2319 Murray Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15217
Tel: 412-421-8855 Fax: 412-521-9938 Rabbi: 412-377-1769
OFFICE HOURS: MONDAY THROUGH THURSDAY - 7:30 A.M. - 3:00 P.M. FRIDAY - 7:30 A.M. - NOON

MINCHA/MA'ARIV - SUN., JAN. 20 - THURS., JAN. 24 - 5:15 P.M.
DAILY SHACHARIT

Sunday - 7:50 A.M.
Monday &Thursday - 6:35 A.M.
Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday - 6:50 A.M.
Rosh Chodesh - 6:20 A.M.
CLASSES
Daf Yomi - Shabbat - 45 minutes before Mincha
Sunday-7:00 A.M.; Monday-Friday - 6:00 A.M.
NO Navi Melachim - Sunday
Winter Lecture Series - Monday - 8:00 P.M.
Mishlei - Tuesday - 9:30 A.M.
Chumash Breishit - Tuesday - 7:00 P.M.
Parsha class - Wednesday - 7:15 P.M.
Talmud Bava Metzia - Wednesday - 8:15 P.M.
Mishna and More - Wednesday - 9:00 P.M.
Ahavat Chessed -Shabbat before Torah Reading
Halachic topics - Daily between Mincha/ Ma'ariv
Parsha Beshallach - Sh'mot 13:17- 17:16
Pages 320-342 in The Living Torah
Haftarah: Shoftim 4:4 - 5:31
Pages 1104 - 1114 in The Living Torah

SHABBAT SCHEDULE:
SHABBAT SHIRA
FRI.,JAN. 18/12 SHEVAT
Check Eruv 412-421-1437
Mincha - 5:00 P.M.
Candlelighting by 5:03 P.M.
SHABBAT JAN. 19/13 SHEVAT
Shacharith - two services 7:05 A.M & 8:50 A.M.
Groups B4 Groups - 9:15 A.M.
Youth Activities - 10:00 A.M.
Kiddush Following Services
Mincha - 5:00 P.M.
followed by Shalosh Seudot
Maariv - 6:10 P.M.
Havdallah after 6:12 P.M.

Candlelighting Jan. 25 by 5:11 P.M.
THANK YOU - The shul expresses its thanks to the following people who have contributed to the shul during the past week: Janice and Nathan Bahary in honor of Zeva Young and Jason Graf's engagement; Brian and Barbara Cynamon in memory of Carol Deutsch, Z"L and in honor of the engagement of Zeva Young and Jason Graf; Mark Goodwin: Aliyahs; Michael Kentor; Jose Sahel. Yahrtzeits: Keith and Beth Berger to the Shaare Torah Special Fund for the yahrtzeit of Joseph Berger, Z"L; Marlene Zuckerman for the yahrtzeit of her beloved husband, Robert Zuckerman, Z"L; Jeff Zuckerman for the yahrtzeit of his beloved father, Robert Zuckerman, Z"L .

RABBI WASSERMAN RETURNS - Rabbi Wasserman expects to be in town by Sunday evening. Therefore, other than the Sunday morning class, the regular schedule of classes should resume.

WINTER LECTURE SERIES - Rabbi Wasserman continues the Winter Lecture Series with a three part series entitled: "To be a complete Jew- Israel and its Mitzvot". The first part will be Monday, January 21 at 8:00 P.M., and will focus on Terumah and Ma'aser, in honor of Tu B'Shvat.

WISH LIST - A shredder for the office; colored copy paper.

WINTER IS HERE - If you are planning on stopping at the office on a winter day, please call ahead to be sure Linda is in. Weather may keep her working from home. Although some people think the snow is great, not everyone does.

BNEI AKIVA - Bnei Akiva will meet at Shaare Torah on Shabbat at 3:30 P.M

THE 7TH ANNUAL SHAARE TORAH CHILI COOK-OFF! When: Shabbat, February 2, 12 noon Where: Shaare Torah - Who: Everyone! Please join us for the 7th year of friendly completion and bellywarming chili! The event will be a full Shabbat lunch including chili, cornbread, salads, and desserts. You definitely don't want to miss it! Bring your friends and the whole family and don't be left standing out in the cold! Cost: To eat Adults: $18 Children: (3-12) $8 Family Max: $55. Want to cook? It's just $5 to enter! Contact Arielle Avishai for more information (afeitelson@gmail.com) RSVP: 412-421-8855 or email office@ShaareTorah.net

EMERGENCY COMMUNITY WIDE FOOD DRIVE - JFCS is mobilizing the community to help meet the emergency need of those affected by the government shutdown before it becomes a crisis. Donations requested include:
1. Cash donations
2. Nonperishable food items
3. Grocery gift cards
Cash donations will be used towards buying food in bulk. Donations may be made online at jfcspgh.org/donate or mailed to JFCS, 5743 Bartlett Street, Pgh, PA 15217, earmarked for the Food Pantry.
Please drop off your non-perishable items in the yellow barrel in the lobby of the shul. We thank you for your participation.

LADIES NAVI CLASS - The Ladies Navi Class meets on Shabbat from 4:30 to 5:30 P.M. at the home of Tootsie Markovitz

KEEP THIS DATE IN MIND - Shaare Torah's next blood drive will be held on Sunday, March 17th from 9:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M. It is not too early to make an appointment so that you can have the time requested.

THE JEWISH SCHOLARSHIP SERVICE OF GREATER PITTSBURGH - formerly Central Scholarship and Loan Referral Service, of the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh provides need-based scholarships to qualified students in the Greater Pittsburgh area. This program is administered by Jewish Family and Community Services. All scholarships are distributed on the basis of demonstrated financial need. Depending on the scholarship fund, factors such as academic achievement, field of study, school attending, and Jewish and general community involvement will also be considered. In addition, the applicant must be Jewish, reside in Allegheny, Westmoreland, Beaver, Butler or Washington County, and need financial assistance to attend an accredited institution of higher education as either an undergraduate or graduate student. The 2019-2020 JSS online application is available at jfcspgh.org/scholarships. All applications are due February 12, 2019.



PLEASE BRING YOUR NON-PERISHABLE FOOD ITEMS
AND FILL THE YELLOW BARREL TO HELP
THE
COMMUNITY WIDE FOOD DRIVE.