The week of Adar 13, 5777, the Torah Parashah is from Sh’mot (Exodus) 27:20–30:10 named T’tzaveh meaning “You shall command.” The Haftarah reading is from Ezekiel 43:10-27 and the Writings in the Messiah reading is Hebrew 13:11-17.
Magnified and sanctified be the name of G-d throughout the world which He hath created according to His will. May He establish His kingdom during the days of your life and during the life of all
the house of Israel, speedily, yea, soon; and say, Amen.
Shabbat: Color theme: Green
Torah Service 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Oneg/Lunch 12:15-1:30 PM The theme is: American. (If you are able and plan on staying, please bring enough for your family and some to share!)
Bible Study 1:30-3:30- Torah Discussion in the Sanctuary (open to everyone) and
Women’s Revelation study (#24-Ch.10) in the fellowship hall.
Beginning Hebrew 3:30-5:00 PM- We are on the letter Hei.
Upcoming Shabbat Cuisine/Color (to wear) themes: Not mandatory and you do not have to dress from head to toe in the color, it can be just an accent color!
3/18: Soup & Salad–Black
Tuesday @ 7 PM–Congregational Bible Study. We have started teaching the Messianic Kingdom, taught by Jack Morgan. Next week, we will continue the study “Seventy-five Day Interval.”
Dance/Signing Practice @8:15 PM –We will review the dances learned, and continue to learn to sign to the song “Arise My Love.”
Fast of Esther– March 9th, if you participate this is a dawn to dusk [d/d] only fast.
(Daylight Savings time starts- Spring Forward) Purim Party- 50’s Sock Hop! March 12th @6 PM Get your costume ready! You can mark “going” on the FB event page and also please sign up to bring refreshments and Hamantaschens here: http://www.SignUpGenius.com/go/4090F4BA9AB22A7FD0-purim
*Prayer Requests for our wall have been attached. Thanks to all who have participated in making this possible. ADONAI hears and answers prayer.
Prayer Requests for our Box: If you have a prayer request that needs prayer, please write it on the cards provided and place in box that is on the cabinet on platform. These will be taken and prayed over. Thanks
Food & Clothing Outreach: Next outreach is March 26th, mark your calendar! See all of YOU there at 12:30 PM. Clothes closet has been sorted and organized, thanks to Tracy.
Step Up Hebrew- 4:30 PM Homework was sent out!
Rosh Chodesh– [Aviv/Nissan] begins on March 27th at sundown! Blow your Shofar and there are special prayers added to the daily prayers. *For those of us who are “April Fools,” [Aviv 1] is Yeshua’s birthday.
CTL T-shirts– Have been ordered! If you missed out on ordering we can put in another order in the fall. We are hoping that you will wear them to help out at our Out-Reaches, parties, around town and maybe they will help strike up a conversation. Also, we are going to have CTL T-shirt days coming soon!
New Website: We have a BRAND NEW Website! It is still a work in process…we will taking some new photos during our services, Bible Study, Oneg, as well as at other times. If your face can be seen in the image, we will get your approval before using the image. http://www.congregationtreeoflife.org/
*Ms. Elizabeth’s Mother’s Memorial service will be the 20th of March, at CTL. Time is TBA.
Community Passover– Sunday, April 2nd @4:30 PM. This is our TEACHING Seder for those who want to learn about Passover. (If you are a regular attender at CTL, this is NOT your Seder! We do need a few workers to set up, serve and clean up.) Reservations are required as we have limited seating and you will need to sign up to bring a Kosher & unleavened potluck item. For reservations or questions- call 251-776-1002
CTL Family Passover Seder– Monday, April 10th @6 PM This is our Family Seder FOR regular attenders at CTL and their families. Reservations (through Barb) are still required as we have limited seating. You will also need to sign up to bring a Kosher & unleavened item.