In The Community

Community – Week of August 22, 2020

August 22, 2020 ~ 2 Elul 5780

Parshas: Shoftim — Deuteronomy 16:18 – 21:9 Chumash pages 1024 – 1045
Haftorah: Isaiah 51:12 — 52:12 Chumash pages 1199- 1200

Candle Lighting 7:29 pm
Shabbat Ends 8:31 pm

Davening at Shul! (Tent on East Parking Lot) Mincha / Maariv: Sunday, Wednesday and Thursday:7:15 pm – Kabbalat Shabbat: 7:00 pm – Shabbat Morning: 9:00 am

See Davening post for full information.

Happy Birthday ~ Debbie Sher, Betty Epstein, Jonathan Yasinev and Dodi Smason

Anniversaries ~ David & Norma Rubin and Jesse & Debbie Barash

This Week and Beyond…

  • Friday Evening, August 21 ~ Virtual Kabbalat Shabbat Service at 6:45 pm
    Join us for our Virtual Kabbalat Shabbat. We’ll gather on Zoom to welcome Shabbat in song with a guest Chazzan and Rabbi Smason providing inspirational and instructive Dvar Torah.
    Join by video: Join by audio: 314-325-8791

  • Sunday, August 30 ~ PIZZA NIGHT Carry Out Only. Pick up from 3:30 -5:30 pm. All Pizzas are $14.00 with your choice of toppings. Pre-paid orders only. See the flyer in this bulletin.
  • Wednesday, September 2 ~ 7:30 pm ~ NHBZ will be hosting a virtual program titled: “Strengthening Your Zionist Narrative: Education as a Tool for Empowerment”. Our speaker is Adam Blue of StandWithUs. See the flyer for more information.

Do you have a simcha to celebrate? Saying Kaddish or observing a yahrzeit? Consider sponsoring one of our many learning sessions with Rabbi Smason or our guest speakers. Donate $18 or  more to have a dedication made. Contact: or call 991or call 991–2100 ext. 22100 ext. 2

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