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OVS Chai Lites - July 22, 2021

07/22/2021 05:01:15 PM

Jul22

Dear {{first_name}},

I’ve been back in the office for over a week now and I’m still processing my experience from the past month at Camp Ramah DRead more...

OVS Chai Lites - July 15, 2021

07/15/2021 05:01:30 PM

Jul15

Dear  {{first_name}},

Each year as Jews, we spend three weeks grieving something that none of us have ever seen, touched, heard or experienced. EachRead more...

OVS Chai Lites - July 8, 2021

07/08/2021 05:00:30 PM

Jul8

Dear {{first_name}},

I am so excited to announce our new Sunday School program – OVS Building Blocks – Come Grow with Us!
 
Children ages 3-7 wiRead more...

OVS Chai Lites - July 1, 2021

07/01/2021 05:01:02 PM

Jul1

Click here to send us your submissions
for one or more of the above!

Deadline for submissions is Friday, July 23.​​​​​​
Click heRead more...

OVS Chai Lites - June 24, 2021

06/24/2021 05:00:45 PM

Jun24

Exciting New Additions!
Join us welcoming the following new members to our Keilah:

Mark Borodovsky
Joshua & Terry Stolow
Gordon Singer & Rose SaffRead more...

OVS Chai Lites - June 17, 2021

06/17/2021 05:01:34 PM

Jun17

Summer and Fall
Plans are well under way for late summer and fall.
Please see the program and event listings below and
Save the Dates!

There are eRead more...

OVS Chai Lites - June 10, 2021

06/10/2021 03:56:28 PM

Jun10

New Mask Policy
Thank you to everyone who filled out our Attendance Policy Survey that was sent out last week. We are pleased to report that of theRead more...

OVS Chai Lites - June 3, 2021

06/03/2021 05:01:02 PM

Jun3

Dear  {{first_name}},

In the State of Israel, the role of head of state is independent from the head of government. The head of the state is the preRead more...

OVS Chai Lites - May 27, 2021

05/27/2021 05:01:18 PM

May27

Dear  {{first_name}},

When I was in college I took some classes in Israel. Specifically, I was working on an archaeological dig at Zippori and studyRead more...

OVS Chai Lites - May 20, 2021

05/20/2021 05:05:47 PM

May20

Dear  {{first_name}},

Many of you may be aware that the vast majority of comic books and superheroes were created by Jews in America. In fact, many Read more...

OVS Chai Lites - May 13, 2021

05/13/2021 05:02:32 PM

May13

Dear  {{first_name}},

Whenever I have arrived in Israel I’ve always been transformed. Part of me becomes something different from who I was beforeRead more...

OVS Chai Lites - May 6, 2021

05/06/2021 05:01:47 PM

May6

Dear  {{first_name}},

Ego is an easy thing to bog us down. It is easy to allow our egos to stand in the way of us seeing other people, and seeing thRead more...

OVS Chai Lites - April 29, 2021

04/29/2021 05:03:48 PM

Apr29

Dear  {{first_name}},

We are all aware of the tradition associated with New Year’s Eve (the secular one) when we count down the seconds until the Read more...

OVS Chai Lites - April 22, 2021

04/22/2021 05:02:02 PM

Apr22

Dear  {{first_name}},

According to the midrash, when the Egyptians were drowning in the Red Sea after we were safe on the other side, the angels in Read more...

OVS Chai Lites - April 15, 2021

04/15/2021 05:01:48 PM

Apr15

Dear  {{first_name}},

עוד לא אבדה תקותנו, we have not lost our hope. The Israeli national anthem is by far one of the most meaningfulRead more...

OVS Chai Lites - April 8, 2021

04/08/2021 05:02:26 PM

Apr8

Dear  {{first_name}},

Jewish humor has always been a dark and sarcastic brand of humor. Only a Jewish audience could truly appreciate the humor behiRead more...

OVS Chai Lites - April 1, 2021

04/01/2021 05:02:19 PM

Apr1

Chag Pesach Sameach
and Shabbat Shalom!
Please join us for the programs and services listed below.


Click here to sign up!
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OVS Chai Lites - March 25, 2021

03/25/2021 05:02:39 PM

Mar25

Rabbi's Message
Dear {{first_name}},

The time has arrived. Passover is no longer “coming up…”. It begins this weekend. Tomorrow will be theRead more...

OVS Chai Lites - March 18, 2021

03/18/2021 05:30:56 PM

Mar18

Rabbi's Message
Dear {{first_name}},

What is חמץ/Chametz?  It is anything made from certain grains that have risen. The definition becomes moRead more...

OVS Chai Lites - March 11, 2021

03/11/2021 05:03:24 PM

Mar11

Rabbi's Message
Dear {{first_name}},

When going through the Hagaddah each year, we tend to develop our own traditions and rituals that become sacRead more...

OVS Chai Lites - March 4, 2021

03/04/2021 05:21:01 PM

Mar4

Rabbi's Message
Dear {{first_name}},

As Purim is now safely in the rearview mirror, we turn our attention to the next holiday, Passover. As this Read more...

OVS Chai Lites - February 25, 2021

02/25/2021 05:02:26 PM

Feb25

Rabbi's Message
Dear {{first_name}},

On Purim each year, we choose to put on disguises and wear masks for the day. The origins of the costumes weRead more...

OVS Chai Lites - February 18, 2021

02/18/2021 05:02:56 PM

Feb18

Rabbi's Message
Dear {{first_name}},

“Remember what Amalek did to you on your journey, after you left Egypt — how, undeterred by fear of God,Read more...

OVS Chai Lites - February 11, 2021

02/11/2021 05:02:57 PM

Feb11

Rabbi's Message
Dear {{first_name}},

This week we begin the month of Adar. The month of Adar is a special month for the Jewish people because itRead more...

OVS Chai Lites - January 28, 2021

02/04/2021 05:03:34 PM

Feb4

Rabbi's Message
Dear {{first_name}},

Parshat Yitro is packed with some of the most profound words ever uttered and ever transmitted. Those words Read more...

OVS Chai Lites - January 28, 2021

01/28/2021 05:04:09 PM

Jan28

Rabbi's Message
Dear {{first_name}},

A number of years back a group of my father’s university students wanted to honor and thank him.  They loRead more...

OVS Chai Lites - January 21, 2021

01/21/2021 05:02:14 PM

Jan21

Welcome (back) to OVS Chai Lites! 
We decided to bring the old name back to "Chai Lite" the differences between our two weekly emails.

Each ThurRead more...

This Week at OVS - January 18, 2021

01/18/2021 12:00:53 PM

Jan18

Tomorrow


Final Session!

Wednesday, January 20

Click here for Hebrew Class

Click here for Introduction to Judaism

PasscodeRead more...

The OVS Weekly - January 14, 2021

01/14/2021 05:03:27 PM

Jan14

Rabbi's Message
Dear {{first_name}},

There are times when writing is not the easiest thing to do. Normally it comes from one of two places: eitheRead more...

This Week at OVS - January 11, 2021

01/11/2021 01:31:21 PM

Jan11

Wednesday, January 13

Click here for Hebrew Class

Click here for Introduction to Judaism

Passcode for both classes is Bureka1914




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