Announcement Sponsors


By the many friends of Minette Hermelin, in loving memory.

 Young Israel of St. Louis




Friday, Jan. 11th   

Candle lighting............4:42 PM                         Shacharit during week:  Sunday 8:00 AM

Mincha/Maariv............4:40 PM                        Mon. & Thurs.    6:30 AM

                                                                        Tues., Weds. & Friday    6:40 AM

Saturday, Jan. 12th                                           Mincha & Maariv during week  4:45 PM

Hashkama Minyan............. 7:30 AM                Sof Z’man Kriat Shema               9:44 AM

Chumash Shiur......................................cancelled this week

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

Shiur (see topic below)..........3:45 PM            

Mincha..............4:35 PM                                

Shabbat Ends.............5:43 PMEvening Shema......   after 5:43 PM


Kiddush: sponsors invited.

Seudah Shlishit:  sponsors invited.




Pre-Mincha Shiur topic: 

“What Happened to the ‘Jewish’ in the Jewish Calendar?”





Mazel Tov – Michael Makovsky has won the prestigious National Jewish Book Award in History for his book “Churchill's Promised Land”. He is also a finalist for another award that will be announced later.


Condolences – We send our condolences to Anne Kirschner and family on the loss of her beloved mother Minette Hermelin.  May you find comfort among the mourners of Zion and Jerusalem.



·                                                                                                                                            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)


Blood Drive—Here at Last!


This Sunday, January 13, 2008, 10 AM - 4 PM at Young Israel.

Your gift saves lives!  Show us you’ll bleed for YI and our community.

Must be 16 with parental permission or 17+ to participate.  Babysitting provided.

To schedule an appointment go to <>

or call 1-800-GIVELIFE. Walk-ins also welcome. Volunteers needed to help with Blood Drive! If interested, please call Judy & Bob Hellman at 862-8432 or email





The Shul’s Annual Dinner

The ads are pouring in.  Don’t be left out of the mitzvah.  Our ad deadline is extended ‘til Monday.  Call Bonnie Goldmeier or Rachel Lubchansky to get in on the planning fun and enjoy being part of this happy and lovely event. 




TMK News

Uria and Vardit Teperberg are guests of Torah MiTzion in Memphis this Shabbat.  No Mishnat Pinchas this Shabbat.

Derech Eretz Club is still this Sunday!

Kids are invited to join Shany Batit and Eliana Smith this Sunday (1/13) at Young Israel. Grade K-3 9:30 - 10:30 AM Grade 4-7  10:30 - 11:30 AM

The Mother/Daughter Bat Mitzvah Program continues on Sunday January 13, 7:00 - 8:30 PM.  There is still time for mothers and 6th graders to sign up by calling Suzanne Sundy (314 4207880).  This week's guest will be MIRIAM.

The Ulpan's 2nd semester began last week but there is still time to enroll.  Call Vardit Teperberg (314 420-8080)

Beit Midrash for Women by Vardit Teperberg at the home of Faye Newman: 7916 Stanford.

Women’s Shiur – Exciting new shiur for women beginning Sun., Jan. 13 at 10:15 AM at St. Louis Kollel.  Mrs. Mindi Mintz will be presenting a shiur on the Thirteen Principles of Faith.  Pre registration preferred.  Please call Ruth Abramson at 721-0430.

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 Summer Opportunities Fair –It’s not too early to explore your options & plan an unforgettable summer for your child.  Sun., Jan. 27th, 11 AM - 1:30 PM, JCC Wohl Bldg. Contact: Jenny Wolkowitz 314-432-8642 or








Chinese Dinner

It’s almost that time of year again to get out our chopsticks and get ready for kosher chow mein.  Want to help out?  Call Vickie Isakow and let her know you’re available.  We need your support!



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,







Update on the Shul Calendar

We apologize for the delay in delivering the calendar.  There has been a snag with the printer which we are working out.  Thank you.





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.