Parashat Eikev- Weekly Announcements

August 15, 2014/ 19 Av 5774

Shabbat Times

Candle Lighting: 7:42pm

Friday Mincha: 7:25pm

Shacharit: 9:00am

Latest Shema: 10:09am

Snif: No Snif

Shabbat Learning: 7:30pm

Shabbat Mincha: 8:10pm

Havdallah: 9:19pm


Kiddush is sponsored by Lisa and Dan Mendelson celebrating the engagement of Jared Anstandig and Sarit Bendavid, and wishing Avi a successful start to college at YU.

If you are interested in sponsoring an upcoming kiddush, or purchasing a leaf or a memorial board light, please contact Rabbi Jundef.

Weekly Classes

The Monday class for women will resume in the fall.

The Mishna Brurah class will meet on Monday.

The Tuesday class for men will meet at 5:40pm.

The Wednesday class will meet after services.


Bnei Akiva Shlichim Update: We are excited to welcome our new Bnei Akiva Shlichim this week, Ori Fisher and Chaim Friedman!
Following is some important information about their arrival in West Bloomfield.

1) Click here to see a welcome video that Ori and Chaim prepared:

2) We are planning a Welcome Kiddush at shul next Shabbat, August 23rd in Ori and Chaim’s honor.  If you would like to be a co-sponsor for $36, please contact Lisa Mendelson at (248) 539-1145 or email

3) Please donate to the Ohel Moed Youth Fund to help cover the cost of having the Shlichim in our community.  If you donate before Rosh Hashana, your donation will be matched dollar for dollar by an anonymous donor! If you would like to donate by credit card, please visit and click the Donate button.

4) If you would like to host Ori and Chaim for Shabbat or holiday meals, sign up on Mealtrain here:
Please review the kashrut guidelines included in the letter send out earlier this week.

*Check out the Hoory family featured in this weeks Detroit Jewish News:

*We are pleased to announce that leaves from our new tree of life are available for purchase. The cost is $200 per leaf for members and $250 per leaf for non members. A boulder can be purchased for $500.

*The numbers for Ohel Moeds Eishes Chayil Mikvah are: 248-320-6541 or 248-737-3337. Please call 48 hours in advance.

Eruv Update: Please click on the link to the view the Eruv fundraising appeal and annual report: (suggested donation is $120/family/year)Please click on the link to view the Eruv project featured in the Detroit Jewish News:

Weekly Davening Times

Shacharit: 8:00am
Mincha: 6:40pm

Shacharit: 6:50am
Mincha: 6:40pm

Shacharit: 7:00am
Mincha: 6:40pm

Shacharit: 7:00am
Mincha: 7:15pm

The earliest time for Tallis and Tefillin are: 5:41, 5:42, 5:44, 5:45, 5:46, and 5:48am

Shabbat Shalom!