Join The Conversation With Mishpacha's Weekly Newsletter

The Vote is Cast

Yisrael Rutman

You may be too young to vote, but this article will give you a glimpse of what US voters will be doing on November 8

 

F is for Friendship: Fair Game

Ruchama Schnaidman

One of the most important things I learned was how to read my best friend’s face. But not her mind.

 

Jr. Tales: Best Man for the Job

Rachel Stein

I have to win the class election! Sruli thought, his heart doing a wild dance. I just have to!

 

Claim to Fame: Chief Rabbi Warren Goldstein

C. B. Lieber

The Shabbos Project has touched the lives of millions of people around the world, and it all began with one person and one plan

 

Breakthrough: Chapter 54

Tovy Mann

The Neimans experience the first Iraqi missile attack on Israel

 

Panic Button

Chevy Kepecs

My family was staying in one of the most luxurious resorts in Miami Beach. I couldn’t believe my good fortune, until…

 

Silver and Gold: Chapter 45

Zivia Reischer

Fraida and Leah discover that Sheva did not register for Shabbaton.



MM217
 
What’s in a Name?
Shoshana Friedman “What does Writer X have to say this week?”
Atonement — Fake and Real
Yonoson Rosenblum White confessionals and faux rituals
Four Walls Coming Full Circle
Eytan Kobre All the while, there’s been a relationship in the offing...
And Yet We Smile
Yisroel Besser We are the nation that toils to be happy at all costs
Out of This World
Rabbi Henoch Plotnick Dirshu Hashem b’himatzo — we are in Hashem’s company now...
Steven and Jonathan Litton
Rachel Bachrach The co-owners of Litton Sukkah, based in Lawrence, NY
Tali Messing
Moe Mernick Tali Messing, engineering manager at Facebook Tel Aviv
Sick Note
Jacob L. Freedman “Of course, Dr. Freedman. Machul, machul, machul”
Avoiding Health Columns Can Be Good for You
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman Only one reliable guide for good health: our Torah
Endnote: Side Notes
Riki Goldstein Most Jewish music industry entertainers have side profes...
Me, Myself, and Why
Faigy Peritzman Where there’s no heart and no love, there’s no point
Can’t Do It Without You
Sarah Chana Radcliffe When you step up to the plate, you build your home team
Eternal Joy
Mrs. Elana Moskowitz The joy of Succos is the fruit of spiritual victory
The Appraiser: Part III
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer Make sure your child knows his strengths
Hidden Special Needs
Rena Shechter You won’t see his special needs, but don’t deny them
Dear Wealthy Friend
Anonymous There’s no need for guilt. I am truly happy for you