Sunday, November 30, 2008

Rabbi Welcher on Hilchos Tefillin - Part 1 - mp3

Rabbi Welcher on Hilchos Tefillin - Part 1 - mp3 can be downloaded here

R' Yechezkel Rosenberg - Ervas Devor & Covering a Women's Hair - mp3

R' Yechezkel Rosenberg - Ervas Devor & Covering a Women's Hair can be downloaded part 1 here and part 2 here.

R' Yechezkel Rosenberg - Ervas Devor & the Rema's Psak

R' Yechezkel Rosenberg -

Ervas Devor & the Rema's Psak can be downloaded part 1 here and part 2 here.

R' Eliezer Maybruch - Davening With a Minynan - Part I, II & III - mp3

R' Eliezer Maybruch - Davening With a Minynan

Part I can be downloaded here

Part II can be downloaded here

Part III can be downloaded here

Thursday, November 27, 2008

Bnouncements-Parshas Toldos- November 29, 2008

Z’manim:

Candle Lighting:4:11 pm
Minchah Erev Shabbos:4:18 pm

Hashkamah Minyan: 7:15 am
Daf Yomi: 7:25 am
Shacharis: 8:30 am
Sof Z'man K'rias Sh'ma: 9:21 am
Rabbi's Shiur in P'sachim: 3:15 pm
Minchah Shabbos Afternoon followed by S’udah Sh’lishis: 4:00 pm
Maariv: 5:19 pm

Weekday Shacharis:
Sunday & Thursday: 8:00 am
Monday & Thursday: 6:20 & 7:35 am
Tues. & Wed., & Friday: 6:30 & 7:35 am

Maariv:
Sunday-Thursday: 9:30 pm

Shabbos Events:
Friday Evening:
8:00-9:15 pm: R' Gottesman's bi-weekly Parshah Shiur and Oneg Shabbos program will take place at his home (141-31 72nd Crescent). Seventh and eighth grade boys are encouraged to attend.

S'udah Sh'lishis Sponsorship:
Chaim and Ellen Cohen on the occasion of the aufruf and upcoming wedding of their son, Tzvi.

Shabbos M’vorchim Kiddush Sponsors:


The next Shabbos M’vorchim Kiddush will take place on Shabbos Chanukah (December 27). Sponsorship is $75. If you are interested in sponsoring, be it for a Simchah or a Yahrzeit, see or call Yoni Platovsky (718-459-2290) or Jay Daitchman (718-263-1688).

Mazal Tov!
Mazal Tov to Chaim and Ellen Cohen on the occasion of the aufruf of their son Tzvi and his upcoming wedding to Tzivia Lamm, daughter of Yisrael and Susan Lamm of Flatbush, Brooklyn!
The entire Shul is invited to the Kiddush following davening. The Kiddush will be in Yeshivas Ohr HaChaim located at 71st Avenue and Main Street.

Mazal Tov to Herschel and Leah Goldsmith on the birth of a baby boy! The Shalom Zachor will take place at 8:00 pm at the home of Rabbi Zakutinksy located at 137-68 75th Road.

Schedule of Shiurim:

Sunday, November 30:
8:50 am: R’ Eliezer Maybruch's shiur on Halachah and Hashkafah l’zeicher nishmas Joan Maybruch.
9:30 am: R’ Yechezkel Rosenberg’s Chavrusah Program in B’rachos.

Tuesday, December 2:
8:30 -9:30 pm: Rav’s weekly shiur, this week entitled “Halachos of Tefillin — Part 2.”
Thursday, December 4:
8:45 -9:25 pm: R' Yisroel Benedek's shiur series (Davening: Fine Tuning Your T'filah in Word and in Deed)

Community Beis Medrash Program:
Sunday-Thursday, 8:00pm-10:30pm:
Every Monday, 9:45pm-10:15pm: Chaburah on the Maharal led by Aaron Meltzer
Every Tuesday, 8:30pm-9:30pm: Rav’s weekly shiur, this week entitled “Halachos of Tefillin — Part 2”
Every Wednesday, 9:45pm-10:15pm: Chaburah on Chumash with Ramban led by R’ Mark Kutner
Every Other Thursday, 9:45pm-10:15pm: Chaburah on Torah and Medicine (contact Rich Gewanter at rgewanter@gmail.com for the schedule)
Sunday-Thursday, 9:45pm-10:15pm: Chaburah on Mishnah B’rurah led by R' Moshe Bilitzky

The Rav strongly encourages everyone to participate for 30 minutes one day a week before or after Maariv.

