Parshas Nasso – June 14 – 15, 2019

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Young Israel Shomrai Emunah – Shabbos Shorts

June 14 – 15, 2019 – 12 Sivan 5779 – Parshas Nasso

Light Candles by 8:17 – Havdalah 9:25

The Shabbos Shorts is sponsored this week by Bev Morris and Art Boyars in appreciation of Josh Breitstein's beyond-professional service in catering our recent Simcha at YISE.

Mazal Tov

* Arleeta & Rabbi Dr. Ivan Lerner on the birth of a greatgrandson, to their grandchildren Chaya (Lerner) & Yeshayahu Pack of Yerushalayim. Mazal Tov to Devorah & Rabbi Ezra Lerner of Sanhedria Murchevet and Yocheved & Rabbi Yosef Pack of Yerushalayim. Mazal Tov to great-grandmother Dina Rosenbaum of Brooklyn.

* Lois & Sid Meyers on the marriage of their granddaughter, Leora, daughter of Hadassa & Dr. Oren Meyers, to Natanel, son of Elle & Dr. Ben Esraeilian.

* Lew Sosnowik on the graduation of his granddaughter, Dr. Shayna Sosnowik, from Tufts University Veterinary School, his granddaughter Dorit Sosnowik from NYU Business School, and his grandson Yosef Sosnowik from 12th Grade Chaim Berlin.


* Tzivia Bramson on the passing of her husband, Rabbi Samuel Bramson, and Esther Chaitovsky, Renee Weinstein, Libby Waidenbaum and Shulie Bergman on the passing of their father. Tzivia, Libby and Shulie are observing Shiva at the Bramson home, 718 Hillsboro Drive, until Tuesday morning. The family requests visitors 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM, 1:30 PM – 6:00 PM, and 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM. Motzei Shabbos visitors 10:00 PM – 11:00 PM.

* Lewis Fisher on the passing of his mother, Florence Fisher. Shiva is being observed at the Fisher home, 11311 Monticello Avenue, until Tuesday morning. The family requests visitors 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM and 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

* Shalva Resnick on the passing of her brother, Yitzchak Aryeh Piontak. Shalva is observing Shiva at her home, 1131 University Blvd. West, Apt. 706, until Monday morning. The family requests visitors 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM, and 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM.

Shabbos Schedule

Friday Night:

* Light Candles by 8:17, and not before 7:02

* Mincha:

Ashkenazi: 6:45, 7:20, 8:20 Sephardi: 7:00 Nusach Sefard: 7:00

Shabbos Day:

* Shacharis:

Ashkenazi: 7:00, 8:00, 8:45, 9:15 Youth: 9:15 Sephardi: 7:45 Nusach Sefard: 7:00

* Mincha:

Ashkenazi: 2:30, 5:00, 8:15 Sephardi: 8:00 Nusach Sefard: 8:15

* Maariv/Kiddush: 9:25

Divrei Torah:

* 8:45 Main Minyan Rabbi Ari Marburger

* 8:00, 9:15 Rabbi Silver

Kiddush Sponsors:

* Hashkamah/Nusach Sefard – "The Group"

* Sephardi Minyan – "Sephardic Group"

* 8:45 Main Minyan – Graduation Kiddush

Shabbos Shiurim:

* Rabbi Tuvia Grauman – Rabbi Hyatt's Gemara Shiur, after Hashkamah Minyan, lower lobby

* Rabbi Moshe Arzouan – Shiur after Sephardi Shacharit.

* Mrs. Yocheved Arzouan – Shiur 9:00 AM, Rabbi's Study.

* Rabbi Levy – Shiur at 7:15 PM, Large Beis Medrash.

