please contact Rabbi Lynne if you have a table top radio that you are no longer using that you would be willing to donate.

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Weekly Update – 21 July 2016

Services will be held on Friday evening beginning at the normal 7:00 time. Lisa Cohen will be leading services in Rabbi Lynne’s absence. The Cohens will be relocating to Jacksonville at the end of the month, and we appreciate Lisa’s willingness to lead services during this hectic time in her family’s lives.

There will be no Torah study this weekend.

Just a heads up that Simchat Shabbat for the month of July will be on July 29th, not the 22nd as was sent on the calendar.

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Weekly Update – 14 July 2016

Services will be held on Friday evening beginning at the normal 7:00 time. Kat Julius will be providing the Oneg Shabbat to honor her husband, Al Julius, at the time of his yahrzeit.

Torah study will be held on Saturday beginning at 10:45. We will be looking at this week’s Torah portion, Chukkat, Numbers 19:1-22:1.

Just a heads up that Simchat Shabbat for the month of July will be on July 29th, not the 22nd as was sent on the calendar.

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Weekly Update – 30 June 2016

This Friday, July 1st , Helon and Harold have once again graciously offered to host a 4th of July Shabbat. We will meet at their house at 6:00 and meet for a short Erev Shabbat service. After the service, the Cutlers will provide a dinner featuring hotdogs and other 4th of July favorites. You will need to bring a lawn chair to sit on. And services/picnic will be held rain or shine.

There will be no Torah study this weekend

There is a very large, very nice black and white striped umbrella that was left on the stage the Friday before last when we were experiencing heavy thunderstorms. It might come in handy over the next few weeks as we experience our normal heat and thunderstorms.

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Weekly Update – 23 June 2016

Shabbat services will begin as usual at 7:00 Friday evening. This is Simchat Shabbat where we will honor those who have birthdays and anniversaries in the month of June. In honor of Rob’s birthday, the Goldsmiths will be providing the food for the Oneg Shabbat.

Torah Study will held beginning at 10:45 on Saturday. We will be looking at Torah portion B’ha’alotkha, Numbers 8:1-12:16. (And yes, we will learn how to pronounce the name of the portion.)

Our congregant, Lisa is spearheading a drive to collect food, especially for children for the Wiregrass Area Food Bank. Children are not getting the food they normally do during the school year, so the need for food for kids rises during the summer months. She will be collecting from now until the end of June. There will be a box on the stage for the food. THIS IS THE FINAL WEEK OF THE DRIVE.

On Friday, July 1st, Helon and Harold have once again graciously offered to host a 4th of July Shabbat. We will meet at their house at 6:00 and meet for a short Erev Shabbat service. After the service, the Cutlers will provide a dinner featuring hotdogs and other 4th of July favorites. PLEASE RSVP to the office by Friday, June 24th if you are planning on attending. The Cutlers need to know how much food to buy.

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Weekly Update – 16 June 2016

Shabbat services will begin as usual at 7:00 Friday evening.

Torah Study will held beginning at 10:45 on Saturday. We will be looking at Torah portion Naso, Numbers 4:21-7:89.

There will be open bowling for anyone who wants to bowl with us on Saturday evening beginning at 5:00 at the Dothan Bowling Lanes. We all bowl just for fun. You do not have to be a proficient bowler to join us; just the desire to have some fun and a few laughs. Also, we usually go out for dinner together once we have finished bowling.

Our congregant, Lisa is spearheading a drive to collect food, especially for children for the Wiregrass Area Food Bank. Children are not getting the food they normally do during the school year, so the need for food for kids rises during the summer months. She will be collecting from now until the end of June. There will be a box on the stage for the food.

On Friday, July 1st, Helon and Harold have once again graciously offered to host a 4th of July Shabbat. We will meet at their house at 6:00 and meet for a short Erev Shabbat service. After the service, the Cutlers will provide a dinner featuring hotdogs and other 4th of July favorites. PLEASE RSVP to the office by Friday, June 24th if you are planning on attending. The Cutlers need to know how much food to buy.

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Weekly Update – 2 June 2016

​This Friday evening Erev Shabbat Services will begin at 7:00. Rabbi Lynne and Rob will be providing the Oneg Shabbat in honor of Rabbi Lynne’s birthday.

Torah Study will held beginning at 10:45 on Saturday. We will be looking at this week’s Torah reading, Behukotai, Leviticus 26:3-37:34. This is the concluding reading in the book of Leviticus.
Mark your calendars for this Sunday June 5th at 10:00. This is the date of the annual meeting and we need as many congregants as possible to attend to vote on the new slate of officers. The Brotherhood will be cooking one of its world renown pancake breakfasts which will be served at approximately 9:15.  
Our congregant, Lisa is spearheading a drive to collect food, especially for children for the Wiregrass Area Food Bank. Children are not getting the food they normally do during the school year, so the need for food for kids rises during the summer months. She will be collecting from now until the end of June. There will be a box on the stage for the food.  
Please check the temple kitchen and see if there are dishes you left in the past few weeks. There is an eclectic collection on top of the freezer in the kitchen.

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Weekly Update – 26 May 2016

​This Friday is Simchat Shabbat where we will honor those with birthdays and anniversaries in the month of May. Services will begin at 7:00.
There will be no Torah Study this week.
Mark your calendars for June 5th at 10:00. This is the date of the annual meeting and we need as many congregants as possible to attend to vote on the new slate of officers. The Brotherhood will be cooking one of its world renown pancake breakfasts which will be served at approximately 9:15.  

Our congregant, Lisa is spearheading a drive to collect food, especially for children for the Wiregrass Area Food Bank. Children are not getting the food they normally do during the school year, so the need for food for kids rises during the summer months. She will be collecting from now until the end of June. There will be a box on the stage for the food.  

Please check the temple kitchen and see if there are dishes you left in the past few weeks. There is an eclectic collection on top of the freezer in the kitchen.
Enjoy the long holiday weekend!

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