- THIS WEEK IN CHAI LIGHTS -
NOMINATIONS ARE NOW OPEN!!!
JOIN US FOR KOL NIDRE AND YOM KIPPUR
MEET YOUR ISJL FELLOW
POKER NIGHT
COFFEE KLATCH

UPCOMING EVENTS

October 4 at 7:30 pm
SHABBAT SERVICES

October 8 at 8:00 pm
EREV YOM KIPPUR/KOL NIDRE
Rabbi Led

October 9 starting at 10:00 am
YOM KIPPUR SERVICES
Rabbi Led

October 11 at 7:30 pm
SHABBAT SERVICES

October 12 at 7:00 pm
POKER NIGHT

October 13 at 9:00 am
COFFEE KLATCH

October 18 at 7:30 pm
SHABBAT SERVICES
Rabbi Led

October 19 at 6:30 pm
DINNER CLUB
Caper's Restaurant and Bar

October 25 at 7:30 pm
SHABBAT SERVICES
Rabbi Led

October 27 at 11:00 am
BOOK CLUB

REFUAH SCHLEIMA
Please keep the following friends and family
in your prayers for a return to health:

Michael Baskin
Bernard B askin
Kevin Belcher
Michelle Belcher
David Buchieri
Susan Buchieri
Robyn Gandelman
Andrew Goldstein
Irwin Goldsltein
Steve Goodman
Emily Gutenstein
Ashe Holder
Bob Huebsch 
Sue Huebsch
Kathy McGee Jones
Irving Kagan
Cruz Keyser
Tais Keyser
Elina KishInevsky Stern
Mel Krupnick
Paula Krupnick
Eden Lazarus
Jeff Meyer
Zulma Rosenfeld
Hal Schwartz
Gail Teren
Mak Yost

MEMBER NEWS

OCTOBER  BIRTHDAYS
3 Michael Goldstein
4 Robin Flake
6 Jennifer Seitel
6 Olivia Boyer
14 Joel Abel
20 Alex Pacin
20 Judy Chamness
25 Sierra Gold
26 Jonathan Zwerling
31 Zulma Rosenfeld

OCTOBER ANNIVERSARIES
10 Julie & Matt Berenson
13 Johanna & Paul Kohler
IN LOVING MEMORY
We remember those who passed away this year:

Raymond Axt
Stu Alexander (brother of Sue Huebsch)
Lany Franklin (mother of Amy Boyer)
David Huebsch (nephew of Bob Huebsch)
Tayor Lieber
Jeff McMullen (nephew of Robin Flake)
Erin Moore (wife of Gerald Moore, mother of Noah & Hayden)
Arleen Moolson (aunt of Jen Seitel)
Pilar Ramos
Demetria Rodriguez
Samuel Rosenfeld (brother of Joe Rosenfeld)
Enid Schwartz (wife of Hal Schwartz, mother of Charlie)
Karl Strier
Zelda Wise (mother of Leslie Prass)

YAHRZEITS
With fondness and affection we remember
those  whose Yahrzeits are in October:

Hyman Horowitz (grandfather of Elaine Gutenstein)
Francine Ignal (mother of Arlene Handel)
Mildred Kagan (mother of Jule Kagan)
Shlomo Korets (father of Jenny Burg)
Harry Peck (grandfather of Heather Pacin)

Y ehi zichronam l'vracha - May their memories be 
for a blessing; may they rest in peace. Amen.  

Observe the tradition of giving tzedakah (charity) to  commemorate
the annual Yahrzeit of a loved one's 
passing by making a donation in their memory.  CLICK HERE to donate.  If you would like to  purchase  a plaque  in memory  of your loved ones, please  contact Michael Gutenstein .

TORAH PORTION  
Deuteronomy 31:1-30
Moses went and spoke these things to all Israel. He said to them:
"I am now one hundred and twenty years old, I can no longer be active. Moreover, the Eternal has said to me, 'You shall not go
across yonder Jordan.'" -  Deuteronomy 31:1-2

 
CLERGY & STAFF
Rabbi Joseph Prass
Religious School Principal: Bob Huebsch

BOARD OF DIRECTORS
President: Brad Seitel
Vice President:   Robert Goldstein
Secretary: Elaine Gutenstein
Co-Director of Finance: Michael Gutenstein
Co-Director of Finance: Julie Segal
Director of Communications: Wendy Meyer
Director of  Education: Bob Huebsch
Director at Large: Melissa Adelman
Director at Large: Gerald Moore
 
Please submit your articles,  events, updates
and mazel tov's 
to news@mynertamid.org .  

EDITORS 
Mel Krupnick *  Wendy Meyer

EASY WAYS TO HELP CNT 

A LOVE OF TRAVEL
has generously offered to donate a major part of their profit  to CNT. 
Book your vacation with their guaranteed lowest price  and extra amenities, and CNT will benefit too. Contact  marci@aloveoftravel.com  
770-345-8687 or 404-578-8646

SMILE AT AMAZON 
CNT receives a 0.5% rebate on eligible sales made using the procedure described in the "smile amazon" link at  https://smile.amazon.com/. 
Register now and the  congregation will get this rebate.    

EVERY CLIP COUNTS... 
We have partnered with Box Tops for Education.  Turn yours in to the collection box in the community room. Collection sheets are available to use as well. Box Tops for Education are found on products you already purchase.  A complete list is available at the front desk.