* Rabbi Ari Marburger – Shiur after Mincha

YISE Community Adult Education Project welcomes:

Rabbi Ari Marburger

* Dayan, Bais Din Maysharim, Lakewood, NJ

* Author of Business Halachah: A Practical Halachic Guide to Modern Business

* Lecturer and Consultant on Business Ethics

Shabbos Nasso

June 15, 2019

1132 Arcola Avenue Silver Spring, MD


* After 8:45 AM Minyan – "The Bais Din's Wedding Makeup Case" *Kiddush Follows*

* 7:15 PM Shabbos Afternoon – "The Honest Thief: Sales, Marketing and Geneivas Daas"

* Between Mincha and Maariv – "Dina D'Malchusa Dina: The Interface between Halacha and Secular Law"

Weekday Shiurim

* Rabbi Rosenbaum's Mussar Study Group for Women (spiritual self-improvement), Sundays at 9:30 AM, in the Small Beis Medrash.

* Rabbi Rosenbaum's Gemara Shiur for Men, Tuesdays and Fridays, 6:00 AM – 6:45 AM, in the room behind the Balcony, will not meet on Friday, June 21.

* Rabbi Rosenbaum's Halacha Chabura for Men, Tuesday evenings at 8:00 PM, in the Small Beis Medrash.

* Rabbi Rosenbaum's Nach Shiur, Wednesdays at 11:00 AM, in the Small Beis Medrash.

* Rabbi Rosenbaum's Chumash Shiur for Women, Wednesdays at 8:00 PM, in the room behind the balcony.

* Rabbi Silver's Parsha Shiur for men & women, a mix of Halacha and Aggada. Tuesdays at 7:30 PM. For more details, contact

* GWCK Sunday Kollel Brunch and Learn for Men – Sunday mornings. Bagel brunch at 9:30 AM followed by classes from 9:45 AM – 10:30 AM, in the Social Hall. Choose from classes:

* On the Same Page with Rabbi Menachem Winter

* Parsha Discourses with Rabbi Yitzhak Grossman

* Unraveling the Navi with Rabbi Hillel Shaps

* Sage Wisdom with Rabbi Moshe Sadwin

* Rabbi Yonatan Zakem's Shiur for men & women, Pearls of Prayer, exploring the depth and meaning of our daily prayers. Sundays at 7:45 PM in the Social Hall.

* GWCK presents CLAS (Community Learning at Shomrai) – 8:15 PM – 9:15 PM at YISE. For more information, please contact Rabbi Hillel Shaps,, 347-869-9361.

* For Men:

* Mondays: Rabbi Shaps – On The Same Page

* Tuesdays: Rabbi Winter – Torah Topics

* Wednesdays: Rabbi Grossman – Reading Responsa

* Thursdays: Rabbi Sussman – Yesodei Hatorah

* For Women:

* Mondays: Mrs. Sara Malka Winter – Tehillim: An in-depth analysis.

* Semichat Chaver Program, Tuesdays at 9:00 PM with Rabbi Silver in the Small Social Hall. For more information please contact Rabbi Binyamin Silver: or Rabbi Hillel Shaps:

* Rabbi Levy's Amud Yomi Shiur, Sunday 6:25 AM-7:25 AM & Monday through Friday 6:25 AM – 7:10 AM in the room behind the Balcony.

* The Golden Network Presents: Rabbi Barry Greengart's Shiur on Daily Halachos for men & women, Tuesdays 9:15 AM – 10:00 AM, in the Social Hall.

* Rabbi Yitzchak Scher's Shiur for Men and Women: 613? Appreciating Every One of Them! Tuesdays, 1:30 PM – 2:15 PM, in the Small Beis Medrash.

* Rabbi Moshe Arzouan's Advanced Gemara Shiur for Men, learning Maseches Kesubos, Wednesdays, will not meet on June 19.

YISE Programs and Listings

Senior Lunch – Wednesday, June 19, 12 Noon, Social Hall. "The Story of the Jews: In the Beginning", PBS Series DVD

Rabbi's Vacation – Rabbi Rosenbaum will be on vacation from Thursday, June 20, through Monday, July 1. Shaalos can be addressed to Rabbi Silver, 917-363-5840. Anyone who needs to speak with Rabbi Rosenbaum regarding an urgent matter can call the Shul office, 301-593-4465, and Rabbi Rosenbaum will be contacted.

