Category Archives: Elul

THE HIDDEN JEWS IN MONTANA

“No one in my family is going to marry a Jew,” from aish.com May 9, 2015

MONTANA’S JEWISH HISTORY

From The Montana Standard, June 16, 2006

HOW JEWISH IMMIGRANTS HELPED BUILD MONTANA – THE FORWARD, MARCH 4, 2020

A NEW MISSOULA EXHIBIT HIGHLIGHTS THE ROLE OF JEWISH MONTANANS

YAHRZEITS, ELUL 5780

RAM’S HORN POLICY FOR LISTING YAHRZEIT MEMORIALS:!
Yahrzeit memorials are listed by consecutive Hebrew month, date, and year, if known, or at the beginning of the list for one calendar year following the date of passing.

Compiled by Aitz Chaim over many years, this list is maintained by the Ram’s Horn. Please send any corrections or additions to editor@aitzchaim.com
May the source of peace send peace to all who mourn, and may we be a comfort to all who are bereaved.

Name of
Deceased
Hebrew Date of Passing Deceased Relationship to
Congregant
Charlotte Weiss 30 Kislev, 5780 Mother of Laura Weiss
Norman Nagel 11 Elul, 5736 Father of Meriam Nagel
William Meyer 21 Elul, 5726 Grandfather of Diane Sherick
Harriet Renne 22 Elul, 5769 Mother of Michael Renne
Joe Barrett 28 Elul, 5753 Uncle of Nadyne Weissman
Zel Lana Jenings 28 Elul, 5766 Niece of Diane Sherick

ROSH HASHANAH HOSPITALITY

Todah Robah to the following Congregation members who have offered their hospitality to Rabbi Ruz Gulko and to provide the oneg:

  • Sunday, 09/29/2019: Airport pickup for Rabbi Ruz Gulko: Stephen or Laura Boyd
  • Hosts: Nadyne and Jerry Weissman
  • Sunday, 09/29/2019, Dinner Hosts: Nadyne and Jerry Weissman
  • Sunday evening, 09/29/2019: Oneg: Nadyne and Jerry Weissman

The address for the Bethel is 1009 18th Avenue Southwest. click HERE for map and directions.

shana tova!

Shana Tova to the Aitz Chaim congregation from Rabbi Jeffrey Wildstein. http://www.rabbijw.com

Rabbi Jeffrey Wildstein is currently the Rabbi at Temple Beth David, in Westwood, Massachusetts, having previously served as an Associate Rabbi for Indianapolis Hebrew Congregation, Indianapolis, Indiana, and Temple Israel, Minneapolis, Minnesota. He has taught many adult learning courses on basic Judaism, Shabbat Torah study, God and theology, and the Talmud. In addition to having taught courses for beginning learners, he has frequently presented to and hosted diverse church communities, counseled interfaith families, and led an interfaith clergy association. His education includes a certificate in non-profit management for Rabbis, June 2014, from the Hebrew College/Boston University Institute for Non-Profit Management and Leadership; a Rabbinic Smicha and master in Hebrew Letters, May 2001, from Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion; a juris doctor, May 1993, from Cornell Law School; and a bachelor of art in history, cum laude, May 1990 from Yale University.

MAZEL TOV!

Mazel tov to Don Cherry on his birthday, and to Bruce and Joy Breslauer on their 22nd wedding anniversary.  The Nagel Family

PLEASE MARK YOUR CALENDARS FOR THIS UPCOMING EVENT: SCHEDULE CHANGE

This event has been moved to Friday, September 13, 2019.

PLEASE MARK YOUR CALENDAR FOR THIS UPCOMING EVENT


This is a reminder about the lay services led by Devorah Werner the first Friday of the month, September 6, at 6:00 P.M. at the Bethel, with a milchig (dairy) potluck to follow.

Hope to see you there.

The address for the Bethel is 1009 18th Avenue Southwest. click here for map and directions.

YOU (AND YOUR DOG(S) ARE CORDIALLY INVITED!

Where: 2712 6th Avenue South, Great Falls.
When: Sunday afternoon, September 22, 2019, at 4:00 P.M.
What: An end-of-summer/welcome-fall/pre-Rosh Hashana get-together and fleshig meal at our home.
Why: A meet-and-greet for Tzimmes, (Tzimmie), the youngest and newest member of the Aitz Chaim Community. Canine members of our Congregation are also welcome.

Our home is a Kosher home. Although we welcome food or drink contributions, they must be Kosher, (NOT Kosher-style.)

Meriam Nagel and Family, including several canine members