Announcement Sponsors

Jackie & Howard Oppenheimer in honor of their 32nd wedding anniversary.

Young Israel of St. Louis




Friday, Jan. 4th   

Candle lighting............4:35 PM                         Shacharit during week:  Sun. & Tues. 8:00 AM

Mincha/Maariv............4:35 PM                        Mon. & Thurs.    6:30 AM

                                                                        Weds. & Friday                           6:40 AM

Saturday, Jan. 5th                                             Mincha & Maariv during week  4:40 PM

Hashkama Minyan............. 7:30 AM                Sof Z’man Kriat Shema               9:43 AM

Chumash shiur............................................8:00 AM

Shacharit........ ........9:00 AM                           The up!

Shiur (see topic below)..........3:40 PM           

Mincha..............4:30 PM                                

Shabbat Ends.............5:36 PMEvening Shema......   after 5:36 PM


Kiddush: sponsors invited

Seudah Shlishit:  sponsored by the Ariel family in honor of Adam making a Siyum upon his completion of studying Shaas Mishnayot.


Pre-Mincha Shiur topic:  Moses – King of Ethiopia???  The Missing Years.


Rosh Chodesh Shevat Tuesday, January 8th




Mazel Tov – to Adam Ariel upon making a Siyum upon his completion of studying Shaas Mishnayot.



·                                                                                                                                            Dr. Hillel Nachum Goldstein (ben Batya Eta)

·                                                                                                                                            Rafael Dovid Grunberger (ben Bracha)

·                                                                                                                                            Ruven Kirshner (ben Tovah Chaya)

·                                                                                                                                            Zev Eliezer (ben Chaya Shaindel)

·                                                                                                                                            Malka bas Chaya

·                                                                                                                                            Panina Medow Licht (Panina bas Rochel Ettel).

KIDNAPPED CHAYALEI ZAHAL - Gilad ben Aviva (Shallit), Ehud ben Malka (Goldwasser), and Eldad ben Tova (Regev)



Shul News


It is with great pleasure that Baila and I would like to extend an invitation to all the teen-age girls (8th-12th graders) in the shul to our home for our second monthly “Oneg Shabbat”, 8055 Amherst Ave., from 9:00pm-10:30pm this Friday night.  Rabbi Shulman


The Shul’s Annual Dinner

We need your help. We need workers to transform our shul to the Marrekesh room.  We need help coordinating many parts of the dinner.  Call Bonnie Goldmeier or Rachel Lubchansky to volunteer.  And please join us Monday night at shul to make journal phone calls.  Bring your cell phone. 


Classes: All of Rabbi Shulman’s classes resume full schedule this week!


Blood Drive!

                                                                                                                                          Sunday, January 13, 2008, 10 AM – 4 PM at Young Israel.  We need everyone’s help!  Please sign up to give blood. To schedule an appointment go to or call 1-800-GIVELIFE. Walk-Ins are welcome. To sign up to help or ask questions, please call Judy & Bob Hellman at 862-8432 or email (or


Chinese Dinner Time is Coming..we’ve got some new ideas.  Grab your chopsticks and call Vickie Isakow to learn, help, participate and have fun!


TMK News

The Staff of Torah MiTzion Kollel has returned and resumed all regular programs.

THE SECOND SEMESTER of Ulpan Ivrit - 5768 begins this week and continues until April 9th at Young Israel every Tuesday & Wednesday evening.

Adult Hebrew classes are taught by Vardit Teperberg on 4 levels.

Children's Hebrew classes are taught by Shany and Eliana, our Sherut Leumi girls from 6:15 - 7:00 PM on Tuesday (beginners) & Wednesday (advanced).


The Mother/Daughter Bat Mitzvah Program of Torah MiTzion begins this Sunday (January 6th, 7:00PM) at Young Israel.  Mothers of 6th graders should contact Vardit Teperberg (314 420-3696) or Suzanne Sundy (314 420-7880).


Derech Eretz Sunday Club this Week!

Kids have fun with Shany Batit and Eliana Smith! The Derech Eretz Club will be held this Sunday (1/6): at Young Israel: Grade K-3 9:30 - 10:30 AM; Grade 4-7  10:30 - 11:30 AM

Mishnat Pinchas, the Torah MiTzion parent/child learning begins 5 min after the start of Kiddush, downstairs in Young Israel.

 Uria Teperberg presents the Parshat HaShavua shiur 8 AM at Young Israel this Shabbat morning.



Community News


Women's Tehillim Group:  Meets at Fiona Kark’s home on 926 Jeanerette from 9:15-10 am.  If you cannot participate in person, call (314) 863-2829.  The new telephone number for the Tehillim hotline is (314) 995-7119.

Jewish Food Pantry – the food pantry is in desperate need of donations. Please donate with a check or goods.  Thank you.



Thanks to you, our shul is a busy place.

We need your continued support.

Please join us and get involved.

Help with the Annual Dinner.

Help with the Blood Drive.

Help with Chinese Food Dinner Planning.

And feed your soul – choose from the menu of our many Learning Opportunities





Young Israel Welcomes New Members

Hila and Moshe Barak!


The Shul office hours are Mon, Tues, Thurs, & Fri. from 9:30 AM2:30 PM. Closed on Wed.

Deadline for announcements:   Noon on Thursday & for Mazel Tovs 10 AM on Friday


Rabbi Shulman’s email is

Rabbi Shulman can also be reached at his home study during hours when the office is closed, at 314-725-6130.


Young Israel website:

If you are interested in sponsoring a weekly Shul Announcement, please email Clare ( or call the Shul office (727-1880).  Minimum suggested donation is $36.  Thank you.