Parshas Ekev: July 30, 2010

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YISE Shabbos Shorts

This week`s Shabbos Shorts is sponsored in honor of the first yahrzeit of Jerome Frumkin, Gedalia Mayer ben Mendel, z"l, the father of Dan Frumkin.

Shabbos July 30-31, 2010

Parshas Ekev 20 Av 5770

Light Candles 8:03pm Earliest Candle lighting 6:53pm

Early Friday Mincha – Arcola 7:00pm

Friday Mincha – Sephardi & Nusach Sefard 7:00pm

Friday Mincha – University 7:15pm

Early Friday Mincha 2 – Arcola Social Hall 7:30pm

Friday Mincha – Arcola 8:05pm

Rabbi Rosenbaum will speak at the 8AM Minyan and 8:45 AM Main Minyan.

The Hashkamah/Nusach Sefard Kiddush is sponsored by "The Group."

The 8:45 Minyan Kiddush is being sponsored by Faith & Gil Ginsburg in honor of the Yahrzeit of Gil`s father, Maurice Ginsburg, z"l.

The Sephardi Minyan is sponsoring a Kiddush (following the Youth Minyan Kiddush) in honor of the return to Kemp Mill of Rabbi and Mrs. Yehoshua Levy.

Early Shabbos Mincha – Arcola 5:00pm

Shabbos Mincha – Sephardi 7:45pm

Shabbos Mincha – Arcola & University 8:00pm

Shabbos Mincha – Nusach Sefard 8:00pm

Shabbos Ends 9:06pm


Rebbetzin Yocheved Anemer and family on the birth of a greatgrandson, Gedaliah Anemer.


The Youth Minyan will start at 9:15am in the small side of the Social Hall. The Youth Minyan Kiddush is sponsored by Kwiat family wishing Moshe Kwiat and the Class of 2010 Mazal Tov and a great year in Israel.

Summer groups for children ages 2-5 are in the youth rooms upstairs, and will run from 10 – 11:15. Groups for 1st- 4th grade will resume after summer.

Rabbi Rosenbaum`s Shiur for 6th – 8th grade boys will meet this Shabbos one hour before Mincha.


Tuesday, August 3 – Review of Hashkafos and Halachos of Taharas Mishpachah for Men, Rabbi Rosenbaum, 8pm Small Social Hall

Shabbos, August 7 – Aufruf of Reuven Gaisin, 8:45AM Main Minyan, Belonofsky Sanctuary

Shabbos, August 14 – Aufruf of Yehuda Zurndorfer, 8AM Minyan, Arcola Social Hall

Shabbos, August 28 – Women`s Seudah Shlishit, sponsored by YISE Sisterhood, YISE Arcola


Rabbi Zev Katz`s Wednesday morning YISE Chumash class, previously taught by Rabbi Anemer, meets Wednesdays at 11:00 am. in the Small Beis Medrash.

Rabbi Moshe Arzouan`s Wednesday evening Advanced Men`s Gemara shiur, previously taught by Rabbi Anemer, z"l, follows Maariv at University Blvd.

Rabbi Rosenbaum`s Sunday night shiur for men in Mishna Brurah meets at his home. For more information contact

Rabbi Rosenbaum`s Wednesday night Women`s shiur meets at 8pm on the small side of the Arcola Social Hall.


R` Pinchas Werner – 8:15am Shiur in the youth room behind the balcony. This week`s shiur will be "A Daily Emunah Workout: Saying 100 Brachos." All are welcome.

Rabbi David Hyatt – Gemara Shiur after Hashkamah Minyan.

Rabbi Moshe Arzouan – Shiur after Sephardi Musaf.

Rabbi Amram Hes – Parsha shiur 30 minutes before Mincha at Arcola.

Rabbi Rosenbaum – Shiur between Mincha & Maariv at Arcola.

Rabbi Barry Greengart – Shiur between Mincha & Maariv at University.

Mrs. Yocheved Arzouan – Shiur meets 9am, upstairs behind the women`s balcony.


The High Holiday Seating Committee can use some new volunteers for assigning seats, just a few Sunday or evening sessions between now and Rosh Hashanah. For information call Art Boyars, 301-649-7333

A review class of Hashkafos and Halachos of Taharas Mishpachah for Men will be conducted by Rabbi Rosenbaum Tuesday evening, Aug 3, at 8pm in the small Social Hall. It will be preceded by Mincha at 7:45pm.

The special meeting for election of a Rabbi for YISE has finished and the votes have been counted. Adam Bashein and Allison Lazar served as tellers.

The tellers` report is as follows:

Number of votes cast: 409
Necessary for election (60%): 246
Votes for Rabbi Dovid Rosenbaum: 379
Votes for No Candidate at this time: 29
Illegal Votes
Write-in marked "Abstain": 1

Rabbi Dovid Rosenbaum has been elected as Rabbi with 92% of the votes cast, which is more thanthe 60% required by the YISE Constitution.

The next step will be contract negotiations with Rabbi Rosenbaum. The Board approved a Rabbinic Contract Negotiating Committee at the last Board Meeting.

The members of the Committee are Arnie Sherman (chair), David Hornestay and Manasseh Katz. The Committee will negotiate a contract with Rabbi Rosenbaum and submit it to the Board for approval.

