Congratulations to great-grandmother Lillian Bodner and grandparents Sally and Allen Bodner on the birth September 17 of Max Harper Paolozzi, son of Becky and Damon Paolozzi. Becky is Sally and Allen's daughter.
Congratulations to the Gordon-Turem family on the October 4 birth of Ryan Richard Turem, great-grandson of Hyman Gordon, grandson of Gwyn Gordon, and son of Jennifer and Barry Turem. Barry is Gwyn's son.
Dan and Diane Becker as new members of our congregation.
The Beckers and their two-year-old daughter Sarah live in Jacksonville. Dan is a physician at the Veteran's Service Office in Gadsden.
Nov. 3 7:30 PM - Shabbat Service with Rabbi Bloom and Oneg Shabbat
Nov. 17 6:30 PM - Covered Dish Supper and 7:30 Shabbat Service with Rabbi Baylinson
Dec. 1 7:30 PM - Shabbat service with Rabbi Bloom and Oneg Shabbat
InterFaith Thanksgiving Service
Rabbi David Baylinson will deliver the sermon at the InterFaith Thanksgiving Service Sunday November 19 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Golden Springs Rd. at Greenbrier Rd. in Anniston. There is a reception at 3:00 and the service is at 4:00. This is the first time the InterFaith Service has had a rabbi as speaker. Let's turn out as a congregation to support this event and our rabbi.
--recent Oneg hosts Sally Bodner, Gwyn Gordon, Dale Walker and Pat Weinberg. To host an Oneg call Sherry Blanton
--Rena Schoenberg for coordinating the Rosh Hashanah brunch and Yom Kippur Break the Fast
--Dale and Clay Walker and their company Fireguard for donating new fire extinguishers for our building
--Ben Miller and Miller Sand and Landscape Supply for donating the mulch to beautify our gardens
--Rabbi and Mrs. David Baylinson for the silver trays for our kitchen
--Madalyn and Fred Kemp for hosting our Sukkot picnic and service at their home
--everyone who participated in our High Holy Day Observances, from lay participants to flower donors to those who baked for the Rosh Hashanah Oneg
--our High Holy Days musicians: Louise Ballenger, David Armstrong, David Rice, and organist Griff Perry
--our High Holy Days kitchen staff: Debra Carr, Stella Madden, and Dottie Winston
--all who made donation to our annual High Holy Days Food Drive for InterFaith Center for Concern and to Susan Fishman-Armstrong and the Anthropology Club of West Georgia State for their donations. It was the most successful food drive we have ever sponsored.
Jeremy Steven Blanton
Rena Rosenthal Burgas
Beate Burgas Gureasko
Lena Tannebaum Strock
Connor Jacob Wisminiti
Susan Spector Wisminiti
A Note from Our President
Volunteer to carry the flag Temple Flag at the InterFaith Thanksgiving service or to provide hospitality for the Rabbis and their wives before services: call Sherry Blanton