Congregation Bikur Cholim-Machzikay Hadath
SHABBOS PARSHAS SHEMOS
19 Teves 5775, January 10, 2015
BCMH is making the Minyan at Kline Galland the second Shabbos of this month only.
Services begin at 9:00 am
LIFE CYCLE EVENTS
Mazel Tov to Elior & Tzipora Silverwalker on the occasion of the Bar Mitzvah of their son, Lev
Meat Kiddush sponsored by:
Elior & Tzipora Silverwalker on the occasion of the Bar Mitzvah of their son, Lev. The entire community is invited to a Kiddush lunch with Ha Motzi.
EREV SHABBOS, FRIDAY, JANUARY 9
4:19 pm: Shabbos Candle Lighting
4:25 pm: Mincha followed by Kabbalos Shabbos
SHABBOS, JANUARY 10
8:45 am: Shacharis
10:06 am: Latest Shema
4:10 pm: Mincha
Between Mincha & Ma’ariv: Shalosh Seudos & a “Roll with Rashi” class with Rabbi Engelsberg
5:24 pm: Conclusion of Shabbos
8:30 pm: Lecture for men and women by Rabbi Engelsberg, Beis Midrash
Topic: “Overcoming Anger: Commitment”
WEEKDAY DAILY TIMES – January 11 – 15
7:30 & 9:00 am: Sunday
6:40 & 7:40 am: Monday & Thursday
6:50 & 7:45 am: Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday
Mincha / Ma’ariv
4:30 pm: Sunday – Thursday
PLEASE NOTE: For Privacy reasons, the Seattle Mikvah has requested that congregants NOT walk past the Mikvah on Friday nights following services.
Check out this great article on our Campus Expansion Project in the Mike Report:
Motzei Shabbos, January 10 & February 7, 8:30 pm
Lecture series for men and women in Beis Midrash. Refreshments will be served! Questions? Please contact Julie Greene, BCMH Program Director, 206-721-0970 or email@example.com
Men’s class with Rabbi Engelsberg,Tuesday night, January 13, 7:45 – 8:45 pm
Gemara class for Men in the BCMH Beis Midrash
Women’s class with Rabbi Engelsberg will resume Sun. night, Jan. 18, 7:30–8:30 PM
Tehillim text-based class for Women in the BCMH Beis Midrash
Sun., Feb. 15th, 7:00 pm, the third film of our Love of Eretz Yisrael film series, “Beneath the Helmet: From High School to the Home Front” at Ezra Bessaroth. Co-sponsored by The Jewish Federation, BCMH, EB, SBH, NCSY, JSU and Jewish High. A dinner featuring classic Israeli food, catered by Dalia Amon, 5:30 pm. The community is invited. Cost: $18, for tickets to the Israeli Dinner and Premiere, click here:
We also welcome all Seattle-based native Israelis to join the program, as we will be honoring IDF veterans at the event. The trailer for Beneath the Helmet can be seen by clicking here
Bikur Cholim Committee needs volunteers
The Bikur Cholim Committee, chaired by Shelly Russak and Sandi Kaplan are in need of volunteers to help reach out and keep in contact with our shul members who need home visits or telephone outreach. If you are interested in volunteering in any capacity, please click on the link and complete the form: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1Nd99axRqnZUchhi4g9xxeTlhsUUJnS_ExV9nt7wbBS0/viewform
Note: Next Shabbos, January 17, will be a BCMH Co-Sponsored Kiddush. If you are interested in participating in honor/memory of someone, please contact the BCMH Office at (206) 721-0970 or go to www.bcmhseattle.org and pay via Pay Pal (please note you are contributing to the 1/17/2015 co-sponsored Kiddush).
Enjoying Kiddush even when there’s no sponsor? Then please donate to the Kiddush Committee Fund. These funds are used for a shul Kiddush when there is not a sponsor. Your contributions are very much appreciated! You can donate to the Kiddush Committee Fund via the BCMH Website PayPal account, contacting the BCMH Office at (206) 721-0970 and paying via credit card or mailing a check. Make sure to note it is for the Kiddush Committee Fund if paying via PayPal or check.
Note: If you have anyone you would like to add to the cholim list that we say on Shabbos, or if you have an upcoming simcha or chiuv (obligation), please contact our Gabbaim:
Yacov Bass: firstname.lastname@example.org or Ari Polsky
If you would like to volunteer to Layn a parsha or daven from the amud on Shabbos, please contact Yacov Bass.