Thank you to all who voted in this important election.


Women`s Daytime Tehillim Group – will resume meeting Tuesdays on August 17.

The Women`s Group studying "Practical Applications of the Chafetz Chaim & Insights of the Parsha through the Eyes of Rav Pam" will not meet this Shabbos.

Free Jobsearch Bootcamps – These popular, monthly bootcamps run by JSSA are "sold out" every month. Kickstart your jobsearch and learn about the hidden job market, networking, effective resumes, and interviewing. Limited openings, so preregistration is required, 301-610-8380. Next open sessions are on Aug. 17/18.

HDS Closing Sale – Sunday, Aug. 1, 12-5pm, at Har Tzeon, 1840 University Blvd. W. Desks, chairs, file cabinets, tables; Computers; Art & School Supplies; Books – text books, library books, work books, encyclopedias, etc.; Shelves, toys, games, sports equipment. Bring your cash & a pickup truck or van – there`s lots of stuff and they will take any reasonable offers. Please email if you have questions.

Job Search Training Class for those over 50 – Career Gateway is an innovative program to help you turbo-charge your resume, hone your interviewing skills, network effectively, discover the hidden job market, and develop a personal jobsearch plan. $75 for six 8-hour sessions. The next class begins on August 3. Space is limited. Call JCA University at 301-255-4200 or email at A program of the Jewish Council for the Aging.

Prayerbook and Biblical Hebrew Classes & Tutoring – Hebrew classes for people at different levels of Hebrew, to learn the meaning of prayers, Bible, and other texts. Beginners, intermediate, and advanced, during the day and evening, sliding fee scale for all budgets. Classes include discussion of Torah portions, history, philosophy, and biblical sources of prayers. Excellent textbooks, proven success for adults, very experienced teacher. Private tutoring for adults and children, including all Judaic subjects and Bar and Bat Mitzvah. Call 301-649-6517, leave message any time; cellphone 202-361-4167, or

Mother to Mother – Chinuch for mothers from mothers, a video presentation featuring: Rebbetzin Tzippora Heller, Rebbetzin Altusky (Daughter of Harav Chaim Pinchas Scheinberg, Shlita"a), Rebbetzin Sarah Finkel (Mother of Rav Nosson Tzvi Finkel, Shlita"a), Rebbetzin Malka Kaganoff, Rebbetzin Kalmanovitz, Rebbetzin Stimler, Mrs. Rachel Green. At the home of Mrs.Chani Mendlowitz, 10714 Meadowhill Rd., Silver Spring, Wednesday, Aug. 4, 8pm. $10 admission. All proceeds benefit Yeshivas Bein Hazemanim – Kiryat Sefer. For more information contact Sorah Rivkah Goodman, 301-681-6347.

It is Time to Start Cleaning the Shul for the New Year – All the coats, hats, Tallis & Tefillen bags left laying around the Shul, childrens` books and toys, umbrellas, etc., need to be taken home. Starting Wednesday, July 28, these materials will all be placed in a large box (or boxes) in the downstairs lobby for congregants to review. Those items still in the box on Wednesday, Aug. 11, will be donated to charitable organizations.

The Banquet Committee for the next YISE Banquet is being formed. If you would like to join the fun and participate in a great activity to support our Shul, please contact:

Nancy James (301) 649-3263; baruch_gershom@verizon,net or

Barbara Price (301) 649-6562;

We welcome the young children of our members, but strollers should be left outside alongside the Shul. If bad weather requires you to bring your stroller inside, please fold it up to minimize the amount of space required. Thank you for your cooperation.

Davening Times Week of August 1- 7, 2010

MORNING SERVICES (Aug. 1 – Aug. 7)

Univ. Arcola Sephardi (korbanot)

Sunday 8:00am 6:30/7:30/8:45am 7:30am "

Monday/ Thursday 6:15am 6:45am/7:35am 6:05am "

Tues./Wed./Fri. 6:30am 6:55am/7:35am 6:15am "

Shabbos 8:45am 7:00/7:00*/8:00/8:45am 8:15am "

*Nusach Sefard Minyan

AFTERNOON SERVICES Mincha-Maariv (Aug. 1 – Aug. 5)

Arcola/University Sunday – Thursday 8:05pm

HALACHIC TIMES (Aug. 1 – Aug. 7)

Talis & Tefillin 5:16am

Krias Sh`ma 9:41am

Mincha (Earliest) 1:50pm

Next Shabbos August 6-7, 2010

Parshas Re`eh Shabbos Mevorchim 27 Av 5770

Light Candles 7:56pm Earliest Candle lighting 6:47pm

Early Friday Mincha – Arcola 7:00pm

Friday Mincha – Sephardi & Nusach Sefard 7:00pm

Friday Mincha – University 7:15pm

Early Friday Mincha 2 – Arcola Social Hall 7:30pm

Friday Mincha – Arcola 8:00pm

Early Shabbos Mincha – Arcola 5:00pm

Shabbos Mincha – Sephardi 7:40pm

Shabbos Mincha – Arcola & University 7:55pm

Shabbos Mincha – Nusach Sefard 7:55pm

Shabbos Ends 8:57pm

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