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Torah: Parashat Vayishlach

Please join us on Saturday morning at 9:30 am for Shabbat worship and Torah study. PARASHAT VAYISHLACH Jacob says to God: Who am I to warrant Your kindness, your faith in me? To continue your Brit, Covenant that started with … Continue reading

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Upcoming at MCJC Week of December 10, 2019

For more information about any of these listings, please visit our website, the provided links, or the MCJC Calendar at mcjconline.org/events. Wednesday, December 112:00 pm: Learn with Rabbi Tom, *Panera, Crystal Lake4:30 pm: Religious School grades 4-76:30 pm: Adult Education with Rabbi Tom, … Continue reading

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Religious School News Week of December 10, 2019

This last week, students in all grades continued working on their Hebrew. Grades 2/3 learned another letter. Grades 4/5 continued working on reading prayers and Hebrew sight words. Grade 7 worked on reading and chanting prayers.  All are doing great! … Continue reading

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Torah: Parashat Vayetzei – Stopping to Move

Please join us on Saturday morning at 9:30 am for Shabbat worship and Torah study. PARASHAT VAYETZEI Jacob’s vision, Rabbi Sharon Brous teaches, is an affirmation that life must be lived with firm roots in the real world — the … Continue reading

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Upcoming at MCJC Week of December 3, 2019

For more information about any of these listings, please visit our website, the provided links, or the MCJC Calendar at mcjconline.org/events. Wednesday, December 42:00 pm: Learn with Rabbi Tom, *Panera, Crystal Lake4:30 pm: Religious School grades 4-76:30 pm: Adult Education with Rabbi Tom, … Continue reading

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Religious School News Week of December 3, 2019

In December, our Religious School invites the congregation to join us for some exciting events: On Saturday, December 14, at 4:30 pm, please join us for a Consecration Havdalah Ceremony. Our 4th-5th graders will receive their very own prayer books. We hope … Continue reading

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Time to Sign Up! “Irving Berlin: The Ultimate Jewish Immigrant” – Sunday, December 8, 1:30 PM

Irving Berlin: The Ultimate Jewish ImmigrantA Multimedia Presentationby Charles Troy On Sunday, December 8, at 1:30 pm, the “Let’s Have Fun Together” Committee is please to welcome back Charles Troy, acclaimed dramatic musical historian. He will present a ninety-minute multimedia show, … Continue reading

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Torah: Toldot – From Sacred Survivalism to Aspiration & Relationship

Please join us on Saturday morning at 9:30 am for Shabbat worship and Torah study. TOLDOT Moving from a culture of Sacred Survivalism to one of Aspiration and Relationship: “The fact is, however, that the trauma of the Holocaust and … Continue reading

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Upcoming at MCJC Week of November 26, 2019

For more information about any of these listings, please visit our website, the provided links, or the MCJC Calendar at mcjconline.org/events. Wednesday, November 272:00 pm: NO Learn with Rabbi Tom4:30 pm: NO Religious School6:00 pm: PADS Dinner – Redeemer Lutheran Church 1320 Dean Street in Woodstock6:30 pm: NO Adult … Continue reading

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Religious School News Week of November 26, 2019

Last week, students in all grades continued working on their Hebrew. Grade 2/3 read and discussed another Torah story. Most of the 4th-7th graders finished their challah trays. We will spray them with a food-safe sealant and send them home … Continue reading

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