Eitz Chaim Newsletter – Nov 02, 2019

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.

(see contact info at end of newsletter)


This Week on Shabbat
Drash by Rabbi David Schiller
David resumes his series on Elijah & Elisha

Greg Silverman will be leading worship.
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All activities begin at 2:30 pm
Greg Silverman Youth Worship Team workshop in afternoon.
Men’s & Women’s Meetings
Youth group 7th to 12th grades


Coming Soon

The Legacy Senior Communities
Presents
Rock Around the Clock

Tuesday, November 5
9 am – 2 pm

Our biggest and best Senior Resource Expo ever!

The J brings together community resources to help guide in senior lifestyle choices. Find information about housing, health, care-giving, insurance, and city-sponsored programs aimed to help senior adults. Plus nutrition education, health screenings, flu and pneumonia vaccines, memory-boosting games, and giveaways!

Lemonade stand
Popcorn and snack room
Green screen photo booth
Free brown bag lunch to first 100 guests.
Low cost lunch available to all others

Free entertainment from singers Marty Ruiz and Anne Hinson

Located at the Jewish Community Center
7900 Northaven Road Dallas, Texas 75230*
Phone: 214-739-2737
*Due to tornado damage the main entrance on Northaven to the JCC campus will be closed until further notice. The back gate on Valleydale will function as the temporary entrance. Let the guard at the gate know you are attending the Senior Expo! When coming from Central Hwy turn right just before Cindy’s Deli, Valleydale is the to the left just as you get to the JCC property.

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November 9, 2019
Eitz Chaim after Oneg, 2:30 pm

1. RAISING PURE KIDS IN TODAY’S CULTURE

So how do we protect our kids and equip them to live pure lives? Join us and learn how to implement these Biblical principles of purity into your children’s lives!

2. MORALITY: A NATIONAL SECURITY ISSUE

Transgender Youth, Equality Act, Pornography Addiction, Sex Trafficking….what is happening to America?

Audrey Werner RN, B.S.N., M.A. is the author of 10 Tips on How NOT to Talk to Your Kids about Sex, a sex education expert, and Dean of Life Issues at Master’s International University of Divinity.

Audrey’s message will restore your confidence that you can raise pure kids despite the sexualized society in which we live. Whether you’re a parent, grandparent, or concerned citizen, this talk is for you!


Men’s Events

November 3 Sunday     8am to 10 am
Garland Gun Range East of Fire Wheel Mall
A men’s event.   This is an open event to all men from Teens to Senior Adults
Hand Gun Range, Rifle Range, and Skeet shooting.
The shul will cover the range costs
you bring guns and bring or buy your own ammunition.
After the Range time we will have brunch / lunch together for a time of fellowship. You will Pay for your own lunch.
See Scott Chambers to sign up.   We have 24 signed up so far.
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Eitz-Chaim’s 2019 Men’s Retreat

December 6th-8th Fri noon, Sat, Sunday After noon
RRWilderness Ranch   marty.rauchwerger@yahoo.com
1 Corinthians “Be on the alert,
STAND FIRM in the faith, act like men, be strong.”
AGENDA
Friday 12:00 – on -Arrive set up tents, fellowship.
             ** Optional Pistol Shooting on New Range
               6:00pm -Shabbat Dinner
               7:30pm – Teaching #1 -“What does it mean to stand firm”
              9:00pm -Prayer, fireside fellowship.
Saturday 9:00am -Breakfast.
                 10:30am – – Open conversation on spiritual warfare, real examples, group conversation.
                 12:30pm -Lunch
                   3:00pm -Teaching #2 -Spiritual Warfare, Definition, The unseen Realm, why this subject has been lost in the mainstream, (Though it was very much known and discussed in early Judaism and early Christian Church).
How do we Stand Firm? Does Repentance play a role in warding off spiritual warfare, Best Practices.
                 5:00pm -Break.            Dusk BBQ and fellowship
Sunday   8:00am Breakfast
               9:00am -Teaching #3 -Spirtual Warfare continued.   Worship and Prayer
             12:00 Lunch
             AFTERNOON Activities -Fishing and Rifle Shooting
               Departures
Cost is $40.00 per adult person. $20.00 per teenager     Sponsorships Available.
Young adults 14 years and up please.
** If planning on participating in Pistol or carbine shooting. Please bring extra $$ to cover cost of Ammo. $10-20 for Pistol, $10-20 for Rifle.
Sign up by emailing this info to Marty. All Fees payable to Marty.
PLEASE COMPLETE REGISTRATION FORM BELOW.
Eitz-Chaim 2019 Men’s Retreat Registration Form
Name:____________________________________________
Date of Arrival_____________________________________
Shooting__________________________________________
Have tent?     Yes               NO___
Special food needs

Every Shabbat we are blessed to have MORE VISITORS join us for oneg. Because fellowship is an important part of Eitz Chaim’s ministry, we are asking
ALL MEMBERS and REGULAR ATTENDEES TO PARTICIPATE BY BRINGING A DISH, OR TWO, to Shul on Shabbat. Oneg is a time of sharing and fellowship.
Remember chicken is allowed for Oneg now.
PLEASE LET OUR VISITORS AND  
SENIOR CITIZENS GO TO THE HEAD OF THE LINE.
ALL CHILDREN SHOULD GO THROUGH THE LINE  
WITH THEIR PARENTS PLEASE!

Torah Portion of the Week

Haftarah Noach ~ “Walking by Faith”
Genesis 6:9-11:32
Isaiah 54:1-55:5
Matthew 24:36-46
 
Commentary by Mark Huey click here

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