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Movers and Shakers

C. B. Lieber

Some people come up with great ideas that end up snowballing… turning into a movement that affects other people in their community, their city, even their country

 

F Is for Friendship: Don’t Judge

Ruchama Schnaidman

I didn’t mean to eavesdrop, but I did, and I heard something I probably shouldn’t have. They were talking about me.

 

Head to Head

Y. Bromberg

“I know kids don’t think riding with a helmet is cool,” Mr. Lewis said, his big eyes flickering in David’s direction. “But it saved my life once… Look at this, kid.”

 

Super Avi: Episode 3

Ruchama Schnaidman

I constantly have to remind myself that Avi is just 14 and was once a regular, popular kid with barely a care in the world

 

Breakthrough: Chapter 50

Tovy Mann

The Neimans give each other chizuk while waiting for Mommy’s return

 

Forgiveness

Bluma Schur

Our history is not something I’m proud of, to say the least. We were the modern-day story of Yaakov and Eisav, the stereotypical tale of two sisters shadowed by a long history of enmity

 

Silver and Gold: Chapter 41

Zivia Reischer

What had happened to their easy banter, that intuitive understanding of each other they used to have? Adina felt panicked. Was it gone forever?



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Weekly Struggle
Shoshana Friedman Cover text: promise big and deliver what we promise
Only Through You
Rabbi Moshe Grylak A response to last week’s letter, “Waiting in Passaic”
Are You Making a Kiddush Hashem?
Yonoson Rosenblum In communal affairs, “one bad apple…” often applies
Chance of a Lifetime
Eytan Kobre I identify with the urge to shout, “No, don’t do it!”
Work / Life Solutions with Bunim Laskin
Moe Mernick "You only get every day once"
Seeking a Truly Meaningful Blessing
Dovid Zaidman We want to get married. Help us want to date
Shivah Meditations
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman Equivalence between two such polar opposites is puzzling
Magnet Moment
Jacob L. Freedman Everyone’s fighting a battle we know nothing about
Secrets and Surprises
Riki Goldstein Top-secret suits Eli Gerstner just fine
Blasts of Warmth
Riki Goldstein Keeping the chuppah music upbeat in low temperatures
Behind the Scenes
Faigy Peritzman The intrinsic value of each mitzvah
Good Vision
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Good or bad, nice or not? What you see is what you get
Day of Peace
Mrs. Elana Moskowitz On Shabbos we celebrate peace within and without