Monthly Archives: December 2011

Pop up store in the Mission: Tikva Records

Rabbi Mark and Hayley  just visited this cool pop up record store in the Mission called Tikva Records. It’s only open this month (until the end of Hanukkah), but worth a visit for fun and nostalgia. The borscht belt movie … Continue reading

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A Bissel to Nibble III

 A Short Shabbat Reflection from the Weekly Parsha by Rabbi Mark *Bissel: (bis-sel) Yiddish.  Meaning: “a little.” “Give me a bissel lox on my bagel, would you, darling?” A biselleh is even less. (www.bubbygram.com) Served each Friday afternoon, noonish. Parshat Miketz (Genesis 41 – 44:17) It … Continue reading

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Hanukkah Bazaar 2011

This year a record amount of people showed up for the annual Hanukkah Bazaar at B’nai Emunah. Everyone enjoyed terrific latkes, thanks to our kitchen crew of all men. The baked goods were scrumptious, and the kids had fun with … Continue reading

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Happy Hanukkah!

By Rabbi Mark Melamut What is your favorite part about the celebration of Hanukkah?  Is it the sound of the sizzling of latkes in oil, or the taste of that scrumptious first bite covered in sour cream or apple sauce? … Continue reading

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A Bissel to Nibble II

A Short Shabbat Reflection from the Weekly Parsha by Rabbi Mark Melamut *Bissel: (bis-sel) Yiddish.  Meaning: “a little.” “Give me a bissel lox on my bagel, would you, darling?” A biselleh is even less. (www.bubbygram.com) Served each Friday afternoon, noonish. Parshat Vayeshev (Genesis 37:1-40:23) Among … Continue reading

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A Bissel to Nibble – Shabbat Vayishlach

 A Short Shabbat Reflection from the Weekly Parsha by Rabbi Mark *Bissel: (bis-sel) Yiddish.  Meaning: “a little.” “Give me a bissel lox on my bagel, would you, darling?” A biselleh is even less. Parshat Vayishlach Among other events in this week’s torah portion, Jacob … Continue reading

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Juggling in January

Family Juggling Show and Nosh Sunday, January 22 2012, from noon to  1pm Light lunch at noon, show at 12.30pm Location: Congregation B’nai Emunah Suggested donation: $10 per family Aji will do a family show (not the one listed on … Continue reading

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In Memoriam Jeremy Lapidus

Jeremy Lapidus April 8, 1954 – December 1, 2011 Jeremy sought joy all his life and discovered it was all around him. Born April 8, 1954, in East Lansing, MI, he passed away December 1, 2011 at his home in … Continue reading

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In Memoriam Walter Ullmann

Walter Ullmann Sep. 12, 1923 – Nov. 22, 2011. He died in South San Francisco at age 88. Loving father of Barbara and Eric, Dan and Cindy; adored grandfather of Jonathan and Charm, Angela, Ian and Adam; devoted brother of … Continue reading

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Chanukkah Celebration on December 18

On December 18 from 12 noon to 3.30pm we are going to have our annual Chanukkah Celebration, held at B’nai Emunah, San Francisco. We will have the annual arts and crafts sale, lot’s of activities for kids and a raffle! … Continue reading

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