Helping Hands Across Kemp Mill is a part of YISE's Chesed Committee. The program is a service to help members undergoing serious medical crises. We are always looking for volunteers to help. By signing up, you are not committing to help with anything specific. To be a part of this program by helping with meals, visitation, shopping, childcare, etc., contact: Melanie Karlin, 301-681-4740, or Miriam Friedman, 301-754-1517,

The Rachel Bassan Horwitz Fund is used for medical needs in our area, elsewhere in the US, and in Israel. Thousands of dollars have been distributed to individuals requiring assistance. Our funds are depleting and in order to continue this much needed medical fund your financial help is needed! Tax deductible contributions may be made payable to: YISE Charity SPECIAL Fund, c/o Norma Burdett, 11720 Lovejoy St., Silver Spring, MD 20902. Earmark: Bassan Fund. For more information: Norma Burdett, 301-593-5964 or Pearl Bassan, 301-649-3137.

Shiurim from Rabbi Gedaliah Anemer, ZT"L, are available at

YISE Youth Announcements

The Youth Minyan will meet this Shabbos at 9:15 AM sharp in the Small Beis Medrash, followed by a Kiddush sponsored by the Youth Minyan.

Please join us this week for groups:

2-5 year-olds 9:30 AM – end of 8:45 minyan in the youth rooms behind the Balcony.

1st-4th grade 10:00 AM – 11:15 AM at the Yeshiva.

Walking group leaves at 10:00 AM.

Girls meet in the main lobby.

Boys meet outside the Social Hall.

Please pick up child(ren) promptly.

Community Programs and Listings

Refuah Sheleimah to Shira Weinberg Sapperstein, Shira Yaffa bas Bluma Sarah, daughter of Phil and Beth Weinberg. She is currently in a coma following a brain aneurysm and emergency surgery.

Condolences to the family of former YISE member Marc Blumkin. The funeral and Shiva took place before Shavuos.

Tzurba M'Rabanan learning group meets every Shabbos. Men's group at 3:30 PM at the home of Moshe & Rose Litwack, 11302 Monticello Ave. Women's group at 4:45 PM at the home of Josh & Mickie Breitstein, 1215 North Belgrade Road.

The next Golden Network Caregiver Support Group will be held on Sunday, June 16th from 10:15 AM – 11:15 AM at KMS – room F. This group is geared towards Jewish women whose spouses are living at home or are in a medical facility and are affected by a chronic physical illness or a cognitive condition. For more information or if you plan to attend please contact: Hedy Peyser, MSW, at

Post High School Girls Shiur – Tuesday night, June 18, 8:30 PM at the Pepper home, 1101 North Belgrade Road.

Kemp Mill Toastmasters – Wednesday, June 19, 8:00 PM – 9:15 PM in the YISE Small Social Hall. See what Toastmasters is all about and find out how you can become a more confident communicator & leader. Contact Debbie Katz at for more info.

"A Summer Sensation" – presented by the Torah School of Greater Washington Girls Choirs and La Zooz Dance. A collaborative performance of music and dance, for women and girls only. Sunday, June 16, 10:30 AM at Northwood High School, 919 University Blvd West. Tickets are available for purchase in advance at For more information, email

Free LinkedIn webinar – Presented by Colleen McKenna, on Thursday, June 27, 11:0 AM. To register, please go to and scroll down to "Upcoming Webinars."

Capital Kosher Pantry – In advance of summer vacation, the shelves at Yad Yehuda's Capital Kosher Pantry need restocking. Please help us replenish the foods so very needed by your friends and neighbors. Items most needed at this time include: Almond or soy milk, apple juice, canned fruit, cereals, granola/snack bars, healthy grains (farro, rice mixes), juice packs, pancake syrup, pareve crackers, pasta sauce, pizza sauce, rice cakes and vegetarian baked beans. Please DO NOT donate pasta or matzah. All items must be factory sealed in unbreakable containers, Kosher and well within the use-by date. Donation boxes are located in area shuls, Berman Hebrew Academy, Moti's Market, Shalom Kosher, Torah School, YGW Girls Division and in front of Yad Yehuda House at 1910 University Boulevard West. You may also visit to shop online and have products shipped directly to the Pantry. Our friends and neighbors in need rely on your generous assistance. Thank you so much for doing your part. Chag Sameach from the volunteers at the Capital Kosher Pantry!

