Eitz Chaim Newsletter – March 03, 2018

Eitz-Chaim is a congregation committed to prayer, discipleship, and service. If you have a need or a prayer request, let us hear from you.

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This Week on Shabbat

Weekly Drash by Rabbi David Schiller
Special drash on Purim entitled
“Hacking Agag to Pieces – To Obey is Better than Sacrifice.”

Children will have a special skit during the service.
A full production Purim Play will be presented at 2 pm following Oneg. Please everyone pitch in to help clean up so everyone can enjoy the day!

NOTICE: New Foundations class will not be meeting this week so you can experience and enjoy the holiday of Purim.

There will be no Men’s or Women’s meeting this Shabbat due to our Purim celebrations.

Don’t forget to make or bring Hamantaschen!

The EC Quilting group will have their first meeting on Tuesday, March 6 from 6:30 to 9pm. Please see Elizabeth Schiller this Shabbat for a supply list.

We will begin our first project at the meeting.

March 3, 2018 is Purim!

Children are welcome to dress in Biblical Costume for the day,  preferably from the story of Esther.

Service begins at 10:30 am
Seating is limited

Because this is a Special Holiday Shabbat

we will have many members and visitors


So you say you’re not a cook, so bring something, anything, there are stores with bakeries, and frozen items that you can heat up, chips, cheese, crackers! Please participate, buy some fruit, candy, cookies but please participate and share! Please check items for kosher symbol!

Please also bring your favorite Hamantaschen!

If you don’t bake, Cindy’s Deli or Deli News has them!

Watch for special Purim Notice with recipes for Hamentaschen coming your way this week.

Corporate worship depends on everyone in the room participating and engaged at the same time. Keep your fire burning during the week. Pray, worship, read the Word! If you’ve lost the fire of God, cry out for more. The more fire you carry the more of God’s glory we experience corporately. The rest of us are counting on you!


Eitz Chaim Messianic Congregation
Passover Seder
Monday, April 2, 2018

Renaissance Dallas Galleria
15201 N. Dallas Parkway
(NWC) North Dallas Tollway and Belt Line Road

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Torah Portion of the Week

Ki Tisa ~ When you take
“Faith Contrasted”

Exodus 30:11-34:35; 1 Kings 18:1-39; 18:20-39; Matthew 9:35-11:1

Commentary by Mark Huey Click here

Julie Taylor – director for Children’s Activities Class is looking for volunteers who can help for one hour; ONCE A YEAR. If you have children you need to be active in their corporate spiritual life and help. Don’t leave it up to other parents! Please see her to sign up. She will help plan the activities. Bring your time and your talents…No talents?…Julie will give you one of hers. It will be fun AND you will get to meet the NEXT generation face to face. Don’t know who Julie Taylor is? Ask Dan he will connect you!
Activity time is WEEKLY from 2-3 pm.

Eitz-Chaim Congregation

MEETING ADDRESS: 1651 E. Campbell Road Richardson, TX 75082
MAILING ADDRESS: PO Box 832568 Richardson TX 75083
Services: 10:30 AM, Saturday
Phone: 972-231-3884