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Parshat Beshalach - January 18 / 19, 2019

01/18/2019 02:43:31 PM

Jan18

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Shabbat Davening Schedule:
Fri., Jan. 18

Candle Lighting: 4:27pm
Mincha: 4:30pm


Shabbat, Jan. 19
Shacharit: 9:00am (Shema: 9:41am)
Mincha: 4:25pm

Havdallah: 5:30pm

Weekday Davening Schedule
Shacharit
Sun.: 8:00am
Mon. (Tubeshvat - no tachanun (enjoy fruit)) / Thurs.: 6:40am
Tues. / Wed. / Fri.: 6:45am
 
Mincha / Maariv: Sun.: 4:30pm
 
Mincha: Mon.-Thurs: 1:05pm at Ohr HaTorah,
7020 N Green Bay Ave
 
Maariv:
Mon. - Thurs.: 7:30pm at ASKT

Next Friday, January 25
Candle Lighting: 4:36pm
Mincha: 4:40pm
Eruv Status: The Glendale Eruv is up

Kiddush Levana: The last time for kiddush levana is Sunday night, Jan. 20 at 10:14 pm
Kiddush
Kiddush This Shabbat is sponsored by Tzedek and Aliza Lubin in honor of Tzedek’s birthday and Yoni and Sima Sendyk in honor of Sima’s birthday
 
Kiddush Next Shabbat is co-sponsored by Mark Mendelsohn, Bob Rabinoff, David Tepper
 
We are in need of a sponsor for February kiddushes - if you would like to celebrate, commemorate, dedicate or give thanks - please let us know and help the shul continue to have great kiddushes. Consider sponsoring part of a kiddush with friends.  You can contact Judy Baruch,
jsbaruch@gmail.com
 
Cholent Madness 5779: Contact Rabbi Kalmar if you are interested in participating in the 2018-2019 cholent contest. Compete for your chance at eternal Cholent glory and your name on the ASKT Cholent Cup!  This year the shul will once again be supporting the purchase of cholent for those who advance to the second round.  Email Rabbi Kalmar if you would like to enter - and make sure to come up with your own original cholent name. 
rabbikalmar@asktshul.com  
 
Kiddush WhatsApp group for Kiddush Insider info - Find out what will be served for kiddush in the upcoming week. To join, please email 
carrie@asktshul.com

Seudah Shlishit Duty: Steve Cohen, Travis Gaines and Simcha Singer

Learning and Spiritual Opportunities
Shabbat Morning, January 19
½ hour before davening: Amud Yomi (Talmud Bavli - Mesechta Chullin): Bob Rabinoff and Ben Karan
 
10:30 am: Drasha: Rabbi Wes Kalmar   

Shabbos Morning Groups
There will be Shabbos morning groups this week at 10:30am
Betzalel Karan’s group will meet downstairs in the social hall. We ask that adults present in the social hall take care not to disturb the groups
Groups for Torah for Tots will be upstairs in small shul run this week by Aviva Bergtrom

Week Days:
Sun. - Fri.: 30 Minutes Before Shacharit: Amud Yomi: (Talmud Bavli - Chullin):
 
Tues., January 22 at 12:15pm at the JCC: Lunch and Learn, Sefer Shmuel Bet: “David – King of Israel: “The Beginning of His Reign” Class 12

Wed., January 23 at 12:10 pm at ASKT: Prime Prayer - Amidah Explained – Blessing 18 - Thanks
 
 

Announcements

Refuah Sheleimah to Rachel Cornfield - Rochel bat Chasha

Refuah Sheleimah to Chizkiyahu Nachshon Meir ben Temima Chaya Sarah Shlomit
 
Bikur Cholim: Volunteer to be involved in this important mitzvah! If you know of someone who could use some help or visitation, let our Bikur Cholim committee help out. Please contact Rabbi Kalmar:
rabbikalmar@asktshul.com

Condolences to Dan Carriger on the passing of his mother, Gloria Carriger
Shiva at his home
6868 N. Green Bay Unit B in the Glengary Park Apartments. Sunday from 2-4 pm and from 5:30-7:30 pm.

Condolences to Richard and Phyllis Robbins on the passing of Richard’s father, Mayer Robbins. Shiva is at the Robbins home, 2510 W. Rochelle Rd.  Shiva visiting times on Sunday afternoon between 2-5 pm, and 6-8 pm, with a 4:30pm mincha maariv on Sunday. Monday between 10am and 12pm and 5-7pm, with a 7:00pm maariv on Monday
 
Mazel Tov to Yale Tolwin on the engagement of his great grandson,
Chayim Issac Tolwin to Aviva Kryger. Mazel Tov to Parents, Rabbi and Mrs Simcha Tolwin. Mazel Tov to Grandparents Rabbi and Mrs Alon Tolwin
Backyard of ASKT: For safety reasons, during the construction of the backyard kids will not be allowed in the backyard. Thank you for your patience as we work on this improvement project!