Kollel Dirshu Silver Spring is learning Maseches Nazir. Learn in the morning (5:45 AM – 6:30 AM) or in the evening (9:00 PM – 10:00 PM) at the Boys Yeshiva. For more info, please contact Rabbi Eli Reingold at 301-996-5910 or Ranon Cortell at 240-277-2730.

Daf Yomi Shiur meets in the Yeshiva Beis Medrash – Sunday at 6:30 AM, Monday through Thursday at 9:00 PM, and Shabbos 1-1/2 hours before the YISE late Mincha.

Dirshu Mishnah Brurah – Beginning Monday, April 29, Dirshu Mishnah Brurah begins Chelek Daled with Rabbi Eliyahu Reingold.

Learn the Halachos of Eruvin and Techumin. Finish the Chelek in eleven months! Monday through Thursday at YISE after Maariv. For more information contact Rabbi Reingold at 301-996-5910.

Daily Halacha Program from Rabbi Eliyahu Reingold – Receive one every day in your inbox. Visit and click "Sign Up."

Shmiras Halashon – Rabbi Levy's Shiur for men in Shmiras Halashon, weekday afternoons, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM, 609 Hyde Rd.

The Value of Modesty – Rabbi Levy's Shiur for women, based on text by Rav Shimshon Dovid Pincus ZT"L. Alternate Sundays, 7:00 PM, 609 Hyde Rd.

Kemp Mill Village volunteers are now offering services to Village members, including rides for appointments, shopping, and visits to friends and family, help with household tasks, and prescription deliveries. Call the toll free number 1-833-KMV-20902 to request member services or to volunteer.

Silver Spring Gemachim – For a complete list:

The Week Ahead

Sunday June 16 Monday June 17 Tuesday June 18 Wednesday June 19 Thursday June 20 Friday June 21
Ashkenazi 6:30, 7:30, 8:45 6:15, 6:45, 7:35, 8:30 6:30, 6:55, 7:35, 8:30 6:30, 6:55, 7:35, 8:30 6:15, 6:45, 7:35, 8:30 6:30, 6:55, 7:35, 8:30
Sephardi 7:30 7:15 7:15 7:15 7:15 7:15

Ashkenazi 8:25 8:25 8:25 8:25 8:25 See Shabbos schedule
Sephardi 8:20 8:20 8:20 8:20 8:20

Halachic Times: Earliest Talis and Tefillin: 4:38 AM, Latest Krias Shma: 9:25 AM, Earliest Mincha: 1:48 PM

Next Shabbos

June 21 – 22, 2019 – 19 Sivan 5779

Parshas Behaaloscha

Light Candles: Friday by 8:19 – Havdalah: 9:27

Friday Night:

* Light Candles by 8:19, and not before 7:04

* Mincha:

Ashkenazi: 6:45, 7:20, 8:20 Sephardi: 7:00 Nusach Sefard: 7:00

Shabbos Day:

* Shacharis:

Ashkenazi: 7:00, 8:00, 8:45, 9:15 Youth: 9:15 Sephardi: 7:45 Nusach Sefard: 7:00

* Mincha:

Ashkenazi: 2:30, 5:00, 8:15 Sephardi: 8:00 Nusach Sefard: 8:15

* Maariv/Havdalah: 9:27

Upcoming Events

Shabbos, June 15 Rabbi Ari Marburger, Scholar-in-Residence

Shabbos, June 15 Graduation Kiddush

Wednesday, June 19 Senior Lunch, 12 Noon

Next Shabbos Shorts Deadline: Wednesday, June 19 at 12:00 Noon

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