BCMH E-Newsletter: Sept. 13, 2014

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Congregation Bikur Cholim-Machzikay Hadath

18 Elul 5774 – SHABBOS PARSHAS KI SAVO – September 13, 2014

 

LIFE CYCLE EVENTS:

Mazel Tov to Michael & Esther Friend and to Al and Evelyn Begas of Boca Raton, Florida, on the marriage of their children, Akiva Friend to Mimi Begas this past Sunday.

Mazel Tov to Ruth Genauer on the marriage of her grandson, Akiva to Mimi Begas

 

*During Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, BCMH welcomes Cantor Chaim Yehuda Klainberg, Cantor Joseph Turitz and our Mashgiach Ruchani (Educational and Spiritual Guide), Rabbi Shaul Engelsberg. More info:

Bio Cantor Chaim Yehuda Klainberg.doc; Cantor Joseph Turitz Bio.doc; Bio Rabbi Shaul Engelsberg.doc

 

*Arthur Elbling will be heading up a group of ushers for the High Holidays for both Men and Women. If you are interested in participating, please contact Arthur at yyare@q.com or (206) 954-3543

 

EREV SHABBOS, FRIDAY, September 12

5:55 pm: Early Mincha

6:08 pm: Early Candle Lighting

7:10 pm: Regular candle lighting

7:15 pm: Regular Mincha

 

SHABBOS, September 13

8:45 am: Shacharis

9:54 am: Latest Shema

10:20 am: Drasha by Rabbi by Rabbi Shaul Engelsberg

5:30 pm: Boys who want to read Megillah Kohellet on Succot meet for practice in the Main Sanctuary

6:45 pm: Mincha

Following Mincha: Shalosh Seudos in honor of Akiva & Mimi Friend sponsored by Larry & Sharon Adatto, Rabbi Bernie & Shirley Fox, Marlene Kaplan & Marc Kravette, Nancy Potash, Skip & Liz Rosen and Ben & Dina Saltsman. The community is invited.

8:06 pm: Ma’ariv

8:11 pm: Conclusion of Shabbos
WEEKDAY DAILY TIMES – September 14 – 18

 

Shacharis

7:30 & 9:00 am: Sunday

6:40 & 7:40 am: Monday & Thursday

6:50 & 7:45 am: Tuesday & Wednesday & Friday  

 

Mincha / Ma’ariv

7:05 pm: Sunday – Thursday

 

YAVNEH PROGRAMS:

All regular Youth groups will meet on Shabbos as scheduled and are free and open to children of all ages

Approx. 9:45 am: Pre School in Portable A - From taking out the Torah – Mussaf kedusha

Approx. 9:45 am: K-2 in Portable B: Big Yavneh – From taking out the Torah – Mussaf kedusha

Approx. 9:45 am: Jr. Minyan in Beis Midrash - From taking out the Torah – Mussaf kedusha

Boys are brought onto the Bima following chazarat ha-shatz to help with the end of davening

10:15 am: Torah Tots in the Torah Tots room

10:30 am-end of services: Mommy & Me infants up to 1½ yr. olds in Torah Tots room

 

MEAT KIDDUSH CO-SPONSORED BY:

Debbie Barber in celebration of their grandson, Yosef born to Shmuel and Rosalyn Tilson and in honor of her wonderful husband, Fred, who never says no; Ruth Genauer in honor of the marriage of her grandson, Akiva Friend to Mimi Begas; Yoni Goldstein in honor of Michelle’s birthday and Avram Rosenfeld in memory of his father, Menachem Rosenfeld  

 

SHABBOS HOSPITALITY
If you need or know of someone who needs a place to stay or eat in Seward Park on Shabbos please contact Bracha Swigard at (206) 722-9002.

 

PLEASE NOTE:

 

Rabbi Search Committee Update

(please watch this space for all Search related activities):

 

UPDATE:

 

We are excited to report that we are hard at work compiling a shul wide survey to help us further clarify the results we obtained from the focus groups over the summer. We plan to have the survey out after Rosh Hashanah.