Shul Office Hours: Tues, Wed and Fri.: 10am-3pm, Monday and Thurs: 10am-1pm and 5-7pm

Sign the Petition as a Friend of Israel to ask Airbnb to reconsider its policy discriminating against Israeli residents with listings over the Green Line:
https://www.thepetitionsite.com/takeaction/867/851/514/
 
ASKT Website Exciting Updates
ASKT in the News Webpage: is up and running at the ASKT website - please click or go to  
https://www.asktshul.org/askt_in_the_news  to read previous articles featuring ASKT history news and members.
 
ASKT Kosher in Milwaukee is on the website - check it out at 
https://www.asktshul.org/kosher
 
ASKT Kosher in Chicago is now up on the website! check it out at 
https://www.asktshul.org/kosher-in-chicago.html
 
ASKT Bulletin is on the Website - click or go to 
https://www.asktshul.org/bulletin anytime for the latest version of the ASKT bulletin. 
 
ASKT Acceptable Kosher Symbols is on the Website - check it out
https://www.asktshul.org/kashrut.html
 
Cholent Madness is on the website check it out
https://www.asktshul.org/cholent-contest.html
 
Updated Photo Gallery on the website, check it out
https://www.asktshul.org/photo_gallery.php
 
Five Torot of ASKT - Check it out on the website
https://www.asktshul.org/five-torot.html
 
Milwaukee Kosher Bakery Shop:
www.milwaukeekosherbreads.com THE GLENDALE BAKE STOP is a new initiative to provide quality fresh baked goods for the Kosher consumers of Milwaukee it is hosted by Milwaukee Judaica
 

This Week

Sun., Jan. 20, 2019: 36 hour Charidy.com Fundraiser - Help ASKT attempt to raise $80,000 in one day!   We need volunteers to make phone calls.
Nosh and Fun at our Calling Party!
Volunteering: between 11:00am and 1:00pm: Donuts and Cheesecake! Between 1:00pm and 4:00pm: Popcorn and French Fries! Between 5:00pm and 8:00pm: Pizza and Ice Cream!
Mon., Jan. 21: Volunteer between 11:00am and 4:00pm: Sushi and Chocolate!
Just Drop By to Join the Party and Say Hello and Check on our Progress!
 
Tues., January 22 at 12:15pm at the JCC: Lunch and Learn, Sefer Shmuel Bet: “David – King of Israel: “The Beginning of His Reign” Class 12

Wed., January 23 at 12:10 pm at ASKT: Prime Prayer - Amidah Explained – Blessing 18 - Thanks
 
Upcoming
Tues., Jan. 29th at 7:45 pm and Tues., Feb. 12th at 7:45 pm at ASKT: Beit Midrash and Rashi Skills Class
 
Tues., Feb. 5th at 7:50pm: Men’s meat Midrash at Rabbi Kalmar’s home, 6841 Neil Place
 
Save the Date
February 20 at 7:45pm: Podium Picks lecture given by Rabbi Hillel Brody, Director of Community Outreach at Yeshiva Elementary School. His topic will be "Can't We All Just Get Along? Lessons from the Purim Story."

March 8-10, 2019: Scholars in Residence Weekend at ASKT - Rebbetzin Smadar Rosensweig, adjunct assistant professor of Bible at Yeshiva University's Stern College for Women and Rabbi Michael Rosensweig - Rosh Yeshiva - Yeshiva University

May 26, 2019: ASKT Tailgate and Brewer’s Game vs. Phillies
 
Volunteer Opportunities
Each Shabbat morning from 9:00am – 1:00pm: Ushers needed to man the front doors of our synagogue. If you are interested in being an usher email: asktshul@gmail.com
 
Thank You
Thank you to the following people for being ushers this Shabbat:

Ben Karan
Mark Mendelsohn
Bruce Peckerman
Shoshana Bauer-Mendelson
Bob Rabinoff
Brian Pack
Liz Hallerman
Steve Baruch
Kaveh Shabtaie
Travis Gaines
Elisha Karan
Paul Mendelson
Tanya Mazor Posner

 

Community Events

Tues., Jan. 22 at 2pm at Bader Hillel High, 6791 N. Green Bay Ave.: Shloshim Memorial Tribute to Dr. Alfred Bader, o’bm

Donation Opportunities
Aliyah: Please consider making a donation in honor of receiving an aliyah to the Torah.