Women’s League:
Every Tuesday:
9:30 pm: Women’s League’s weekly Tehillim Group.

* The Women's League Kiddush Committee is looking for a few volunteers to help set-up whenever the Women's League prepares a Kiddush. If you are interested and can help, contact Nedra Feldman or Sarah Sherman.


Community Events:
Kiruv Training Program for the Frum Community:
Project Inspire is sponsoring a three-part program at the Young Israel of Queens Valley to instruct members of the frum community to effectively engage in kiruv discussions and activities. The third session is scheduled for Tuesday, December 2, from 8:00 to 10:00 pm. The cost for the entire series is $36 at the door. For more information, contact Project Inspire (646-291-6191, seminars@projectinspire.com
or on the web at link to kiruv.com webiste).

Shabbos VaYetzei (December 6)
Kehilas Ishei Yisrael will host a Shabbaton for Yachad/NJCD. Yachad/NJCD is dedicated to enhancing the life opportunities of individuals with disabilities. There will be a communal meal/oneg on Friday night at Kehilas Ishei Yisrael. Cost of the communal meal is $18 per person and $36 per family. The oneg is open to all. Yachad members and their advisors will sleep at community hosts' homes and eat lunch meals at their hosts' Shabbos tables. There will be a M'laveh Malkah featuring the Avraham Fried and Neshoma Orchestra, and pizza at the Young Israel of Hillcrest. Kehilas Ishei Yisrael invites the community to join them and open their doors to host for sleeping arrangements and/or meals. To volunteer to be a host or for more information, please e-mail yachad@ishei.org

Thursday, November 20, 2008

Bnouncements -Parshas Chayei Sarah- November 21, 2008

Z’manim:

Candle Lighting: 4:14 pm
Minchah Erev Shabbos: 4:21 pm

Hashkamah Minyan: 7:15 am
Daf Yomi: 7:25 am
Shacharis: 8:30 am
Sof Z'man K'rias Sh'ma: 9:16 am
Rabbi's Shiur in P'sachim: 3:15 pm
Minchah Shabbos Afternoon followed by S’udah Sh’lishis: 4:00 pm
Maariv: 5:23 pm

Weekday Shacharis:
Sunday & Thursday: 8:00 am
Monday: 6:20 & 7:35 am
Tues. & Wed.: 6:30 & 7:35 am
Friday (Rosh Chodesh): 6:10 & 7:35am

Maariv
Sunday-Thursday: 9:30 pm

Shabbos Events:
S'udah Sh'lishis Sponsorship:
Zvi and Batya Fishman on the occasion of the Yahrzeit of his mother, Rifka bas Moshe Menashe.
Friday Evening:
8:00 pm: R' Moshe Gordon will give a shiur entitled “Parshas Chayei Sarah” at the home of Harvey and Judy Blitz (72-19 137th Street).
Next Friday Evening:
8:00-9:15 pm: R' Gottesman's bi-weekly Parshah Shiur and Oneg Shabbos program will take place at his home (141-31 72nd Crescent). Seventh and eighth grade boys are encouraged to attend.
Shabbos Afternoon:
3:30pm: Suzie Garber will, be”H, present a shiur entitled “Don't Worry!” on Shabbos afternoon, November 22,Parshsas Chayei Sarah, at her home, 147-37 70th Avenue. The shiur is in memory of Susie's father, R' Moshe ben Avraham HaLevi.
Shabbos M’vorchim Kiddush Sponsors:
Rabbi and Rebbetzin Welcher on the occasion of the Yahrzeit of the Rav's father, Elazar Yehoshua ben Menachem. Additionally, on the occasion of the engagement of their son Dovid to Faigi Milstein and the birth of a granddaugter, Rachel Chava.
Aaron and Jennifer Meltzer on the occasion of the Yahrzeit of his mother, Devorah bas Tzvi Hirsch and her mother, Basya bas Shmuel.
R' Dovid and Rivka Leah Baum on the occasion of the Yahrzeit of her father, Rueven ben Aharon HaKohen.
Norman and Nedra Feldman on the occasion of the Yahrzeit of her mother, Feigal bas Pinchas.
Irwin and Eudice Nathan in memory of the Yahrzeit of his brother, Aharon Pinchus ben Yehudah Leb and her brother, Yaakov Yehudah ben Tzvi.
Dovid and Ilana Goldschein on the occasion of the Bas Mitzvah of their daughter, Shalva Chava.
Susan Hesh on the occasion of the Yahrzeit of her brother.