KROGER REWARDS!! 
If you are not already registered, sign up today or re-link  your
code for CNT at krogercommunityrewards.com with code 63646. 
Re-registration is required each school year.


 
SHARE YOUR GOOD NEWS...
...with your CNT community in Chai Lights.  
Send a paragraph with  pertinent information and your
favorite photo to communications@mynertamid.org 
by noon Wednesday.


October 3, 2019   | 

Shabbat Candle Lighti n 
7:00 po n Friday, October 4, 2019
 


Shana Tova
As we welcome the new year, we are grateful for our CNT family. The Membership Committee is wishing all members a year ahead filled with happiness and good health.

Some things coming up on the calendar: 
Poker night on Saturday, October 12 at 7:00 pm
Coffee Klatch on Sunday, October 13 at 9:00 am
Dinner Club at Capers on Saturday, October 19 at 6:30 pm
Book Club meeting on Sunday, October 27 at 11:00 am
(See below for more details on these events.)

This is just for the month of October. We are always open to new ideas and event so never hesitate to reach out if there is something you want to see as an event or there is something you want to lead.
 
Warm Regards, 
Melissa Adelman, Director at Large

NOMINATIONS ARE NOW OPEN!
Nominations are now open for the following positions:
    1. Vice President
    2. Director of Finance
    3. Director of Communications
    4. Director at Large
All nominators and nominees must be members in good standing
at CNT.  Nominations will be accepted until October 20, 2019. 
They should be sent to  election@mynertamid.org .
We look forward to hearing from you,
- The Election Committee


Tuesday, October 8 @ 8:00 pm
 Erev Yom Kippur / Kol Nidre  
Don't forget to bring your non-perishable items
for our canned food drive

Wednesday, October 9 
 Yom Kippur 
Morning Service @10:00 AM  +  Afternoon Discussion @ 3:00 PM 
Yizkor - Memorial Service @ 4 :30 PM +  Closing Service @ 5:00 PM 
Havdalah @ 6:15 PM +    Community Break-Fast @ 6:30 PM 

Members in good standing - free *  Member guests - $90 per adult
Non-members - $126 per adult
Active military, children and students with ID - free
To register  CLICK HERE


MEET YOUR ISJL FELLOW: JULIA KUNIS
Julia is one busy gal! Born and raised in New York, her middle name is busy! Just kidding, it's Amanda. Julia's beloved hometown is South Setauket, New York. There, she would spend long summers at the beach, hanging out with friends, and going to camp. She attended CUNY Hunter College in New York City and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology. She was an active leader on campus as a Resident Assistant, President of the Anthropology Club and an active Hunter Hillel member! Julia has many passions and hobbies, like playing the violin, singing, exploring new places, eating at unique restaurants, painting, crafting, learning about other cultures, landscapes, and people. Julia loves
developing meaningful connections with everyone she meets.
She is very excited to start her journey at the ISJL and is eager
to meet and explore her new communities!

Friday, October 18 at 7:30 pm
 Meet Your ISJL Fellow! 
  Sukkot Shabbat Service in the CNT Sanctuary 

Saturday, October 19 at 1:00 pm
"Bible and Babka" with ISJL Fellow Julia Kunis
      at the Gutenstein Home: 765 Marlay Lane SW, Powder Springs 

Saturday, October 19 at 6;30 pm
Diner Club at Caper's Kennesaw
See details below

Sunday, October 20 from 9:00 am - noon
ISJL School Wide Program with ISJL Fellow Julia Kunis
Sunday, October 20 from  noon - 1:00 pm
Confirmation Class with ISJL Fellow Julia Kunis


 
POKER NIGHT!
"I'm all in!"
Saturday, October 12 at 7:00 pm
Join us for Texas Hold'em! Buy in is $18,  and you can 
buy back in one time. Half will be donated to the CNT Membership Committee. Bring an appetizer to share and it's BYOB.  We'll be playing 
at a member's home at 3813 Courson Street, Marietta.  Let us know 
if you're interested by emailing events@mynertamid.org.


 

COFFEE KLATCH
Sunday, October 13 at 9:00 am
Join us for coffee, conversation, and refreshments, featuring
delicious pie samples from Southern Baked Pie Company! 


 

HIKE MORE, WORRY LESS!
Sunday, October 13 at Kennesaw Mountain
Meet us at 9:15 am at the Kennesaw Mountain Visitor Center!


 

DINNER CLUB AT  CAPER'S 
Saturday, October 19 at 6:30 pm
1635 Old 41 Hwy NW Ste 403, Kennesaw, GA 30152
Join us for dinner at Caper's Restaurant and Bar!  Please let us know
if you will be joining us by 
Wednesday, October 16,
by emailing 
membership@mynertamid.org. 
We look forward to seeing you!


  CNT BOOK CLUB
Day After Night by Anita Diamant
Sunday, October 27 at 11:00 am
Join us for our next book club discussion of
Anita Diamant's  Day After Night, a novel based on the true story of the October 1945 rescue of more than two hundred prisoners from the
Atlit internment camp, a prison for "illegal" immigrants run by the British military near the Mediterranean coast north of Haifa. For more information on the book, click 
here .

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