Amazon Smiles: When you make your regular purchases on Amazon.com have The AmazonSmile Foundation donate 0.5% of the purchase price from your eligible AmazonSmile purchases. Click this link to activate amazon smiles:
https://smile.amazon.com/ch/39-1572032

ASKT Donation Cards: If you would like to send a card, wishing a mazel tov, condolences, happy birthday, or get well to someone, you can do this via the shul by contacting Carrie Barbakoff, Administrative Coordinator at ASKT via email: carrie@asktshul.com. Please send / drop off all donations for cards at ASKT

ASKT is participating in SCRIP: SCRIP is now available through ASKT, give tzedakah while doing your regular shopping (groceries, gas, online shopping, etc)! 1. Go to ShopWithScrip.com and select Join a Program.
2. Enter our organization’s enrollment code: 76FAFF8961L28
3. Link your bank account to enroll in online payments and place your first order. Have a question? Contact our coordinator Sima Sendyk at:
simafarekas@gmail.com

Tree of Life: To honor the memory of Lorraine Cohen, her loving family has donated a beautiful Tree of Life plaque to ASKT. Leaves can be purchased and inscribed to honor a person, recognize a special occasion or to remember a special loved one. Top leaves in brass: donation of $360 Bottom leaves in bronze: $180. Rocks at the base of the tree: $1800. If you would like to purchase a leaf or a rock to be inscribed please contact: Jeanette Peckerman via email: jcp815@wi.rr.com or by phone: (414) 351-3866.

ASKT Legacy: If you would like to learn more about making a Legacy commitment for the future of our shul!  Contact Carrie Barbakoff to find out how.

Parshat Bo - January 11 / 12

01/11/2019 03:21:05 PM

Jan11

 
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Shabbat Davening Schedule
Friday, January 11
Candle Lighting: 4:19pm
Mincha: 4:20pm



Shabbat, January 12
Shacharit: 9:00am (Shema: 9:41am)
Mincha: 4:15pm
Havdallah: 5:19pm

Weekday Davening Schedule
Shacharit
Sun.: 8:00am
Mon. / Thurs.: 6:40am
Tues. / Wed. / Fri.: 6:45am
 
Mincha / Maariv: Sun.: 4:20pm
 
Mincha: Mon.-Thurs: 1:05pm at Ohr HaTorah, 7020 N Green Bay Ave
 
Maariv:
Mon. - Thurs.: 7:30pm at ASKT
Next Friday, January 18:
Candle Lighting: 4:27pm
Mincha: 4:30pm
Eruv Status: The Glendale Eruv is up
 
Kiddush
Kiddush This Shabbat is sponsored by Akiva and Elana Karan in honor of Tova and Akiva's birthdays
 
Kiddush Next Shabbat is co-sponsored by Tzedek and Aliza Lubin. If you would like to co-sponsor Kiddush please contact
asktshul@gmail.com
 
We are in need of a sponsor for February kiddushes - if you would like to celebrate, commemorate, dedicate or give thanks - please let us know and help the shul continue to have great kiddushes. Consider sponsoring part of a kiddush with friends.  You can contact Judy Baruch,
jsbaruch@gmail.com
Cholent Madness 5779:
 
Contact Rabbi Kalmar if you are interested in participating in the 2018-2019 cholent contest. Compete for your chance at eternal Cholent glory and your name on the ASKT Cholent Cup!  This year the shul will once again be supporting the purchase of cholent for those who advance to the second round.  Email Rabbi Kalmar if you would like to enter - and make sure to come up with your own original cholent name. 
rabbikalmar@asktshul.com  
 
Kiddush WhatsApp group for Kiddush Insider info - Find out what will be served for kiddush in the upcoming week. To join, please email 
carrie@asktshul.com


Seudah Shlishit Duty
Bob Michels, Mark Pittleman,
Aaron Bergtrom

Learning and Spiritual Opportunities
Shabbat Morning, January 12
½ hour before davening: Amud Yomi (Talmud Bavli - Mesechta Chullin): Phil Arieff and Ben Karan
 
10:30 am: Drasha: Rabbi Wes Kalmar   

Shabbos Morning Groups
There will be Shabbos morning groups this week at 10:30am
Betzalel Karan’s group will meet downstairs in the social hall. We ask that adults present in the social hall take care not to disturb the groups
Groups for Torah for Tots will be upstairs in small shul
 
Week Days:
Sun. - Fri.: 30 Minutes Before Shacharit: Amud Yomi: (Talmud Bavli - Chullin):
 
Tues., January 15 at 12:15pm at the JCC: Lunch and Learn, Sefer Shmuel Bet: “David – King of Israel: “The Beginning of His Reign” Class 11

Wed., January 16 at 12:10 pm at ASKT: Prime Prayer - Amidah Explained – Blessing 17
 
Announcements
Refuah Sheleimah to Rachel Cornfield - Rochel bat Chasha

Refuah Sheleimah to Chizkiyahu Nachshon Meir ben Temima Chaya Sarah Shlomit
 
Bikur Cholim: Volunteer to be involved in this important mitzvah! If you know of someone who could use some help or visitation, let our Bikur Cholim committee help out. Please contact Rabbi Kalmar:
rabbikalmar@asktshul.com
 
Backyard of ASKT: For safety reasons, during the construction of the backyard kids will not be allowed in the backyard. Thank you for your patience as we work on this improvement project!