The next Shabbos M’vorchim Kiddush will take place on Parshas Shabbos Chanukah- Mikeitz ( December 27). Sponsorship is $75. If you are interested in sponsoring, be it for a Simchah or a Yahrzeit, see or call Yoni Platovsky (718-459-2290) or Jay Daitchman (718-263-1688).

Mazal Tov!
Mazal Tov to Eddie and Sarah Sherman on the birth of a grandson to their children David and Miri Sherman in Israel!
Mazal Tov to Herb Leventer on his engagement to Dvora Rabino of Larchmont!

Schedule of Shiurim:
Sunday, November 23:
8:50 am: R’ Eliezer Maybruch's shiur on Halachah and Hashkafah l’zeicher nishmas Joan Maybruch.
9:30 am: R’ Yechezkel Rosenberg’s Chavrusah Program in B’rachos.
Tuesday, November 25:
8:30 -9:30 pm: Rav’s weekly shiur, this week entitled “Halachos of Tefillin — Part 3.”
Thursday, November 27:
8:45 -9:25 pm: R' Yisroel Benedek's shiur series (Davening: Fine Tuning Your T'filah in Word and in Deed)

Community Beis Medrash Program:
Sunday-Thursday, 8:00pm-10:30pm:
Every Monday, 9:45pm-10:15pm: Chaburah on the Maharal led by Aaron Meltzer
Every Tuesday, 8:30pm-9:30pm: Rav’s weekly shiur, this week entitled “Halachos of Tefillin — Part 3”
Every Wednesday, 9:45pm-10:15pm: Chaburah on Chumash with Ramban led by R’ Mark Kutner
Every Other Thursday, 9:45pm-10:15pm: Chaburah on Torah and Medicine (contact Rich Gewanter at rgewanter@gmail.com for the schedule)
Sunday-Thursday, 9:45pm-10:15pm: Chaburah on Mishnah B’rurah led by R' Moshe Bilitzky

The Rav strongly encourages everyone to participate for 30 minutes one day a week before or after Maariv.

Women’s League:
Every Tuesday:

9:30 pm: Women’s League’s weekly Tehillim Group.

Community Events:
Kiruv Training Program for the Frum Community:
Project Inspire is sponsoring a three-part program at the Young Israel of Queens Valley to instruct members of the frum community to effectively engage in kiruv discussions and activities. The second session is scheduled for Tuesday, November 25, from 8:00 to 10:00 pm. The cost for the entire series is $36 at the door. For more information, contact Project Inspire (646-291-6191, projectinspire.com
or on the web at link to Kiruv.com Web Site). Additionally, there will be free shiurim by Project Inspire on November 27, from 10am to 12pm, at our Shul. There will be a shiur by Rabbi Chaim Sampson entitled “Answering Tough Questions” and a shiur by Rabbi Yerachmiel Milstein entitled “Getting Practical.”
Shabbos VaYetzei (December 6):
Kehilas Ishei Yisrael will host a Shabbaton for Yachad/NJCD. Yachad/NJCD is dedicated to enhancing the life opportunities of indivuals with disabilities. There will be a communal meal/oneg on Friday night. Cost of the communal meal is $18 per person and $36 per family. The oneg is open to all. Yachad members and their advisors will sleep at community host's homes and eat lunch meals at their host's Shabbos table. There will be a Malave Malkah featuring the Avraham Fried and Neshoma Orchestra and pizza at the Young Israel of Hillcrest. Kehilas Ishei Yisrael invites the community to join them and open their doors to host for sleeping arrangements and/or meals. To volunteer to be a host or for more information please email yachad@ishei.org.

