Eitz Chaim Newsletter – September 23, 2017
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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Services will be held in our new facility at:
1651 East Campbell Road
Richardson Texas 75082
1.5 miles East of 75, just past Owens Blvd
on the left (North) side of Campbell.
Erev Rosh HaShanah,
Wednesday, September 20, 7-9 p.m.
A traditional New Years nosh of apples & honey cakes to follow the service. Traditions foods are Honey Cakes, apples and honey. Everyone needs to bring something please! You can also bring dates, raisins, figs, dried fruits, almonds, or pomegranates. Please bring sliced honey cakes on disposable dishes. We also need sliced apples. PLEASE DO NOT JUST BRING WHOLE APPLES, PLEASE SLICE THEM UP PRIOR TO BRINGING THEM TO THE KITCHEN. THERE WILL BE NO ONE TO SLICE THEM. To keep the sliced apples from turning brown, we recommend soaking them in 7-up or Ginger Ale.
Honey cakes are available for sale at the Tom Thumb, Coit & Campbell.
Rosh HaShanah, Thursday morning,
September 21, 10:30-1 pm.
Thursday will be a festive day.
Needed: (From EVERYONE!*)
We will have a full oneg lunch for our congregation with additional apples and honey cakes. There will be many guests. We urge EVERYONE to please bring a dish to share.
BRING IT ALREADY PREPARED IN A DISPOSABLE CONTAINER.We expect a lot of visitors so we ask that they be allowed to go through the line first.
Please have a hearty breakfast that morning. PARENTS PLEASE REMEMBER TO KEEP YOUR CHILDREN AND TEENS WITH YOU IN THE LINE AND LET THE VISITORS AND ELDERLY GO FIRST.
Weekly Drash by
Rabbi David Schiller
“Shabbat T’Shuvah — Let the Fire Fall!”
We have moved
Preparing for the Fall Holidays
Now is the time to request time off
from work for the Holy Days!
Robin, Sue and Kenny will leave for their next to the Jew First Outreach October 21st and return November 6th. Please pray for divine appointments and a successful outreach.
Thank You in advance for Your prayers and support!
Torah Portion of the Week
“The Rock of Salvation”
2 Samuel 22:1-22:51
Rom. 10:17-11:12, 12:19, 15:9-10