Shul Office Hours: Mon, Tues, Wed and Fri.: 10am-3pm, Thurs: 10am-1pm and 5-7pm

Sign the Petition as a Friend of Israel to ask Airbnb to reconsider its policy discriminating against Israeli residents with listings over the Green Line:
https://www.thepetitionsite.com/takeaction/867/851/514/
ASKT Website Exciting Updates
 
ASKT in the News Webpage: is up and running at the ASKT website - please click or go to  
https://www.asktshul.org/askt_in_the_news  to read previous articles featuring ASKT history news and members.
 
ASKT Kosher in Milwaukee is on the website - check it out at 
https://www.asktshul.org/kosher 
 
ASKT Kosher in Chicago is now up on the website! check it out at 
https://www.asktshul.org/kosher-in-chicago.html
 
ASKT Bulletin is on the Website - click or go to 
https://www.asktshul.org/bulletin anytime for the latest version of the ASKT bulletin. 
 
ASKT Acceptable Kosher Symbols is on the Website - check it out
https://www.asktshul.org/kashrut.html
 
Cholent Madness is on the website check it out
https://www.asktshul.org/cholent-contest.html
 
Updated Photo Gallery on the website, check it out
https://www.asktshul.org/photo_gallery.php
 
Five Torot of ASKT - Check it out on the website
https://www.asktshul.org/five-torot.html
 
Milwaukee Kosher Bakery Shop:
www.milwaukeekosherbreads.com THE GLENDALE BAKE STOP is a new initiative to provide quality fresh baked goods for the Kosher consumers of Milwaukee it is hosted by Milwaukee Judaica
 
This Week
Sunday, January 13th: for 6th grade and up - Hot Drinks and a Hot Topic -with Rabbi Kalmar 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm "Why Can't I ride my bike or text on my phone on Shabbat? - Are the Rabbinic Laws just taking all the fun out of life?"
 
Tues., January 15 at 12:15pm at the JCC: Lunch and Learn, Sefer Shmuel Bet: “David – King of Israel: “The Beginning of His Reign” Class 11

Wed., January 16 at 12:10 pm at ASKT: Prime Prayer - Amidah Explained – Blessing 17
 
Save the Date
Sun., January 20, 2019: Charidy.com Fundraiser - Help ASKT attempt to raise $80,000 in one day!   We need volunteers to make phone calls and be part of a committee to help make this happen.  Please email carrie@asktshul.com to volunteer.
 
March 8-10, 2019: Scholars in Residence Weekend at ASKT - Rebbetzin Smadar Rosensweig, adjunct assistant professor of Bible at Yeshiva University's Stern College for Women and Rabbi Michael Rosensweig - Rosh Yeshiva - Yeshiva University

May 26, 2019: ASKT Tailgate and Brewer’s Game vs. Phillies
 
Community Events
WITS: 3288 N Lake Dr. Milwaukee, WI 53211- SENIOR PIZZA 2019 - Support the WITS Senior Class: Saturday Night, January 12th 7:00 PM -11PM* (*From 8:00pm until 9:30 there will be no walk-ins available), Sunday, January 13th 4:30 PM – 7:00 PM: Please call or text 339-364-1998 to place your order. (If you’re calling please remember to leave your name and phone number with your order) Classic Pizza: $10.50, Spicy Pie (sriracha & jalapenos): $11.50, Extra Cheese Pizza: $11.50, Veggie Pie: $12.50, No cheese veggie Pie: $ 7.50 (black olives, green olives, mushrooms, onions, green peppers) Vegetable toppings are also available on any other pizza for only .50 per topping! Save some pies for later! All pie styles are available frozen! Also Available: Soda: $.50, Fries: $1.50, Spicy Fries: $2.00
 
Volunteer Opportunities
Each Shabbat morning from 9:00am – 1:00pm: Ushers needed to man the front doors of our synagogue. If you are interested in being an usher email: asktshul@gmail.com
 
Thank You
Thank you to the following people for being ushers this Shabbat:
Bob Rabinoff
Mark Mendelsohn
Carl Crawford
Shoshana Bauer-Mendelson
Paul Mendelson
Cindy Katzoff
Steve Baruch
David Hallerman
Travis Gaines
Brian Pack
Kaveh Shabtaie
 
Donation Opportunities
Aliyah: Please consider making a donation in honor of receiving an aliyah to the Torah.

