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Forces Stronger Than Nature

Rabbi Yehuda Heimowitz

Rav Aryeh Finkel spent his entire life working on his connection to Hashem, and helping thousands of talmidim stretch themselves beyond anything they thought possible

 

Shuli, Where Are You?

Shlomi Gil

Israeli stage-and-music celebrity Shuli Rand, now a Breslover chassid, takes his secular audiences along for the ride that never ends

 

Always On Guard

Chananel Shapiro

Zohar Nini knows what it’s like to pull someone out of a watery grave. Realizing life’s fragility transformed one of Israel’s only shomer Shabbos lifeguards

 

It Could Only Happen in Summer

Sunshine and sea breezes. Ices next to the basketball court. Sweet, satisfying seasonal jobs. New discoveries only a heartbeat away in Mishpacha’s Summer Reading Collection

 

Life in a Loaf

Yaakov Rosenblatt

The bakery buzzed. Round cakes were cut out of rectangular sheets, icing was smeared by experienced hands, floral designs emerged magically from cloth bags

 

Gift on the Mountain

Slightly blurred by an early morning mist, the view suffuses my brain with quiet, creating mental and emotional space



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Weekly Struggle
Shoshana Friedman Cover text: promise big and deliver what we promise
Only Through You
Rabbi Moshe Grylak A response to last week’s letter, “Waiting in Passaic”
Are You Making a Kiddush Hashem?
Yonoson Rosenblum In communal affairs, “one bad apple…” often applies
Chance of a Lifetime
Eytan Kobre I identify with the urge to shout, “No, don’t do it!”
Work / Life Solutions with Bunim Laskin
Moe Mernick "You only get every day once"
Seeking a Truly Meaningful Blessing
Dovid Zaidman We want to get married. Help us want to date
Shivah Meditations
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman Equivalence between two such polar opposites is puzzling
Magnet Moment
Jacob L. Freedman Everyone’s fighting a battle we know nothing about
Secrets and Surprises
Riki Goldstein Top-secret suits Eli Gerstner just fine
Blasts of Warmth
Riki Goldstein Keeping the chuppah music upbeat in low temperatures
Behind the Scenes
Faigy Peritzman The intrinsic value of each mitzvah
Good Vision
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Good or bad, nice or not? What you see is what you get
Day of Peace
Mrs. Elana Moskowitz On Shabbos we celebrate peace within and without