Parashat Eikev August 12, 2017

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Candle lighting Friday, August 11th 7:48 p.m.

SERVICES
Friday Evening 6:30pm
Shabbat Morning 9:30am 

Parashat Eikev

20 Av, 5777/August 12, 2017
Triennial Cycle Year I:  Deuteronomy 7:12-9:3
Etz Ḥayim Ḥumash, page 1037
Haftarah: Isaiah 49:14-51:3, page 1055

  1. 7:12-16) The rewards for following the commandments.
  2. 7:17-24) A word of encouragement: don’t be afraid of the Canaanites. God will continue to help you as in the past.
  3. 7:25-26) You must totally destroy all the idols of the nations you conquer.
  4. (8:1-20) A warning against overconfidence: Once you have occupied this good and fertile land, don’t forget that God brought you there. Be sure to thank God for the land and its goodness whenever you eat.

ANNOUNCEMENTS
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REMINDER: Please refrain from using cell phones, cameras and other electronic devices on Shabbat.

UPCOMING

Saturday, August 12
Tot Shabbat
11:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Saturday, August 12
Jewish Book Discussion Group
1:30 – 3:00 p.m.

Monday, August 14
Special Congregational Meeting
7:45 – 8:45 p.m.

Tuesday, August 15
Yiddish Conversation Group
3:00 – 4:30 p.m.

Thursday, August 17
Israel Coffee Klatch
2:00 – 3:00 p.m

Sunday, August 20
CBD Parking Lot Maintenance and Cleanup
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Tuesday, August 22
Program Committee Meeting
7:30 – 9:00 p.m.

Thursday, August 24
Dames Who Dine
7:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Friday, August 25
Barbecue and Barkhu
5:30 – 9:30 p.m.

Saturday, August 26
Netivot Haneshama: Approachable Torah
10:30 – 11:45 a.m.

Saturday, August 26
CBD Jewish Artists Group
after lunch, approx 1:00 p.m.

Sunday, August 27
Abrahamic Alliance international (AAi) Cook and Serve (offsite)
1:00 – 3:30 p.m. & 3:30 – 6:00 p.m.

COMMUNITY
Women’s Philanthropy Friendship Breakfast
Friday, September 8, 8:30am
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Grief and Growing: A healing weekend for bereaved individuals and families
Friday – Sunday, September 15 – 17
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Become a JFS Friendly Visitor — Make A Real Difference in the Life of An Isolated Senior!
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You are not alone! Mental Health Family Support Group
Second Monday of month, 7:00 – 8:30 p.m at Levy Family Campus,
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The Abayudaya Jewish Community in Uganda needs your assistance
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