Amazon Smiles: When you make your regular purchases on Amazon.com have The AmazonSmile Foundation donate 0.5% of the purchase price from your eligible AmazonSmile purchases. Click this link to activate amazon smiles:
https://smile.amazon.com/ch/39-1572032

ASKT Donation Cards: If you would like to send a card, wishing a mazel tov, condolences, happy birthday, or get well to someone, you can do this via the shul by contacting Carrie Barbakoff, Administrative Coordinator at ASKT via email: carrie@asktshul.com. Please send / drop off all donations for cards at ASKT

ASKT is participating in SCRIP: SCRIP is now available through ASKT, give tzedakah while doing your regular shopping (groceries, gas, online shopping, etc)! 1. Go to ShopWithScrip.com and select Join a Program.
2. Enter our organization’s enrollment code: 76FAFF8961L28
3. Link your bank account to enroll in online payments and place your first order. Have a question? Contact our coordinator Sima Sendyk at:
simafarekas@gmail.com

Tree of Life: To honor the memory of Lorraine Cohen, her loving family has donated a beautiful Tree of Life plaque to ASKT. Leaves can be purchased and inscribed to honor a person, recognize a special occasion or to remember a special loved one. Top leaves in brass: donation of $360 Bottom leaves in bronze: $180. Rocks at the base of the tree: $1800. If you would like to purchase a leaf or a rock to be inscribed please contact: Jeanette Peckerman via email: jcp815@wi.rr.com or by phone: (414) 351-3866.

ASKT Legacy: If you would like to learn more about making a Legacy commitment for the future of our shul!  Contact Carrie Barbakoff to find out how.

Parshat Vaera / Birkat HaChodesh - January 4/5, 2019

01/04/2019 12:18:21 PM

Jan4

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Shabbat Davening Schedule

Friday, January 4
Candle Lighting: 4:11
Mincha: 4:15pm 

Shabbat, January 5
Shacharit: 9:00am (Shema: 9:40am)
Mincha: 4:10pm
Havdallah: 5:11pm

Next Friday, January 11
Candle Lighting: 4:19pm
Mincha: 4:20pm

Weekday Davening Schedule
Shacharit
Sun.: 8:00am
Mon. (Rosh Chodesh Shevat): 6:30am
Tues. / Wed.: 6:45am
Thurs.: 6:40am
Fri: 6:45am
 
Mincha / Maariv: Sun.: 4:15pm
 
Mincha:
Mon.-Thurs: 1:05pm at Ohr HaTorah, 7020 N Green Bay Ave
 
Maariv:
Mon, Tues. and Thurs.: 7:30pm at ASKT
NOTE: Wed.: 7:00pm at ASKT
Eruv Status: The Glendale Eruv is up
 
Kiddush
Kiddush This Shabbat is sponsored by Ariel and Simcha Singer in honor of Ami’s birthday
 
Kiddush Next Shabbat is sponsored by Akiva and Elana Karan
We are in need of a sponsor for future kiddushes - if you would like to celebrate, commemorate, dedicate or give thanks - please let us know and help the shul continue to have great kiddushes. Consider sponsoring part of a kiddush with friends.  You can contact Judy Baruch, jsbaruch@gmail.com
 
Cholent Madness 5779:
 
Contact Rabbi Kalmar if you are interested in participating in the 2018-2019 cholent contest. Compete for your chance at eternal Cholent glory and your name on the ASKT Cholent Cup!  This year the shul will once again be supporting the purchase of cholent for those who advance to the second round.  Email Rabbi Kalmar if you would like to enter - and make sure to come up with your own original cholent name. 
rabbikalmar@asktshul.com  
 
Kiddush WhatsApp group for Kiddush Insider info - Find out what will be served for kiddush in the upcoming week. To join, please email 
carrie@asktshul.com


Seudah Shlishit Duty: David Hallerman, Bruce Glaser
and Brian Pack

Learning and Spiritual Opportunities
Shabbat Morning, January 5
½ hour before davening: Amud Yomi (Talmud Bavli - Mesechta Chullin): Phil Arieff and Ben Karan
 
10:30 am: Drasha: Rabbi Wes Kalmar   

Shabbos Morning Groups
There will be Shabbos morning groups this week at 10:30am
Betzalel Karan’s group will meet downstairs in the social hall. We ask that adults present in the social hall take care not to disturb the groups
Groups for Torah for Tots will be upstairs in small shul
 
During Kiddush
Discussion led by Rabbi Wes Kalmar: "Why Our Davening is So Lousy"
 
Future Session – “What We Can Do About It”

Week Days:
Sun. - Fri.: 30 Minutes Before Shacharit: Amud Yomi: (Talmud Bavli - Chullin):
 
Tues., January 8 at 12:15pm at the JCC: Lunch and Learn, Sefer Shmuel Bet: “David – King of Israel: “The Beginning of His Reign” Class 10
 
Tues., Jan. 8 at 7:00pm at the home of Deborah Kalmar, 6737 N. Atwahl: Ladies Tehillim for Rosh Chodesh Shevat

Wed., January 9 at 12:10 pm at ASKT: Prime Prayer - Amidah Explained – Blessing 16
 
Announcements
Refuah Sheleimah to Rachel Cornfield - Rochel bat Chasha

Refuah Sheleimah to Nachshon Meir ben Temima Chaya Sarah Shlomit
 
Bikur Cholim: Volunteer to be involved in this important mitzvah! If you know of someone who could use some help or visitation, let our Bikur Cholim committee help out. Please contact Rabbi Kalmar:
rabbikalmar@asktshul.com
 
Condolences to Audrie Berman and Mark Mendelsohn on the passing of Audrie’s father, Earl Berman Shiva at the Berman-Mendelsohn residence, 2515 West Wending Drive Glendale, Wis., Saturday, Sunday and Monday: 7PM-9PM
Backyard of ASKT: For safety reasons, during the construction of the backyard kids will not be allowed in the backyard. Thank you for your patience as we work on this improvement project!

