Congregation Beth Israel's eNews for June 23, 2017
 
WORSHIP SCHEDULE

Friday, June 23
  6:30 p.m.
Shabbat Summer Service
(Gordon Chapel)
Rabbi Joshua Herman,
Rabbi David Lyon,
Rabbi Adrienne Scott,
David Scott,
Executive Director and Director of Lifelong Learning

Saturday, June 24
8:30 a.m.
Shabbat Morning Minyan
(Gordon Chapel)

9:45 a.m.
Torah Study
(Finger Board Room)
Rabbi Joshua Herman

See the Worship Schedule


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Rabbi Lyon on the Radio
Rabbi David A. Lyon may be heard on Sunday mornings, 6:45 a.m., KODA, Sunny 99.1 FM radio

HAPPENING THIS WEEK

TEMPLE OFFICE SUMMER HOURS
Please note that Temple Offices will observe Summer Hours from Monday, June 12, through Monday, August 7. During this time, Temple Offices will be open 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Thursday, and 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Friday.

GORDON CHAPEL ARK RENOVATION
As we move into our summer months, we will be undergoing a renovation of our beautiful and historic ark that lives in the Gordon Chapel. The ark, made of acacia wood, has been a staple in the Gordon Chapel since 1982. Built by hand, by the same craftsman who will complete its renovation, the ark will return to us in August fully restored. We will maintain a temporary ark and Torah scroll during the renovation period, and we look forward to re-dedicating our ark when it returns to us in August. 

SISTERHOOD DIRECTORY UNDERWRITERS/ADVERTISERS
Sisterhood invites your participation as an underwriter or advertiser in our 2017 congregational directory. This is a great opportunity to show your support for Congregation Beth Israel and let that support be visible to each of our 1600 families. We would appreciate your participation at any level. For additional information, please contact Kelly Gerstenhaber at 281-904-7444 or email at kelly.holmes80@yahoo.com

MBJLC REGISTRATION
Registration is now open for the 2017-2018 MBJLC year! You can register online with your member login and password! If you need your login information, or would like a hard copy of the registration forms, please call the MBJLC offices at 713-271-7369. Sign up your children for religious school TODAY - late enrollment fees go into effect on July 1.

UPCOMING EVENTS
CANCER SURVIVORS BLESSING
On Friday, June 30, our service will include a special blessing. Cancer Survivors will be invited to the Bimah in our Gordon Chapel for a blessing in honor of their recovery and in support of their continued health.

LIBRARY NEWS

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LIBRARY SUMMER HOURS
From June 12 through 23 the library will be open weekdays 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., but a librarian will be available on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. The public computers and workspace are available for congregant use. Summer library hours of Tuesday-Friday 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. will resume Tuesday, June 27th with Librarian Judy Weidman available.

JUDAICA SHOP
Beth Israel Sisterhood's Judaica Shop is open Monday - Friday 10:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Contact Anita Seline, 713-777-4315 for information.

PLEASE visit our website for information on other upcoming events.

BRING THE GIFT OF BETH ISRAEL HOME!

Rabbi David Lyon's book, God of Me: Imagining God throughout Your Lifetime, Cantor Daniel Mutlu's CD, A Musical Year at Beth Israel, Rabbi Samuel Karff's two disc set of sermons, Words Spoken from My Mind and Soul, and Rabbi Karff's latest book, For This You Were Created, are all available through our Judaica Shop, and amazon.com. Click below for more information.






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