 

We are also planning a creative, fun and interactive way to share the results from the focus group question about who we want to be as a shul. Be on the lookout next week for that.

 

High Holiday Info:

If you need additional tickets for the High Holidays or need to change your seating, please contact Dee in the BCMH Office at (206) 721-0970 by September 17. Esrog/Lulav order deadline is September 19. To download an Esrog/Lulav form click here ..\High Holidays\2014\Esrog Lulav order form 2014.doc

If you will be needing Day Care for the High Holidays click here to download a registration form ..\High Holidays\2014\HH+Day+Camp+registration+forms+2014.pdf

 

Mikvah Hours during High Holidays:

Erev Rosh Hashanah, Wednesday, September 24

8:00 am   –   11:00 am:  Women

Noon   –   4:00 pm:  Men

Erev Yom Kippur, Friday, October 3

8:00 am   –   11:00 am:  Women

Noon   –   4:00 pm:  Men

For further information contact Maia Berlow at (206) 721-0970 and press 7 when message starts

 

NCSY

NCSY’s annual Sukkah Building Fundraiser. Have your sukkah built by an army of NCSYers $36 regular sukkah. $50 for a large sukkah. (Sukkahs that exceed time slots may be subject to additional charges) Fill

Out this form to reserve your spot:  C:\Users\BCMH\Desktop\Dee’s Transfer Files\Documents\High Holidays\2014\NCSY’s Succah Building Fundraiser Request Form.mht

 

SEATTLE MIKVAH 

The Seattle Mikvah Committee encourages your financial support. Please make donations to:

1) The Seattle Mikvah General Fund to ensure ongoing upkeep and maintenance of The Seattle Mikvah and Keilim Mikvah (for utensils).

2) The Mrs. Etkin Kallah Gift Fund, in memory of Mrs. Cecillia Etkin, for brides using the Mikvah for their pre-marriage visit. Please indicate your intent on the memo line & send to:

The Seattle Mikvah/C/o Congregation BCMH, 5145 S Morgan Street, Sea., WA 98118

For more information, please contact: Rena Berger, Mikvah Chair- 206-721-0238.

 

Macabee Martial Arts led by Jacob Lunon is conducting classes combining Torah and physical fitness in the BCMH Volotin Social Hall through October, 2014. More info: macabeemartialarts@comcast.net or
call (206) 722-4614. 4:15-7:45 pm: Tues & Thurs / 7:00-8:00 pm: Weds / 10:00 am-1:00 pm: Sundays

 

JULIE’S PROGRAM CORNER

Hi everyone! Flyers have been sent out and are posted in the lobbies introducing all of you to our leadership for the Yamim Noraim. The BCMH Religious Committee and Executive Committee have been hard at work finding these incredible and extremely talented men to lead our services. Please help us welcome them (and their families): Cantor Chaim Yehuda Klainberg, Cantor Joseph Turitz and Rabbi Shaul Engelsberg! 

  The Learner’s Minyan Schedule for High Holidays is also posted in lobbies.

  BCMH and SBH Sukkah Hop takes place on Friday, October 10th (2nd Day of Succos), meeting in front of BCMH at 3:45 pm! We are on the lookout for Sukkah Hop hosts, so if you are interested please contact me – juliebcmhseattle@gmail.com. If it rains, Sukkah Hop will be cancelled.

Still ironing out details for Babysitting and Infant/Child CPR classes set to be held after holidays. I’ll keep you posted! (It is mandatory for all BCMH Shabbos Counselors to attend CPR class)

Mazel Tov to Michael and Esther Friend and the lovely Ruth Genauer on the occasion of Akiva’s marriage to Mimi Begas!

Wishing you all an awesome Shabbos!

 

THIS WEEK’S CONTRIBUTORS: THANK YOU!