All regular Youth groups meet on Shabbos and are free and open to children of all ages
Approx. 9:30 am: Pre School in Portable A – From taking out the Torah – Mussaf kedusha
Approx. 9:30 am: K-2 in Portable B: Big Yavneh – From taking out the Torah – Mussaf kedusha
Approx. 9:30 am: Jr. Minyan in Beis Midrash – From taking out the Torah – Mussaf kedusha
Children are brought onto the Bima following chazarat ha-shatz to help with the end of davening
Please Note: Torah Tots will not be a drop-off program until further notice. Parents may use the Torah Tots room with their children ages 3 and under, but must remain in the room as well. If you are interested in organizing a parent rotation please contact Ari Hoffman, Robin Alberg or Heather Jacobson.
10:15 am-end of services: Mommy & Me infants up to 1½ yr. olds in Torah Tots room
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.
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, 2015. More info: email@example.com or
call (206) 722-4614.
Schedule: 4:15-7:45 pm: Tues & Thurs / 7:00-8:00 pm: Weds / 10:00 am-1:00 pm: Sundays
THIS WEEK’S CONTRIBUTORS: THANK YOU!
IN MEMORY OF: BY:
Dorothy Dubson Alicia Siegel
Pauline Handlin Bob Handlin
Henry Morris Cathy Schuck
James Morris Cathy Schuck
YOUTH BUILDING EXPANSION PROJECT
Steve Fast Yona & Ariella Margolese
COMMUNITY CLASSES AND ANNOUNCEMENTS
TALMUD CLASS WITH RABBI MOSHE KLETENIK, MONDAY EVENINGS, 8:00 PM
Rabbi Kletenik teaches an Intermediate Level Talmud Class at his home, 6527 52nd AVE S, Monday evenings at 8:00 pm.
WOMEN’S TEHILIM GROUP, TUESDAY EVENINGS, 8:15 PM
The group meets to recite Tehilim for those in need of Refuah Shelema. Info: contact Adina Almo.
RABBI CHAIM WEISS WEEKLY TALMUD CLASS, THURSDAY NIGHTS, 8:00 PM
The class is studying Tractate Megillah at the home of Rabbi Weiss, 5222 S Holly Street.
More info: Rabbi Weiss at firstname.lastname@example.org
SEPHARDIC BIKUR HOLIM WEEKLY CLASSES
Wednesdays, 8:00 – 9:00 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 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.
For current schedule: http://Zekainim.webs.com More info: email@example.com or (206) 722-1464.
Registration is now open for the shomer shabbat teams of Spring PONY baseball in Shetland, Pinto and Mustang divisions. Deadline to register is February 1. Register at firstname.lastname@example.org
Questions, contact Ari Hoffman.
For a list of Seattle Kollel events go to www.seattlekollel.org
For more info go to www.seattlencsy.com
JEWISH HIGH 2014-2015
More info: http://www.jewishhighseattle.com or Ari Hoffman at email@example.com
More info at www.seattlekehilla.com
TORAH DAY SCHOOL
Sunday, January 11, 2015, TDS Annual Dinner at Congregation Ezra Bessaroth.
Honoring Randy & Jennifer Kessler. 5 PM Cocktails & Dinner Buffet, 7:45 PM Maccabeats Concert
$75 Dinner & Concert Tickets / $25 Concert only Tickets / RSVP: www.tdsseattle.org
Monday, January 12, 9:00 am – 3:30 pm, 8th Grade Girls Open House. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 1-888-944-1043.
For a list of classes and events go to http://www.ezrabessaroth.net
Sun., Feb. 15th, 7:00 pm, the third film of our Love of Eretz Yisrael film series, “Beneath the Helmet: From High School to the Home Front” at Ezra Bessaroth. More info at http://www.ezrabessaroth.net
MINYAN OHR CHADASH
For more info go to http://www.minyanohrchadash.org
SEPHARDIC BIKUR HOLIM
For a list of classes and events go to http://www.sbhseattle.org
CONGREGATION SHEVET ACHIM
Weekly Parsha class with Rabbi Kornfeld, Mondays, 7:30 – 8:30 pm at Shevet Achim, 5017 90th AVE SE, MI.
The classes are free and open to the Jewish Community.
JEWISH FAMILY SERVICES
More info: (206) 861-3146 or email@example.com
JEWISH GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY OF WASHINGTON STATE
More info: http://www.jgsws.org
WEEKLY JLI COURSE AT SHAAREI TEFILLAH, 7:00 PM
More Info: Shprintze Kavka, (206) 730-2764 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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 email@example.com
Bikur Cholim-Machzikay Hadath Congregation
5145 South Morgan Street, Seattle, Washington 98118
Tel: (206) 721-0970 Fax: (206) 723-0679 / http://www.bcmhseattle.org
Email your community events and announcements to office@BCMHSeattle.org
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