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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.



 
Letters That Speak
Shoshana Friedman They tell us what it is that our readers want
Peddlers of Hope and Faith
Rabbi Moshe Grylak A personal tribute to two warriors of the spirit
Coddled on Campus
Yonoson Rosenblum Animosity against Jewish students going strong
Take Yes for an Answer
Eytan Kobre We’re not rage monkeys with skullcaps
Sefirah? What's Sefirah?
Rabbi Henoch Plotnik A tragedy swept under the rug?
Top 5 Jewish Reminders
Rabbi Dovid Bashevkin Have we lost our ability to remember?
Work/Life Solutions with Mordy Golding
Moe Mernick "It’s okay to change the plan as you go"
A Modern Eternal Flame
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman The classic rabbinic dictum still stands
I Don't Work on Shabbos
Baruch S. Fertel, MD, MPA, FACEP with Zivia Reischer You don't cut corners with Yiddishkeit
Mood Mix with Sheya Mendlowitz
Riki Goldstein "It’s a truly heilige niggun"
Truth Will Tell
Faigy Peritzman To constantly be in a state of upward motion
Mad at Dad
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Why many fathers get a bad rap
Eternal Victory
Mrs. Shani Mendlowitz To be personable, you need to develop your personality
The Baker: Part IV
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer "She’s just a pareve version of her potential self”