 

IN MEMORY OF:        BY:                  ALIYA                                                                       

Zinovy Bruk                          Boris Bruk           Mike Basilyan

Mildred Kettleman             Ruth Simon        Rabbi Shaul Engelsberg

Steve Fast

 

TRIBUTE CARD                                                                                                                                

Ruth Simon-To Robert & Mimi Porad-In memory of Ron Porad

 

CHASDEI SHMULLY

Tova Roth

 

COMMUNITY CLASSES AND ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

TALMUD CLASS WITH RABBI MOSHE KLETENIK, MONDAY EVENINGS, 8:30 PM  

Rabbi Kletenik teaches an Intermediate Level Talmud Class at his home, 6527 52nd AVE S, Monday evenings at 8:30 pm. Tractate Avodah Zarah is studied in depth. Relevant topics include the Laws of Idolatry including the Halachic status of contemporary religions and houses of worship; the prohibition of lifnei iveir, assisting or abetting the commission of a sin; laws of tarovos, mixtures of permitted and forbidden foods; Chalav Yisroel; Gevinas Akum, cheese made by a non-Jew; Pas Akum, bread baked by a non-Jew; Stam Yainam, wine of a non-Jew.

 

WOMEN’S GEMARA CLASS

The Women’s Gemara Class meets Monday evenings, 8-9 pm at the home of Beth Balkany. More info: (206) 602-9395

 

WOMEN’S TEHILIM GROUP, TUESDAY EVENINGS, 8:15 PM

The Women’s Tehilim Group meets to recite Tehilim for those in need of Refuah Shelema. Info: contact Adina Almo.

 

RABBI CHAIM WEISS PROVIDES A WEEKLY TALMUD CLASS, 8:00 PM

The class is studying Tractate Megillah. The class is held Thursday nights at the home of Rabbi Weiss, 5222 S Holly Street. More info: Rabbi Weiss at weiss@nyhs.com

 

SEPHARDIC BIKUR HOLIM WEEKLY CLASSES

Mondays, 8:00-9:00 pm: Women’s Gemara Class with Rabbi Hassan at the home of Beth Balkany

Wednesdays, 8:30-9:30 pm: Ohr Letziyon – Practical Halakhic Responsa Class at SBH Midrash

Thursdays, Noon-1:00 pm: Thoughts on the Weekly Torah Portion at Island Crust Cafe.

 

CAPITOL HILL MINYAN

9:00 am: Shabbos morning Shacharis. Meets every Shabbos and Yom Tov for evening and morning services.  Services at 1501 – 17th Avenue – Council House lower level, West entrance

More info: www.capitolhillminyan.org

 

K’HAL ATERES ZEKAINIM AT KLINE GALLAND

BCMH is responsible for making the Minyan at Kline Galland the first Shabbos of every month. See http://zekainim.webs.com for current schedule. More info: (206) 722-1464 or zekainim@yahoo.com

 

JEWISH HIGH 2014-2015

Jewish High is open to all Jewish teenagers regardless of religious affiliation or previous Jewish education. More info: http://www.jewishhighseattle.com or Ari Hoffman at hoffmana@ncsy.org

 

SEATTLE KOLLEL 

Wednesdays at the Kollel, Daf Yomi Mesachta Chagigah
For more information or if you would like a Daf Yomi Class at a different time of day, contact Rabbi Avrohom David  rabbiavrohomdavid@gmail.com   or 206 369-1215

Sunday-Thursday, 8:00 pm, Study the “Daily Mishna Berura Laws of Sukkah” with Rabbi Waxman

Sunday Evenings, Sep 14, 21 & Oct. 5, 7:00 pm, Womens Pre Holidays Mesilas Yesharim Class

Sep 17, 7:30 – 9:00 pm, Pre-Rosh Hashanah Leil Iyum

Rabbi Yehuda Bresler 7:30 pm – 8:10 pm “The Yomim Noraim – Fresh Perspectives on What We Are Doing and

Why We Are Doing It”
Rabbi Shaul Engelsberg 8:15 pm – 9:00 pm “Confessions of a Yom Kippur Confessions Sayer”

