Tomchei Shabbos Yad Yeshaya held its annual brunch at the home of Amy and Ron Friedman in Lawrence. The guest speaker was Rabbi Asher Stern of Cong. Avrohom Zev (Rabbi Gruber’s Shul). Pictured here are Rabbi Shalom Axelrod of Young Israel of Woodmere; Mr. Ron Friedman, host; Rabbi Kenneth Hain of Beth Sholom; Rabbi Asher Stern of Cong. Avrohom Zev; Mr. Moshe Lamm; Rabbi Dovid Shenker, head of JEP‑LI; and Hylton Lightman, MD.