Fri. – Sun., Jan. 18 – 20 = Rabbi Gary D. Kessler from New York will visit us as a candidate for our open Rabbinical position. He will be joined by his wife Ruth, a professional Jewish educator. Rabbi Kessler will lead services on Friday at 8 pm and Shabbat morning at 10 am, with a Discussion / Class led by Rabbi Kessler. On Saturday night at 6:30 p.m. there will be Havdalah and Hors d'oeuvres at the Dechowitz home (see details below). On Sunday at 9 am we will have a Minyan breakfast sponsored by Men's Club, followed at 10:15 by a program presented by Rabbi Kessler: "The Song at the Red Sea According to Two Midrashim" with Discussion afterward.
AA Announcements – Jan. 18 + 19, 2019
Fri., Jan. 18, 8:00 p.m. = Friday Service in our AA Sanctuary led by Rabbi Kessler; Candle-Lighting is at 5:16 p.m.; sermon = "Tu BiShvat"; Oneg Shabbat is sponsored by Dr. Karen and Bob Gordon and by our Sisterhood.
Sat., Jan. 19, 9:30 a.m. = light breakfast of coffee & bagels; 10:00 a.m. = Shabbat service in our AA Sanctuary led by Rabbi Kessler; D'var Torah = "Martin Luther King"; Deluxe Kiddush sponsored by Sisterhood and Men's Club; there will be a Discussion \ Class led by Rabbi Kessler after Kiddush.
Sat., Jan. 19, 6:30 p.m. = Havdalah and Hors d'oeuvres at the home of Richard and Harriet Dechowitz, 10182 Berrywood Circle. Please bring a dairy or parve nibble to share. Desserts and Beverages, including coffee, tea, water and kosher wine, will be provided. RSVP to Harriet at email@example.com or via phone at 797-6440.
Sun., Jan. 20, 9:00 a.m. = Minyan, 9:30 a.m. Men's Club breakfast, 10:15 a.m. = program by Rabbi Kessler: "The Song at the Red Sea According to Two Midrashim" with Discussion.
Wed., Jan. 23, 7:00 p.m. = Adult Education in AA Library; Topic: The mysticism of Tu BiSh’vat.
Fri., Jan. 25, 8:00 p.m. = Family Service in our Sanctuary, with a story by our ISJL Fellow.
Sat., Jan. 26 = Tu BiSh'vat Seder after Shabbat services during our Kiddush Luncheon.
Sun., Jan. 27, 1–5 p.m. = World Religion Day event at the Highland Center, 520 Olive St.