March 23, 2023 ~ ~ 573.499.4855

office hours: Tuesday through Friday 12 pm – 5 pm
deadline for eShalom is Wednesday each week
See the CBS calendar here:
Send calendar items to Mary at

NOTE: Before scheduling a meeting or event in either the farmhouse or sanctuary building, please contact Emily Colvin in the CBS office at 573.499.4855.

Friday Night/Erev Shabbat
Zoey Fleisher leads Kabbalat Shabbat services in the Reform tradition, in person and via Zoom @ 7 pm
Siddur: Mishkan Tefilah

Zoom: ~ password: Shalom

Saturday Morning
Community-led Shabbat morning services in the Conservative tradition, in person and via Zoom at 10 am.
Siddur: Sim Shalom
Zoom: ~ password: Shalom

Shabbat Vayikra/Shabbat HaChodesh
God instructs Moses about the temple sacrifices rituals
Torah – Leviticus/Vayikra 1:1-5-26

Haftarah – Isaiah 43:21-44:23

Here are Sefaria links to this week’s texts:

Community Seder Thursday, April 6 @ 5:30 pm
CBS Board Meeting Thursday, April 13 @ 7 pm
to join by Zoom click here

Religious School and Youth Group do not meet Sunday, March 26th
Hebrew School does not meet Wednesday, March 29th

Click here to RSVP by Tuesday, April 4th
Subsidies: contact Laura at – confidentiality assured
To help with setup/cleanup etc. contact Laura at

Lillian Key
4 Nissan/March 26
Joanna Trachtenberg’s mother

Florence Euster Rubenstein
3 Nissan/March 26
Kay Libbus’s mother

Bailey Magariel Greer
5 Nissan/March 27
Sedalia yahrzeit

Charles Prejean
6 Nissan/March 28
Patricia Prejean’s husband

Iris Katzen Rubenstein
6 Nissan/March 28
Kay Libbus’s stepmother

Jack Isgur
8 Nissan/March 30
Sedalia yahrzeit

Julius Cohn
9 Nissan/March 31
Sedalia yahrzeit

Rosalind Nachman
16 Nissan/April 1
Nancy Ray’s grandmother

NOTE: In transferring yahrzeit records to ShulCloud from the old software we’ve found that some of the data is  inaccurate, primarily because the English date is incomplete. We’re committed to making the ShulCloud records as accurate as possible.
If you see that we’ve posted incorrect information or have other additions/corrections, please send a note to Mary:
CBS maintains the yahrzeits of Temple Beth El in Sedalia.
Donations are a good way to remember or honor people and special life events. Your gift can be directed to the CBS general fund, the rabbi’s discretionary fund (RDF), the library, the Sasha Yelon book fund, the school scholarship fund or the sacred music fund.

Credit card or PayPal donations can be made via the CBS web page: Or send a check to CBS, 500 W Green Meadows Rd, Columbia 65203, with a note with details about honorees and where you’d like the notification sent. We’ll send a handwritten card as you direct.

Itamar Naveh-Benjamin, son of Etti and Moshe Naveh-Benjamin, graduated from the University of Virginia School of Medicine and will be a radiology resident physician at Washington University in St Louis.

Mazal Tov to all!

Have you received an award or a promotion, welcomed a new child to your family, or otherwise have reason to kvell? Share your good news with your CBS friends. Send an email to Mary at to include in eShalom.

Visit the CBS  ShulCloud site to make payments on your current pledge
or to make your 2022/23 pledge:

Or make payments and pledges by mail and check
For assistance please contact the CBS treasurer:
Copyright © 2023, Congregation Beth Shalom. All rights reserved.

Our email address is:

Want to change how you receive these emails?
You can update your preferences or unsubscribe from this list.