Wednesday, November 19, 2008

Rabbi Welcher on Hilchos Tzitzis - Part 3 - mp3

Rabbi Welcher on Hilchos Tzitzis - Part 3 - mp3 can be downloaded here

Sunday, November 16, 2008

R' Yechezkel Rosenberg - Ervah and Histakil and Shema - mp3

R' Yechezkel Rosenberg -

Ervas Devor & Hishtakil can be downloaded part 1 here and part 2 here.

Types of Ervas Devor can be downloaded part 1 here and part 2 here.

Rabbi Welcher on Hilchos Tzitzis - Part II - mp3

Rabbi Welcher on Hilchos Tzitzis - mp3 can be downloaded here

Thursday, November 13, 2008

Bnouncements-Parshas Vayeira- November 15, 2008

Z’manim:

Candle Lighting: 4:19 pm
Minchah Erev Shabbos: 4:26 pm

Hashkamah Minyan: 7:15 am
Daf Yomi: 7:25 am
Shacharis: 8:30 am
Sof Z'man K'rias Sh'ma: 9:11 am
Rabbi's Shiur in P'sachim: 3:15 pm
Minchah Shabbos Afternoon followed by S’udah Sh’lishis: 4:05 pm
Maariv: 5:27 pm


Weekday Shacharis:

Sunday: 8:00 am
Monday & Thursday: 6:20 & 7:35 am
Tues., Wed., & Fri.: 6:30 & 7:35 am

Maariv:
Sunday-Thursday: 9:30 pm

Shabbos Events:

S'udah Sh'lishis Sponsorship:
Rabbi and Rebbetzin Welcher on the occasion of the Yahrzeit of the Rav's father, Elazar Yehoshua ben Menachem.

Friday Evening:
8:00-9:15 pm: R' Gottesman's bi-weekly Parshah Shiur and Oneg Shabbos program will take place at his home (141-31 72nd Crescent). Seventh and eighth grade boys are encouraged to attend.

Shabbos M’vorchim Kiddush Sponsors:
The next Shabbos M’vorchim Kiddush will take place on Parshas Chayei Sarah (November 22). Sponsorship is $75. If you are interested in sponsoring, be it for a Simcha or a Yahrzeit, see or call Yoni Platovsky (718-459-2290) or Jay Daitchman (718-263-1688).

Mazal Tov!
Mazal Tov to Raphael Chaim and Rivkah Rosenholtz on the birth of twin girls!

Schedule of Shiurim:
Sunday, November 16:
8:50 am: R’ Eliezer Maybruch's shiur on Halachah and Hashkafah l’zeicher nishmas Joan Maybruch.
9:30 am: R’ Yechezkel Rosenberg’s Chavrusah Program in B’rachos.
Tuesday, November 18:
8:30 -9:30 pm: Rav’s weekly shiur, this week entitled “Halachos of Tzitzis — Part 3.”
Thursday, November 20:
8:45 -9:25 pm: R' Yisroel Benedek's shiur series (Davening: Fine Tuning Your T'filah in Word and in Deed)

Community Beis Medrash Program

Sunday-Thursday, 8:00pm-10:30pm:
Every Monday, 9:45pm-10:15pm: Chaburah on the Maharal led by Aaron Meltzer
Every Tuesday, 8:30pm-9:30pm: Rav’s weekly shiur, this week entitled “ Halachos of Tzitzis — Part 3”
Every Wednesday, 9:45pm-10:15pm: Chaburah on Chumash with Ramban led by R’ Mark Kutner
Every Other Thursday, 9:45pm-10:15pm: Chaburah on Torah and Medicine (contact Rich Gewanter at rgewanter@gmail.com for the schedule)
Sunday-Thursday, 9:45pm-10:15pm: Chaburah on Mishnah B’rurah led by R' Moshe Bilitzky

The Rav strongly encourages everyone to participate for 30 minutes one day a week before or after Maariv.

