Parshas Korach – July 5 – 6, 2019

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Young Israel Shomrai Emunah – Shabbos Shorts

July 5 – 6, 2019 – 3 Tammuz 5779 – Parshas Korach

Light Candles by 8:19 – Havdalah 9:25

The Shabbos Shorts is sponsored this week by the Fisher family in gratitude to the community for their support during their recent Shiva.

Mazal Tov

* Hannah Gershon on the engagement of her granddaughter, Danielle, daughter of Martine & Dr. Raphael Gershon of Atlanta, to Chaim, son of Esther and the late Moshe Gross, of Brooklyn, NY.

* Malka & Rabbi Ari Koretzky on the Bar Mitzvah of their son, Shalom. Mazal Tov and welcome to grandparents Margie & Dr. Martin Koretzky of Baltimore, MD, and Sora & Rabbi Shaya Kivelevitz of Far Rockaway, NY, and to siblings Meir, Rena and Ahuva.

* Shaine Spolter on the birth of a great-granddaughter, born to Chana (Zylberberg) & Chaim Berman of Lakewood, and on the engagement of her granddaughter, Eliana Raczkowsky of Baltimore to Eltzafan Mark of White Oak.

Shabbos Schedule

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 Sephardi: 7:45 Nusach Sefard: 7:00

* Mincha:

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

* Maariv/Havdalah: 9:25

Divrei Torah:

* 8:45 Main Minyan Rabbi Rosenbaum

* 8:00, 9:15 Rabbi Silver

Kiddush Sponsors:

* Hashkamah/Nusach Sefard – sponsored in honor of Barbara Price's and Lew Sosnowik's birthdays by their friends.

* Sephardi Minyan – Asher & Gillian Weinberg in honor of their 12th anniversary.

* 8:45 Main Minyan – Malka & Rabbi Ari Koretzky in honor of Shalom's Bar Mitzvah.

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 Rosenbaum – Shiur after Mincha

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.

* 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, will resume in the fall.

* 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, will resume in the fall.

* Wednesdays: Rabbi Grossman – Reading Responsa

* Thursdays: Rabbi Sussman – Yesodei Hatorah

* For Women:

* Mondays: Mrs. Sara Malka Winter,will resume in the fall.

* 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, will resume in the fall.

* Rabbi Moshe Arzouan's Advanced Gemara Shiur for Men, learning Maseches Kesubos, Wednesdays at 7:30 PM in the Social Hall.

YISE Programs and Listings

We welcome new members who were voted in at the last Board meeting: Ariella Gordon, Tova & Moshe Nightingale and Anna & Dr. Yosef Tirat-Gefen

Accounting System Update As we enter the new fiscal year, we will be sending all members a welcome email so they can set a password to login to ShulCloud to pay their Shul bills. If you don't have an email on file with the Shul, or would like to confirm/update the address, contact the office at If you would like to receive bills on paper, contact the shul office. Otherwise, all members with email addresses in the system will receive bills only via email.

Mikvah Cleaning – The Cheryl Stern Community Kelim Mikvah will be closed for cleaning the week of July 22.

Community-wide Training – YISE is hosting training on July 14, "STOP THE BLEED" and "C.R.A.S.E." To register for training sessions, go to See flyer for details.

Advances in Cancer Treatment – Sunday, July 28, 10:30 AM – 12 Noon in the YISE Small Social Hall. Learn about new techniques, their potential, how they work. Understand different treatment stages, how to advocate for yourself, and locate resources. Hear about coping with cancer and glean insights about quality of life issues. See flyer for details.

Save the Date! YISE Annual BBQ – August 18 in the Social Hall. Go to for details.

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 NOT meet this Shabbos.

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.

Tot Shabbat – with Suri Kinzbrunner 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM in the toddler room for ages 2 and under.

Community Programs and Listings

Shabbos afternoon Shiur at University Towers – 1121 University Blvd W, Apt 516, on Shabbos, July 6 at 4:30 PM

Tzurba M'Rabanan learning group will not meet this Shabbos, July 6.

Boys Sunday Summer Learning and Pizza – GWCK invites boys entering 5th and 6th grades to learning and pizza with Rabbi Chaim Biberfeld. Sundays, July 7, 14 & 28 – 10:15 AM -11:15 AM at Ben-Yehuda Pizza. No charge. Please RSVP to

Community-wide Women's Event – "Emergencies on Shabbos" on Sunday, July 7, at Ohr HaTorah. 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM – Shiur by Rabbi Frank on "How to Handle Emergency Situations on Shabbos" with Q & A session; 10:45 AM -11:45 AM – Informative CPR for adults, children and infants (not for Certification).

Post High School Girls Shiur – Tuesday night, July 9, 8:30 PM at the Pepper home, 1101 North Belgrade Road. This week's Shiur will be given by Rabbi Shields.

Kemp Mill Toastmasters – Wednesday, July 10, 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 Ovadia Hayat at for more info.

Summer Track Meet – Back for the third year, Ko-ach Sports presents a Summer Track Meet for kids in the community! A free event for the Jewish Community. Sunday, July 14, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM at Montgomery Blair High School, 51 University Blvd, Silver Spring. Your kids will get the feel of a real track meet by running, jumping and racing their friends! Boys & Girls K – 6th grade. Top finishers in each race receive a ribbon. Go to for more information. No registration required.

The Yad Zlata Concert – An evening of support and inspiring song, featuring Tali Yess & Boruch Sholom Blesofsky. Sunday, July 14, 7:00 PM, at the Bender JCC in Rockville. Proceeds help young families in crisis. A tribute to the memory of Mrs. Chaya Zlata Geisinsky. Visit for details or call 240-200-4515.

Rabbanit Yemima Mizrachi – Video presentation for women of "Bein HaMetzarim", Monday, July 22, 8:30 PM in Ohr HaTorah social hall, cost $8.

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.

Kollel Dirshu of Silver Spring is studying Maseches Gittin at the YGW. Daily morning shiur given by Rabbi Eli Reingold at 5:45 AM and evening shiur by Ranon Cortell and Pinchas Werner at 9:00 PM. Chavrusah are also available during these learning times. For more information and to join our learning program please contact Hirsh Komarow (301) 681-1646;

Dirshu Mishnah Brurah – Learn 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 July 7 Monday July 8 Tuesday July 9 Wednesday July 10 Thursday July 11 Friday July 12
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, 8:45 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: 4:50 AM, Latest Krias Shma: 9:31 AM, Earliest Mincha: 1:51 PM

Next Shabbos

July 12 – 13, 2019 – 10 Tammuz 5779

Parshas Chukas

Light Candles: Friday by 8:16 – Havdalah: 9:22

Friday Night:

* Light Candles by 8:16, 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/Havdalah: 9:22

Upcoming Events

Shabbos, July 6 Bar Mitzvah of Shalom Koretzky, 8:45 Main Minyan

Sunday, July 14 Community Safety/Security Training, 12:30 PM

Sunday, July 28 Advances in Cancer Treatment, 10:30 AM

Next Shabbos Shorts Deadline: Wednesday, July 10 at 12:00 Noon

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