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Light Up the Night

C.B. Lieber

Have you ever built your own bonfire? For cheder boys in Eretz Yisrael, bonfires and Lag B’omer go hand-in-hand!

 

F Is for Friendship: Missing Bags and Stronger Friendship

Ruchama Schnaidman

We all have strengths, and we pretty much know what we are good at. Same here, which brings me to my story…

 

Looking Back, Looking Forward: Starting a Fire

Devorah Hirsch

How did people survive before light bulbs, ovens, and cell phones? Well, there are many answers, but a biggie is fire. How are fires started?

 

Hide and Seek: Chapter 21

Bracha Rosman

The Glenners prepare the ransom money for the kidnappers. The kidnappers tell the Glenners they will contact them in the morning with further instructions

 

Picture of Loyalty

Zahavah Myers

“I really want to win first place,” she admitted. And only Esti knew how much she meant it

 

Stand Up and Be Counted: Chapter 6 - 49 Days to Becoming You

Devorah Grant

Libby is frustrated at the conformist attitudes around her, but is left thinking that there are perhaps positive sides to it, too.



 
What Are We Supposed to Do?
Rabbi Moshe Grylak A tried-and-true remedy — and it shook the heavens
Badgered into Submission
Yonoson Rosenblum Avatars of political correctness in search of dissenters
Drinking Doubt Away
Eytan Kobre Meaning is indispensable for generating happiness
Checks and Balances III
Mishpacha Readers The conversation continues...
Memorable Melodies of Modzhitz
Rabbi Mordechai Besser The struggling survivors became kings in shul on Shabbos
A Whole Song and Dance
Rabbi Ron Yitzchak Eisenman One of those small acts that are giant leaps of chesed
Diamonds
Jacob L. Freedman MD "Each Jewish woman is a bas Melech, Dr. Freedman!"
Streamlined Service
Riki Goldstein "JewishMusic Stream is still about classic kosher music”
Perfect Harmony
Riki Goldstein "The arrangements literally changed the entire song"
Hang On to the Glow
Riki Goldstein Back to the warm camp Shabbos memories
Marking Miracles
Faigy Peritzman The miracles are there, but our eyes are blind to them
Going Against the Current
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Wise to deny our kids something all their friends have?
Clothed in Splendor
Mrs. Elana Moskowitz When dressing up is spiritual, not superficial
The Spokesman: Part IV
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer Every sentence tells a story; make yours well told