Tonight’s service will take place in the sanctuary, 205 Old Grassy Hill Road at 7 p.m.
Here’s hoping for better weather next week.
Rabbi Alvin Wainhaus will present “A Jewish Believe It or Not!” In cooperation with the Institute for Learning in Retirement.
Come, Learn, Discuss… ALL ARE WELCOME!
The program will include the following facts:
Congregation Or Shalom, 205 Old Grassy Hill Road, Orange will host its 10th annual Kristallnacht Commemoration at 9 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 20.
Guest Speakers include Ron Meier, Executive Director, Yad Vashem, Senator Richard Blumenthal and special guest,
Last January, on the anniversary of Edmonds’ courageous act, Pastor Chris Edmonds, son of the late Sgt. Roddie Edmonds, received Israel’s “Yad Vashem” award on behalf of his father. President Barack Obama, along with Steven Spielberg, founder of the Shoah Foundation, participated in that event at the Israeli embassy in Washington DC.
Come celebrate the life-saving courage of one who chose to stand up to evil.
Eyewitnesses to Master Sgt. Edmonds’ courageous deeds will be in attendance.
Congregation Or Shalom, 205 Old Grassy Hill Road will host its annual Outdoor Friday Night Shabbat Service under the Gazebo at the Orange Fairgrounds, 225 Orange Center Road, on Friday, Aug. 26 at 7 p.m.
The Rabbi will bring his guitar and lead us in a joyful “sing-along” service.
This is a wonderful opportunity to introduce prospective members to Or Shalom and to Rabbi Wainhaus.
About 100 people attend this popular Service. Some chairs are provided but you are encouraged to bring your own lawn chair.
Note: the grounds will be available prior to the Or Shalom event, if you would like to bring a blanket and picnic.
The congregation will recognize its new members during the Service.
The masters of the Kabbalah in every generation were known to have passed down methods for helping us access our deepest inner resources for wellness.
Beck, whose recent Kabbalah class at Congregation Or-Shalom enjoyed glowing praise, will teach us how we can employ these meditational methods for healing and recovery in ourselves and in others.
Following his one-hour session, all are warmly invited to remain for the final half hour of the traditional Saturday morning service, as well as the Kiddush-refreshments, which follow.
About Justin Beck
Justin C. Beck, Adult Education Chairman at Congregation Beth El of Fairfield, was Australia’s Marketing Director for the Apple Company, Inc.
A tragedy in his family, however, caused him to re-think the meaning of “success.”
After relinquishing the corporate “fast track,” he embarked on a personal spiritual quest; one that ultimately led him to the Kabbalah.
Justin’s book, to be released this summer, is entitled, “Kabbalah Now.”