Thursday 24th April 2014,
Sandton Shul
Announcements
  • Condolences to Stephen Tucker and Harelle Isaacs on the loss of their father.
  • Mazeltov to Brian and Rochelle Swaine on the birth of a granddaughter and mazeltov to parents Rabbi Justin and Rochi Swaine on the birth of a daughter.
  • Mazeltov to Jeff and Avril Forman on the occasion of Daniel’s engagement to Elisheva daughter of Leon and Debbie Wechler.
  • Condolences to Hilary Segal on the loss of her husband and to Jodi Maron on the loss of her father.
  • Mazeltov to Jeff and Robyn Girnun on the occasion of Danny’s engagement to Jody daughter of Eric and Arlene Meyerowitz of Melbourne.
  • Mazeltov to Hymie and Bea Becker on the birth of a great granddaughter.
  • Mazeltov to Chonnie and Heather Becker on the birth of a granddaughter.
  • Mazeltov to Wayne and Romi Becker on birth of a daughter.
  • Mazeltov to David and Tania Elias on the birth of a granddaughter.
  • Mazeltov to Stan and Ava Smookler on the birth of a granddaughter (parents Sandy and Lauren van der Zanden).

Haftarah Club

Haftorah Club 2014.03.18

Haftorah Club 2014.03.18

This will be the worlds latest Haftorah Club e-mail. This was not due to me so please forgive me, no funnies, no stories. Just Facts. Sean ASKED me to a Haftorah, please note asked. I didnt not beg plead or use any subtle methods of coercion. Will everyone who has done a haftorah please come [...]

March 18, 2014 admin Haftarah Club 0

Some Guys do things Properly

Some Guys do things Properly

There are guys in this world who do things properly! We have the Second Rabbi entering the haftorah club this Shabbas and of course you guys are thinking. So What he is a Rabbi how tough can that be. Well let me tell you – Tough. Rabbi Strauss has not done a Haftorah since his [...]

February 28, 2014 admin Haftarah Club 0

Its a dogs life!

Its a dogs life!

Last week at Sandton Shul was a pretty memorable for a couple of reasons. There was an aufruf at the Shul- it was Ros Tuckers Aufruf and to say the vibe was festive was an understatement. The whiskey was flowing at a rate of knots. It was heartwarming to see how much young jewish boys [...]

February 7, 2014 admin Haftarah Club 0

Like father like son

Like father like son

I have it on good authority that Henry Blumenthal hold the record of being the worlds youngest Shul President- Apparently he was elected the president of Brakpan Shul at the tender age of nine. Henry loves our shul with all his heart and can often be seen on Shabbas scanning each and every row with [...]

January 31, 2014 admin Haftarah Club 0

On Your Marks Get Set —- GO!!!!!

On Your Marks Get Set —- GO!!!!!

IT IS GOING TO BE AN INTERESTING 48 HOURS Last year there was a bit of competition between brother-in-laws Mark Kaplan( Mr Smooth) and Warren Berman(The Wazza) as to who would do the better Haftorah. The friends got involved in some friendly(most times) e-mail banter regarding who would do the better. Things from childhood days [...]

January 23, 2014 admin Haftarah Club 0