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Sailors of the Sky: MJ Talks to Astronauts

Shira Yehudit Djlilmand

The word “astronaut” comes from the Greek words meaning “space sailor,” a perfect way to describe the job, and a very poetic one. Mishpacha Junior takes a peek into the world of those privileged people who “sail in space”…

 

A Day in the Life of Masbia

Rochel Burstyn

What is Masbia? Masbia is made up for four soup kitchens, the central one on Coney Island Ave, one in Boro Park, and two Henry and Susie Orenstein sites in Queens and Williamsburg. These provide delicious, nutritious meals for the poor, every single day!

 

FYI – What’s in Space?

Shira Yehudit Djlilmand

What is actually up there in space? Apart from the sun, the moon, and the stars, which we can see with the naked eye, there is an entire amazing universe out there – of which we’re all part!



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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