Category Archives: Shavuot

DIY Omer Counter – I Count, You Count, We All Count!

We are counting down the days until the next holiday of Shavuot when we celebrate receiving the biggest present of them all, the Torah!  49 days in total between Passover and Shavuot. This week our Hebrew school made their own … Continue reading

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Sunday School B3 Upcoming Events

The classroom education has come to a close for this school year, but we can always play together! I look forward to seeing you at our Lag b’Omer picnic. See below for more information and location of where to meet. … Continue reading

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Upcoming Holidays

Pesach Erev Pesach (1st Seder) — Friday, April 22 BE Closed. If you have space at your seder or need a place to go, contact the office. Pesach Day 1 (Second Seder) — Saturday, April 23 Morning Service at 9:45am … Continue reading

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Inside My Heart – Bissle to Nibble #21 of 5773

By Rabbi Mark Melamut Parshat B’midbar (Numbers 1:1 – 4:20)  and the Approach of Shavuot Each time I leave home for the day, I’m checking and re-checking, “Do I have everything? Keys, check, wallet, check, phone, check, travel coffee mug, … Continue reading

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Climbing “Mt. Sinai” with Shabbat Shalom Sunday School

After enjoying a nosh of bagels and cream cheese, we were fortified for Mishpacha/Family Sunday this week at school, where we created our own walking sticks for climbing Mt.Sinai in preparation for Shavuot.  Each of our sticks was delicately decorated … Continue reading

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Tikkun Leyl Shavuot 5772/2012

A collaborative project of congregations Beth Israel Judea, B’nai Emunah, Ner Tamid and Or Shalom When: May 26th 5pm to midnight Where: Congregation Beth Israel Judea on Brotherhood Way Who:  Seven local Rabbis and you! What: Tantalizing Torah Study and a … Continue reading

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A Bissel to Nibble #16

A Short Shabbat Reflection from the Weekly Parsha by Rabbi Mark Melamut *Bissel: (bis-sel) Yiddish. Meaning: “a little.” “Give me a bissel lox on my bagel, would you, darling?” A biselleh is even less. (www.bubbygram.com) Served each Friday afternoon, noonish. … Continue reading

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