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Voice of Faith

Riki Goldstein

When the disease continued to progress, Rav Segal pronounced: “Your avodah now is to be mekabel b’ahavah.” His words became the Wagschal credo

 

At Home on the Road

C. Rosenberg

Shachne Arye and Naomi Rowner took their family of nine over nine state lines, through national parks, discovering Jewish communities on an unforgettable RV escapade

 

Aim for the Stars

Bracha Stein

A wiry girl in front spoke up. “We’re not even leaving the Tristate area? You said we were going cross-country!”

 

Map the Starlight: Chapter 6

Leah Gebber

“Hush. Hush, Aster. Look what I found.” Papa reaches under the map that he is working on and pulls out an old piece of paper

 

Learning Curve: Chapter 54

Gila Arnold

“You’ve always been Superwoman. You did everything yourself, and did it much better than I ever could. There was nothing you needed, nothing I could give you…”

 

Grab the Reins: Chapter 13

Shoshana Schwartz

“Is anyone willing to share how they deal with difficult emotions? Or maybe I should say, to not deal with difficult emotions?” The silence grew loud

 

Lifetakes: Broken, Happy Families

Chedva Neuman

Ruchie’s parents are divorced. Her family consists of stepbrothers and half-sisters. She jokes how her family resembles the patriarchs: four mothers (almost) and three fathers



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Blame It on Amnesia
Rabbi Moshe Grylak He has no past, and therefore no future
Jogging the Memory
Yonoson Rosenblum Summoning up the past is not always so easy
Endless Summer
Eytan Kobre Time is the implacable foe of us all
Three Orphans and Two Afikomens
Dr. Meir Wikler Here is how children spell the word “love”: t-i-m-e
All for a Good Cause: The Conversation Continues
Mishpacha Contributors Readers weigh in on “All for a Good Cause”
No Question Too Small, No Problem Too Big
Eliezer Shulman In tribute to Rav Sraya Deblitzky ztz”l
Under the Chuppah
Rabbi Ron Yitzchok Eisenman Of course, I never mentioned my dream to anyone
The Detective: Part I
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer “It just showed me that his behavior is not normal”