Congregation Beth Israel's eNews for October 27, 2017

 
WORSHIP SCHEDULE

Friday, October 27
6:00 p.m.
Go To Shabbat
(Memorial Area)
Rabbi Adrienne Sccott

6:30 p.m.
Shabbat Chapel Service
(Gordon Chapel)
Rabbi Chase Foster,
Rabbi David Lyon,
Rabbi Joshua Herman,
  Cantor Star Trompeter

Saturday, October 28
8:30 a.m.
Shabbat Morning Minyan
(Gordon Chapel)

9:45 a.m.
Torah Study
(Finger Board Room)
Rabbi Chase Foster

11:00 a.m.
Shabbat Morning Service
(Gordon Chapel)
Bat Mitzvah of
Sofia Clark

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FROM THE RABBI...

 


UPCOMING EVENTS


 

 

BIFTY PAJAMA PARTY
BIFTY is making a comeback, and its first event is this Saturday evening the 28th from 6:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m. All 8th-12th graders are invited to a fun evening filled with friends, food, and a lot of fun. We will also be viewing the Astros game! Of course, wear your favorite, appropriate pj’s. The event costs $10. Please park and enter through the Shlenker door. RSVP to cfoster@beth-israel.org.


ADULT B'NEI MITZVAH CLASSES
Adult B'nei Mitzvah classes will begin soon. Rooms and times are to be determined. Those interested in these classes are asked to contact Greg Tucker at gtucker@beth-israel.org.

ADULT HEBREW
Our Adult Hebrew program offers two yearlong courses that focus on modern Hebrew. If you are planning to visit Israel with the congregation in June 2018, consider signing up for one of these classes. Our Advanced Course has begun and meets on Wednesdays at 6:30 pm. Note, however, that it will not meet this week. Our Hebrew Beginners class will meet at 7 pm on Tuesday evenings during Basic Judaism. For more information, or to participate in Adult Hebrew, please contact Gabby Burgard at gburgard@beth-israel.org or 713-271-7369.

 
 

 
   


SERVICE AND ONEG HONORING
RABBI JOSHUA AND AVIVA HERMAN

On Shabbat, November 17th, at 6:30pm, in the sanctuary, we will thank Rabbi Herman for his contributions of mind and spirit and selfless service to Congregation Beth Israel. Rabbi Herman and Aviva will be making Aliyah in December, with great anticipation for their new home in Israel. Join us for worship and a special Oneg Shabbat in their honor.


 
 

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Flooded books? Here is a suggestion on how to salvage wet books...
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JUDAICA SHOP

 

Beth Israel Sisterhood's Judaica Shop is open Monday - Friday 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., and Wednesdays 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 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, 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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