Women’s League:
Every Tuesday:
9:30 pm: Women’s League’s weekly Tehillim Group.
Motza'ei Shabbas, November 15:
8:00 pm: The Women's League will hold an open board meeting at the home of R' Chaim and Sunni Pearl (141-12 72nd Drive). The Women's League welcomes your ideas. Please plan to attend and to become involved in this year's events.
Monday, November 17:
7:00-10:00 pm: Congregation Ahavas Yisroel Women’s League will be collecting clothing to ship to Israel. We are looking for children’s and teen’s clothing that is in excellent condition. We would also like to send linen in this shipment, but we will limit this to linen that is in excellent condition. Please contact Sunni Pearl at 718- 544-9206 for more information or to volunteer to sort and pack.

Next Shabbos Afternoon (November 22)

3:30pm: Suzie Garber will, be'H, present a shiur entitled “Don't Worry!” on Shabbas afternoon, November 22,Parshsas Chayei Sarah at her home, 147-37 70th Avenue. The shiur is in memory of Susie's father, R' Moshe ben Avraham HaLevi.

Gut Shabbos!

Thursday, November 06, 2008

Bnouncements- Parshas Lekh L'kha - November 8, 2008

Z'manim:

Candle Lighting: 4:26 pm
Minchah Erev Shabbos: 4:33 pm

Hashkamah Minyan: 7:15 am
Daf Yomi: 7:25 am
Shacharis: 8:30 am
Sof Z'man K'rias Sh'ma: 9:07 am
Rabbi's Shiur in P'sachim : 3:25 pm
Minchah Shabbos Afternoon followed by S’udah Sh’lishis: 4:15 pm
Maariv: 5:34 pm

Weekday Shacharis:
Sunday: 8:00 am
Monday & Thursday :6:20 & 7:35 am
Tues., Wed., & Fri.: 6:30 & 7:35 am

Maariv:
Sunday-Thursday: 9:30 pm

Shabbos Events

Friday Evening:
8:00 pm: R' Moshe Schwerd will give a shiur entitled “Lekh L'kha — Avraham's Spiritual Legacy” at our Shul.

Shabbos Morning:
9:15 am: There will be a Teen Minyan downstairs in the Shul followed by a Kiddush.

Next Friday Evening, Parshas VaYeira:

8:00-9:15 pm: R' Gottesman's bi-weekly Parsha Shiur and Oneg Shabbos program will take place at his home, (141-31 72nd Crescent). Seventh and eighth grade boys are encouraged to attend.

Shabbos M’vorchim Kiddush Sponsors:
The next Shabbos M’vorchim Kiddush will take place on Parshas Chayei Sarah (November 22). Sponsorship is $75. If you are interested in sponsoring be it for a Simchah or Yahrzeit, see or call Yoni Platovsky (718-459-2290) or Jay Daitchman (718-263-1688).

Mazal Tov!
Mazal Tov to Donald and Ilana Goldschein on the engagement of their son Eytan to Chaya Sarah Bleier, daughter of Shlomo and Miriam Bleier of Crown Heights!

Schedule of Shiurim:
Sunday, November 9:
8:50 am: R’ Eliezer Maybruch's shiur on Halachah and Hashkafah l’zeicher nishmas Joan Maybruch.
9:30 am: R’ Yechezkel Rosenberg’s Chavrusah Program in B’rachos.
Tuesday, November 11:
8:30 -9:30 pm: Rav’s weekly shiur, this week entitled “Halachos of Tzitzis — Part 2 .”

