Monthly Archives: August 2016

Cantor Barash – Ha-Kol – August/2016

August 1st, 2016

Special Joint Tisha b’Av service on Saturday night, August 13 at Congregation Shir HadashTisha b’Av 5776 – Jewish Responses/Solutions to Despair Congregations Emanu-El B’ne Jeshurun, Emanu-El of Waukesha, Shalom, Shir Hadash and Sinai are planning our 14th annual joint Tisha b’Av service to be held on Saturday night, August 13 at Read More

Rabbi Schaller – Ha-Kol – August/2016

August 1st, 2016

Stories of Our People When I was a child Thanksgiving was not a big deal in our house. In fact we usually went camping. The big holiday in our home, the time to gather with friends and family and to truly feast, was Passover. Each year my parents would say, Read More

Michael Levin (CEEBJ President) – Ha-Kol – August/2016

August 1st, 2016

My parents, David and Judy, demonstrated to me the importance of synagogue life by example. They joined North Shore Congregation Israel, in Glencoe, Illinois, so I could attend religious school, but they quickly became active volunteers, with Dad serving as Brotherhood President and Treasurer of the congregation, and Mom as Read More

Ruth Treisman (WE President) – Ha-Kol – August/2016

August 1st, 2016

August is the month of new beginnings. In July, WE sponsored the WRJ Midwest Milwaukee Area Day. Many women came from Minneapolis, Illinois and Wisconsin. It was a successful day focusing on building leadership. As we ready ourselves for the New Year in October, the Women of Emanu-El (WE) are Read More

Garrett Butenhoff (Brotherhood President) – Ha-Kol – August/2016

August 1st, 2016

As we embark on our Temple Brotherhood’s biennial changing of the Presidency, I wanted to thank Michael Levin for his service and guidance of our Brotherhood. During his term, he oversaw the Brotherhood’s 80th Anniversary Party, Mark Lasry Sports Night, return of the Lox Box and the renovation of the Read More