Sep 24-26 & Oct. 3 & 4, join us in West Seattle for Rosh Hashana Dinners (and services),

Oct 12, 5:30 pm, Pizza in the Hut and Watch the Movie Ushpizin   

Oct 24 & 25, the Shabbos Project October 24-25

Nov 9-17, JWRP Men’s Trip to Israel. More info: Rabbi David (206) 722-8289 or rabbidavid@seattlekollel.org

 

SEPHARDIC BIKUR HOLIM

Sun, Sept 14, 9:00 am, SBH Grand Bazaar. Sephardic Delicacies, incredible and diverse display of foods and treats. Lots of goodies and games for the kids. The fun begins at 9am on Sunday, September 14th.

 

JEWISH FEDERATION OF GREATER SEATTLE

Sunday, Sept 14, 2015 Community Campaign Kickoff event. More info: http://www.jewishinseattle.org/kickoff

 

NORTHWEST YESHIVA HIGH SCHOOL

Wednesday, October 22, 7:00 pm, NYHS Open House.  Meet our teachers, alumni and students! Take a class in Talmud. Do a Physics experiment! Watch a poetry slam. For more information and to rsvp, contact Melissa Rivkin at admissions@nyhs.org or call 206-232-5272 ext. 515.  Visit us at www.nyhs.org.

 

THE SHABBOS PROJECT, OCTOBER 24 & 25

This project was made last year by Rabbi Warren Goldstein, Chief Rabbi of South Africa, to unite and keep one Shabbat together in South Africa. Daniel Cohen, a recent graduate of Northwest Yeshiva High School is involved in bringing “The Shabbos Project” to Seattle on October 24 & 25 along with a committee of community members. The two main aspects of the project are a community Challah Bake and Shabbat Kits which will need funding. The campaign for this funding ends August 31st. For more info: The Shabbos Project 2014.pdf

 

MINYAN OHR CHADASH

Shabbos afternoons, 6:00 pm, text study “Trei Asar: The Book of Amos” with Rivy Poupko Kletenik

Minyan Ohr Chadash Social Hall, Brighton & 51st street in Seward Park

 

ASHREICHEM YISRAEL

Wed & Fri mornings, 5:45 am, Gemara Shiur with Rabbi Brody. More info: rabbibrody@ashreichemyisrael.com

Shabbos afternoons. ½ hr. before Mincha, Boys Mishna Club for all boys ages 8 and up at the Kehilla. More info: shmuelcbrody@gmail.com

 

WEEKLY JLI COURSE AT SHAAREI TEFILLAH, 7:00 PM

Rabbi Cheski Edelman of Chabad Jewish Discovery Center in Olympia teaches JLI (Jewish Learning Institute) course at Shaarei Tefillah, 6250 43rd AVE NE, Sea. 98115. “Life in the Balance” explores Jewish perspective on everyday medical dilemmas. Info: Shprintze Kavka, (206) 730-2764 or shprintzek@gmail.com

 

JEWISH FAMILY SERVICE

Save the Date, September 25, 2014, JFS Community-Wide Food Drive Begins and runs through October 5. The Food Sort Volunteer Event is on Sunday, October 5 from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm. Location TBA. More info: (206) 861-3176

 

KLINE GALLAND 

Save the date: Wednesday, October 22, 2014, Kline Galland feel good Celebration of a Century at Temple De Hirsch Sinai, Seattle. 5:30 pm, Champagne Toast / 6:00 pm, community celebration & hors d’oeuvres.

Kline Galland Hospice Services-Available 24 hours/7 days a week. More info: 206-805-1930/206-725-8800

Polack Adult Day Center: More info: Joanne Angel at 206-725-8800

 

VA’AD WEEKLY EMAIL INFO

To receive the Va’ad HaRabanim of Greater Seattle E-newsletter, contact Chasya Sarah at the Va’ad office: (206) 760-0805 or vaadinfo@seattlevaad.org

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