Parshas Bereishis 5777
This erev Shabbos, Parshas Bereishis, Mevorchim Marcheshvan, neiros should be lit by 5:39 with mincha to follow at 5:49. Please remember to repeat kerias shema after 6:40pm.
If you would like to sponsor kiddush this Shabbos, please click here.
Rabbi Bleicher's shiur, "The Hemophiliac Convert" will begin at 4:40pm.
Mincha will begin at 5:25pm followed by seudah shlishis during which we will resume our learning of Mishnayos Peah and discuss an unpublished teshuva of Rav Yitzchak Zilberstein. Maariv will begin and Shabbos will end at 6:41pm.
Mishnayos and breakfast will resume following the 8am minyan on Sunday morning.
Rabbi Goldstone's Monday night gemara shiur will begin at 7:30pm.
Tefilah on Tuesday: Rabbi Bleicher will begin a series of shiurim on tefilah beginning this Tuesday night at 8pm.
Rosh Chodesh Marcheshvan will be on Tuesday and Wednesday.
Mazal tov to Sylvia & Dr. Elie Schneider on the birth of a great-granddaughter born to their grandchildren, Rifki & Tzvi Yaakov Miretsky of Teaneck, and to the grandparents, Malka & Steve Miretsky of Chicago.
Yom Tov Appeals
EHM Kol Nidrei Appeal: Thank you to those who have already donated or pledged for this year's Kol Nidrei appeal. As this is the Shul's primary annual fundraiser, if you have not yet had the opportunity to make a donation, please click here and note that your donation is for the Yom Kippur Kol Nidrei appeal or reply to this email with your pledge.
Shemini Atzeres Yizkor Appeal: On Shemini Atzeres, Rabbi Bleicher made an emergency appeal for Kulanu Yachad, a critical organization that provides a safety net to families in the Greater Elizabeth community that are in need in the most kavodik and dignified fashion. In the past several weeks alone Kulanu Yachad has distributed nearly $60,000 and is close to exhausting its reserves. We cannot allow our friends and neighbors to be turned away and as members of this community we have a collective responsibility to help replenish Kulanu Yachad's account. We prefer to give one check to Kulanu Yachad to show the support of our unified congregation, so please send in your donations as soon as possible. You can make a donation by clicking here and noting that your contribution is for Kulanu Yachad or by mailing a check to the Shul and indicating Kulanu Yachad in the memo.
Simchas Torah: If you joined us at the Shul for Simchas Torah, we hope that you enjoyed the kiddushes that were provided at night and during the day. We thank those of you who already contributed, and if you have not and would like to make a donation to offset the Shul's expenses, please click here, mail a check to the Shul, or reply to this email with your pledge. in all cases noting that your donation is for the Simchas Torah kiddush.
Union County Challah Bake: Come join Jewish women across the globe for a night of unity at the Greater Union County Challah Bake at 8pm on Thursday evening, November 10, at the Union YM-YWHA. Admission is $18 before November 7th, $25 after November 7 or at the door. Spread the word to all your friends and neighbors and RSVP today by clicking here.
Best wishes for a wonderful (erev) Shabbos Mevorchim!