Outdoor Shabbat

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Worship Schedule

Friday, October 25
6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Chai Service, followed by an Oneg

Saturday, October 26
Torah Portion: B’reishit, Gen. 1:1-6:8
Haftarah: Isaiah 42:5-43:10
8:30 a.m. Torah Study; Leader: Rabbi Reimers
10:00 a.m. Shabbat Lay Led Service
Service Leader: Louise Winheld; Torah Reader: Alex Silberman; D’var Torah: Arnie Schoenberg
10:00 a.m. The congregation celebrates a bat mitzvah
4:00 p.m. The congregation celebrates a bat mitzvah

Friday, November 1
6:15 p.m. Young Family Erev Shabbat Service, led by TK and K, with special guest Jeffrey Spitz Cohan, followed by an Oneg

Saturday, November 2
Torah Portion: Noach, Gen. 6:9-11:32
Haftarah: Isaiah 54:1-55:5
8:30 a.m. Torah Study; Leader: Jeffrey Spitz Cohan
10:00 a.m. Shabbat Lay Led Service
Service Leader: Al Kohn; Torah Reader: David Kroll; D’var Torah: Lana Schaffer

Friday, November 8
6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Service with Youth/Teen Choir & Band with special guest speaker Rabbi Yael Vurgan, followed by an Oneg
8:30 p.m. Soul Food Shabbat, followed by an Oneg

Saturday, November 9
Torah Portion: Lech L’cha, Gen. 12:1-17:27
Haftarah: Isaiah 40:27-41:16
8:30 a.m. Torah Study; Leader: Rabbi Bohm
10:00 a.m. Shabbat Lay Led Service
Service Leader: Elaine Edelman; Torah Reader: Gordon Glenn; D’var Torah: David Kroll
4:00 p.m. The congregation celebrates a bat mitzvah

Friday, November 15
6:15 p.m. Musical Erev Shabbat with Julie Silver (Shabbat San Diego), followed by an Oneg

Saturday, November 16
Torah Portion: Vayeira, Gen. 18:1-22:24
Haftarah: II Kings 4:1-37
8:30 a.m. Torah Study; Leader: Rabbi Graubart
10:00 a.m. Shabbat Lay Led Service
Service Leader: Eric Whinston; Torah Reader: Elissa Schuchter; D’var Torah: Richard Weinroth
10:00 a.m. The congregation celebrates a bat mitzvah
4:00 p.m. The congregation celebrates a bar mitzvah

Friday, November 22
6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Service, followed by an Oneg

Saturday, November 23
Torah Portion: Chayei Sarah, Gen. 23:1-25:18
Haftarah: I Kings 1:1-31
8:30 a.m. Torah Study; Leader: Rabbi Gimbel
10:00 a.m. Shabbat Lay Led Service
Service Leader: Bert Lazerow; Torah Reader: Jane Lazerow; D’var Torah: Gordon Glenn
109:00 a.m. The congregation celebrates a bat mitzvah

Wednesday, November 27
7:30 p.m. Erev Thanksgiving Service at First United Methodist Church

Friday, November 29
6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Chai Service, followed by an Oneg

Saturday, November 30
Torah Portion: Tol’dot, Gen. 25:19-28:9
Haftarah: Malachi 1:1-2:7
8:30 a.m. Torah Study; Leader: Rabbi Reimers
10:00 a.m. Shabbat Lay Led Service
Service Leader: Gordon Glenn; Torah Reader: Steve Gould; D’var Torah:  Leonard Krause
10:00 a.m. The congregation celebrates a bat mitzvah

Friday, December 6
6:15 p.m. Young Family Erev Shabbat Service, led by 1st and 2nd grade, followed by an Oneg

Saturday, December 7
Torah Portion: Vayeitzei, Gen. 28:10-32:3
Haftarah: Hosea 12:13-14:10
8:30 a.m. Torah Study; Leader: Rabbi Gimbel
10:00 a.m. Shabbat Lay Led Service
Service Leaders: Men’s Club
10:00 a.m. The congregation celebrates a bat mitzvah
4:00 p.m. The congregation celebrates a bat mitzvah

Friday, December 13
6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Service, followed by an Oneg
8:30 p.m. Soul Food Shabbat, followed by an Oneg

Saturday, December 14
Torah Portion: Vayishlach, Gen. 32:4-36:43
Haftarah: Hosea 11:7-12:12 or Obadiah 1:1-1:21
8:30 a.m. Torah Study; Leader: Rabbi Bohm
10:00 a.m. Shabbat Lay Led Service
Service Leader: Al Kohn; Torah Reader: Michael Heinzman; D’var Torah: Elaine Edelman

Friday, December 20
6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Service with Youth/Teen Choir & Band, followed by an Oneg

