The 22nd Annual Kosher Corned Beef Sandwich Sale
Tickets purchased online will be refunded online by request: call 229-563-6366 or email drdelane@gmail.com.
We will announce the rescheduled sale dates as soon as possible.

Message from President Louie Schmier concerning the High Holidays
September 3, 2020


Valdosta, Georgia 21602- 229 244-1813/269-8680 (cell)

קהילת טמפל ישראל


RABBI MOSHE ELBAZ    הרב משה אלבז

FEBRUARY 18, 2020/6 ADAR 5781


We’ll be celebrating Purim on Thursday, February 25 at 7:00 p.m. – This fun holiday is open to friends of our members and community to attend via zoom.  The reading of the Scroll of Esther will be in Hebrew & English, with songs and noise making when Haman’s name is mentioned.  If you wish to take part in reading or other talent let Penny goldpen9@gmail.com know

Please join us for this week’s services as follows:

All zoom sessions use the ID # 810 155 1107

Thursday, February 18  6:00 p.m. – Biblical Hebrew/Prayers

Friday, February 19       7:30 p.m.    Services-We are pleased to welcome everyone to our Sabbath evening service: Dr. NISSIM ELBAZ will join us and will deliver remarks. In addition, Chazan JACOB ELBAZ will sing a Piyut-song. Please join with us.

Saturday, February 20   10:00 a.m.  Services

Friends, we continue to encourage and urge you to join us at one or more of our weekly educational & religious services and in celebration of Jewish life. The Religious learning and social opportunities are providing you and our community positive experiences. Being together is our goal and as integral part of a greater community of the Jewish people. We noticed that individuals who are in attendance on a regular basis are more engaged and fulfilled.

Weekly ZOOM Live Schedule with Rabbi & Penny – We invite you to attend

Friday            7:30 p.m.       Friday Evening Service

Saturday        10:00 a.m.     Saturday Morning Service

Tuesday         4:00 p.m.       Torah discussion

Thursday       6:00 p.m.       Hebrew Reading & Biblical Hebrew

Funds are available for your support–all donations should be written to Temple Israel, designating the specific fund you wish to support.  Mail to:  511 Baytree Rd., Valdosta, GA 31602          If a member or a friend of the congregation wishes to discuss any of these or a special gift, please contact Rabbi or Louie Schmier.

           Building Fund – for the upkeep and maintain the Temple Israel grounds.

            Tree of Life – To dedicate a leaf on the Tree of Life in Temple Israel in the Pearlman Family Social Hall in honor of family or friends

            Kitchen Remodeling Fund – To defray the costs of major renovations & improvements for the Temple Israel kitchen and social hall

            Shiva Meal Fund – To provide meals following funerals at Temple Israel at no charge. Coordinated by Roberta Magnasco

            Rabbi’s Discretionary Fund – for use by the rabbi at his discretion in promoting Temple Israel in our community

            Yahrtzeit Memorial Plaque – to purchase a permanent bronze memorial plaque and afixed on the memorial tablets in the sanctuary–cost is $500.00 – contact the rabbi for details

Visit the new website of Temple Israel: www.templeisrael-valdosta.org, let us know if you have visited the site; your comments are always welcome. Please be advised: Donations of all kinds may be made through the web site.



*All Yahrtzeit weekly announcements will be made twice. Once on the week before and once again on the actual week–if you are unable to attend on the actual date of loved ones, you may say Mourner’s Kaddish at either.

FEBRUARY 13-19, 2021           1-7 ADAR 5781

Janice Abrams (2/19)                   Nathan Zelkin (2/16)

Chaya Golda Kleinman (2/13) Hyman Braverman (2/16)

Fredrich Joel Loef (2/16) Solika Elbaz (2/13)

FEBRUARY 20-26, 2021           8-14 ADAR 5781

Anna Bergman (2/13)                   Nyna Grossman (2/13)

Bertha Druck (2/13)           Mary Wexler (2/14)

FEB. 27-MARCH 5, 2021          15-21 ADAR 5781

Alaene Margolis (2/28)                 Janet Topale (3/1)

Clarence Vidro (3/2) Esther Perlman Friedlander (3/3)

Harry Schwartz (3/3)                   Jessie Manes Kalin (3/3)

Helen Cecile Cohen Zigler (2/27)

Lottie Margolis Harting (2/27)

David Goldhar (3/3)

MARCH 6-12, 2021          22-28 ADAR 5781

Alex Kalin (3/6)                  Lucy Shapiro (3/6)

Dorothy Levine (3/7)          Dorothy Stein Zakuto (3/8)

Israel Lazarus (3/9)             Fannie Karlip (3/11)

Goldie Harting (3/11)                   Moses Braun (3/12)

Abe Levin (3/12)                 Sammy Stein (3/9)

MARCH 13-19, 2021                  29 ADAR – 6 SIVAN

Fannie Gilmore Perlman (3/13)

Benjamin Jacob Scwartz (3/14)

Paul Landesman (3/14)       Max Berman (3/17)

Fannie Dashoff (3/18)         Sarah Ida Goldstein (3/18)

MARCH 20-26, 2021                  7-13 NISAN 5781

Arnold Schneider (3/20)               Isaac Stein (3/20)

George Levy (3/22)             Solomon Feinberg (3/22)

Harold Ember (3/23)          Ida Bierman (3/25)

Sam Rainbow (3/25)           Geoff Josman (3/26)

Judith Lynn Lazarus (3/25) Sarah I. Goldstein (3/12)

MARCH 27-APRIL 2, 2021       14-20 NISAN 5781

Rebecca Taylor (3/30)                  Mary Hodge Cohen (3/28)

Marion K. Levine (3/29)               Bruce Howard Feinberg (4/1)

Lottie Margolis Hartnig (3/29)     Bessie Golivesky (3/27)

Frieda S. Spieler (3/27)       Nathan Gollivesky (3/27)

Marvin Broomberg (4/1)

APRIL 3-9, 2021               21-27 NISAN 5781

Benjamin Druck (4/3)                   Molly Broomberg (4/4)

Richard Dunbar (4/8)                   Robert Sherman Stacy (4/8)

Daniel Litwak (4/9)             Hyman Dunn (4/3)

Betty W.          Hall (4/6)             Leon Bonnett (4/6)

George Aigen (4/3)

A Yahrzeit, a memorial lamp will (if available on the large bronze tablets) be lit in the Synagogue. On the appropriate date and a Mourner’s Kaddish may be recited

Kiddush, Yom Kippur 2019