Welcome to Agudath Achim

Agudath Achim is a warm, welcoming, inclusive conservative congregation located close to the Midtown section of Little Rock, Arkansas. Individuals and families of all backgrounds and levels of observance are welcome. Our synagogue combines meaningful Shabbat services, traditional services on all Jewish holidays, education and fun social events to bring together a diverse group of members of all ages and backgrounds. Visit us. Call us. We are open and welcoming. See why Agudath Achim is more than a congregation. We’re a family.

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November 6th & 7th, 2019Parashat Vayetze

Shabbat
Friday, December 6th   
Candle Lighting for Shabbat       4:39PM

Saturday, December 7th  
Shabbat Morning Services    9:00AM
Kiddush sponsored this Shabbat by Gail Brown in honor of
Vella Nguyen & Mitchel Brown’s wedding and aufruf.
Shabbat Ends       5:42PM

Wedding
Sunday, December 8th, 4:00PM

The wedding of Vella Nguyen & Mitchel Brown will be held at the Agudath Achim followed with dinner & dancing at B’nai Israel.

Rabbi Ben Freed Visit
Wednesday, December 25th – Saturday, December 28th
Student Rabbi Ben will be happy to meet with any congregant or prospective congregant during his visits here to hear their concerns and questions. If you haven’t met him yet, please do not hesitate to reach out to him. He is very sensitive to the different needs of our congregants and anxious to meet everyone.

Chanukah Celebration
Wednesday, December 25th at 6:00PM at Agudath Achim
Please join us for Latkes & Lomein, fun, music and Chanukah gift exchange.
Please RSVP for dinner to office@LRsynagogue.org or 225-1683.
$15 Adults, $10 children & under 5 free. Sponsored by Sisterhood.

Sisterhood Gift Shop
The Sisterhood gift shop has Chanukah Items! Gifts, candles, dreidels, gelt & menorahs!!

Gladstein Conference
Friday, January 24th – Sunday January 26th, 2020

Gladstein @ 15 The Story of Us.
Growing Jewish Communities Together.
We all have much to teach. We all have much to learn.
At Conservative Synagogue Adath Israel of Riverdale
in New York. Registration information to come shortly.

Volunteers Needed!
The Synagogue Board of Directors has a number of committees, each chaired by a board member. These committees need help from our members. If you would like to volunteer for a committee, there are several ways.Go to our website at https://lrsynagogue.org/ and click on the Volunteer button

The committees and their Chairs are:

COMMITTEE CHAIR
Budget & Finance Michael Margolis
Building & Grounds Chuck Prousnitzer
Cemetery Valerie Steinberg
Membership Karen Mackey
Religious/Ritual Michael Kuperman
Endowment/Investment Allan Mendel
Security and Welcoming Marianne Tettlebaum
Bylaws/Governance Lirit Franks

Happy Birthday
Dec 8th – Eden Rose Kirsch
Dec 12th – Sarah Zent
Dec 13th – William Cohen

Upcoming Yahrzeits
Kislev 9th – (Dec 7th) – Eleanor Gross
Kislev 13th – (Dec 11th) – William Radin
Kislev 14th – (Dec 12th) – Daniel Kaiser, Barbara Schlesinger & Julius Tenenbaum
Kislev 15h – (Dec 13th) – Saul Goodman & Charles Kluglose

Refuah Shleimah – wishing a speedy recovery to:
Please contact the office to add or remove a name from the list.
Irving Balto (Yizchok ben Chana), Silvana Berlinksi (Alexandra bat Imma), Vikki Girone (Leah bat Hannah), Ben Greenbaum (Benjomin ben Chandel), Nechie Kilimnick (Chaya Nechca bat Riva Leah), William Lulky (Velvel Dovid ben Sarah Razel), Arlene Margolis (Chana bat Esther), Michael Margolis (Chaim Mordechai ben Jenny), Alan Nussbaum (Josef ben Shana Bala), Judith Rosenblat (Yehudit bat Rut), Rabbi Kalman Winnick (Kalman Ibn ben Devora), Brian Zubkoff (Dov Ber Mordechai ben Gittel)