Shul Office Hours: Tues, Wed and Fri.: 10am-3pm, Monday and Thurs: 10am-1pm and 5-7pm

Sign the Petition as a Friend of Israel to ask Airbnb to reconsider its policy discriminating against Israeli residents with listings over the Green Line:
https://www.thepetitionsite.com/takeaction/867/851/514/
 
ASKT Website Exciting Updates
ASKT in the News Webpage: is up and running at the ASKT website - please click or go to  
https://www.asktshul.org/askt_in_the_news  to read previous articles featuring ASKT history news and members.
 
ASKT Kosher in Milwaukee is on the website - check it out at 
https://www.asktshul.org/kosher
 
ASKT Kosher in Chicago is now up on the website! check it out at 
https://www.asktshul.org/kosher-in-chicago.html
 
ASKT Bulletin is on the Website - click or go to 
https://www.asktshul.org/bulletin anytime for the latest version of the ASKT bulletin. 
 
ASKT Acceptable Kosher Symbols is on the Website - check it out
https://www.asktshul.org/kashrut.html
 
Cholent Madness is on the website check it out
https://www.asktshul.org/cholent-contest.html
 
Updated Photo Gallery on the website, check it out
https://www.asktshul.org/photo_gallery.php
 
Five Torot of ASKT - Check it out on the website
 
Milwaukee Kosher Bakery Shop:
www.milwaukeekosherbreads.com THE GLENDALE BAKE STOP is a new initiative to provide quality fresh baked goods for the Kosher consumers of Milwaukee it is hosted by Milwaukee Judaica
 
This Week
Tues., January 8 at 12:15pm at the JCC: Lunch and Learn, Sefer Shmuel Bet: “David – King of Israel: “The Beginning of His Reign” Class 10
 
Tues., Jan. 8 at 7:00pm at the home of Deborah Kalmar, 6737 N. Atwahl: Ladies Tehillim for Rosh Chodesh Shevat

Wed., January 9 at 12:10 pm at ASKT: Prime Prayer - Amidah Explained – Blessing 16
 
Next Week
Sunday, January 13th: for 6th grade and up - Hot Drinks and a Hot Topic -with Rabbi Kalmar 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm "Why Can't I ride my bike or text on my phone on Shabbat? - Are the Rabbinic Laws just taking all the fun out of life?"
 
Save the Date
Sun., January 20, 2019: Charidy.com Fundraiser - Help ASKT attempt to raise $80,000 in one day!   We need volunteers to make phone calls and be part of a committee to help make this happen.  Please email carrie@asktshul.com to volunteer.
 
March 8-10, 2019: Scholars in Residence Weekend at ASKT - Rebbetzin Smadar Rosensweig, adjunct assistant professor of Bible at Yeshiva University's Stern College for Women and Rabbi Michael Rosensweig - Rosh Yeshiva - Yeshiva University

May 26, 2019: ASKT Tailgate and Brewer’s Game vs. Phillies
 
Community Events
Wed., Jan. 9 7:30-9:30pm at WITS 3288 N. Lake Dr.: Kinnus Zikkaron in memory of Rabbi Raphael Wachsman, zt"l
 
Volunteer Opportunities
Each Shabbat morning from 9:00am – 1:00pm: Ushers needed to man the front doors of our synagogue. If you are interested in being an usher email: asktshul@gmail.com
 
Thank You
Thank you to the following people for being ushers this Shabbat:
Ben Karan
Mark Mendelsohn
David Hallerman
Liz Hallerman
Brian Pack
Kaveh Shabtaie
Bruce Glaser
Scott Noll
Steve Baruch
Michael Katzoff
Richard Robbins
Elisha Karan
Travis Gaines
Matt Kleiman
Bruce Peckerman
Bob Rabinoff
 
Donation Opportunities
Aliyah: Please consider making a donation in honor of receiving an aliyah to the Torah.