Saturday, December 21
Torah Portion: Vayeishev, Gen. 37:1-40:23
Haftarah: Amos 2:6-3:8
8:30 a.m. Torah Study; Leader: TBA
10:00 a.m. Shabbat Lay Led Service
Service Leader: Eric Whinston; Torah Reader: David Kroll; D’var Torah: Alex Silberman
10:00 a.m. The congregation celebrates a bar mitzvah
4:00 p.m. The congregation celebrates a bar mitzvah

Friday, December 27
6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Chai Chanukah Service, followed by an Oneg

Saturday, December 28
Torah Portion: Mikeitz, Gen. 41:1-44:17
Haftarah: Zechariah 4:1-7
8:30 a.m. Torah Study; Leader: Rabbi Graubart
10:00 a.m. Shabbat Lay Led Service
Service Leader: Jerry Sampson; Torah Reader: Maxine Endy; D’var Torah: David Kroll
10:00 a.m. The congregation celebrates a bar mitzvah
4:00 p.m. The congregation celebrates a bar mitzvah

Friday, January 3, 2020
6:15 p.m. Learner’s Shabbat / Young Family Erev Shabbat Service, followed by an Oneg

Saturday, January 4, 2020
Torah Portion: Vayigash, Gen. 44:18-47:27
Haftarah: Ezekiel 37:15-38
8:30 a.m. Torah Study; Leader: Rabbi Reimers
10:00 a.m. Shabbat Lay Led Service
Service Leader: tba
10:00 a.m. The congregation celebrates a bat mitzvah

Friday, January 10
6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Service, followed by an Oneg
8:30 p.m. Soul Food Shabbat Service, followed by an Oneg

Saturday, January 11
Torah Portion: Va-y’chi, Gen. 47:28-50:26
Haftarah: I Kings 2:1-12
8:30 a.m. Torah Study; Leader: Rabbi Bohm
10:00 a.m. Shabbat Lay Led Service
Service Leader: tba
10:00 a.m. The congregation celebrates a bat mitzvah
4:00 p.m. The congregation celebrates a bat mitzvah

Friday, January 17
6:15 p.m. MLK Shabbat: Erev Shabbat Service with Youth/Teen Choir and Band, followed by an Oneg

Saturday, January 18
Torah Portion: Sh’mot, Exod. 1:1-6:1
Haftarah: Isaiah 27:6-28:13, 29:22-23
8:30 a.m. Torah Study; Leader: TBA
10:00 a.m. Shabbat Lay Led Service
Service Leader: tba

Friday, January 24
6:00 p.m. Teen Shabbat
6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Service, followed by an Oneg

Saturday, January 25
Torah Portion: Va-eira, Exod. 6:2-9:35
Haftarah: Ezekiel 28:25-29:31
8:30 a.m. Torah Study; Leader: TBA
10:00 a.m. Shabbat Lay Led Service
Service Leader: tba
10:00 a.m. The congregation celebrates a bat mitzvah
4:00 p.m. The congregation celebrates a bar mitzvah

Friday, January 31
6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Chai Service, followed by an Oneg

Saturday, February 1
Torah Portion: Bo, Exod. 10:1-13:16
Haftarah: Jeremiah 46:13-28
8:30 a.m. Torah Study; Leader: TBA
10:00 a.m. Shabbat Lay Led Service
Service Leader: tba

Friday, February 7
6:15 p.m. Young Family Erev Shabbat Service led by the 6th Grade, followed by an Oneg

Saturday, February 8
Torah Portion: B’shalach, Exod. 13:17-17:16
Haftarah: Judges 4:4-5:31
8:30 a.m. Torah Study; Leader: TBA
10:00 a.m. Shabbat Lay Led Service
Service Leader: tba
4:00 p.m. The congregation celebrates a bat mitzvah

Friday, February 14
6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Service with Youth/Teen Choir and Band, followed by an Oneg
8:30 p.m. Soul Food Shabbat Service, followed by an Oneg

Saturday, February 15
Torah Portion: Yitro, Exod. 18:1-20:23
Haftarah: Isaiah 6:1-7:6, 9:5-6
8:30 a.m. Torah Study; Leader: TBA
10:00 a.m. Shabbat Lay Led Service
Service Leader: tba

Friday, February 21
6:00 p.m. Teen Shabbat
6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Service, followed by an Oneg

Saturday, February 22
Torah Portion: Mishpatim, Exod. 21:1-24:18
Haftarah: Jeremiah 34:8-34:22, 33:25-33:26
8:30 a.m. Torah Study; Leader: TBA
10:00 a.m. Shabbat Lay Led Service
Service Leader: tba
10:00 a.m. The congregation celebrates a bat mitzvah
4:00 p.m. The congregation celebrates a bar mitzvah

Friday, February 28
6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Chai Service, followed by an Oneg

Saturday, February 29
Torah Portion: B’shalach, Exod. 13:17-17:16
Haftarah: Judges 4:4-5:31
8:30 a.m. Torah Study; Leader: TBA
10:00 a.m. Shabbat Lay Led Service
Service Leader: tba
10:00 a.m. The congregation celebrates a bat mitzvah
4:00 p.m. The congregation celebrates a bar mitzvah