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 Ben Trachtenberg leads Kabbalat Shabbat services in the Reform tradition at 7 pm
Siddur: Mishkan Tefilah
Saturday Morning Dan Edidin and friends lead Shabbat morning services in the Conservative tradition at 10 am
Siddur: Sim Shalom
Shabbat Eikev Moses tells the Israelites to follow God’s laws so that they may be blessed Torah – Deuteronomy/Devarim 7:12-11:25
Sefaria link here Haftarah – Isaiah 49:14-513:
Sefaria link here
CBS Board MeetingThursday, August 3 @ 7 pm clickhereto attend via Zoom CBS Grounds Cleanup Sunday, August 6 @ 8:30 am Monday Morning Minyan on hiatus until August
CBS Grounds Cleanup
The pre-High Holy Days grounds cleanup continues Sunday, August 6 @ 8:30 am.
Chain saws, pickup trucks and volunteers needed We need to clean up honeysuckle and underbrush near the farm house and take it all to Capen Park.
Donations for paid helper James Kirscher encouraged.
Please call Debi Kupferer at 573.239.9574 if you can help.
Loaves & Fishes
CBS members generously donated time, food and money and allowed us to serve a nutritious meal to about 85 diners at Loaves and Fishes last Sunday. We had enough food to offer seconds to our guests and even had some leftovers to take to St. Francis House.
Special thanks to those who helped in the kitchen and dining room: Deborah & John Zemke, Joel Ray, Elizabeth Hornbeck, Dana & Bruce Weston and Margie Sable.
Todah Rabbah to our donors: Vicky Riback Wilson, Marilyn Childers, Dee Dee Strnad, Chelsea Garneau, Kelly Durante, Dana Weston, Hannah Alexander, Debi Kupferer, Deborah & John Zemke, Sheri Radman-Iken, Nikki Krawitz, Margie Sable, Alyce Turner, Tanya Christiansen, Joan Luterman, Nancy Ray, Harriet Yelon, Julie Deering, and Vera Reichlin.
The next CBS-sponsored dinner at Loaves and Fishes will be Sunday, October 29th. To get involved or for help with navigating the process of signing up/participating, please contact Noah at email@example.com or Brent at firstname.lastname@example.org.
**We still need a few volunteers in August and September**
With the hot and dry weather it takes extra water to keep the gardens on each side of the door to the new building looking good. (These together are the memorial garden.) We need volunteers to take a turn with the watering. Please sign up for a date(s) with the SignUpGenius link below. If you have questions, contact Tanya Christiansen at
Sheilah Rae Isgur Kocherov
21 Av/August 8
Sasha Max Yelon
22 Av/August 9
Bill & Harriet Yelon’s son
24 Av/August 11
Carl Kaplan’s mother
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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 endowment fund, Tikkun Olam, 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: https://cbsmo.org/ 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.
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