Parshas Mishpatim 5777
This erev Shabbos, Parshas Mishpatim, Parshas Shekalim, Mevorchim Adar, neiros should be lit by 5:24pm with mincha to follow at 5:30pm. Please remember to repeat kerias shema after 6:24pm.
Kiddush this Shabbos is sponsored by Mark & Shari Bloomberg in commemoration of the recent yahrzeits of Mark's parents, David Shlomo ben Yakov and Malka bas Shmuel a"h, and the upcoming yahrzeits of Shari's parents, Shimon Volf ben Aaron and Miriam bas Moshe a"h; Paul & Helene Garber in commemoration of the recent yahrzeit (Thursday) of Helene's father, Harry Miller, Herschel Tzvi ben Yosef HaLevi a"h; and Yehoshua & Marsha Horowitz in commemoration of the yahrzeit today (Friday) of Marsha's father, Ziskin Aharon ben Yisroel a"h. If you would like to co-sponsor kiddush please click here to sign up online or click here to email us directly.
Rabbi Bleicher's shiur, "We Worked for Six Days: Now What?" will begin at 4:25pm.
Mincha will begin at 5:10pm followed by seudah shlishis sponsored by Jacob & Annette Gielchinsky in commemoration of the yahrzeit of Jacob's brother, Yitzchak Shraga ben Menachem Aryeh a"h, and his brother-in-law, Shulim Aryeh ben Shaya a"h. During seudah shlishis we will begin the 6th perek of Mishnayos Peah and learn a teshuva from Rav Yitzchak Zilberstein's newest sefer. Maariv will begin and Shabbos will end at 6:29pm.
Rosh Chodesh Adar will be on Sunday and Monday.
Mishnayos and breakfast will continue between the 8am and 9am minyanim on Sunday morning.
Rabbi Goldstone's Monday night gemara shiur will begin at 7:45pm following the late maariv minyan.
Rabbi Bleicher's Tuesday night tefilah shiur will continue at 7:45pm following the late maariv minyan. Click here to listen to the most recent shiur.
Purim Raffle: For information and to purchase tickets for EHM's annual Purim Raffle (prizes include Dinner for a year at Avenue Grill, an assortment of wines and spirits and 4 tickets to a NJ Devils game) please click here.
Purim Seudah: To reserve your seat(s) and sponsor the annual EHM Purim Seudah click here to rsvp online or click here to email the shul.
ChillZone - New Time: Please note that for the duration of the season the weekly ChillZone program for girls ages 9-15 will begin at 8:30 on Motzei Shabbos. ChillZone features a short Torah-learning session with mentors followed by pizza, cool prizes, and fun activities. ChillZone is the place to spend your Saturday night with friends, learning, and real fun!
Chill Zone Parenting Series for Mothers of the Community: All mothers in the community are invited to participate in the second of a two-week parenting series presented by ChillZone featuring Mrs. Devirah Greenfield entitled, "Forming a Deep Connection to Your Child: Tips & Tools" beginning at 8:30pm (at the same time as the girls' program).
This Sunday - JFS Caregivers Conference: Jewish Family Service of Central NJ presents a free conference entitled, "Meeting the Challenges of Caregiving" at Congregation Israel (339 Mountain Avenue, Springfield) this Sunday, February 26th, from 9:30am-12:30pm featuring keynote speaker, Dr. Irit Felsen on "A Caregiver's Journey," Dr. Ken A. Verni on "Caring for Self and Others with Mindfulness," and Alice Greenberg-Sheedy, LSW, on "Managing Challenging Behaviors of Alzheimer's/Dementia." Continental kosher breakfast will be served. To RSVP and for more information please contact Maris Chavenson at email@example.com or (908) 352-8375 or click here to view the flyer.
Please Participate in Our Late Maariv Minyan: Aveilim and others depend on us consistently having a minyan so please support our mincha/maariv b'zeman and late maariv at 7:30pm as much as possible.
To view the communal weekly schedule of minyanim and events click here.
Best wishes for a wonderful (erev) Shabbos Mevorchim!