Congregation B'nai Sholom

Fair Lawn Jewish Center

The Insider: A Weekly Bulletin

July 5, 2024


Friday, July 5 (29 Sivan)

Kabbalat Shabbat Service at 6:00pm

Candle Lighting at 8:13pm

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Saturday, July 6 (30 Sivan)

Egalitarian Service - Shaharit at 9:00am

In the Sanctuary and on Live Stream

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Click for Additional Prayers for Israel

Non-Egalitarian Service - Shaharit at 9:00am

In the chapel (In-Person Only)

Tot Shabbat Led by Vivian Gibilisco - 9:30am

Youth Lounge (Lower Level)

Shabbat Ends at 9:21pm 

Sunday, July 7 (1 Tamuz)

Morning minyan in the Chapel and on Zoom at 9:00am

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Evening Minyan at 7:30pm

Note: While Zoom is available, for this service, in-person attendance of a minyan is needed for Kaddish, so please join us in-person.

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ID 992 9922 2789 Password: 609729

Evening Service - Monday-Thursday at 7:30pm

(On Zoom Only)

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Or go to Zoom.US or dial +1 929 205 6099

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Click Here for Refuah Shlema List

To add a name to the Refuah Shlema list, email the office at or call us at 201-796-5040. Names will be left on the list for 2 weeks; contact us to continue listing a name.   

Click Here for Yahrzeit List

Friday, July 5 - Saturday, July 13 (30 Sivan-7 Tamuz)

Email with Yahrzeit announcements for the upcoming Shabbat 

Around Our Community

Click Here for June News & Views

Welcome New Members!

Julie Davidson and her children Daniel and Emily Davidson

Erin and Keith Lazarus and their children Sydney and Lucas Lazarus

For the Week of Friday, July 5 - Thursday, July 11 (29 Sivan-5 Tamuz)

Happy Birthday:

Rachelle Danto, Anne Gluck, Leah Gomberg, Arnold Kronenfeld, Andrea Milstein, Dolly Nussenbaum, Robin Ringer, Gail Rottenstrich, Todd Walker, Richard Wyler

Happy Anniversary:

Sherry and Alan Hans; Barbara and Martin Spector; Jessica and David Tratner

If you would prefer not to publicize your birthday or anniversary, please send a note to the office at or call us at 201-796-5040.      

Family of Synagogue Members Currently Serving in the IDF or in the Region

(Please share additional names with Rabbi Salston)

Yoni Yonathan

Gilad Adamit

Yosie Behmanesh

Avishai Benhamu

Nachum Yair David ben Penina Sharona

Yehoshua Nachman ben Pessa Toba 

שריה בן חנה

אביתר בן חנה

ישראל אחיה בן חנה

אורי אחיעד בן חנה

משה בן פנינה רוז

איתי בן סיגל

נועם בת סיגל

ידידיה בן מירה

נחמיה בן מירה

יקוטיאל בן מירה

נחום יאיר דוד בן פנינה שרונה

אלחנן יוסף בן סיגל

שרון אליהו בן שושנה

שני בת נחמה דינה

מיה בת נחמה דינה

אלחנן בן סיגלית

אפרים בן שרון מיי

בנימין בן שרון מיי

יהושע צור בן קטיה

רועי אהרון בן אסתר

חנן יחיאל בן רחל

ידידיה אברהם בן מירה שיינה ביילה

נחמיה יצחק בן מירה ש'ב

יקותיאל יהודה בן מירה ש'ב

פנחס שמואל בן דבורה אלישבע

איתי לב בן שרה לאה והרב פסח

Senior Initiative

Join the Active Seniors programs run by the JCCNNJ at Temple Avodat Shalom. Questions, contact Arline Herman at (201) 484-9432 or Click Here For July Calendar of Programs.

Upcoming Programs

(Click on Image for Flyers)

Saturday, July 20 - Shabbat to Honor Rabbi David Bockman. Join us for a special Shabbat to thank Rabbi Bockman for his service to both TBS and CBS/FLJC. To participate in the service or to make a donation in his honor, contact

Electronic Memorial Wall

Please take a look at our Electronic Memorial Wall,

which is viewable in the building and online.

Creating a digital plaque is a beautiful way to safeguard

the memory of family members and friends.

To order a digital plaque please call the synagogue office at 201-796-5040.

Upcoming Committee Meetings

Sisterhood Meeting, Thursday, July 11 at 8:00 PM

Board Meeting, Wednesday, August 21 at 8:00 PM

Administration Notes

Have a birthday, anniversary, graduation, baby-naming or other happy event

to share with us? Sponsor an issue of the Insider for $36.

Email to arrange!


Message to our Congregants:

In order to help the synagogue office, we are requesting that all events, publicity, date reservations (whether in-person or on Zoom) be mailed to as soon as possible. Flyers should be on PowerPoint (if possible) and also sent in both jpeg and pdf versions.


For rental/in-house events: please fill out a Room Reservation Form at least two weeks before the scheduled date and email it to order to manage scheduling and arrange spaces, it is important that the office and custodial staff have a schedule of upcoming events with room requirements.) 


ShopRite Gift Cards Available in the Main Office

Do you know that if you purchase gift cards it helps the synagogue? You get the face value of the cards, and the synagogue makes 5% or more of every dollar sold. Contact the office to make a purchase at 10-10 Norma Avenue by email at or by phone at (201)796-5040.


Synagogue Skills Learning Institute - Mentors Available!

Have you ever wanted to learn to read Torah or read Hebrew? To enrich your experience at Congregation B'nai Sholom/Fair Lawn Jewish Center, instruction is available for Torah Reading lessons; Haftarah chanting; How to daven various services. Free and open to our members. To register, email Ellen Wertheim. 

Ritual Affairs Invites You To Receive an Honor at Services

If anyone has a birthday, anniversary, Yahrzeit or for whatever other reason and would like to have an honor at Shabbat morning services, we welcome your participation. Please reach out to Charlie Cohen at to schedule your honor.


Click Here for Secure Community Network brochure on "Security while Traveling Abroad." 

Click To Donate to CBS/FLJC Online!

If you would also like online access to your account to pay your

obligations online, please email

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