Temple B'rith Kodesh News
January 10, 2019
"Give To Your Heart's Content" Information Meeting is Wednesday
Join us to hear more about TBK's New Voluntary Commitment Model

Do you have questions about TBK's new Voluntary Commitment Model?
Do you want to learn more about why this change was made?
Would you like to hear about the early results for GTYHC?

Please Join us for a GTYHC Information Session on Wednesday, January 16 at 7:00 pm in the Chapel.
Worship Services

Friday, January 11
6:00 pm - Shabbat Service

Saturday, January 12
8:00 am Tanach Study
9:15 am Torah Study
10:30 am Shabbat Service
Parasha t Bo
Torah: Exodus 10.1-13.16
Haftarah: Jeremiah 46.13-28

Wednesday, January 16
5:30 pm - Minyan
What's Happening

Friday, January 11
5:30 pm - Family Fun Shabbat

Sunday, January 13
9:30 am in the Adult Lounge
Kollel Sunday Series
Speaker: Rabbi Stein

Thursday, January 24
1:00 pm at the JCC
Congregatings Speaker Program

From the Rabbi

Our Torah portion this week is the third portion in the book of Exodus. It is called Bo, from the opening phrase where God says to Moses, “Go (Bo) to Pharaoh…”
This portion contains the final four plagues against Pharaoh and Egypt, and the description of the moment when the Israelites were freed. The portion also includes the commandment to observe the Passover festival in all future ......

Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Weekend
Pulpit Exchange with Mt. Olivet Baptist Church

Friday, January 18 at 7:00 pm at TBK
Sunday, January 20 at 11:00 am at Mt. Olivet Baptist Church, 141 Adams St., 14608
Mark Your Calendars!
Ukulele Shabbat
The Rochester Ukulele Orchestra will join us on Friday, February 1 at 6:00 pm for  Ukulele Shabbat . Mark your calendars!

Soup, Socks and Shabbat
Join us on Friday, February 8 for a cozy Shabbat full of Music and Mitzvah.

Travel the World with TBK!
Information Meeting - Intergenerational Trip to Israel
Sunday, February 10 at 11:00 am in the Chapel
Join us for an informational meeting about plans for a family/intergenerational (grandparents, parents, children) TBK trip to Israel.
Trip tentatively scheduled for Summer 2020
Meeting about possible trip to........
Tuesday, February 12 at 6:00 pm in the Chapel
In October, many congregants joined Rabbi Stein for a trip to Spain. Meet with Rabbi Stein on Tuesday, February 12 at 7:00 pm in the Chapel to talk about ideas for our next adult trip (probably in 2020). We want your input!
Contacting the Rabbis for Visits

 Visiting the sick (bikkur cholim) is a mitzvah. Please remember that HIPAA regulations prevent hospitals and nursing homes from alerting us when someone is ill. If you are aware that one of our members is ill and would like a visit from a Rabbi, please call the Temple office at 244-7060 to let us know.