Community Beis Medrash Program:

Sunday-Thursday, 8:00pm-10:30pm:
Every Monday, 9:45pm-10:15pm: Chaburah on the Maharal led by Aaron Meltzer
Every Tuesday, 8:30pm-9:30pm: Rav’s weekly shiur, this week entitled “Halachos of Tzitzis — Part 2 .”
Every Wednesday, 9:45pm-10:15pm: Chaburah on Chumash with Ramban led by R’ Mark Kutner
Every Other Thursday, 9:45pm-10:15pm: Chaburah on Torah and Medicine (contact Rich Gewanter at rgewanter@gmail.com for the schedule)
Sunday-Thursday, 9:45pm-10:15pm: Chaburah on Mishnah B’rurah led by R' Moshe Bilitzky

Every Thursday, 8:45pm- 9:25pm (November 13-December 18)
R' Yisroel Benedek will give a shiur, entitled “Davening: Fine Tuning Your T'filah in Word and in Deed,” for seven consecutive evenings on Thursday nights through December 18. This shiur will take place in the Upstairs Lobby of our Shul.

**R' Ruby Ginsberg will give a class on leining the Megillah during S'udah Sh'lishis if there is enough interest. Please contact Ruby Ginsberg at 718-793-1764 or Mark Frankel at 718-793-8891.

The Rav strongly encourages everyone to participate for 30 minutes one day a week before or after Maariv.

Women’s League:
Every Tuesday:
9:30 pm: Women’s League’s weekly Tehillim Group.

Motza'ei Shabbas, November 15:
8:00 pm: The Women's League will hold an open board meeting at the home of R' Chaim and Sunni Pearl (141-12 72nd Drive). The Women's league welcomes your ideas. Please plan to attend and to become involved in this year's events.

Monday, November 17:

Congregation Ahavas Yisroel Women’s League will be collecting clothing to ship to Israel from 7:00-10:00 pm. We are looking for children’s and teen’s clothing which is in excellent condition. We would also like to send linen in this shipment, but we will limit this to linen which is in excellent condition. Please contact Sunni Pearl at 718-544-9206 for more information or to volunteer to sort and pack.

Community Events:
Sunday, November 9:
8:00 pm: A video presentation entitled “The Lifegiving Power of Prayer” with shiurim by Rebbetzin Tehila Jaeger and Rebbetzin Tziporah Heller will be shown at our Shul to commemorate the Rachel Imeinu Yahrzeit and as a fundraiser for the Aniyei Eretz Yisroel . This is a shiur for Women Only. All contributions will help the Aniyei Eretz Yisroel. The distribution of funds will be under the guidance of HaRav Shmuel Kamenetsky, Shlita. Checks can be made payable to Torah Umesorah Aniyim Fund.

Tuesday, November 11:
7:30 pm: Queens Hachnasas Kallah will be having its annual tea party. It will take palce in the Industrial Electric builidng on the corner of Jewel Avenue and Parsons Boulevard. It will be both an evening of inspiration and entertainment.


Gut Shabbos!

Wednesday, November 05, 2008

R' Moshe Schwerd - Avraham's Spiritual Legacy - Friday 11/7 at 8:00 at Ahavas Yisroel

R' Moshe Schwerd

"Lech Lecha - Avraham's Spiritual Legacy"

Leil Shabbos-Friday, November 7th, 2008-8:00 PM

At Congregation Ahavas Yisroel 147-02 73rd Avenue

Tuesday, November 04, 2008

Rabbi Welcher on Hilchos Tzitzis (With Some Surprises) - mp3

Rabbi Welcher on Hilchos Tzitzis With Some Surprises - mp3 can be downloaded here

Sunday, November 02, 2008

R' Yechezkel Rosenberg - Don't See_An Ervas Devor Rashba - mp3

R' Yechezkel Rosenberg - Don't See_An Ervas Devor Rashba can be downloaded part 1 here and part 2 here.

R' Elazar Maybruch Bowing Outside Of Shomoneh Esrai - mp3

R' Eliezer Maybruch - Requirements for Answering to Borechu - mp3 can be downloaded here