Amazon Smiles: When you make your regular purchases on Amazon.com have The AmazonSmile Foundation donate 0.5% of the purchase price from your eligible AmazonSmile purchases. Click this link to activate amazon smiles:
https://smile.amazon.com/ch/39-1572032

ASKT Donation Cards: If you would like to send a card, wishing a mazel tov, condolences, happy birthday, or get well to someone, you can do this via the shul by contacting Carrie Barbakoff, Administrative Coordinator at ASKT via email: carrie@asktshul.com. Please send / drop off all donations for cards at ASKT

ASKT is participating in SCRIP: SCRIP is now available through ASKT, give tzedakah while doing your regular shopping (groceries, gas, online shopping, etc)! 1. Go to ShopWithScrip.com and select Join a Program.
2. Enter our organization’s enrollment code: 76FAFF8961L28
3. Link your bank account to enroll in online payments and place your first order. Have a question? Contact our coordinator Sima Sendyk at:
simafarekas@gmail.com

Tree of Life: To honor the memory of Lorraine Cohen, her loving family has donated a beautiful Tree of Life plaque to ASKT. Leaves can be purchased and inscribed to honor a person, recognize a special occasion or to remember a special loved one. Top leaves in brass: donation of $360 Bottom leaves in bronze: $180. Rocks at the base of the tree: $1800. If you would like to purchase a leaf or a rock to be inscribed please contact: Jeanette Peckerman via email: jcp815@wi.rr.com or by phone: (414) 351-3866.

ASKT Legacy: If you would like to learn more about making a Legacy commitment for the future of our shul!  Contact Carrie Barbakoff to find out how.

Parshat Shemot - December 28 / 29, 2018

12/28/2018 11:44:43 AM

Dec28

Click Here for the Print Version of the Bulletin
 


Shabbat Davening Schedule
Fri., December 28

Candle Lighting: 4:05pm
Mincha: 4:10pm 

Shabbat, December 29
Shacharit: 9:00am (Shema: 9:38am)
Mincha: 4:05pm
Havdallah: 5:05pm

Weekday Davening Schedule
Shacharit
Sun.: 8:00am                     
Mon. / Thurs.: 6:40am
Tues. (Jan. 1): 8:00am
Wed. / Fri: 6:45am
 
Mincha / Maariv:
Sun.: 4:10pm

Mincha:
Mon.-Thurs: 1:05pm at Ohr HaTorah, 7020 N Green Bay Ave
 
Maariv:
Mon-Thurs.: 7:30pm at ASKT
Next Friday, January 4
Candle Lighting: 4:11pm
Mincha: 4:15pm

Eruv Status: The Glendale Eruv is up
 
Kiddush
Kiddush This Shabbat is sponsored by David Tepper and Melissa Pachon Tepper in honor of the yahrtzeits of David’s father, Isadore Tepper and David’s brother, Lawrence Victor Tepper and Melissa’s mother Linda Pachon.
 
Kiddush Next Shabbat is not sponsored
 
We are in need of a sponsor for future kiddushes - if you would like to celebrate, commemorate, dedicate or give thanks - please let us know and help the shul continue to have great kiddushes. Consider sponsoring part of a kiddush with friends.  You can contact Judy Baruch,
jsbaruch@gmail.com
Cholent Madness 5779:
 
Contact Rabbi Kalmar if you are interested in participating in the 2018-2019 cholent contest. Compete for your chance at eternal Cholent glory and your name on the ASKT Cholent Cup!  This year the shul will once again be supporting the purchase of cholent for those who advance to the second round.  Email Rabbi Kalmar if you would like to enter - and make sure to come up with your own original cholent name. 
rabbikalmar@asktshul.com  
 
Kiddush WhatsApp group for Kiddush Insider info - Find out what will be served for kiddush in the upcoming week. To join, please email 
carrie@asktshul.com
Seudah Shlishit Duty: Phil Arieff, Ben Karan
Learning and Spiritual Opportunities
Shabbat Morning, Dec. 29
½ hour before davening: Amud Yomi (Talmud Bavli - Mesechta Chullin): Phil Arieff and Ben Karan
 
Sermon 10:30 am - Rabbi Nachman Levine

Shabbos Morning Groups
There will be Shabbos morning groups this week at 10:30am
Betzalel Karan’s group will meet downstairs in the social hall. We ask that adults present in the social hall take care not to disturb the groups
Groups for Torah for Tots will be upstairs in small shul led by Eden
 
Week Days:
Sun. - Fri.: 30 Minutes Before Shacharit: Amud Yomi: (Talmud Bavli - Chullin):
 
There will be no Lunch and Learn, Jan. 1. Lunch and Learn will resume January 8

There will be no Prime Prayer - Amidah Explained - with Rabbi Kalmar, January 2. The class will resume January 9
 
Announcements
Refuah Sheleimah to Rachel Cornfield - Rochel bat Chasha

Refuah Sheleimah to Nachshon Meir ben Temima Chaya Sarah Shlomit
 
Bikur Cholim: Volunteer to be involved in this important mitzvah! If you know of someone who could use some help or visitation, let our Bikur Cholim committee help out. Please contact Rabbi Kalmar:
rabbikalmar@asktshul.com
 
Mazel Tovto Jessica and Alex and Miller on the naming of their daughter, Noa Florence

Backyard of ASKT: For safety reasons, during the construction of the backyard kids will not be allowed in the backyard. Thank you for your patience as we work on this improvement project!

