October – November 2018

Oct
20
Sat
Shabbat Sustenance– For the Body, Soul, and Mind
Oct 20 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

We will begin our Shabbat morning experience with sustenance for the body – bagels and shmear, coffee and tea.  From there, we will enter into soul-filled sustenance, that may vary some from week to week, including mindful experiences of prayer, music, meditation or yoga. The remainder of our time together with be sustenance for the mind, a time of conversation and insight. Come for the food, stay for the spirit – we hope you will join us on this nourishing Shabbat morning journey!

Weekly Themes:

July 7: Uniqueness within Community
July 14: The Daughters of Zelophehad
July 21:  Mourning for Jerusalem?
July 28: V’shinantam l’vanecha: Teaching Our Children
August 4:  Reflections preparing for the High Holy Days
August 11: These are the Words, led by Judy Naiman and Elizabeth Lacher
August 18: Texts of the month of Elul
August 25: Willingness to Change
September 1:  Meditative walk to Lake Anne
Oct
21
Sun
Kehillat Limmud
Oct 21 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Kehillat Limmud is our Religious School for grades K-7. Using an innovative and fun elective-based program, we teach students everything they need to be productive, knowledgeable, and spiritually capable Jewish young people. For our 8th-12th grade program, please see information on Tamid.

For more information on Kehillat Limmud, please click here. To register for Kehillat Limmud for the 2018-2019 school year, please click here.

If you have any questions about religious education at NVHC, please contact our office at 703-437-7733, or email our Director of Congregational Learning Rabbi Jessica Wainer at rabbiwainer@nvhcreston.org.

Coffee with the Cantor @ Social Hall
Oct 21 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Come for an opportunity for conversation with me and discussing questions about upcoming B’nai Mitzvah, emerging adolescence, or just shmoozing.

This week, we will also spend time talking about how to get your whole family involved in the process and ready for celebrating this milestone.

Oct
27
Sat
Shabbat Sustenance– For the Body, Soul, and Mind
Oct 27 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

We will begin our Shabbat morning experience with sustenance for the body – bagels and shmear, coffee and tea.  From there, we will enter into soul-filled sustenance, that may vary some from week to week, including mindful experiences of prayer, music, meditation or yoga. The remainder of our time together with be sustenance for the mind, a time of conversation and insight. Come for the food, stay for the spirit – we hope you will join us on this nourishing Shabbat morning journey!

Weekly Themes:

July 7: Uniqueness within Community
July 14: The Daughters of Zelophehad
July 21:  Mourning for Jerusalem?
July 28: V’shinantam l’vanecha: Teaching Our Children
August 4:  Reflections preparing for the High Holy Days
August 11: These are the Words, led by Judy Naiman and Elizabeth Lacher
August 18: Texts of the month of Elul
August 25: Willingness to Change
September 1:  Meditative walk to Lake Anne
Oct
28
Sun
Kehillat Limmud
Oct 28 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Kehillat Limmud is our Religious School for grades K-7. Using an innovative and fun elective-based program, we teach students everything they need to be productive, knowledgeable, and spiritually capable Jewish young people. For our 8th-12th grade program, please see information on Tamid.

For more information on Kehillat Limmud, please click here. To register for Kehillat Limmud for the 2018-2019 school year, please click here.

If you have any questions about religious education at NVHC, please contact our office at 703-437-7733, or email our Director of Congregational Learning Rabbi Jessica Wainer at rabbiwainer@nvhcreston.org.

Nov
2
Fri
Erev Shabbat Worship Service
Nov 2 @ 11:00 pm - 12:15 am

Friday evening is your chance to disconnect from the outside world, join with family and friends, and welcome Shabbat!  Following our worship service we have a delicious oneg (cookies, fruit and sweets to bring in Shabbes joy)!

 

Nov
3
Sat
Shabbat Sustenance– For the Body, Soul, and Mind
Nov 3 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

We will begin our Shabbat morning experience with sustenance for the body – bagels and shmear, coffee and tea.  From there, we will enter into soul-filled sustenance, that may vary some from week to week, including mindful experiences of prayer, music, meditation or yoga. The remainder of our time together with be sustenance for the mind, a time of conversation and insight. Come for the food, stay for the spirit – we hope you will join us on this nourishing Shabbat morning journey!

Weekly Themes:

July 7: Uniqueness within Community
July 14: The Daughters of Zelophehad
July 21:  Mourning for Jerusalem?
July 28: V’shinantam l’vanecha: Teaching Our Children
August 4:  Reflections preparing for the High Holy Days
August 11: These are the Words, led by Judy Naiman and Elizabeth Lacher
August 18: Texts of the month of Elul
August 25: Willingness to Change
September 1:  Meditative walk to Lake Anne
Nov
10
Sat
Shabbat Sustenance– For the Body, Soul, and Mind
Nov 10 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

We will begin our Shabbat morning experience with sustenance for the body – bagels and shmear, coffee and tea.  From there, we will enter into soul-filled sustenance, that may vary some from week to week, including mindful experiences of prayer, music, meditation or yoga. The remainder of our time together with be sustenance for the mind, a time of conversation and insight. Come for the food, stay for the spirit – we hope you will join us on this nourishing Shabbat morning journey!

Weekly Themes:

July 7: Uniqueness within Community
July 14: The Daughters of Zelophehad
July 21:  Mourning for Jerusalem?
July 28: V’shinantam l’vanecha: Teaching Our Children
August 4:  Reflections preparing for the High Holy Days
August 11: These are the Words, led by Judy Naiman and Elizabeth Lacher
August 18: Texts of the month of Elul
August 25: Willingness to Change
September 1:  Meditative walk to Lake Anne
Nov
11
Sun
Kehillat Limmud
Nov 11 @ 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Kehillat Limmud is our Religious School for grades K-7. Using an innovative and fun elective-based program, we teach students everything they need to be productive, knowledgeable, and spiritually capable Jewish young people. For our 8th-12th grade program, please see information on Tamid.

For more information on Kehillat Limmud, please click here. To register for Kehillat Limmud for the 2018-2019 school year, please click here.

If you have any questions about religious education at NVHC, please contact our office at 703-437-7733, or email our Director of Congregational Learning Rabbi Jessica Wainer at rabbiwainer@nvhcreston.org.

Coffee with the Cantor @ Social Hall
Nov 11 @ 3:15 pm - 4:15 pm

Come for an opportunity for conversation with me and discussing questions about upcoming B’nai Mitzvah, emerging adolescence, or just shmoozing.

There will also be a conversation about a topic of interest related to getting ready for Bar and Bat Mitzvah.