July 2018 Message From the President

Eighteen months into my Kol Rinah presidency seems a good time to reflect on the hardest job I’ve ever had and the most fulfilling job I’ve ever had. Of course, this moment in time for Kol Rinah is especially exciting, challenging, gratifying and suspense-filled. I am honored to have the opportunity to make a small…

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July 2018 MESSAGE FROM MEN’S CLUB PRESIDENT

MEN’S CLUB MEMBER SPOTLIGHT This month’s member spotlight shines on JAMES SINGMAN. Jim has been a member of Kol Rinah and the legacy Shaare Zedek for almost 60 years, and he has been active in our Men’s Club for the past 34 years. He currently holds the post of executive vice president. Jim also has…

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July 2018 MESSAGE FROM SISTERHOOD PRESIDENT

Thank you for the sponsorship of a Sisterhood Kiddush over the past two months: To the Faye Keyser Seudah Fund for the two Kiddushes – on May 19th to bid goodbye to Sara Steiner, and on May 26th to say thank you to Gal Roberman, our Shinshinit for the past year. To Nancy Goldstein for…

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July 2018 – ADULT ED NEWS

Doing Your Own Theology Over the last several months our Discussion Group has been reviewing Rabbi Neil Gillman’s book Sacred Fragments, which describes the evolution of Jewish theology from the Traditional to “Theology for the Modern Man”. He concludes the book with a brief chapter entitled” Do our own theology”, in which he proposes that…

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July 2018 KOL RINAH YOUNG FAMILIES NEWS

As I write this article, outside in the 95 degree shade, my kids have just started summer camp — and High Holidays are on my mind! I am thrilled about some new offerings we will have for families, conceived with the help of the young family Leadership Team. Families will be able to join a…

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July 2018 Message from Rabbi Arnow

The Right Questions What are the right questions to ask a person you see at shul? Here are some suggestions: “How are you feeling today?” “For whom are you saying Kaddish?” “My name is ____. What’s your name?” “How can I help?” “Could I sit next to you?” or “Would you like to come sit…

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2018 Rosh Hashana Honey from the Heart

SISTERHOOD HONEY FUNDRAISER Send the sweetest Rosh Hashana Greetings! Cost is $12.00 per jar, which includes shipping if ordered by July 11, 2018.* *$4.00 shipping fee will be added to any APO/FPO military addresses. A $6 shipping fee will added to order shipped to Canada; and $15 shipping fee to any other country. Order online…

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Maccabees (co-ed) Softball Team

It’s time to sign up for the Kol Rinah Men’s Club’s Maccabees (co-ed) Softball Team Contact Team Captain, Gerard Burke at gburke5775@cs.com If you can’t play, come out and support our team. All games are played on the back fields at the J in Creve Coeur. SEASON SCHEDULE Date Time Opponent 4/22/18 10:20 am vs….

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MAY 2018 MESSAGE FROM SISTERHOOD PRESIDENT

Sis KIDDUSHES Thank you to the Faye Keyser Seudah Fund for the two recent Kiddushes on March 17th when Steve Keyser reprised his Bar Mitzvah haftarah, and on April 21when the Kol Rinah group returned from Israel. SISTERHOOD TRIBUTES Ellen Harken is happy to help you with any Sisterhood Tributes. Give her a call at…

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