Shul Office Hours: Mon, Tues, Wed and Fri.: 10am-3pm, Thurs: 10am-1pm and 5-7pm

Sign the Petition as a Friend of Israel to ask Airbnb to reconsider its policy discriminating against Israeli residents with listings over the Green Line:
https://www.thepetitionsite.com/takeaction/867/851/514/
Rabbi Kalmar will be returning Thursday, January 3rd.
 
ASKT Website Exciting Updates
ASKT in the News Webpage: is up and running at the ASKT website - please click or go to  
https://www.asktshul.org/askt_in_the_news  to read previous articles featuring ASKT history news and members.
 
ASKT Kosher in Milwaukee is on the website - check it out at 
https://www.asktshul.org/kosher 
 
ASKT Kosher in Chicago is now up on the website! check it out at 
https://www.asktshul.org/kosher-in-chicago.html
 
ASKT Bulletin is on the Website - click or go to 
https://www.asktshul.org/bulletin anytime for the latest version of the ASKT bulletin. 
 
ASKT Acceptable Kosher Symbols is on the Website - check it out
https://www.asktshul.org/kashrut.html
 
Cholent Madness is on the website check it out
https://www.asktshul.org/cholent-contest.html
 
Updated Photo Gallery on the website, check it out
https://www.asktshul.org/photo_gallery.php
 
Five Torot of ASKT - Check it out on the website
 
New Bakery In Milwaukee
Fresh Daily Bread - Baker - Avi Hershko
Hashgacha: PAS YISROEL and Under WISC KOSHER (Baked Fresh Daily: not a store front, by orders only) website:
http://freshdailybread.com/ Phone: (414) 395 – 5266 email: info@freshdailybread.com. Pickup also available at Ohr HaTorah on Thursdays at 12 – 5 pm and Fridays at 9:30am – 1pm
 
Save the Date
Sun., January 20, 2019: Charidy.com Fundraiser
 
March 8-10, 2019: Scholars in Residence Weekend at ASKT - Rebbetzin Smadar Rosensweig, adjunct assistant professor of Bible at Yeshiva University's Stern College for Women and Rabbi Michael Rosensweig - Rosh Yeshiva - Yeshiva University

May 26, 2019: ASKT Tailgate and Brewer’s Game vs. Phillies
 
Volunteer Opportunities
Each Shabbat morning from 9:00am – 1:00pm: Ushers needed to man the front doors of our synagogue. If you are interested in being an usher email: asktshul@gmail.com
 
Thank You
Thank you to the following people for being ushers this Shabbat:
Bob Rabinoff
Mark Mendelsohn
David Hallerman
Elisha Karan
Brian Pack
Cindy Katzoff
Tanya Mazor-Posner
Bruce Glaser
Steve Baruch
Richard Robbins
Jerry Blumberg
Travis Gaines
Kaveh Shabtaie
Liz Hallerman
Chanan Posner
 
Donation Opportunities
Aliyah: Please consider making a donation in honor of receiving an aliyah to the Torah.

Amazon Smiles: When you make your regular purchases on Amazon.com have The AmazonSmile Foundation donate 0.5% of the purchase price from your eligible AmazonSmile purchases. Click this link to activate amazon smiles:
https://smile.amazon.com/ch/39-1572032

ASKT Donation Cards: If you would like to send a card, wishing a mazel tov, condolences, happy birthday, or get well to someone, you can do this via the shul by contacting Carrie Barbakoff, Administrative Coordinator at ASKT via email: carrie@asktshul.com. Please send / drop off all donations for cards at ASKT

ASKT is participating in SCRIP: SCRIP is now available through ASKT, give tzedakah while doing your regular shopping (groceries, gas, online shopping, etc)! 1. Go to ShopWithScrip.com and select Join a Program.
2. Enter our organization’s enrollment code: 76FAFF8961L28
3. Link your bank account to enroll in online payments and place your first order. Have a question? Contact our coordinator Sima Sendyk at:
simafarekas@gmail.com

Tree of Life: To honor the memory of Lorraine Cohen, her loving family has donated a beautiful Tree of Life plaque to ASKT. Leaves can be purchased and inscribed to honor a person, recognize a special occasion or to remember a special loved one. Top leaves in brass: donation of $360 Bottom leaves in bronze: $180. Rocks at the base of the tree: $1800. If you would like to purchase a leaf or a rock to be inscribed please contact: Jeanette Peckerman via email: jcp815@wi.rr.com or by phone: (414) 351-3866.

ASKT Legacy: If you would like to learn more about making a Legacy commitment for the future of our shul!  Contact Carrie Barbakoff to find out how.
Sat, January 19 2019 13 Shevat 5779